I would like to welcome all readers of the New York Times article: "A Journey to a Thousand Maps Begins With an Open Code" by Damon Darlin!
For those of you who are visiting for the first time, Google Maps Mania is a blog which tracks these new and interesting Google Maps that are being created by people across the web. There is an extensive categorized list of these maps along the right-hand column. Explore what amazing things are happening in this new online trend by checking back with us often!
If you haven't yet read the article, visit the story: "A Journey to a Thousand Maps Begins With an Open Code". This article details the rise in popularity of Google Maps and all the cool things that people are doing with it: