This wet jungle is home to hundreds of different plants and animals; some of these are venomous or poisonous. Some species of large predators make their home here. The tallest trees are around 316 feet / 96 meters tall, and the overgrowth is difficult to travel through without cutting tools. Ancient temples are lost deep within them. Indigenous tribes live in the jungle. Bring friends, relax, explore, and roleplay!
Slightly unusual and sprinkled with oddities, Journey Gardens offers your soul moments of peace and tranquility among the wildflowers, tall pines, and gentle summer breezes. Stop in the wise Woman's caravan home for a reading, or snuggle with your someone in the coffeehouse. Refresh your spirit with nature at Journey Gardens, brought to you by the highly anticipated Journey Magazine.
The Bixby Bridge was built in 1932, located south of Carmel on Route 1. Wildflowers always seem to be blooming, California Condors are flying overhead throughout Big Sur, and California sea otters are rafting in the kelp beds. These are just a few of the natural wonders that make Big Sur a great place to visit. Come on out and watch the natural magic unfold before your eyes, and create your own.
Named after the real Kuhfluchtwasserfälle in Bavaria, Germany, these grand waterfalls cross the whole Alpine Meadow region in multiple steps till they meet the sea, 120 metres below! The cobbled roads wind around the stream, spanned by several bridges, making for great strolls or rides with impressive views of the alpine forests, countryside, and the ocean. Alpine Meadow is one of the regions of the CDS-Confederation of Democratic Simulators, a democratic community established in SL since 2004.
Put a spring in your step and step into spring at the gorgeous Butterfly Conservatory. Visitors are transported to a tropical paradise full of lush vegetation, trickling waterfalls, and vibrantly colored butterflies. Nature is waiting for you at the Butterfly Conservatory!
Blue Finch is a beautiful getaway from the hectic rush of life. Come relax in one of the many cuddle spots, or explore the caves and underwater area. Plan a date night with your loved one with dinner and a movie. Lay on the beach and soak in the sun. Stop by the cafe for some specialty drinks and sweet treats and watch the waves.
When you visit Alurel Wandermere you will find yourself in a wonderful Medieval/Fantasy-themed land of beautiful surroundings that will put you in the mood to wander! Everywhere you travel you will come across lovely surprises like leaf boats, mushroom rings, fluttering fairies, places to rest and cuddle, and a selection of dances. One of the parcels might be perfect for your SL home. Visit soon!
Welcome Traveler! To A land of twilight where fairy magic beckons you to enter and explore its depths. The Faewylds is a land frozen in the mists of time by a magic long forgotten or yet to be discovered. Come alone if you dare, or bring a love with you to share in the beauty of the faelight. The wilds call to photographers and daydreamers alike!
El Cenote is a small land incorporated into the historic SoloDonna club, established in 2007. You will find peace and tranquillity and total immersion in nature and its sounds and colors. "Cenote" is a natural pit, or sinkhole, resulting from the collapse of limestone bedrock that exposes groundwater.
Welcome to The Nature Collective - a place that is all about connecting people with the wonder and joy of nature in the virtual world and beyond. Come explore a new home-base location at Windy Peak Park, learn more about TNC events, and grab the latest copy of their Explorer HUD for more beautiful nature spaces to explore. Don't forget to add your images to their Flickr group: flickr.com/groups/thenaturecollective
Exploring Moosehead Lake is an adventure you won't soon forget! Situated in the scenic Paisley Pines, this tranquil lake offers great fishing and recreational activities. Be sure to make a stop at the charming Blue Moose Cafe, perfect for grabbing a cup of coffee before continuing on your journey!
What the Buzz has undergone a Summer refresh! Come wander through the wildflowers and stop along the way to learn what you can do to help save the bees and other pollinators. Visit the lavender field, shop the market barn, and explore the secret garden. Pollinator info and beekeeping seminars will be available soon at the new Learning Center! Share your photos of What the Buzz: flickr.com/groups/whatthebuzz
The Land of Eight Places is a group of islands with interesting places to stay and hang out. Lovingly designed places with romantic corners, playful areas, magical moments, dream dances, and much more. Here you can relax and unwind. Also perfect for couples to be alone. Photographers are sure to find the perfect spot for beautiful photos. Don't forget to add your images to their Flickr group: flickr.com/groups/the_land_of_eight_places
Steeliehook Public Forest was landscaped by Jennifer Steele of Wilder Management Group. Explore and you will find 7S Fishing, a picnic, free camping, a waterfall, meditation, a drum circle, trails, and a beautiful zen spot to just relax. Come find your peace. Very low lag, and very beautiful atmosphere.
At the Grand Garden in Salerio you will find twelve intimate waterfront locations surrounded by gardens, three grand gardens to admire and walk in peaceful nature alone or with friends, one playground, and a rezzer station for boats. It is an enchanting place near the Blake Sea. Take a walk in the gardens, relax, and have fun.
Kaleidoscope, a Monarch Education Project, brought to you by MORPH Productions and SPARK Project, is an experience for the mind, heart, and soul. Follow the nature hike to learn about the importance of this beautiful butterfly and experience the breathtaking views of the monarch wintering grounds. Immerse in the butterfly experience while cuddling your beloved.
Eternal Retreat is an entire full region experience and provides a nature retreat feel with the influence of the following John Muir quote. "This grand show is eternal. It is always sunrise somewhere; the dew is never all dried at once; a shower is forever falling; vapor is ever rising. Eternal sunrise, eternal sunset, eternal dawn, and gloaming." - John Muir
Seagull Rock is a romantic village at the seaside, with a little harbor, shops, and restaurants in the city. A small beach is also nearby with a lighthouse where you can have the best view. Have a walk in the city, get a coffee in the coffee bar or visit the old Pub where you can have a cold beer or play darts. Use the elevator to get to the top of the lighthouse where you have the best view of Seagull Rock. You can relax at the beach, or visit the restaurant outside Seagull Rock and enjoy the sunset.
Welcome to Gooseberry Forest, a region located within the beautiful Gooseberry Estates community. Take a relaxing stroll through the forest and explore all that it has to offer. Follow the forest stairs down to the romantic fire pit and enjoy the amazing ocean views it offers. Perhaps lounging beside the peaceful, babbling brook is just what you need to unwind.
Wander through a lush forest using the horse rezzer or bicycle rezzer. Go for a romantic walk with your significant other using Vista couple hud rezzer, or find a sweet spot to fish or just relax and unwind by the lake. Part of Aussie Shores Estate, there is plenty to explore. Bloggers and Vloggers welcome.
Welcome to Virtual Norway. The place to find inner peace, go for a picnic, find your countryside forever home in nature surrounded by animals and fjords. Take a horse or a bicycle to explore, and have a coffee and a bite at the cafe. You can get a stamp for your passport from a forever tourist. You will find a Fishing place and camping spot. Enjoy your hangout here at Moon Lair, a Taste of Norway.
Welcome back to nature, but this time bring an umbrella. Enjoy the walks through nature, the splashing in puddles, the intimacy of the pouring rain, the warmth and comfort of the warm lodge, and the wonderful conversations by the fireside. Come visit the Cha Redwoods and let the stress of the world just wash away with the rain.
Dragonfly Grove is a peaceful, nature space. Stroll around or take a hot air balloon ride to discover spots to dance, cuddle, or relax by yourself. Enjoy a fireworks show by the water or dance in the clouds. Soak in the sun on a small beach or search for the cave and under hill house. Get lost in the maze, check out the tree house, and enjoy some games with friends. Stop by and unwind!
Norrland's rugged landscape is a real treat for all adult travelers. Scattered along the picturesque riding trail are beautifully furnished free cottages, suitable for short and long stays. Come takes pictures, walk, ride, jump, camp under the Northern sky and relax! They provide horses, however, you are welcome to bring your own equine friend or vehicle and rez it.
Welcome to "Le Jardin des Tuileriess" a realistic French garden located on the "Made in Paris" region. It is inspired by an authentic French garden you can find in Paris. Enjoy the lush greenery and the romantic atmosphere with a beautiful view of the Eiffel Tower. Don't forget to capture your memories with snapshots and add them to the Made in paris Flickr group: flickr.com/groups/made-in-paris
Enchanted Stardust is a nature-based Pagan destination in a park-like setting. There are many places for quiet reflection or chat with grounds that change with the seasons. You will find seasonal rituals, handfasting, sharing spiritual paths, a horse rezzer, and an underwater area with ruins to explore. It is a magical space designed by landscape artist nhoema.
At Angelinne Falls, enjoy exploring all the places of peace and relaxation. Be sure to visit the spot that showcases memories of all past Peaceful Moments builds. You never know what you might find. Breathe. Pray. Play. Remember. Just be. Peace and love to all.
Ipperwash Cliffs National Sea Shore is a public park dedicated to the enjoyment and beautification of mainland SL. There are miles of roads and trails ideal for hiking and horseback riding. Beautiful vistas for photography. Nearly two full regions of shores, cliffs, forests, and meadows to explore.
Nestled in a secluded area of Riverbook, scattered with lush shrubbery and green foliage, the Wild Branch Brewing Co. is a first of its kind craft beer brewery experience in Second Life. Immerse yourself in rustic tranquility with luxury amenities for the perfect nature getaway. It's your time to be adventurous, be secluded, be daring, be free - this retreat lets you do all of that and more.
Whimsy has been enchanting visitors since 2008. One of Second Life's most interactive regions, guests are able to trigger the volcano Pele, drive the train, hang glide, canoe, skydive, swim, dance, play games, or just relax in a lush tropical setting while listening to modern Hawaiian music. Fun, beautiful, exciting, and wickedly funny, Whimsy is for everyone!
Welcome to The Wylde. Be gentle, be kind, find peace. Come wander the forest trails, dance in the grassy meadow. Find comfy places to sit and relax, to cuddle, to chat with friends. Explore the watchtower and the observatory. Search for the magical cavern and the hidden grotto.
Discover fun and nature in the serene surroundings of The Redwood Grove. Take a rustic train ride across the lush landscape, bungee jump from the height of a redwood tree, enjoy a water slide that twists and turns along the trunks of the majestic Sequoias, or simply hike the trails and traverse across rope bridges. Excellent photographic opportunities as well!
The Hamptons is a beautiful, relaxing retreat for everyone to enjoy. Gorgeous photogenic scenes of nature can be experienced and explored, which were inspired by Northern East Coast and Western European landscapes. This lovely destination has plenty of hideaways to cuddle, relax, and get away from from the crowd and the noise.
Wander amongst the trees and be surprised at the delights of the Fairytale Forest (can you find the hidden treasure chest?) Discover the Ballroom of the Mermaids and walk with trepidation through the Dark Wood. Travel to distant Asia to the island of Enoshima or back in time to the classical world of Delfai (and have your prophecy read by the Oracle). And mostly come for peace and tranquility.
Spring has come to the Isle of Elar. Here you can go horseback riding, hiking, gliding, or even ride a hot air balloon. All is there for your enjoyment. You are invited to find a secluded spot for a cuddle or even something more intimate. Be ready to be swept away by the beauty of Elar. Share your photos in their Flickr group: flickr.com/groups/14782016@N22
Enchanting Scottish Isle inspired by the landscape of the Inner Hebrides islands basking off the Western coast of Scotland and the charming Isle of Skye. Take a peaceful stroll and atmospheric photos at this exquisite acclaimed region. Design by Minnie Atlass. Add your images to their Flickr group: flickr.com/groups/3985845@N25
Located on the northwest flanks of Mount Campion the highest mountain in SL, Roscommon Ridge is an annex of Mount Campion National Forest. Containing over 37,000 sq meters of gorgeous alpine garden of trails, canyons, forest, rivers, waterfalls and caves. Well suited for horseback riding and photography. Come and explore!
RoseGarden is the home of LadyRose, decorated to show all four seasons in one region. Each island focuses on the emotion of each season. Spring has whimsy, budding romance, gardens, and a treehouse. Summer is perfect for vacation, parties, lounges, bars, tiki house, and pool. Fall has an eerie cemetery, ghosts, magical/possessed items, and camping. Winter has comfort, family time, snuggles, and warm happy Christmas time!
Raven Hollow Equestrian is a beautiful, family-oriented horse boarding and event facility, offering one of the most realistic equestrian experiences in SL. They boast an active and friendly community of like-minded equestrians with weekly events and riding lessons, stall rentals with private and shared turnout options, a competitive show team, and a horse soccer team. It is Teegle pet and avatar friendly.
PAL Park is a lovely family-friendly venue with many amenities. Whether single, a couple, or part of a family there's something for everyone. Included is a sizable playground area, games, picnic area, cafe, and more. Avatars of all ages, Zooby and other brands of baby or pets are welcome.
The Nature Center at Mt. Campion National Forest is loaded with educational displays and park information. The park now has over two full regions of trails, mountains, forests, and caves. Mt. Campion is the highest mountain in mainland SL! There is lots to explore, perfect for photography and horseback riding.
Mount Campion Caves National Forest is over 150,000 sq meters of beautiful parkland, landscaped to look like a natural mountain park. It has the largest natural caves and caverns. Above ground are miles of scenic trails through natural canyons and forests. There is hiking, horseback riding, camping, and photography. and cabin rentals. Located on the slopes of Mount Campion, the highest mountain in SL on the beautiful Heterocera mainland continent. You can roam for weeks!
Mindful Cove exists to provide both an entry point into Second Life, and an ongoing community region for newcomers and long-time residents alike, based on the core principle that SL can be an excellent place to engage in activities that support emotional and mental well-being.
Alurel is a residential, fantasy-themed estate and everyone is welcome to wander the regions. Bring a friend and dance, look for surprises, find quiet places to meditate, take a boat out on the lake, and explore! The autumn glory of the forest is waiting! It is newcomer friendly and perfect for relaxing.
Spring has sprung with a flourish in the Garden of Whimsy. The fairies have come out from hibernation, flittering about in flower fields and among the trees. Come visit wee friends, and ride the Unicorn or Pegasus over the blue and red meadows. Relax in the spa, hang out in the butterfly conservatory or star gaze around the bonfire on the beach. Everyone is welcome.
Everything starts as somebody's daydream! Welcome to DayDream Believer, a place between consciousness and semi-consciousness where our minds wander. Currently in a winter setting, enjoy daydreaming at this destination and share your images in their Flickr group: flickr.com/groups/14757153@N25
Crowne Heights Community is a Role Play Community themed in the 1950s time period. They support the MyStory and Beyou role-play systems for your living and leisure needs. Their upper-tier community is made up of beautiful homes for rent, an interactive basketball court along with a full playground for MyStory users. You can find their monumental Crowne Jewel Hotel, which is now a historical attraction. A Memorial Park and Sweet Magic Bakery can also be found on this level. Their full services include but are not limited to, Pink Ladies Hair Salon, A Cut Above Barbershop, and Batista's Day Spa. In the Downtown area, you will find interactive bowling and library, The Spotlight Jazz club, and a movie house with premier movies by LP Kidd. The lower-tier community is made up of beautifully built brownstone rentals with a full playground for Beyou users, and an elementary school.
London 1914-1918 is a fictional representation, inspired by the British metropolis during the Great War. Points of interest include the Admiralty on Whitehall with Room 40 (cryptanalysis), the Board Room, and a little museum with historical information regarding the Royal Navy during WW1. Explore the Whitehall area and the back streets of the Victorian Quarter.
Rungardvik is a Viking settlement located on the coast of Norway. They live in 12th century, follow the traditions of Norse Paganism, worship the Norse gods, train in combat, hunt, fish, sail, and learn about the Norse lifestyle and mythology. Visit the welcome center for more information.
WWII Central is the ultimate World War II-based combat experience in Second Life. It's based on Operation Market Garden, NL 1944. Geared towards VICE weaponry and vehicles, it’s the only area that allows for direct access to over 40 combat regions for warship and aircraft combat, with WWII Central serving as the regions for both infantry and vehicular combat.
The Battle Of The Bulge combat area is based on a snowy area in the Belgian Ardennes and features an interactive flag capturing system. There are destructible parts of the environment, as well as a varied landscape that extends from the forest and wheat fields into a small city center! Made for VICE vehicles and infantry.
Step through the Time Portals in the laboratory to travel back in time! Train like a gladiator in ancient Rome. See Shakespeare's new play at Tudor London's Globe theatre. Visit a chateau just outside 18th century Paris. Explore the slums of 19th century London. Dance the night away in 1930s New York. Or put a dime in the jukebox at the Diner in 1950s-60s America. And much, much more!
Wright Brothers Regional Airfield (ICAO: SLWB) is a dual-runway public airport situated in the Jadu region of northwestern Jeogeot. The aerodrome is located on the coast of the Jeogeot Gulf and as such has access to its large rez-enabled combat area designed for World War II and modern naval warfare. This is the home too for SLCG Substation Jadu.
Gion Kobu Hamachi is a Japanese Edo period role play region circa 1867. The region is run by the geisha of Karyukai Okiya, Second Life's first geisha community. They provide live entertainment in the form of Japanese ozashiki or banquets, dance shows, and traditional seasonal festivals. The region contains two tea houses, an indoor and outdoor theater, Shinto shrine, park lands, and an new art gallery.
With a gangster on every corner, the Chicago of the 1920s is alive with action as daily battles rage over control of the city's bootlegging rackets. Explore the historic city with its speakeasies, jazz clubs, and dark alleyways. Chicago also offers events such as live music and DJ's at their many speakeasys.
Some towns have stories, Tombstone has legends. Experience Wild West role-play set in 1899. Built with historical accuracy, Tombstone is one of a kind. Made up of nine different regions, Tombstone boasts seven different towns, a couple of regions for residential living and Winslow (a Western Shopping district). Will you be a outlaw or law? A Judge perhaps? Come join the fun!
Nestled among the hills and mountains of Colorado, the bustling town of Amiville is home to a variety of peoples, flora and fauna. A modest town in size, yet featuring businesses of convenience such as saloons, banks, bakeries, courthouse, church, funeral parlor and more. Cowboys gather at the the local saloon, humorously named "the Tipsy Maiden" where they drink, socialize, tell their tall tales or gape at the dance-hall girls.
Pray ye visit this enchanted land that recalls a time when lords and ladies danced in the Royal Court of King Henry VIII. Many skilled artisans worked tirelessly to ensure that every castle, abbey, and monastery in the Parish of St. Minutia remain faithful to their historic forebears.
Travel back in time to the silver mining town's vibrant heyday. Located high in the Rocky Mountains, Creede boasts a diverse population and breathtaking views. Locals enjoy the convenience of shopping, horseback riding, civic offices, blacksmith, barber, hotel, saloon, school, church, bank, opium den, and much more. Miners are asked to visit the bathhouse prior to entering the saloon.
The Virtual Pioneers group was founded in 2007 by a small group of historically-minded avatars that enjoy using virtual environments to learn and explore. Join them in Second Life at their frequent meetings where they tour or have historically themed events. More info at virtualpioneers.org
Step through the Time Portal in the mysterious laboratory and visit London during the Victorian and Edwardian era. The time machine has a virus, so the time zones have been a bit mixed up. Visit some of the shops and buy clothes from a time when people still dressed in style or buy furniture from a time when these were crafted by people with real experience and talent. Once you're all dressed up, go for a meal at the oyster seller, say a prayer for the poor at the church, have a dance at the music hall and end your evening with a sing-a-long and few pints of ale at the Ten Bells pub. But be careful... the slums and backstreets are the hunting grounds of Jack the Ripper!
Step through the Time Portal in the laboratory and visit London during the Tudor era. Have some ale at the tavern, visit the market, train your abilities with a sword and enjoy a new play by William Shakespeare at the Globe Theater at the end of the street! You can also shop with some of the best creators of historical items in SL.
Travel back in time to this big city during an amazing era. Wander down Unter den Linden, explore the dirty old back streets, see a movie at the cinema, visit the museum, enjoy cabaret, dance the Charleston in a small Tanzlokal or at the gay Eldorado club in this role-play region with a 1920s dress code (freebies provided).
Syrinx is a beautiful and authentic Viking village. This moderate, non-combat location includes period-appropriate buildings and activities, they've even got the animals and plants native to Scandinavia. There are many places to engage in chores, spiritual and cultural exploration, relaxation, chores, adventure and maybe a little romance. Beware of sharks and bears!
Melissa is an a temporal reconstruction of a classic Roman city. Melissa may be a Praefectura, Colonia or a Municipium somewhere in provinces, an outpost to secure and spread the Romanitas in the conquered area. Also the headquarter of Aesopica: sl-events.wixsite.com/aesopica
Step through the Time Portal in the laboratory and visit London in 1940, during the height of the Blitz in World War 2. Have a beer at the pub, dance the night away at the Trocadero club, go shopping in some of the best vintage shops of SL, see the damage done by the Luftwaffe... and when the sirens go... run!
Inspired by the operations of the British Grand Fleet during WWI, this destination is a Historical WWI era roleplay. It presents the flagship HMS Iron Duke in real size and captures the mood of that era, in the setting of Scapa Flow. Explore the dreadnought, climb up the forecastle and the bridge, go belowdecks and visit the wardroom, the admiral's and officers' quarters, the ratings' mess, and the galley.
Eight Winds is a roleplay region which is a representation of 10th century Japan during the Heian Period. Full of political intrigue, the Fujiwara Regents are the power behind the Emperor. While the commoners toil, the Nobles, and Samurai look to ever improve their standing.
Antiquity is a light RP estate set in the mid-1700s to the late Victorian era combining the elegance and sophistication of that time with the roughness of that past. It is home to beautiful architecture, including a noteworthy historical reproduction of 19th century Buckingham House (later Palace), themed historical areas, several historical royal courts…and pirates. Antiquity, a life like no other.
Step through the Time Portal in their mysterious laboratory and visit New York during the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. The time machine has a virus, so the time zones have been a bit mixed up. Go shopping and find items from the golden age of style and when yer all dolled up, have a meal at Delmonico's, catch a show, get a drink at the speakeasy and dance the night away at the Cocoanut Grove and rent a room at the Ambassador hotel!
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