Much like with love, when we stop searching we make the best discoveries. You could spend all day dragging a metal detector across the beach, but often it is the person taking a casual stroll that happens upon an unexpected treasure. At least the people on the list below would probably agree with this philosophy, each one found their own unique 'gems' at the most random times and in some very odd places.
Scroll down below to check out this neat list of awesome and even historical finds that people happened upon while they were out and about. Don't forget to upvote your favs!
#1 So My Friend Found A Message In A Bottle While Fishing
#3 My Friend Works In Recycling. He Found A Filled Diary From 1941
#4 While Walking On The Beach In Hawaii My Wife And I Found This Glass Ball That Had Become The Home Of Small Marine Ecosystem
#7 8 Year Old Girl Saga Found A Sword From The Iron Age In Lake Vidösten. Estimated To Be About 1500 Years Old, It Is The First Sword Of Its Kind To Ever Be Found In Scandinavia!
#8 Found A Guinea Pig That Was Abandoned In The Woods While I Was Playing Disc Golf. She Has A New Home Now