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Travel 52 Challenge – Postcard 5: Caprica

2013 11 11 capric rock view

This past week has been particularly difficult and energy sapping as I’ve battled a hefty dose of hay fever on top of a pretty nasty stomach virus all whilst balancing the pain of a major tooth ache, which couldn’t be worked on due to the virus. A never-ending circle of bad temper and self-pity ensured.

2013 11 11 Caprica Caravan

Logging into SecondLife today to find a landmark to Caprica, that had been left for me was a welcome relief. To wander with no purpose was exactly the right medicine life was sending me.

2013 11 11 Caprica field

Setting off on my exploration upon landing I was instantly captivated. A very real life sigh escaped as the tranquillity of the meadows flowed into my tired body. 

Taking time to read the description listed in parcel details I nodded in agreement at the simple words.

“A place to rest in the peaceful harmony of natural beauty…. enjoy 🙂 “

2013 11 11 Caprica Harbour

Although a hive of activity for any harbour the docks lay silent. Letting my mind drift to sounds of crashing ocean waves echoing around the rocky rim.

As the sunshine breathed life into my weary soul I wandered for over an hour, exploring every nook of this beautiful island retreat.

2013 11 11 Caprica Greedy

Spying a Greedy table upon the pier of a sparkling lake, complete with ducks, I imagined a group of friends enjoying time out from busy lives, enjoying friendship and fun amongst the peaceful setting.

It made me more determined to calendar time in the near future with those whose company I enjoy. Especially as the busy festive season approaches.

A smile never far from my lips as I watched the shadow of the eagle soaring high above me. With rabbits playing amongst the rocks it seemed so fitting to find fairies within the hidden cave.

2013 11 11 Caprica Fairy Cave

Caprica is indeed a precious find amongst the buzz and demands of life in SecondLife. With the luxury of an Intan available and plenty of spots to just sit and let the time go by, Caprica is an excellent place to visit, be it on your own for renewal or with a special someone creating a treasured memory.

2013 11 11 capric boat shedLocation: Caprica

slurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Caprica/11/144/22

Everyone is welcome to join the SL Travel 52 Challenge at any time. Full details can be found here.

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6 comments on “Travel 52 Challenge – Postcard 5: Caprica

  1. Cougar Sangria
    November 12, 2013

    Take care of yourself. Glad to hear you are on the mend. As usual your photos are a feast for the eyes.

    • purplebutterflylykin
      November 17, 2013

      Thanks Cougar for your kind words, so very appreciated right now.

  2. Andro
    November 12, 2013

    Oh wow!! Lets go… Andro

    • purplebutterflylykin
      November 17, 2013

      Yes we must … make a time for next week after my deadlines 🙂

  3. Dremmy
    November 15, 2013

    Be sure to take Andro, PB. It is a beautiful sim. I have revisited it a couple of times on my horse which was quite fun. Amazing photos too.

    • purplebutterflylykin
      November 17, 2013

      Oh riding around it on horseback would be totally beautiful!

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