HG Safari



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HG Safari
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Home of HG Safari, with information about our weekly hypergridding trips. Free items, including mesh clothes at Meshanthropy store, also on the island.



Why be a Sponsor of opensimfest? Is it expensive, exclusive, complicated? Here are three stories of ordinary folk who decided to get involved.
https://hgsafari.blogspot.com/2022/05/the-sponsors-tale.ht...

Marianna : I wouldn't consider these "ordinary folk" These are all talented wonderful mentors of opensim who have brought us beautiful worlds and lots of magic! 20 hours ago
HG Safari 2022 Week 14
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 days ago [25 May 2022 12:00 SLT]

Music, Music!
Destination 1 Joao Frazao at the Safari portals. Portuguese maestro of the strings Joao plays for us while we peruse the HG Safari Self Guided Tours portals, and the Inworld Review studios
grid.avacon.org:8002:safari
Destination 2 Moses Rau plays for us on the Star Trek themed builds of Stormy Scorpio, enjoy the music and explore the mind blowing environments featuring a range of ships and space stations, and planetary pleasures on Vulcan and Klingon, not to mention the holodeck landscapes.
artdestiny.de:8002/MistyIsle/109/85/9312
Be sure to come get the Lms this week, much of the action will be happening in the sky!

Thanks to Jillian2000Quintessa of Discovery, and to Stio Mactomais of Osgrid and Marstol of Kitely for their awesomeness. So many fun places in opensim to visit.. so little time! https://hgsafari.blogspot.com/2022/05/belfast-and-japan-ph...

Three famous names ... what do they have in common?
https://hgsafari.blogspot.com/2022/05/three-good-reasons.h...

HG Safari2022 Week 12
Starting from hg.osgrid.org:80:HG Safari
~ Flight Week ~
~Destination 1~ International Spaceflight Museum Kitely. Rosa, Mike and the ISM group invite us to come take a look at the past present and future of space flight.
grid.kitely.com:8002:ISMuseum
~Destination 2~ Tarn Flying on Counter Earth
All bets are on, as we go Tarn racing ! Board these giant birds and try your hand at the race course, and watch your friends hopelessly crash into the ground. Courtesy of Havoc Rau and the team on Counter Earth.
jand.dyndns.biz:7002:Tarn Stadium
Two new posts today, one about the end of an era, one about a new project just getting started
https://hgsafari.blogspot.com/2022/04/third-lifes-charm.ht...
https://hgsafari.blogspot.com/2022/04/the-queens-of-castle...

Marianna : I hope we see Sunbeam again one day, I love her writing style and her focus was keen as to what we wanted to learn about. Like you Thirza I love to read you too, thank you for your thoughtful style w... 29 days ago
HG Safari 2022 Week 11 SEASON 2 !!
Where: HG Safari
When: 25 days ago [4 May 2022 12:00 SLT]

The Great Outdoors, Indoors! Welcome to Season 2 of the new Safari trips.
Please note the date and time, if you are new to the Safari group events.
This week, Canada and Japan.
*Destination 1* Creanovale in the Spring. Kelso and Dabici invite us to see their beautiful grid decked out for the Spring, with walks, rides, sports, nature, and cultural activities. We arrive at the landing point, and then TP from there!
login.creanovale.ca:8052
*Destination 2* Abyss Observatory on JOG. Yan Luria the curator of the Observatory welcomes us to Japan Open Grid. Please note - this is a giant region with many many things to see. We are going to focus on the Ocean part of the build on this trip. We arrive on the Drill Ship, see the Fukushima exhibition, then dive to the ocean depths to see the Jules Verne exhibit.
jogrid.net:8002:Abyss Observatory and go to coordinates 493/306/140
*There will be more precise LMs available at the Clubhouse. For the best experience, please join us there about 10 minutes before the event starts.*

Special Safari Easter Hunt!
Where: HG Safari
When: 1 month ago [20 Apr 2022 12:00 SLT]

Ange and Nani invite us all to a special Safari on their Easter Hunt region Arborea
This is a Princess Hunt, for how it works, watch the video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1fmB1LP-zok
Note the region is already open so you don't have to wait for the Safari visit to go and see it!
hg.sgrid.org:80:Arborea

YaY HG Safari back online brighter than ever. Even the grumpy camel survived. HUGE CONGRATULATIONS AND THANKS to 1/ the people behind the scenes who worked to make this happen - and 2/ everyone who chose not to bore us to death by whingeing about OSGrid being offline.
The final HG Safari of the season, we went to see Ferd Frederix and Joe Builder's new install, and then a long conversation with Crista, 2 blog posts because so much happened.
https://hgsafari.blogspot.com/2022/03/safari-goes-silent.h...
https://hgsafari.blogspot.com/2022/03/closing-at-cristas.h...

Thirza Ember: Season 2 of the Safari will run from May 4 to July 6 and is already fully booked. Season 3 will run from September 14 to November 16, always supposing we have not been nuked yet. Spaces in the calend... 2 months ago
HG Safari 2022 Week 10
Where: HG Safari
When: 2 months ago [16 Mar 2022 13:00 SLT]

IMPORTANT:
THE SAFARI BEGINS 1 HOUR LATER THAN USUAL in USA/Canada
due to 'Spring Forward' Clock Change
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DESTINATION 1 "Silent Refueling" on Outworldz
Ferd Frederix invites us to explore this sci fi themed build, which is based on the 1972 movie "Silent Running" with Bruce Dern https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p69lEMn0I8k
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DESTINATION 2 Mondego vLab
Crista Lopes aka Diva Canto invites us to a conversation about the State of OpenSim, and its place going forward in the metaverse, if such a thing exists.
nile.ics.uci.edu:9000

https://hgsafari.blogspot.com/2022/03/safari-jukes-it-out....


Thirza Ember: Just two more Safari trips in this final season. Thank you all for the support and the enthusiasm you've shown, both the hosts and the tourists. 3 months ago
HG Safari 2022 Week 09
Where: HG Safari
When: 3 months ago [9 Mar 2022 12:00 SLT]

Books, Big Art, and Carnival
Please come to the CLUBHOUSE on OSgrid to meet the group, get the LMs and find out any last minute changes. hg.osgrid.org:80:HG Safari
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DESTINATION 1 Books and Art at the MdM. Rosanna Galvani invites us to check out the new Ebook library at the Museum, and to see some of the famous art collection on the surrounding regions
craft-world.org:8002:Uqbar 2
DESTINATION 2
Fun and dancing on Wyldwood! Sample the sights of New Orleans, learn more about the Bayou, and indulge in some Carnival dancing with Harmony Beningborough and the gang
wyldwoodbayou.com:8002:Wyldwood Bayou N'Awlins

HG Safari 2022 Week 08
Where: HG Safari
When: 3 months ago [2 Mar 2022 12:00 SLT]

Get ready to be syncopated!
DESTINATION 1 Jukebox by Cherry Manga This brand new build is an exploration of classic Manga builds reimagined with a unique musical soundtrack. Make sure you have Advanced Lighting turned on or you will just ... feel very sad. Hint - the Jukebox is the teleporter.
grid.copykat.ovh:12000:Jukebox
DESTINATION 2 Coopersville by Koshari Mahana. This is an Edwardian themed build with lots of fun activities from the era. read more here https://coopersville.mystrikingly.com/
grid.kitely.com:8002:Coopersville

Corny party begins on HG Safari in a little more than an hour! chance to see some primmy treasures of yesteryear, then a concert by Whirli Placebo

Part One of this week's HG Safari trip. Because it was just that big.
https://hgsafari.blogspot.com/2022/02/the-folly-of-phaedra...


Max Hill: Thank you very much to all the visitors as well as to Thirza without whom this would not have happened. It was a pleasant moment for us to have received you. Thank you again for being here. 3 months ago
HG Safari 2022 Week 07
Where: HG Safari
When: 3 months ago [23 Feb 2022 12:00 SLT]

CORNFLAKES WEEK!
DESTINATION 1 Our traditional visit to the region held by Wordfromthe Wise
scriptedart.work:8002/cornflakes-tribute
DESTINATION 2 Concert and party with singer songwriter Whirli Placebo at a new Cornflakes inspired build by Cherry Manga, in the sky above the Clubhouse.
hg.osgrid.org:80:HG Safari

HG Safari 2022 Week 06
Where: HG Safari
When: 3 months ago [16 Feb 2022 12:00 SLT]

Technology on the Move
DESTINATION 1 James Webb telescope on Logicamp grid. Learn about the new technology taking the place of the famous Hubble telescope. logicamp.org:8002:Var5
DESTINATION 2 Nova Saunders invites us to visit Portage, a historic American town where train and canal transportation helped connect the country with cutting edge tech in the 1850s onwards.
grid.sciencecircle.org:Portage

HG Safari 2022 Week 05
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 months ago [9 Feb 2022 12:00 SLT]

Art and Taj week!
Please join us at the clubhouse before start time, to pick up the LMs and have a chat.
hg.osgrid.org:80:HG Safari
DESTINATION 1 Spooky City
Tryad and Loru Destiny, Stormy Scorpio and Moses Rae welcome us to their grid. First stop, SPOOKY CITY an inner city build featuring examples of the rl art of Tryad, and then Stormy shows us one of her sims.
artdestiny.de:8002:Spooky City
DESTINATION 2 TAJ MAHAL
Tosha Tyran shares with us her meticulous recreation of the Temple of Love. Chat to the NPCs, snap your own souvenir photos, and dance with us! You're bound to fall in love.
craft-world.org:8002:Taj Mahal

HG Safari 2022 Week 04
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 months ago [2 Feb 2022 12:00 SLT]

Please meet us at the Clubhouse before we begin jumping!
DESTINATION 1
"Travelling in the Metaverse – Defining Your Travel Outfit and Suitcase" A Presentation in Chat hosted by AI Austin. Come and share your experiences, technical knowledge, and views on future tweaks that would improve the hypergridding experience.
hg.osgrid.org:80:space city
DESTINATION 2
Govega Sachertorte and Locked Semaphore welcome us to The Caves, Neverworld Grid. Tunnel build by Andron Rae, This immersive underground experience is a celebration of the life of the artist Pasha Theas
hg.neverworldgrid.com:8002:The Caves

HG Safari 2022 Week 04
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 months ago [2 Feb 2022 12:00 SLT]

Please meet us at the Clubhouse before we begin jumping!
DESTINATION 1
"Travelling in the Metaverse – Defining Your Travel Outfit and Suitcase" A Presentation in Chat hosted by AI Austin. Come and share your experiences, technical knowledge, and views on future tweaks that would improve the hypergridding experience.
hg.osgrid.org:80:space city
DESTINATION 2
Govega Sachertorte and Locked Semaphore welcome us to The Caves, Neverworld Grid. Tunnel build by Andron Rae, This immersive underground experience is a celebration of the life of the artist Pasha Theas
hg.neverworldgrid.com:8002:The Caves

https://hgsafari.blogspot.com/2022/01/best-practices-in-ju...
Some Safari Regulars weigh in with their strategies for surviving the HG stampede.

HG Safari 2022 Week 03
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 months ago [26 Jan 2022 12:00 SLT]

Cyber and Craft!
We meet at the Clubhouse as hg.osgrid.org:80:hg safari to get LMs and gossip. Come early to dance a bit, if you want.
DESTINATION 1. Scripter and builder and freebie fan Cyberstar Cyberglow invites us to see his ancient Prim built Castle!
cyberdatastorm.com:8002:Welcome
DESTINATION 2. Wolem Wobbit in concert for an early birthday party on CRAFT GRID The theme is INTERNATIONAL! so dress accordingly.
craft-world.org:8002:HYDRA

HG Safari 2022 Week 02
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 months ago [19 Jan 2022 12:00 SLT]

Begins 12 noon Grid Time (SLT)
Meet at hg.osgrid.org:80:HG Safari
THE WIZARD AND GRIDTALK
We continue this season of Safari with two iconic destinations.
Take time to set your MEDIA to PLAY automatically and turn up your sounds for the first destination, or you will miss most of it.
Please come to the Clubhouse, so you can meet everyone before we start jumping.
1: GRIDTALK region for the 12th anniversary of Dorena's World grid. This german language grid has been online for twelve years, a real achievement! Explore the grid, or come dance with Dorena Verne, Anachron Young, and the residents and friends of the grid. WHat does it take to keep a grid going this long? Come and share your views.
dorenas-world.de:8002:GridTalk
2: THE WIZARD, Kitely. Renowned artist and poet Karima Hoisan has prepared an immersive horseback ride through the magical world of The Wizard. The ride lasts about a quarter of an hour, and involves sounds, media, npcs, particles, music and more. Meet Karima and hang our in the bar after you have taken the ride.
grid.kitely.com:8002:the wizard
For your convenience, the LMs for the trip are available in the LM box at the HG Safari Clubhouse. See you Wednesday!

HG Safari 2022 Week 01
Where: HG Safari
When: 5 months ago [12 Jan 2022 12:00 SLT]

Begins 12 noon Grid Time (SLT)
Meet at hg.osgrid.org:80:HG Safari
HUNTING AND FISHING
We begin with two very easy grid hops.
This week's mission - compare two very different regions and games. Please come to the Clubhouse, so you can meet everyone before we start jumping.
1: MANDJELIA, OSgrid This is a dinosaur egg game by Nani Ferguson and Ange Menges. Find the eggs, and the portals to get to the different levels of the hunt.
hg.osgrid.org:80:Mandjelia
2: GREEN HILL ZONE, Mobius Grid. Fishing game on the welcome region of Mobius, hosted by Ruby Mobian, Serra Royale and the gang. (Ask about their GitHub!)
To play: when you arrive on Mobius Landing area, look for the NPC dressed as Santa, and click on anything he says that is underlined.
main.mobiusgrid.us
For your convenience, the LMs for the trip and the fishing gear and instructions are available in the LM box at the HG Safari Clubhouse. See you Wednesday!

Safari Returns
Where: HG Safari
When: 5 months ago [12 Jan 2022 12:00 SLT]

The start of a new, short Safari Season. 10 action packed weeks of fun.
Start point is on our new HG Safari sim on Osgrid, courtesy of Ange Menge.
As usual, destinations will be announced a couple of days before each event, so watch this space!
For any who didn't watch Wizzina's machinima of the Last Safari, check it out here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6vHuY1cvBRI

HG Safari Week 179
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 years ago [21 Feb 2018 12:00 SLT]

DESTINATION 1 Coin Hunt on Desert Oasis with Bill Blight
Our first destination is now grid.opensim.life:8002:desert oasis

DESTINATION 2 We visit the futuristic and graceful City of Art in the sky, called Canvas City on Mobius grid
grid.mobiusgrid.us:8002:canvas city

The weekly Safari trips ended on May 23, 2018, after four years and 191 trips around the metaverse.

HG Safari Week 189
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 years ago [2 May 2018 12:00 SLT]

DESTINATION 1 A 90 minute visit on Viewtwo grid, with Brian and friends, to see a Var region that's equivalent to 256 regular regions, to talk about Opensim Core Developer Ubit's latest version, and more.
hg.viewtwo.net:8654
DESTINATION 2 With Nyom Chung and Drang Po we visit a Hunt and explore what's new on Kalasiddhi Grid.
kalasiddhigrid.com:8002:Dharma_Town

HG Safari Week 192
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 years ago [23 May 2018 12:00 SLT]

The last Safari, a party with three hours of live music on hg.francogrid.org:80:hgsafari

HG Safari Week 191
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 years ago [16 May 2018 12:00 SLT]

The penultimate Safari

HG Safari Week 190
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 years ago [9 May 2018 12:00 SLT]

Two more interesting destinations

HG Safari Week 188
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 years ago [25 Apr 2018 12:00 SLT]

DESTINATION 1 Mesh Ruth Fashion Expo on TanGLe
Learn about the new Mesh avie by Shin Ingen made for Opensim, see clothes designed to fit this avie, and dance to the tunes of DJ Rusty
tanglegrid.net:8002:HG Station 1 then go to Expo Isle
DESTINATION 2 starting 1.30 SLT
Lumiere Noir Celebration on Sanctuary Grid
Tosha Tyran and Jessie Campbell present a NPC show, the prim tutorial on Ivory City, and a dance
sanctuary.homelinux.org:8012:ivory city 4

HG Safari Week 187
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 years ago [18 Apr 2018 12:00 SLT]

DESTINATION 1 Discovery Grid
Tenbears Running is our guide as we tour three regions on this relatively new grid, owned by Angel Destiny. We'll see Spirit Rock Ranch, Crocodile Island, and Fantasy Sea. Discovery Grid is owned and run by Angel
discoverygrid.net:8002:Spirit Rock Ranch
DESTINATION 2 Ilan Tochner on Kitely
Kitely owner Ilan Tochner meets us to discuss the success of his grid, tells us about the future, and talks tech. Bring your most probing questions. We're guests of Daniel Hoffman on his r

HG Safari Week 186
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 years ago [11 Apr 2018 12:00 SLT]

DESTINATION 1 CELTIC SANCTUARY, OSGRID
Live music from CelticMaiden Warrior on her home region - enjoy the songs, explore the mountain wilderness region with its lakes and forests - watch out for the NPCs!
hg.osgrid.org:80:celtic sanctuary
DESTINATION 2 KENG CITY, DIGIWORLDZ We're invited by Antoinette and Nubian Keng to see their Black HIstory Commemorative Museum, to dance and learn about Keng City
login.digiworldz.com:8002:keng city

HG Safari Week 185
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 years ago [4 Apr 2018 12:00 SLT]

Two OSGrid destinations this week
DESTINATION 1 Emil Jannings on Zweet Zurroundingz
Listen to Emil with a selection of Live Readings on the theme of April Fool, also enjoy the d=music dance, and explore the woods on Amsterdam Bingy's signature region... caution, slow rez, cache before if you can!
hg.osgrid.org:80:zweet zurroundingz
DESTINATION 2 Celebrating 10 years of Virtual Belfast and the Maritime. Stiofain MacTomais invites us to discover the Curzon Theater, with documentaries about the architectur

HG Safari 183
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 years ago [21 Mar 2018 12:00 SLT]

It's the Equinox, so wear something appropriate.
DESTINATION 1 "Art et Life" at Guinguette
Wizardoz Chrome and Aime Socrates have prepared a beautiful exhibition of French impressionist paintings on Ignis Fatuus Grid's seminal region Guinguette.
ignis-fatuus.no-ip.biz:8002:guinguette
DESTINATION 2 Antarctica with Larysa Firehawk
Learn about this fascinating continent, experience sounds, animations, and hear news of Larysa's upcoming participation in the upcoming Centre for Fine Print Research event in

HG Safari Week 182
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 years ago [14 Mar 2018 11:00 SLT]

Culture, Music and Art in opensim.
DESTINATION 1 Tryad Destiny Digital Art, with special musical guest, Moses aka Tom Albury (http://tomalbury.com/)
hypergrid.org:8002:artdestiny

DESTINATION 2
"La Liberté Guidant le Peuple A. Delacroix"
A famous painting that has been re (or mis)interpreted in a lot of famous ways. Watch the video posted below to get an idea about why you should care. We will see an exhibition of paintings inspired by the painting, curated by Katia Parcdesarts
hg.francogrid.org:80:P

HG Safari Week 181
Where: HG Safari
When: 4 years ago [7 Mar 2018 12:00 SLT]

DESTINATION 1 Ieko Catnap art on Francogrid
Beautiful region by a wonderful artist, visit the gallery and dance at the Irish Pub
IMPORTANT this region takes a long time to rez! Cache it in advance !
hg.francogrid.org:80:Imaginaire-de-Ieko-18
DESTINATION 2 Sporting Fun with Bill Blight
Bill's showing us more of his wonderful opensimworld... details TBA
grid.opensim.life:8002


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Thirza Ember 24 days ago
Wow what a fun and crashy Safari yesterday! thanks to everyone who made it a success https://hgsafari.blogspot.com/2022/05/kicking-off-in-canad...
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Thirza Ember 2 months ago
Osgrid is not coming back for at least two more days
The Safari tours are over for the first season, but anyone who just wants to hang out and talk grid hopping, some of us will be on the Safari Annex at the usual time.
The address grid.avacon.org:8002:Safari
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Kelso.Uxlay 5 months ago
It is a great pleasure to see HG Safari returns.
All the best for the new season and beyond
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Jessie Campbell 3 years ago
We all send huge mountains of love to you dear. Thank you so much for your tireless work for all of us! Here's a wish that your life is perfectly perfect !Huggs!
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Thirza Ember 5 months ago
Jessie you are in my heart.
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Power OfGreen 4 years ago
Im so sorry to see it go! It was one of the best things in Opensim. Thank you for the journeys. much love
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victorialogan 4 years ago
excelente!!
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starchild 5 years ago
Love your place very nice mesh clothes thank you!
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