Hello all. I thought it only logical to follow up my Elwynn Forest tour with one of Stormwind City…even though it’s been a while. Stormwind City is the largest human city of Azeroth. Used as a hub of travel by air, sea and land, Stormwind is a busy city for merchants, adventurers and travelers.
The main gates are very impressive with their twin look-out towers and massive iron-bound wooden gates. The Stormwind lions are just the first examples of the wonderful stonework that pervades the whole city. The most impressive of the fine stonemasons’ work to be found is in the Valley of Heros. This walk from the main gates to the interior city wall is a lesson in humility and history for the new visitor to Stormwind. Huge statues of the heros of the Alliance Expedition that went through the Dark Portal to the world beyond to seal the dimentional rift from the other side. I would recommend to all adventurers that it is worth the time to stop and read the plaques on these statues at least once in their travels. Farseer Umbrua, a shaman trainer, can be found relaxing in the Valley of Heros.… Read More »