Category Archives: World Maps

World Atlas Pro Gets An Exciting Update Version 2.4

  We have some exciting news to share today with our mobile users. We launched an updated version of our best-selling mapping app World Atlas Pro. Version 2.4 has added a refined search functionality right down to the city level. The more exciting addition is the inclusion of current events each day in five different categories – World, Business, Technology, [...Read More]

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European Union – Happy Birthday?

The birth of the European Union (EU), featuring a central bank and deep military alliances, created closer ties among the countries in Europe. The Maastricht Treaty came into force on November 1, 1993, organizing the European Union into a single internationally recognized entity. The early part of the 20th century was a troubled time for Europe. Two World Wars within [...Read More]

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Country Within Country

United Kingdom, Britain or Great Britain, England, the British Isles – these are terms which have quite often been used as synonyms, causing much displeasure to the culturally rich and distinct Welsh and Scottish people. United Kingdom is a union of what were four distinct countries – England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland (the rest of Ireland is a separate [...Read More]

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Book Fair In The Air – Frankfurt 2012

It is that time of the year again – our hearts turn to Frankfurt. Yes, MapsofWorld’s seventh year at the Frankfurt Book Fair – the biggest book and media fair in the world. More than 7,500 international exhibitors from 100 countries are attending the fair this year. Over 3,200 events are scheduled to be held here between October 10 and [...Read More]

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World Country Groupings – Looking At The World Differently

What are World Country Groupings? MapsofWorld’s latest offering is World Country Groupings – a collection of 12 clean and informative maps of the world. The countries of the world have been grouped together based on a number of criteria. The World Country Groupings are the perfect marriage of maps and data and perfect for students, teachers, researchers and just about [...Read More]

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Updated: World Physical Map

A physical map is utilized to depict the physical features on the planet. Like various landforms and water bodies on earth’s surface. A World Physical map shows various landforms like mountains, deserts and plains. Different colors are used to distinguish landforms and elevations. For us at MapsofWorld.com, we want to be the best in the mapping business. We keep updating [...Read More]

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World Map of Countries Where Women Call The Shots – Happy Women’s Day

Today is International Women’s Day. On March 8th every year the world celebrates women’s economic, political and social achievements. In many countries it is an official holiday. Our team thought of a way of showing our respect to women world over, typical to our style, we made a map. Find below the World Map of current women world leaders. To [...Read More]

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