X Marks the Spot

Have you ever dreamt of finding buried treasure?

As you’ve likely heard, 82-year-old Forrest Fenn is hoping to make that dream a reality. Forrest is stoking the imaginations of would-be treasure seekers across the world by giving away a million-dollar fortune via a treasure hunt. He has buried a treasure chest somewhere in New Mexico, and has been releasing clues about its location, stemming from his poem, “The Thrill of the Chase.”

What do you say? Are you ready to give it a shot? If so, Bing is a great place to start.

· Use Bing Travelto find a great flight to New Mexico.


· Use Bing Mapsto scout for potential treasure locations.


· Checkout Bing Shopping to find equipment. Perhaps a metal detector or an Indiana Jones hat?

· Once you’re in Albuquerque or Santa Fe, use Local Scouton your Windows Phone 8 to find a spot to carb load before you head out to the desert.

· See which of your friends have lived in or visited New Mexicowith Bing sidebar and ask for their insider tips.


· Or, just use Bing to get in the treasure hunting mood by clicking through relevant clips from movies like Indiana Jones or National Treasure on Bing Videos.

These are just some of the ways Bing helps you get in on the excitement – not to mention a leg up on fellow treasure seekers.

Good luck.

– The Bing Team

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