Top Ten Blog Posts of 2012

January 2, 2013


Make sure you didn’t miss anything! Take a look with MarketMAPS at the top ten blog posts of the past year. Versailles, the would-be biggest house in America 100 Places You Need to Visit: Prague, Czech Republic Swim the Clearest Waters on Earth “The Man Who Lived On His Bike” – The Perfect Branding Tool Mapping the Lewis and […]

100 Places You Need to Visit: The Great Wall of China

December 31, 2012


There’s nothing quite like it in the world.  MarketMAPS shows you why the Great Wall of China is one of the 100 places you need to visit.      Comment and tell us which locations you think should make our list of Places You Need to Visit!   The Great Wall of China is a […]

Top New Year’s Destinations

December 28, 2012


Ring in the New Year in a beautiful, exotic location.  MarketMAPS lists some of the top destinations for celebrating the New Year.    Prague, Czech Republic Head to the banks of the Vltava River at midnight on Dec 31st and celebrate the New Year in the Czech Republic.  Fireworks over Prague Castle, a beautiful stone […]

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Will Demographics Save the Housing Market?

December 27, 2012


Even before the housing crisis hit the US, home ownership had been steadily declining.  Can demographics save the ailing housing market?  MarketMAPS takes a look.    According to most analysts, the US housing market hit its peak in 2004.  Since then, there have been fewer and fewer homeowners in the US.  The housing crisis, which […]

Posted in: Business, data, Demographics, Maps

Tolkien Tourism Brings Fans to New Zealand

December 26, 2012


Hobbit-fever has created a new kind of travel in New Zealand: Tolkien Tourism.  MarketMAPS looks at how New Zealand has embraced its identity as “Middle Earth.”   Director Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings movies were famously shot on location in New Zealand’s countrysides, valleys, mountains, and rivers.  Fans have begun to think of New […]

100 Places You Need to Visit: Venice, Italy for the New Year

December 24, 2012


Venice, Italy is a beautiful, awe-inspiring city year round.  But come New Year’s Eve, Venice transforms into a destination you simply have to visit.  MarketMAPS takes a look at Venice during the New Year.    Comment and tell us which locations you think should make our list of Places You Need to Visit!   Venice […]

Top Destinations For a White Christmas

December 21, 2012


Are you dreaming of a White Christmas?  These New England destinations are sure to get heavy snowfall in the coming weeks.  MarketMAPS looks at the best destinations for a snow-covered Christmas.    Caribou, Maine This city in northern Maine is famous for its cross-country ski trails and great areas for snowmobilers.  There’s a 97% chance […]

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