Fascinating Maps from Around the World

By Rachel

Why are we fascinated with maps? First created to help old-timey people navigate the globe – and still used today on our GPS systems to find the nearest Starbucks – maps definitely serve an important function. Sometimes, however, they simply serve to educate and entertain.

These maps show the relationships between states and countries, and fun facts we can best categorize as trivia. For example, do you have a burning desire to know when each country got a McDonald’s? There’s a map for that. What about an immediate need to know how many people in Asia are eating instant noodles? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered!