We're starting play at the Outs Inn in hex 2618.
The area of this map is about the size of Greece or Scandanavia. Travelling from hex to hex takes a month if the weather is favorable and the journey is on good ground or a road, and requires an appropriate number of wandering monster checks.
Hyborea is off to the NW. The Arctic Wastes lie to the N. The Elder Kingdoms are NE, across the ocean. The civilization of the Seafarers extends E. The Lost Continent stretches off SE. The Isle of Dread is to the S. The Southern Devastation lies to the SW. The Savage Empires raid from the W.