My 17th east coast virtual trip unlocked 22 badges in a very short time period last April and May 2012.
This 18th virtual trip spans from June to August 2012 and unlocked 12 new badges in Montreal Qc, Trois-Rivieres Qc, Toronto On, Tampa Bay FL, Schenectady NY and Bethlehem PA.
Here are 2 new badges unlocked in Montréal, Qc
- (Red)Rush Zero: Your check-in just triggered a $1 donation to fight AIDS. 1,000 babies are born with HIV every day. By 2015 we believe that can be close to zero. Keep checking-in at (RED) partners & retailers during (RED)RUSH through June 10. Learn more at redrush.com
- Dog’s best friend level 9: Woof! Woof woof woof woof woof! Woof! Woof woof! That’s 30 different dog runs! You should celebrate with a spoonful of peanut butter. For you or your dog – you decide. Visit 5 more to get Level 10. And Best Owner Award.
- You need to visit 5 new dog parks to move up one level. This badge was unlocked in Parc à chiens du Parc La Fontaine in Montréal, QC
Here is 1 new badge unlocked in Trois-Rivières, Qc
- Cité de Laviolette: Where might one find a Grand Prix, poetry, and round-the-clock poutine? Only in Trois-Rivières, of course. Saunter along the Saint-Laurent at the Harbourfront, then make for La Rue des Forges with some friends. C’est malade!
- You must follow this city on Foursquare and to 5 check-ins to recommended venues. This badge was unlocked in Camping Larochelle in Trois-Rivières, Quebec.
Here is 1 new badge unlocked in Toronto, ON
- Birdy Level 7: Birdies. Eagles. Albatrosses. Gophers. It’s a wild world out there on the golf course. Now just stay out of those bunkers, check the wind, and get that backswing just right… you’re an ace away from a Green Jacket! That’s 30 different golf courses! Swing at 5 more to unlock Level 8. Turkey time!
- You need to visit 5 new golf clubs to move up one level. This badge was unlocked in Granite Club in North york, ON.
United States: 8
Here is 1 new badge unlocked in Bethlehem, PA
- Sigma Chi: True friendship, equal justice and sound learning! You are exploring Sigma Chi. Now that you have this badge, be sure to get the other one!
- You need to do 4 check-ins to recommended venues by this Fraternity. This badge was unlocked in Sigma Chi Fraternity in Bethlehem, PA.
Here are 3 new badges unlocked in Schenectady, NY
- Tri Delta: The unlocking of this badge shows that you believe in the values of truth, friendship, and self-sacrifice. Go forth and steadfastly love one another!
- You need to do 4 check-ins to recommended venues by this Fraternity. This badge was unlocked in Tri Delta in Schenectady, NY
- Ace: You’ve stayed up ’til the wee hours to watch matches at Rod Laver Arena and Roland Garros and perfected your Johnny Mac outbursts and Sharapova shriek. Now prepare to face the likes of Novak Djokovic, slice an ace down the line, and make it a love game! No double bagel for you today! You’ll unlock Level 2 once you’ve checked into 5 DIFFERENT tennis courts.
- You need to do une dixaine de check-ins à des terrains de tennis pour mériter ce badge. Débarré à Heritage Tennis Court in Guilderland, NY
- Vinyl level 10: “You spin me right round, baby, right round. Like a record, baby, round round round round.” Congrats on finding one of the last record stores in the world! That’s 45 different record stores! We didn’t know if that many still existed. Consider us very impressed. Congrats on your Level 10 Vinyl Victory!
- You need to visit 5 nouveaux magasins de disques to move up one level. This badge was unlocked in Fuzz Records in Albany, NY.
Here are 3 new badges unlocked in Tampa, FL
- Sigma Lambda Beta Game Changer: You can now call yourself a true Sigma Lambda Beta game changer, and have the badge to show for it! Every day, you’re there to witness it like no other. Now, you can walk away saying you took part in the great change for SLB.
- You need to do 4 check-ins to recommended venues by this Fraternity. This badge was unlocked in Hyatt Regency in Tampa, FL
- C’est mon 365e badge Foursquare
- Back To School: Stacks on stacks on stacks! Time to get your learning on. But before you lock yourself up in ye olde library, use foursquare to explore your campus. Find a sneaky study spot, or the best cup of coffee (fuel!) – then leave a tip to pay it forward. Boom!
- You need to do 1 check-in sur un campus scolaire à la rentrée des classes à l’automne 2012. This badge was unlocked in USF Sun Dome in Tampa, FL
- Slam dunk bonus! (+1)
- First time at USF Sun Dome (+3)
- First of your friends to check in here (+2)
- C’est mon 380e badge Foursquare
- Time’s Political Animal (RNC): Welcome to the Republican National Convention, where the Grand Old Party comes together to nominate Mitt Romney for the next President of the United States.
Here is 1 new badge unlocked in Charlotte, North Carolina
- Time’s Political Animal (DNC): Welcome to the Democratic National Convention, where President Barack Obama will accept the Democratic nomination to extend his term for another four years.
- You need to follow Time at the National Democrat convention. This badge was unlocked in Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, NC
- Happy Labor Day! Stop wearing white! (+3)
- Première fois à Charlotte Convention Center (+3)
- De retour dans l’état de North Carolina (+3)
- 9794 miles depuis le dernier check-in (+6)
If you haven’t already done so, I invite you to check out all my other virtual trips and other Foursquare posts via my Foursquare Encyclopedia page, or my latest posts listed here below: