Located in historic Nova Albion with a view facing Yamato and the Ahern welcome area, this area serves as a small information location and hangout for explorers of the Second Life mainland. Ample seating for discussions with voice-enabled, resources on both the local area and other notable mainland locations, and of course, snow cones served by a robot.
Sol·ace - comfort in a time of distress or sadness. Just as the name says, come find comfort in the music. At SOLACE they play Rock, Metal, Alternative, and Grunge music post-90s. There is also a voice lounge where you can play games including Greedy, Skipee, Pool, and Air Hockey!
♕Savage Socials♕ is not a club, meaning there are no regular DJs or Hosts (music stream is provided). It's a social voice hangout that was simply created as a public place where people can casually meet one another. It is a friendly and comfortable environment for all, including new and old members.
Stoner Hangout has a New Orleans-style build and is a chill place to light up, hang out, smoke, and visit one of their many venues with live DJs playing all genres. They offer shopping, education, art, and community. They are a voice chat hangout that is LGBTQIA friendly with photogenic spots everywhere! See you there!
Established in 2015, The Adventurers Tiki Lodge is a voice hangout and entertainment complex that is a love letter to Tiki Culture. Featuring 10 explorable areas with a friendly community with seasonal and weekly events and a fully functional movie theater.
THAPLUG 2.0 is an urban-themed voice hangout. From newcomers to regulars, their melting pot style community has plenty of opportunities to enjoy some riveting conversation! Once you become one of their valued residents you'll have the option of engaging in role-play with their exclusive combat hud experience.
Ever wondered what a day in NYC would be like? Come enjoy a day of shopping and play! Loaded with The Main Event monthly shopping event mainstores, shops, arcade games, bowling, beer garden with karaoke and earn! Perfect for a date night dinner under the Brooklyn Bridge and if you're feeling wild hop on a segway or car and ride around the city that never sleeps.
Searching for excitement in your Second life? Look no further than Palazzo Park! The ultimate in fun and entertainment, boasting a wide array of activities for family and friends! Enjoy laser tag, bowling, a movie theater with syncing screens, an arcade, billiards, a game lounge, live entertainment, and more! It is voice-enabled and MyStory compatible.
We Are The Party is an inclusive voice hangout that hosts karaoke, party events, and trivia! The landing point has a skating rink, karaoke area, and games right on the beach. There are easily accessible platforms with more themes and builds to see. New events and builds are added frequently.
London City has a multilevel freebie store with regularly updated mesh clothing and accessories. Additionally, there is a tutorial area, with Support staff to assist new Residents. You can enjoy daily events with free-to-enter contests and Linden Dollar prizes, live voice chat, a busking area, sandbox, pubs, clubs, concert area, and a large hangout park, where new and older residents mix. For details see mainlandlondon.blogspot.com
Central park is a newbie-friendly voice-enabled hangout and sandbox. The best vacation starts by relaxing on a sofa - by the ocean! Hop around this newbie-friendly destination and meet new friends, dance your heart out, fish for rewards, enjoy horseback riding, or just lay along the shores to relax. Be your own supermodel! Shop for freebies at the sandbox and dress your avatar. These and a lot more! Visit Central Park and have the time of your life!
Brevin Cat Island is an educational and relaxing space to learn about our feline friends. Enjoy exhibits about cats, feline behavior, nutrition, and interesting cat breeds. Relax in the cafe among the friendly cats, watch informative video presentations, or reflect on lost pets in the Rainbow Bridge Memorial Park.
The Seafarer Marine Institute is dedicated to advancing knowledge of the oceans through interactive Second Life experience. The Institute has a sustained commitment to science and education through a marine center that includes graphics and displays with informative educational materials. It also includes an underwater observation habitat with marine life and boats for use above the water.
Established in 2014, the VW MOOC (Virtual Worlds Massive Online Open Course) is a month-long course on connecting online for collaborative learning and teaching through Second Life and other virtual spaces. This location is their headquarters. Learn more at facebook.com/groups/vwmooc
Owning property is a fun and rewarding part of SL, so it's important to get all the facts before making the big commitment. The VRLI helps Residents make informed decisions about land ownership by providing information on topics like management, renting, and maintenance.
Whole Brain Health (WBH) on Inspiration Island, a partner of Rockcliffe Univ, provides information and offers regular activities that help you stay fit, have fun, and stretch your mind, body, and spirit! Earn honors and L$ rewards by solving quests and hunts. Make new friends in this diverse, innovative, and caring community.
The goal of the VW Education Consortium (VWEC) is to bring educators together both to share what has been successful and to tackle obstacles across virtual platforms and communities. For more information contact: Valibrarian Gregg, Elli Pinion, or Dodge Threebeards.
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
SORBET is an acronym for Socially Responsible Behavior through Embodied Thinking. The SORBET Project is a learning activity in response to the changing settings of learning in the context of COVID-19. The SORBET Project aims to give learners a more grounded understanding of the need to develop the new habit of safe-social-distancing, beyond just a declaration of ‘head knowledge’.
Spanish with Eugenia is an educational project focused on teaching Spanish as a second language. Maestra Eugenia Calderon uses Second Life because this world, as an immersive environment, is a great tool to teach. Classes for basic, intermediate and advanced students. Contact Maestra Eugenia Calderon to schedule an interview.
Cypris Chat strives to provide an educational, fun and interesting environment for English learning and teaching. Members have the chance to be part of a living community surrounded by others who are learning, teaching or simply interested in speaking English with people from around the world.
Established in 2008, Builder's Brewery is one of Second Life's oldest destinations for learning. Visit and take a free training class and learn all about building, textures, scripting, mesh, animations, and more. Join their 3x award-winning group, and there is even a Sandbox for builders. Check their website for their schedule of educational events. More info at buildersbrewery.com
Walk through this giant Interactive build that shows functional areas of the human brain. Brain regions activate (glow) based on functions, such as dancing and love. Developed by Osangar and expanded upon by the WBH team, in cooperation with DavidArguna, a neuroscientist.
ARCHI21 is an ongoing EU-funded project, combining learning and teaching of, in and through the fusion of languages, architecture and design. Dynamic spaces and places designed and built by students, faculty and architects support the experimentation, experiential learning and professional development in the evolving process of knowledge building across disciplines, professions and countries.
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