Simple Answers To How Does Google Maps Work?
How does Google Maps work?
Whenever you want to locate a place in Penang, use this Penang Map to save you time. You may use it as often as you like,
it is a free mapping tool.
You can easily find the route from George Town to Batu Ferringhi. It is just as easy to find any city or location to any other
place in the world. You can do it all right here. This saves you the trouble from searching all over the place.
It would be a good idea to bookmark this page. To bookmark this page, just press CTRL and D on your keyboard simultaneously.
Navigating the Map
On this map of Penang, you will see helpful tools to help you navigate to the location you are looking for. If you look on the
left of the map you will see the navigation arrows. The 4 navigation arrows will bring you to the north, south, east and west
when you click on them. It is much easier to just use your mouse to click and drag over the map to bring you to a particular
The other 2 buttons, the + and the - signs, is to zoom in and out.
Map View, Satellite View or Terrain View
The buttons on the top right hand side of the map allows you to choose your views. The "Map" button is the default view. The
"Sat" button is to change the view to a satellite view. This is really cool if you like to actually see the roads and buildings when
you zoom into a place. The "Ter" button is the Terrain View button. Here you can actually see the topography of the place.
I especially like the Satellite View and use it often. When you are at this view, you may turn the labels for the streets and
attractions on or off, by selecting or unselecting the check box right below the "Satellite" button.
TIP for Using Penang Map
The View Larger Map link at the bottom of the map will open a new window to a larger map. This map also enables you to check
the route and distance between 2 or more locations.
To use, click on the View Larger Map link at the base of the map. Then click on the Get Direction link on the top left of the
new window. You can key in your start (A) and your destination (B) into the appropriate boxes. Then click on Get directions. You may even add in your third or
forth destination by clicking on Add Destination link.
You will then be able to see detailed instructions for your trip. The distance and the approximate time required for traveling.
I hope you enjoy using the Penang Map. Please note that you can use this map for any location in the world, not just for
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