How to... Use SLURLs to Teleport:
Start by opening up the SL program in a separate window or on your browser. (FILE - NEW WINDOW or NEW TAB)
Login to your SL user account.
Click back to this CyberCultures guide in your browser.
Select a SLURL (to the right), and click on it.
A new tab will open called “Slurl – location-based linking in Second Life.” Click on the orange TELEPORT NOW button. (You’ll get a pop-up stating that an external application must be launched.”) Click LAUNCH APPLICATION
Click back to the Second Life page; the SL grid map will appear show your newly selected location; click the blue TELEPORT button at the bottom. Your avatar will be transported to your newly selected SLURL.
Let there be light!!!
TIP: If it’s dark in your SL region and you need more light, from the drop-down menu at the upper left of your screen, choose WORLD – FORCE SUN – NOON. Be aware, however, that some builds in Second Life look their best at midnight.
Recreation & Tourism:
Basilica San Francesco di Assisi: http://slurl.com/secondlife/san%20francesco%20assisi/246/109/65
Beijing Forbidden City: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Versu%20Richelieu/194/197/26
Caves of Lascaux: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Modesta/112/40/59
Clanger's Inventions: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Clangers%20Inventions/94/184/37
Costa Rica: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Guanacaste/232/76/26
Dresden Gallery (Germany): http://slurl.com/secondlife/Dresden%20Gallery/123/128/26
Dublin, complete with a kissable Blarney Stone: Dublin 147, 104, 25
Mexico - Chichen Itza Archeological Site: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Visit%20Mexico/198/70/39
Morocco, created by students: Casablanca 135, 87, 26
Renaissance Island: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Renaissance%20Island/122/56/27
Sistine Chapel: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Vassar/168/93/24
Travel Huds (Commercial): http://slurl.com/secondlife/Yangeulla/83/10/62