The Serpent's Journey
A thoroughly unpleasant, swampy little island within less than two weeks’ distance from Puerto Sagrado. While close to the heart of the colonization effort, only the most devout ever bothered to set foot here. The island lacks valuable resources, the swamps are all but impossible to navigate, teeming with hostile wildlife and enveloped in a miasma that carries terrible diseases. If that wasn’t enough, the local tribes are rumored to follow gruesome gods that inspire them to ever more horrendous acts of savagery.
Despite the island’s foul reputation, the Crown’s only settlement, Sunshine Harbor seems to do reasonably well since the new governor took over about two years ago, although rumors abound about the terrible price he must’ve paid to turn around the fortunes of a town that lingered in poverty and obscurity for decades beforehand…