The weather in Antharia is perfect, except for an occasional hurricane in late summer. Mid-spring in Antharia brings the Marble Pageant, followed in the summer by the shark-wrestling in the Flathead Stadium every weekend.
During the month before the Pageant, normal third-class fare to the island can cost as much as Zm17. During the month of the Pageant, hotels are crowded and prices are inflated.
Places of interestEdit
The Antharia University, the shipbuilding factories in South Anthar, the marble mines in the Peltoid Valley, the port of Marba with the 20-bloit conveyor belt, and the Bella Quease. Festeron is another famous a village which was enslaved by the Evil One but freed afterwards.
The island became a part of Quendor and this victory gave Duncanthrax undisputed control of the Great Sea, and put the superb ship-building facilities of Antharia at his disposal. The conquest of Antharia also gave the kingdom access to Antharia's famed granola mines although no one in Quendor liked granola. From there, Quendorian explorers were enabled to discover, explore, and eventually conquer, the Eastlands.
John Paul Flathead set a new record for the most circumnavigations of antharia on a raft towed by groupers.
Antharia has been ruled by a council of four "Elders" - one from the Shipbuilding Guild, one from the Granola Miners Guild, one from the Marble Cutters Guild, and one from a popular waterfront pub called "Emu's".