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Treasure Hunters and their Expeditions to Cocos Island

Treasure Hunters and their Expeditions to Cocos Island

Since time immemorial, over 500 expeditions have already been conducted to Cocos Island to search for the treasure. These hunts range from the use of simple method up to the operation of sophisticated equipment. Here are some famous treasure hunters who set foot in Cocos Island to find the treasure: John Keating (1841) It is […]

List of Treasures buried in Cocos Island

List of Treasures buried in Cocos Island

For you to be really convinced that Cocos Island is really a Treasure Island and join the belief of others like Stevenson himself for example, allow us to lay down all the treasures that were buried in this offshore Costa Rican Island. The Treasure of Davis (1685) Estimated current value: The reputation of Cocos Island […]

Treasure Island is Cocos Island

Treasure Island is Cocos Island

During the early days of Spanish colonization where bulks of gold were transported from one Spanish colony to another, Piracy was then the fad to get an instant wealth and live a life like Royalty. But as pirates themselves know that they are being chased by fellow pirates potentially losing all their loot, burying the […]

The Long-Lost Treasures of Lima, Benito Bonito and Devonshire

The Long-Lost Treasures of Lima, Benito Bonito and Devonshire

Now here’s an article that will surely spark your interest in Cocos Island: it’s about a hoard of accumulated treasure that has never been found and believed to be buried somewhere in the 23.85 square kilometer (9.21 square mile) land coverage of this offshore Costa Rican Island. Jacques Cousteau, during his visit in 1989, described […]

All you need to know about your Liveaboard Diving Trip to Cocos Island

Getting to Cocos island and boarding your liveaboard vessel doesn’t just require you to pack your things and pay your fees. It takes a little bit of preparation and some requirements in order for you to totally enjoy the beauty of Cocos island, both on land and underwater. Here are some preparations and requirements needed […]