Hamburg GPS Guide

Monday, 11 February 2008

Hamburg GPS guide
(Photo: Hamburg Tourismus GmbH)

For the GPS city guide collection: Hamburg offers a device to rent with three tours to follow since 6 may 2007.

Wiesbaden 3D in Google Earth

Sunday, 10 February 2008

Wiesbaden 3DSince 18 january Wiesbaden presents a 3D view of the city in Google Earth – as the first city of Hesse, Germany. Wiesbaden follows Berlin, Hamburg, Dresden…

Places to smoke at Germany and France

Tuesday, 8 January 2008 is a google maps mashup showing German locations for smokers and was launched a few days ago. It is part of a marketing campaign by Reemtsma, a company of the Imperial Tobacco Group – reacting to the new legal restrictions for smoking in the public.
Reemtsma press release (German)

Same thing for French: “Places to smoke at France” (Google Maps Mania) can be found at The credits do not give any hint whether the tobacco industry sponsors the projects.