National Geographic Maps

National Geographic Maps

One of my favorite pastimes as a kid was pretending to be Indiana Jones traveling the world and discovering all of the amazing cultures in it. I would plan it out by using National Geographic maps. The rustic aesthetics of the maps made for a perfect adventure map. National Geographic maps contained both physical features and political boundaries. My two … Read More

Awesome Map: Popular Female Names Maps

Popular Female Names Maps

The two year craze over the name Isabella, the main character of Twilight, was parallel to the rise in popularity that series of movies and books. Was it a coincidence? I guess we’ll never know, but it does make you wonder.

5 Hidden Waterfront Campgrounds

5 Hidden Waterfront Campgrounds

Fond memories of childhood camping sticks with us and encourages us to give our families the same experience. Whether you are a couple or a family, these five hidden waterfront campgrounds will suit anyone looking for that adventurous and outdoorsy getaway for the final weeks of summer.

Awesome Maps: Mass Transit Map Art

Popular Female Names Maps

Whatever you utilize public transportation for, it’s clear that subway systems are more than just a way to get commuters from point A to point B. They’re the veins of the cities, bringing life to the various districts and areas that you love.

NorCal or SoCal? You Decide

It is no surprise to Californians that the cities across their state are vastly different. Comparing San Francisco to Los Angeles is like comparing apples to oranges. California is 770 miles long and houses both forests and desert climates. These differences have cultivated loyalty to Southern or Northern California among the state’s residents; however, the line between Southern and Northern California is subjective and is a matter of frequent debate.

Awesome Map: Pangaea

Popular Female Names Maps

Today’s awesome map breaks down the continent of Pangaea into the countries and continents of our modern Earth. It is mind blowing to see how different the planet was 270 million years ago.

Map Art: Dog Map Collages

Dog Map Collages

There is a reason why they’re called man’s best friend. They’re lovable, loyal, adorable…the list goes on and on. If you’re a dog lover, this stunning collection of collages is right up your alley. They merge a love for pooches with a love of maps. It’s an unlikely marriage, but the result is breathtaking. Artist, Peter Clark arranges old maps and manuscripts … Read More

The Road to Map Nails

Map Nails

Are you getting bored with the same old weekly French manicure from the nail salon? Why not jazz up your manicure routine with some map nail art? It doesn’t require a microscopic paint brush or tiny precise fingers. In fact, it’s much easier than you would expect.

Interior Decorating: If Your Walls Could Talk

Walls Could Talk

Every person has a story that deserves to be told. Why not bring your story to life with a wall map? The only obstacle is that a mountain of maps is required to tell a lifetime of stories. How about positioning all of those beautiful maps on your wall as wallpaper? Tell the story of your favorite family vacation. Tell the story of your honeymoon trip. Tell the story of your semester studying abroad in college. It sounds like a great alternative to that floral wallpaper that you’ve been meaning to tear down.

Awesome Map: Unrealized City Plans

Popular Female Names Maps

Thinking about the what-ifs in life can be exciting, terrifying or anything in-between. Have you ever thought about the things that could have affected your everyday life?