Online users can now travel back in time to the medieval world by clicking through a collection of international research on the first digital platform of its kind.
The Green Bay Packers haven't beaten the San Francisco 49ers since December 5, 2010, since which date they have played, and lost, four straight games. Now, as the 3-0 Packers travel to San Francisco to face the 1-2 49ers, it would appear...Show More Summary
Google does a tremendous job updating its maps and navigation software for smartphones, frequently releasing new versions of Google Maps that bring over several interesting tricks meant to make traveling an enjoyable experience. TheShow More Summary
Google Maps for iOS has become a lot easier to use when you're in a hurry and quickly need to check how to get to your destination. The app now shows you all the possible ETAs for all the transportation types it supports in a single page, just like its Android counterpart. Show More Summary
Every day, we pass business signs. Big billboards, tiny gold leaf etching on glass doors, honking neon lights—all of this signage is part of the visual white noise of one's daily travels, whether it be by foot, car, bus, or train. But...Show More Summary
The pins I stick in a map of where I have traveled are starting to look like a severe case of acne.
Whether you're a bona fide globe trotter or just dream of visiting parts unknown, nothing says romance and adventure quite like travel. (By Cakes 2 Cupcakes) So it's no wonder you see everything from wedding to baby shower cakes featuring...Show More Summary
Freeman's October 22 Books, Maps & Manuscripts auction is an invitation to a world of adventure for armchair travelers, political scholars, and bibliophiles of all creeds. Whether following Alice on her adventures in Wonderland through...Show More Summary
Ever wondered about how your town or travel destination's air quality might affect your health? Here's your chance to find out. On Sept. 18, the Beijing-based environmental nonprofit Air Quality Index China released a real-time, interactive map displaying air pollution levels around the world. Show More Summary
If you've ever wondered what it'd feel like to travel back in time and walk the streets of San Francisco, this might be the closest you'll get — at least for now. Two developers, Dan Vanderkam and Raven Keller, had the brilliant idea...Show More Summary
You can use Google Maps without Internet access! The Offline Places feature is built into Google Maps, and there are all sorts of reasons you should be using it. Maybe you’re travelling to a new country and won’t have data. Maybe you’ve cut your data plan altogether to save money. Show More Summary
BERLIN — When thousands of refugees arrived at the main train station in Munich last weekend, hundreds of awaiting Germans held up signs saying "Welcome Refugees." Many of the travelers, though tired and exhausted from their dangerous and long journey, expressed joy and thankfulness. Show More Summary
Google Maps is an amazing piece of software. I would argue that it has changed the way motorists travel in many ways. With Google Maps you can find gas stations, locate a nearby hotel, and even avoid tolls, traffic jams, and boring routes...Show More Summary
Discover top attractions, restaurants, hotels and events and then curate your own theme-park plan. Write and read reviews of your favorite theme parks and attractions too. Call me old-fashioned, but you know those theme-park maps you...Show More Summary
Originally I planned to take a train last week from Prague to Brno within the Czech Republic. Buying a train ticket online was more difficult than I anticipated. Google Maps recommended Student Agency bus as the cheapest transportation option between Prague Airport and Brno. Show More Summary
As any savvy traveler knows, standing on a street corner in a strange city looking at a fold-out map is basically in invitation to muggers. Staring at your smartphone screen as you navigate is just as (or maybe more) dangerous. Designer Dénes Sátor came up with an ingenious way for visitors to make their way […]
You are here …and here. This is, apparently, the directions to Schrödinger’s elevators in the Möbius building. Or maybe you are there to meet yourself traveling back from the future, in which case you should run -or take an elevator- to avoid a paradox. Show More Summary
With Paris' eight palace-hotels all vying for the top spot in the luxury traveller's heart, standing out from the rest isn't always easy, especially when it comes to lobby dining outlets, which often stretch to being soulless affairs serving quick bites and afternoon tea - but not at the Four [...]
Here's a new, easy-to-build list-making app that pinpoints places on a map so you can tag and save your favorites.
Itineraries, maps, time-killers, and more. The only thing worse than traveling is traveling all…day…long. Between the layovers, the delays, the endless lines, it's a wonder we don't see more modern-day meltdowns. Read Full Story