There are several flat mountains in the desert with the oasis where you fight Sheena. There is a kind of central mountain, surrounded by the other six. Search here to discover a shadow shield, You can collect another shield every time you search. These shields can be sold for $4900 each and can yield enormous profits.
Easy Priest experience
Take priests with a power staffs on a search mission and have them repeatedly use the staff on themselves. Although they will only earn 2 experience points every time this is done, it can start to add up.
The spring surrounded by three mountains
The FAQ mentions the following location: "Near Karmak's island and just a couple castles east of
is a strange area where there a three mountains
arranged in a triangle in the middle of a forest. Search in the center of these
mountains, and you will find a spring Cheshire
The spring that is surrounded by three mountains is the "holy spring". If you talk to the priest in the town to the east of it he will tell you to purify yourself in the spring. You must then go to the town south of the spring and talk to the mayor, he will ask you if you've heard of the spring, say "Yes", he will then tell you were it is located. Now that you know were it is send a class 4 priest to the spring and search, you will be asked if you wish to purify yourself, answer "Yes". Now travel to the town east of the spring and once again talk to the priest, he will teach you the spell of "Rebirth".