Travel 52 Challenge – Postcard 8

“When you look into an abyss, the abyss also looks into you.”  ~ Friedrich Nietzsche
5-1-14 w Draco 3
Yesterday I visited the China sim for the very first time.  From what I read from a description on it the sim was designed as an interactive Chinese brush painting.  It’s not a new sim.  It’s just new to me, having never visited or even known about its existence.
5-1-14 w Draco 7
I must admit as much as I still enjoy the wonders of this virtual world I had lost a little of that exploration bug.  Someone once told me that the novelty does wear off after a while.  Maybe there is some truth to the statement.  I like to believe that I try to always keep that inner child open to the creative imagination that gets sparked by the things I do in this world, including exploring places like this one.
5-1-14 w Draco 4
In thinking about this.  Sometimes I just lack the patience to stand still long enough for a place to completely rez so that I can enjoy what it offers.  More often than not I teleport out as quickly as I entered.  The landmark in the inventory for a future visit and as time passes the intention of visiting becomes something of the past.
5-1-14 w Draco 5
Though I was quite happy to visit this place and was quite delighted with the concept.  The simplicity is what makes it very appealing and beautiful in my eyes.
5-1-14 w Draco 6
Location: China Sim
If you would like to participate in the SL Travel 52 challenge, you can find all the information here at a SECOND for Imagination.

6 thoughts on “Travel 52 Challenge – Postcard 8

  1. It looks lovely in your photos. I have found that when I visit a new sim I am too busy looking for photo ops to be able to enjoy the location. I only seem to be able to just enjoy the places I have already explored, like visiting an old friend.

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    1. spunknbrains

      I have that too — always looking for that photo op. Though its nice once in a while to leave myself out of the photos. 😀

      There is probably hundreds of places I don’t know about that are just as lovely. I do believe that often times whats blogged is the new things in a race to capture the new before anyone else does. 🙂

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      1. Yes, you’re right about the “new” factor. But some of my favourite places on the grid are the ones that have been around for a long time. I especially love the ones that don’t change seasonally – that way I can have a bit of spring in winter or autumn colour in summer 🙂

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