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LA Google Maps Mashup Roundup!
Alright LA, I've spent considerable time combing my collection of Google Maps mashups to bring the following roundup to you! For those of you living in the Los Angeles area, this list of Google Maps mashups will help you do everything from searching for real estate info, planning your next night out or just simply exploring your great city on the web in ways you never have before. For those traveling to LA, use it to get around and to learn what LA has to offer... Enjoy!
11 great Google Maps Mashups to get you started..
Real-time LA Emergency events - Real-time map of Police, Fire and 911 Events
My California Traffic: LA - Shows real-time traffic conditions on all LA area freeways. To get started, select Los Angeles from the list
Track inbound flights to LAX - Real-time flight tracker for all inbound flights to LAX
LA Weather Mashup - Current conditions, forecasts, weather cams. Lots of weather info for LA
LA Starbucks Map - Map of all LA Starbucks locations.. Search for Los Angeles, CA to get started!
LA Life - A great LA Real Estate resource with things like home info, community safety and school data to help you out
Trulia LA - Currently mapping 1180 LA properties for sale with an fantastic user interface
LA Beer Map - Find brewpubs, breweries, beer bars, beer stores and homebrew stores in LA
LA FastFood Map - Mapping every McDonald's, Burger King, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, Wendy's, KFC, Jack in the Box, Hardee's, Carl's Jr. and In-N-Out in LA
Wikimapia LA - Describes hundreds of locations throughout the LA area. Take a look and add your own locations!
Sightseeing with Google Satellite Maps: LA - Scroll down through the list to see a great list of LA points of interest and landmarks zoomed in on a Google satellite map.
Now for the entire list..
Housing & Real Estate:
LA Life - A great LA Real Estate mashup with things like home info, community safety and school dataRentSlicer LA - Rental property statistics for the Los Angeles areaTrulia LA - Currently mapping 1180 LA properties with an awesome user interfaceLA Apartment Ratings - 679 Apartments mapped and ratedHomePriceRecords - See recent homes sold by specific address. Search any LA addressHomePriceMaps - Mapping LA MLS listings sale prices
Neighboroo - Zoom in and click on areas of LA to learn about housing, schools, safety, health etc.. for specific LA communitiesHousingMaps - The first Google Maps mashup ever mashes up Craigslist housing listings and Google Maps. (Search for LA)
Food and Restaurants: MenuRequest LA - Mapping menus and restaurants by cuisine and communityMenuMap - Choose the type of restaurant you want to map out and be sure to select LA neighborhood from the listLA FastFood Map - Mapping every McDonald's, Burger King, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, Wendy's, KFC, Jack in the Box, Hardee's, Carl's Jr. and In-N-Out in LALA Taco Map - Maps Taco places and a whole lot more!RealFood Finder LA - (Zoom into LA).. Find restaurants, cafes and delis with organic menus or markets, grocery stores and farms with sustainable produce, meat, and specialty products.LA Eats with Maps - displaying 84 LA restaurantsHappyCow LA - LA vegetarian vegetarian dining and shopping guide
Transit and Transportation: My California Traffic: LA - Shows real-time traffic conditions on all LA area freeways. To get started, select Los Angeles from the listTrack inbound flights to LAX - You must know the flight number. Works for other US cities as well
Google Transit Planner: Burbank, Orange CountyLos Angeles Airport Parking - Map lots near LAXLos Angeles Red Light Cameras Map - Shows location and associated fineLA Gas Prices - Search for your location or just key in Los Angeles to get started.
Beer, Wine and Nightlife Dr. Vino's LA Wine Shops - Only the best shops are listedLA Beer Map - Find brewpubs, breweries, beer bars, beer stores and homebrew stores in LAPartyGPS LA - Bar, Club and Liquor Finder for LALA Gay Bar and Club Finder
Living in LA: Recent LA Police Fire 911 EventsFind a bank in LAGo golfing in the LA area - Bikely can help also!Find or map a jogging or running routeFind out the weatherLocate a Starbucks (Search for LA)Map a USPS mailboxMap LA zip codes (Enter your zip code or zoom in)Find a WiFi hotspot
Exploring LA: Wikimapia LA - Describes hundreds of locations throughout the LA areaGeoNames: LA - Browse LA "geo locations" and Wikipedia articles. (If link doesn't work, zoom into LA on the map)Placeopedia - Map Wikipedia articles to their location - Search for LAPlatial.com: LA - User created maps for the LA areaTagzania.com: LA - Shows tagged places for the LA areaCommunityWalk.com: LA - DIY Maps for the LA areaNaviTraveler - Zoom to LA for points of interestJotle - Zoom to LA for Wikimapia, Placeopedia, Flickr photos and YouTube videos for the LA areaGeoWalk - Zoom into LA for lots of LA related travel info - Wikipedia articles, hotels, photos, weather etc..Los Angeles Historical Cultural Monuments - Plotted by location around the cityHollywood's Hottest Hotels Exposed - HotelChatter maps stories of famous hotelsMovieMappr - Find out what hotels were shot, where.. (Search for LA)LA Priceline Hotel MapJargol's LA Shopping Guide - Described as "A map of the coolest independent shops in Los Angeles"
Check "Living in LA" section for more useful mashups for your trip to LA!
LA Photos and Satellite Views:Loc.aliz.us: LA Photo MapPanoramio: LA Photo MapSightseeing with Google Satellite Maps: LA - Scroll down through the list and check out LA points of interest and landmarks linked for you on a Google satellite MapGoogleSightseeing.com Stories and comments about LA landmarks - LA Convention Center, LA Zoo, The Getty Center, LA Coliseum, Dodger Stadium, Griffith Observatory[BACK TO GOOGLE MAPS MANIA]