Xylorith, the subterranean city beneath the Alalenos Mountain Range, stands as a testament to the resilience of its current inhabitants.
Carved into the heart of the rugged mountains, the city is a labyrinth of intricate tunnels, grand chambers, and luminescent caverns.
Ancient stone architecture, adorned with elaborate carvings depicting mythical tales of survival, lines the city’s vast underground passages.
Finding the Entrance.
Upon entering Xylorith, the Leyfolk are greeted by a soft, azure glow that emanates from bioluminescent crystals embedded in the walls, casting an enchanting ambiance. The air carries a faint scent of damp earth, mingling with the refreshing aroma of the subterranean pools fed by hidden underground springs. These pools, rare remnants of the world’s lost waters, are guarded treasures, providing life-giving hydration to the city’s population.
Winding pathways lead to bustling marketplaces where traders gather to exchange goods, their wares glinting in the gentle light.
The city echoes with the sounds of blacksmiths hammering, scholars debating ancient texts, and children laughing, creating a harmonious cacophony that permeates the air.
Elegant bridges span across chasms in Xylorith, connecting districts and creating a harmonious flow between the city’s various sections.
The Council Chamber
Despite the harsh conditions of the world above, Xylorith remains a beacon of hope and civilization in the depths of the Alalenos Mountain Range. Its people, bound together by a shared determination to thrive, have turned the challenges of their environment into opportunities for innovation and community. In the subterranean sanctuary of Xylorith, life persists, resilient and vibrant, amidst the shadows of a world forever changed.