Category Archives: Holiday Gift Ideas

Cheers to Your City!

[See: NYC Street Maps Rocks] What city is near and dear to your heart? Los Angeles? Boston? Maybe you left your heart in San Francisco and you want a memoir. Or you don’t want your memories of Chicago to be blown away … Continue reading

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25 Ways to Repurpose Old Maps

Have you ever done anything more with a book other than read it? Have you ever torn out pages in succession, putting them in neat piles to be cut into different shapes right before gluing them back together in a … Continue reading

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Never Get Lost – DIY Map Case for the iPhone

Stocking Stuffer DIY: A Map Alternative for the Chilly Tech Lover VIDEO: How to Make an iPhone Case Out of an Old Map We are certainly not making any negative allusions to Apple Map’s recent iOS6 blunders, but in the new … Continue reading

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DIY Origami Map Ornament

Christmas Decorating Idea: Map Ornament Design + Free Map The Origami Globe Christmas Geography Project for Teachers! Don’t throw your old maps away! This year we’re exploring ways to both repurpose and celebrate maps this Christmas season, with a bit … Continue reading

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DIY Christmas Map Ornament for Travelers

Christmas Decoration Idea: Map Ornament Design + Free Maps The Decoupaged Globe Ornament Decorations for your Non-traditional Christmas Tree Not every Christmas hosts a traditional flair. These days, families find themselves scattered all over the globe. Rather than making that … Continue reading

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DIY Map Cufflinks

Map Gift 101 – How to repurpose old maps into dazzling Christmas gifts. What can you do with an old, outdated map? Repurpose it! Try killing two birds with one stone this Christmas and take a stab at this incredibly … Continue reading

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Holiday Gift Guide 2011: Best Map Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Maps.com’s experts’ have hand-picked a range map gifts just in time for gift giving season Continue reading

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Cyber Monday Deals at Maps.com

Check out Maps.com Cyber Monday 2011 sales in maps, wall maps, globes, atlases, children’s wall maps and more. Get 20% off selected items today only. Continue reading

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Map Games for Kids

This is the time of year when parents are scrambling to find toys for their children that are both fun and educational. It can be a challenge, since most kids think of anything associated with learning as being boring. Continue reading

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Santa Claus Map

It’s the time of year when many American children — and their parents — have heads full of thoughts of Santa Claus . It’s not just a matter of presents, which is paramount for many, but the idea of a jolly and generous being spreading cheer, goodwill, and happiness. The magic of Santa Claus isn’t just that he has flying reindeer, elves, and intuitively knows who’s been naughty and nice, it’s that he cares enough about the happiness of the children of the world to do something about it. Continue reading

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