Strange Maps

Two of my favourite things are niche blogs and maps. Combine the two and you have Strange Maps.

If this kind of cartographical madness floats your boat, have a look…

dd_litcity_map

Literary map of San Francisco

the-road-to-success

Allegorical map to “success” (I remember this from a print on someone’s wall from my childhood – thanks for the bizarre blast from the past, Strange Maps!)

whiteaustralia

…and this relic from the White Australia era which depicts a racist view of Asian immigrants. Strange map!

Enjoy: http://strangemaps.wordpress.com

@iclazie

HT @dankrause

9 Responses to Strange Maps

  1. Sam Whiteman says:

    There’s a whole book of these which is amazing called “You are Here” by Katherine Harmon.

    http://bit.ly/mHkb9 (amazon link)

  2. iclazie says:

    Thanks for the tip, Sam. Looks like a great book.

  3. Thanks for the trip, It like a great book. I Shoud to buy it

  4. Promote Web says:

    Thanks for the trip, It like a great book. I Shoud to buy it

  5. diggma says:

    Thanks for the trip, It like a great book. I Shoud to buy it

  6. […] if this belongs on Strange Maps? […]

  7. Cheryle Pump says:

    Yet another fantastic article! I shared this one on Twitter – you really should add a “like” button to your blogposts. 🙂

  8. Of course, what a great site and informative posts, I will add backlink – bookmark this site? Regards, Reader

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