I'm off to the Pleiades and saw my favourite "last civilized stop" is still under repair.

But it got me thinking about community hubs, Cross-roads for travellers, places to regroup and recover, fresh supply of everything.
(so High-tech, high security stations, with all the Economy's represented in the vicinity).

Clearly Legal Factions are going to be a must, as a well as Material traders near-by.
(Hand of God may be required to craft this rare combo (but whilst we are on it, why not just have a ship-yard-esque outpost, repair, outfitting, shipyard, all the brokers all in one place, sort of a port of call home away from home for diplomats, hustlers, entrepreneurs, and wanderers.

Humans and aliens, wrapped in two million, five hundred thousand tons of spinning metal . . . all alone in the night.

It can be a dangerous place, but it's our last best hope for peace.

This is the story of the last of the Babylon stations.....


Sorry lost track where was I?

Yes, the Inn at Bree,

where are your happy travel lodges on the way out of the hub and into the wilderness?