Paris: Plan of the Artists of the Revolution (1793).
Tignes (France) piste map
Tignes 2012 - it’s gonna be AWESOME
The Metro Wine Map of France re-draws the country’s wine appellations as stops on a regional subway line.
Architectural theorist David Gissen wanted to gain a greater understanding of wine by understanding its origin. He found traditional cartographic representations of France’s appellations to be too rigid, so he created this map to contextualise his tasting experiences. Pretty damn cool.
coincedentally i didnt even have to do anything to this map….found it as iiis x )
1852 Map of Manche, the “Camembert” region of France. Yep, the cheese was meant as chemical weapon against the English. A greeting card: http://bit.ly/mRlby8
Did you know Cher had her own department in France? Here’s a greeting card with a 1852 map of it. Yes, she’s that old. http://bit.ly/qStsz4