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Iceland Cycle Tour Journal screenshot

Iceland Cycle Tour Journal
A land of ice and fire. And gravel, and wind and hot-dogs

This is a map journal of a three week cycle tour in Iceland in June 2015. Labels show each day's destination and clicking on them will show the entry and photographs for that day.

My original plan was to cycle through the interior via the Souther...

Central High Atlas and Tessaout Valley Traverse screenshot

Central High Atlas and Tessaout Valley Traverse
A journal of a short hike in the Atlas

A week-long hike in the Central High Atlas in mid March 2015 by a self-led group of two. If you have any questions about the hike/area/planning please leave a comment on the relevant entry or on this page and I will get back to you.

**Accommodatio...

PPP Workshop Demo screenshot

PPP Workshop Demo
Hypothetical consultation example.

Edinburgh council have identified strong demand for improved cycling infrastructure between the Old Town of the city centre and the King’s Building Campus South of the City and it has been earmarked as a priority for investment.

Feedback is being...

Independent Record Shops in Scotland screenshot

Independent Record Shops in Scotland

This is a map of every Independent record shop in Scotland.

The list this map is based on was originally compiled in June 2013 and was created for a Masters thesis which looked at the changes in physical retail of music in Scotland between 2003 a...

Arthur's seat improvements (example) screenshot

Arthur's seat improvements (example)
Participatory map demonstration

This is a hypothetical layer to demonstrate how user-created participatory map layers can be used for consultations and community mapping.

Suppose the (fictional) Arthur's Seat Users Association link has been awarded a grant to make access ...

Mountain Bothies in Scotland screenshot

Mountain Bothies in Scotland
For those who love wild and lonely places

A map to share information, stories and images of Scottish Mountain Bothies. Click on the circular markers to see details for each bothy.

Bothies are buildings in remote locations that provide basic shelter to outdoor enthusiasts. Many are maintai...

Elie Rubies screenshot

Elie Rubies

Elie rubies are beautiful red wine coloured garnets that are found exclusively on the coastline around the Fife village of Elie.

It can be difficult to know where to look for them so this layer highlights some productive spots (although they can b...