As we approach the official end of summer, our +Google Maps
team thought it’d be fun to see how those of us in the Northern Hemisphere spent the dog days. We took a look at the summer search activity on http://www.maps.google.com
in several countries between late May and early September and compiled some of the top-rising searches and the often-searched landmarks on Google Maps.
Check out the blog post and visual below to get a sense for where people around the world spent their summers, whether they were searching for a local beach in Hawaii, a neighborhood pool in Madrid or an Olympic destination in the U.K.: http://goo.gl/QhKq4