Activities and Crafts

All of the fun you can have with a map, from scratching a place you’ve never been before, to doodling, and colouring in with your kids!

Guest Blog: Fiona Russell on using Maps for Planning, Keeping Track, motivation and gifts!

2020-07-07T10:07:59+00:00July 7th, 2020|Activities and Crafts, Mapping Product, Places in the UK|

We're very pleased to have the thoughts of Fiona Russell, journalist and blogger to give us some insights this week, about what she feels about maps and how useful they can be for ideas, inspiration and the beginning of great stories in the outdoors. If you like walking, running, skiing and a wealth of activities [...]

Your Ultimate Guide to the most Fun (and educational!) Maps for Kids to enjoy while Social Distancing

2020-03-27T14:26:17+00:00March 27th, 2020|Activities and Crafts, Mapping Product, Maps for Kids|

Let's face it, we're in for the long haul. We're in a battle against a virus that has had an unprecedented impact on all of our lives. As of this blog's publish date, the UK government has rolled out some of the most extensive set of regulations for social distancing and to curb movements, the [...]

How to celebrate Burns Night in style

2019-03-18T15:59:52+00:00January 25th, 2019|Activities and Crafts, Mapping Product, Occasions, Places in the UK|

Tonight, (the 25th of January) is Robert Burns Night or Burns Supper, to celebrate Scotland's favourite son! But you don't necessarily have to be Scottish to join in the festivities! What is Burns Night? Burns Night or a Burns Supper is named after the lyricist and national poet of Scotland, Robert Burns. Known for his [...]

Top Map Deals for Black Friday – available all weekend!

2019-03-18T16:00:25+00:00November 21st, 2018|Activities and Crafts, Mapping Product, Occasions, Scratch Prints|

We're counting down the days to Christmas with some stunning map deals! If you're like us, you're probably already scouring through apps, sifting through old emails for vouchers, and looking for the best gifts out there for everyone this Christmas. Have you considered what a lovely gift a map makes? Our stunning range of personalised [...]

In Good Spirits – how to enjoy a Whisky Tasting Experience!

2018-11-28T14:41:42+00:00October 16th, 2018|Activities and Crafts, Places in the UK, Scratch Prints|

This past summer, our Sales and Marketing Director, Liz Murray took a trip to Scotland for a whisky tasting adventure and wrote a lovely travelogue about it! Here are her experiences with some snippets of really solid advice on how to enjoy a Whisky Tasting the right way, taking in several distilleries at once. Take [...]

Plan an Action-Packed Summer with these Interactive Scratch Prints!

2018-11-28T16:07:07+00:00May 29th, 2018|Activities and Crafts, Mapping Product, Maps for Kids, Scratch Prints|

Are you counting down the days until a dream holiday, sporting event, or a personal project? Our map gifts and activities are right up your street. You know that summer is on the way when you've had five or six days of sustained heat. Even if that's followed by a lightning storm! Our cartographers are [...]

Map Profile – Introducing the Scratch the World®: Kids Adventure Edition!

2018-11-28T16:11:41+00:00March 26th, 2018|Activities and Crafts, Mapping Product, Maps for Kids, Scratch Prints|

We've got an amazing adventure in store for your little ones! We're really excited to announce our Scratch the World® range of prints now has a new edition, just for kids. Have you got a young explorer in your home, who's itching to learn about the world? The Scratch the World® Activity Adventure print will [...]

Paper Craft Activities to Keep Little Explorers Busy this Easter

2018-11-28T16:20:20+00:00March 16th, 2018|Activities and Crafts, Mapping Product, Maps for Kids, Places Abroad|

Travel-themed crafts and activities that will inspire their wanderlust! Wondering how to keep your child active over the long Easter weekend? Fret not, we've got the perfect ensemble of maps here to suit anyone. So whether that means being cooped up indoors during a sudden April shower, or heading out into the back garden for [...]

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