Interactive Google Maps: Holiday Events throughout Bucks

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When we are celebrating Thanksgiving this week, X’mas is just in the corner. Here is an interactive Google Maps for Bucks County that pinpointing holiday events across the region, including holiday parades, tree lighting, X’mas light displays, Santa visits, and more.


View Holiday events across Montgomery and Bucks counties in a larger map

Map Reviews: 4/5 Stars

Informative map with detailed information in popup boxes, and custom icons do improve the map design as it match with the map theme.
Since various events have been marked on the map, categorization could better organize the map content with different pin icons and category legend, which users can enjoy better searching by filtering. Furthermore, adding images into the popup box will be more eye-catching and attract more visitors to the events.

Real-Time US Map of Travelers to See how Screwed Up the Flights are in Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving is just in the corner that many of people are rushing to airports for catching their flights. However, it is frequent and normal that we are being stuck in the airports due to the flight delay or cancellation. The following Misery Map is an informative real time map for tracking weather patterns and the results of flight delays across the United Stated.

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FlightAware’s Misery Map was launched in August that you can view the data in real-time or track the history (couple of days) of flight delays and cancellation by moving the timeline in the bottom of the map.

Travel officials expect about 3 million people to venture by plane, and already hundreds of flights have been canceled and thousands have been delayed. According to the Weather Channel, the nor’easter will affect about 58 million people over 2.5 million square miles by the time it lets up on Thanksgiving.

Map Reviews: 4/5 Stars

This real-time map is informative and user-friendly that users can track the flight by entering airline name and flight number on the top right corner for searching. The interface of he map is user-friendly and easily to use as well, for example it clearly shows the updated flight status on the right column that informing number of flights have been delayed or cancelled. Users can also mouse click related airport pin for seeing the real-time flight route.
Weather’s condition is also displayed on the map that users can clearly see how the storm affect the flights.