Tag Archives: Road Maps and Trips Tool

Discover historic places around the world with Fotopedia iPad App

Fotopedia Home Screen

Fotopedia is one of the best sites which can help you see and experience places which you might never ever visit in your life and if you do it can be your best guide to know before your Travel agent can ask you.  Coming to the topic, Fotopedia has a free  iPad App, Fotopedia Heritage which hosts a collection of ...

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Download Google Maps on your computer

Offline Google Maps Search

I remember when our family was on Rajasthan Tour, Getting road maps and directions from Google Maps was a bit of problem because of low-bandwidth. Though Google Maps is pretty light but speed is not same everywhere so only if I had an offline copy on my computer, I would have seen everything a lot easier. GMapCatcher is an offline ...

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Doodle the Google Maps with Scribble

Google Maps is one of the best ways to plan your travel specially in India where direction sense has grown to landmarks pointers. However if you want to do something on top of it doesn’t workout easily, such as if I want to mark a set of region, or draw a line between points and write on it and share ...

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Create envelope with Map inside it

This is cool stuff which I found when I was looking around maps. Map Envelope can help you in create an envelope with a custom message and your location on it which is showed with help of Google maps and best is you can print it in the form of standard envelope and send it across. Here is how it ...

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Bing Maps got some muscles : Check the Apps

Bing after getting a good progress in Search market share has not stopped improving and now their Maps have some strong muscles with some awesome apps worth checking out. Here is the list : Whats Near By Local Events Local Lens Twitter Maps Photosynth Current Traffic Traffic Land Haiti Earthquake Business by Category Destination Maps and many more. The latest ...

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Guide your Friends with Street View : Simple Guide tool

Many a time it is tiring to explain a place to your friend when you want to either meet him up at a cafe or want to show him something new and all you had though it would have been better if you would have picked him up. Simple Guide too is an excellent solution which allows you to guide ...

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Should you walk or take a bus ? Maths and Commonsense

Many a times it becomes difficult to decide if you should take a bus or just walk when you feel like you are close to the place where you want to get. For example if you just need to walk around 2km to reach to your friends house taking a bus might take much time because of number of stoppage ...

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Doing the Google Maps offline

Offline Maps is one the application at Codeoplex which needs a lot of appreciation, specially by Map Lovers. This application lets you download maps from Google or Open Street Maps  and then lets you mark, zoom, rip, draw paths and even tiles i.e. particular section of the map only. Also included is the GPS support which lets you find position, ...

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Plan your budget and check list before traveling

Getting thoughts for travel ? Ready with paper and pen to scribble down your travel cost ?  Not sure what you need to carry along ?  Here are two tools which would solve much of your problem. No it does not make it ready for you automatically but lets you organize and print by giving suggestion and hints to organize ...

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Doodle on Google Maps : Draw your way

Google maps is one of the most recommended services for maps. Since the API is open for all, there are lot of services which allows you to customize them and Quick Map is one of them.What makes it stand out of others is the Doodle which you can use it over any map. You can draw, put markers, custom messages ...

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