Virtual Angel Island was generated from USGS topographic data. The physical island served as am immigration station for many years; its ferry landing is on the photo’s right side. Virtual Marin’s Angel Island serves a similar function as the grid’s default entry point.
Virtual Marin started in 2011 as a four sim grid. The mountains on the left in this photo have been replaced by Mount Tamalpais in the current version.
This is a collection of sims with Old West themes. Hypergrid address: hg.osgrid.org:80:New Mexico
Hypergrid hub to other sci-fi grids on the Hypergrid. Lani’s world is a grid that’s based on the spice world in the Dune novels.
Lani’s world is a grid that’s based on the spice world in the Dune novels. In the middle left, you see a sandworm crawling out of the dunes. On the Hypergrid, hosted on OSGrid.
Based on the German city of Darmstadt, the virtual Darmstadt is located in Craft-World and is on the Hypergrid.
Physically located in Dakar, Senegal, Collectif GawLab was organized in 2004 with the purpose of developing artistic projects in public places.
Hypergrid address: hg.francogrid.org:80:Innov-Africa 103,35,27
Freia Guillaume’s property in the former Albaycin sim, one of the Al Andalus sims that were shut down a few months later.
This was a tragic moment, when Rose Springvale dismantled the Al Andalus sims and shut them down. Al Andalus was a beautiful and elaborate recreation of Moorish Spain and a celebration of a period when Christians, Jews, and Moslems lived together. This was one of many wonderful sims that were forced to shut down when the discount for non-profit and educational groups was eliminated.