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Google Maps

Ah, finally - a map system that does it all. This free service offersdetailed street and terrain maps, robust locator tools to findaddresses/businesses/places, and a route planner for traveling by car,public transport, or walking. Live traffic conditions for several citiesare available as well. For those who need visual cues, Google Mapsprovides that too. Its fascinating "Street View" shows 360° panoramicstreet-level views, inviting users to virtually walk and explore thearea. This is available in many U.S. cities and in several countriesabroad. There is also a feature for those wanting to create their ownmaps. No more fumbling with folding paper maps, just click on this greatsite.

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