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Do you know some good websites for map-lovers?

I often visit strange-maps, cool-maps, makingmaps and hipkiss.org.

Do you know others?

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David Rumsey Map Collection http://www.davidrumsey.com/

Map Gallery http://www.cartotalk.com/index.php?showforum=14

Ancient World Mapping Center http://www.unc.edu/awmc/mapsforstudents.html

Huge Resource - Berkeley Map Collection
http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/EART/MapCollections.html

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the David Rumsey site has a great selection, thanks for recommending it –  Ian May 11 '12 at 4:58

http://prettymaps.stamen.com is a great example of maps as art.

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http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Category:Featured_images

http://bestofosm.org/

...well they're good for OpenStreetMap-lovers at least

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there's also the maps.openstreetmap.ie site for irish map lovers ;-) –  kguest Aug 20 '10 at 16:17

CartoTalk. It's a open forum for cartographic discussion.

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CartoTalk has a Map Gallery too - see 'Map Gallery' on Mapperz Answer. –  Mapperz Aug 20 '10 at 16:49

For historic maps:

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Another one: http://www.infovis.info/

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stephen walter's maps

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Lithuanianmaps.com - Here are, believe it or not, over 1,500 unique maps of the area covered by the historic, c17th century, Lithuanian region, which includes Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Belarus, Eastern Poland, Kaliningrad Oblast and Ukraine.

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I am maintaining a map site, all my own creations. Pretty in its infancy, but I hope you guys would like it: http://mapsnmaps.blogspot.com/

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very nice! thanks for sharing. –  julien Aug 21 '14 at 16:18

Mapillary - Crowd sourced street level photography that you can contribute to with using a smartphone or action camera. Uses OSM as a base map.

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It is not a full website but a page showing some very nice and weird maps:

http://www.hongkiat.com/blog/creative-world-maps/

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Simple website maps for clickable navigation are here: clickable maps....also as Joomla and WordPress plugins.

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