This section shows a collection of maps on current issues in politics and society.
There are regular updates and new maps.
interactive travel map
THis is an interactive guide to the most popular destinations in the world, to sights, hotels and much more.
Maps of the world
A world atlas with image maps for printing. All maps are sorted by country, region, location and topics.
An interactive atlas of global topics. There are over 50 topics about economy, health and more.
Maps of the month (30-7-2014)
The maps for July show the designation of protected areas in Europe: Protected areas.
Maps of the month (01-06-2014)
The Football World Cup 2014 in Brazil starts soon. Here are som overview maps about Brazil and the venues: World Cup 2014. There is also a map of the favelas of Rio de Janeiro.
Maps of the month (29-11-2013)
Typhoon Haiyan has left extensive damage in the city Tacloban, Philippines. The community of OpenStreetMap has mapped the destruction from aerial images: maps.
Maps of the month (28-10-2013)
The maps of October show the position of the embassies and government buildings of four major cities (Berlin, Paris, Moscow and Brasilia).
The interactive Climate map is back. After the server crash a few months ago it was lost, but is now back online.
September maps show a composite index about the degree of freedom and democracy in the world. The index is composed of several indices from different sources like Freedom House and Economist.
These maps give an overview of the population having access to clean drinking water, sorted by continent.
You can find the maps on this page.
New maps about Flood 2013 in Germany.
The maps provide an overview of the affected areas and show the extent of flooding in the most affected regions of Saxony-Anhalt and Bavaria.
UpdateThe main page has been revised and restructured. A whole bunch of static, printable image maps are added.
Travel map with new featuresThe Travel map has been equipped with new features. Hiking paths and public transport lines are new. A French and Spanish translation has also been added.
New city guides for AndroidThere are 41 mobile city guides available. You can use the applications in offline mode without internet connection. Public transport routes and tourist routes are included.
Android APP UpdateVersion 3.1 of the Android Application has been released. You can select and highlight Public Transport and tourist routes (hiking, bicycle) for all maps. Also there is the possibility to download Wikipedia articles.
APP for Android SmartphonesThe application for Android Phones has been released. There is a free version and a full version € 4,50. It includes the functions that are presented by this website. Additionally you can download maps of several regions of the world for offline use for travel. Furthermore there are routing, tracking and augmented reality. You can choose 22 overlays (paid version only) online and offline.
FoursquareVenues from Foursquare are included into the travel map, available for restaurants, cafes, pubs and clubs.
City guides and travel maps