Explore the town and go shopping, play at the beach, drink at the pub and much more.Using advanced social interaction and customizable characters, players can truly be themselves, virtually.
The idea is that you create a computer-generated version of yourself, called an avatar.
In Eros Island you can interact in an environment that very closely resembles your preferred real world social environments which can include activities like going to a restaurant, realistic interactions with other players, playing games in the arcade, and busting a move in the nightclub!
3DChat is a free online virtual world where players can make friends, find love and have fun.
The news agency Reuters recently announced that it was opening its first virtual bureau in Second Life.
Under-18s can play by signing up for Teen Second Life. It's free for a basic sign-up but, to have access to the whole of Second Life, players take out a subscription for .95 (about £5) a month.