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Manhattan elsewhere

For all of you who share my love for both Manhattan and digital maps, I want direct your attention to Jason Kottke’s latest project: Manhattan Elsewhere.

He visually compares the size of Manhattan to several other major US cities. For instance, have a look at San Francisco vs Manhattan.

Reine in Times Square, New York Reine in Manhattan.

Even though I’ve walked across both cities, it’s easy to overlook just how big Manhattan really is. The island feels a bit smaller due to its geography.

Here is my own map contribution, comparing Manhattan to my hometown Gothenburg.

Gothenburg vs Manhattan Gothenburg vs Manhattan.


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