Some beachgoers enjoy digging through the sand looking for treasures, but what they find tends to be expected and pretty mundane. Once in a while, though, someone stumbles upon something totally out of the ordinary. Read on to see all the weird, creepy, sentimental or otherwise unbelievable discoveries that people have made on their seaside excursions.
40. Nintendo – with a game inside
The Nintendo Entertainment System as well as its many Game Paks such as Super Mario Bros., hit stores in the mid 1980s. And nearly 30 years later, one Reddit user found an NES that had washed up on a beach. The Redditor reported that the console had a game inside, too – although they couldn’t decipher which title it was.
39. Seaweed art
Granted, a piece of dried seaweed on the beach wouldn’t normally raise many eyebrows. But in late 2018 Reddit user chiken_cs shared a photo of a particularly eye-catching strand of undersea foliage. As they explained, the seaweed had “one end stuck in the sand,” so that when the wind blew and rotated it, it “drew concentric circles.”