It’s not secret here that we love the Tube and take it as often as we can. But there are many situations where it doesn’t make sense to take the Tube. To understand those situations, Transport for London (TFL) have released an official map showing the walking times between stations. It does not cover the […]
The folks over at British Website Us Vs Them have put together a new map that features London set British Sitcom locations. Check it out below: Click the image to view a full sized version or here. They go into more detail of each neighborhood and show here on their website.
This is a handy map worth printing off and saving for your next trip. Street Sensation have put together a map that shows the locations of what they think are the top 20 street markets in London, what they focus on and crucially what days they are. Check it out: Source. Which one is your […]
London is a very green city – by that I mean it has lots of parks and open spaces. But I never realized how much until I saw this map put out by the Greater London National Park – which is seeking to turn London into a national park to better manage its green spaces. 62% […]
First a disclaimer: We didn’t make this map (and thus are not responsible for the misspellings on it). Now, there is a fun site on Tumblr called Judgmental Maps where enterprising individuals make maps of big cities based on stereotypes and people’s perceptions of certain neighborhoods. So, of course I had to find the one […]
I’m a huge map geek so I go crazy over stuff like this. Lovely Jojo has created this beautiful hand drawn map of the City of Westminster. It’s available for sale on her website and a portion of the proceeds to go charity. About the map: A hand-drawn London map print of the City of Westminster (and […]
The folks over at Buzzfeed have put together this really cool interactive map of famous London locations that have been the setting for some of our favorite movies set in London. You can browse the map below and view clips from the movies. A pretty slick little map. Worth printing off for future London trip […]
Many people don’t realize that a large part of the London Underground Tube Network is not actually underground. Most of the central London bits are, but as the Tube spreads out across the London metropolitan area, it mostly goes above ground. The map above shows you what’s underground and what is not underground. The darker […]
Lauro Fonte was commissioned by Converse to make this amazing map of London using typography and various London landmarks. Click the image above to view a much larger version. The artist is selling prints on his website.
One of the perks of running this blog is that people send me cool products to test out all the time and as a shutterbug and wearer of glasses, my latest acquisition is a pile of awesome. Called the Silky Map, it’s a micro-fiber glasses cleaning cloth printed with a map of London on it. […]
Chef and Artisan Chocolatier Damian Allsop has made his own Chocolate versions of London. Each flavor evokes a certain part of London and the bar itself is in the shape of the Great London Map. From the website: Each bar is an individual journey inspired by the cultures around the iconic London Street Sign. These unique […]
Check out this beautiful new London map from Herb Lester Associates. It’s called At Your Service: London’s best specialist suppliers and it’s a lovely guide to specialist retailers in London. From their website: We have scoured the capital for experts, virtuosos and old hands in the realms of retail and repair. The 61 entries are […]
The folks over at Herb Lester Associates make beautiful maps of London, focusing on specific areas. They’ve just released a new map just in time for the holidays that focuses on the best places in London to grab a pint. From their website: There are pub guides for real ale drinkers, for amateur historians and […]