Crumpled City Maps: Easy Navigation Minus the Tricky Folding

Crumpled City Maps: Easy Navigation Minus the Tricky Folding

Stop struggling with folding your city map while on tour, this innovative map is a nifty and waterproof solution.

Anna Brillon
  • 18 august 2011

For the constant traveler, the only thing more difficult than getting lost is properly refolding a map. And when you’re in a mad rush, keeping your tour map neatly tucked in your backpack is also a challenge. Thanks to Palomar of Italy, you can get a city map you can crumple! Now, after you check your map for directions, you won’t have to worry about neatly keeping it – just crumple it up and stuff it in your bag!

Palomar created the Crumpled City Maps series with the globe trekker’s convenience in mind. These maps are made of a special material that is 100% waterproof, and is also durable against wear and tear. No matter how many times you crumple it, you can be sure your map stays in good shape. Each map is sold on the Palomar online store for 12 Euros, and it comes with a small storage bag.  Some of the Crumpled Cities you can avail of include London, Barcelona, Amsterdam, Paris, Sydney, Tokyo, San Francisco, Chicago, and New York. Palomar has announced that more cities will be available soon.



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