Best Travel Maps

From trekking in Nepal to biking through Spain and backpacking in Canada, there are so many places across the world to explore. And what we love most about traveling domestically or aborad is it enables us to experience different cultures, languages and landscapes. For avid outdoors people, we found four maps that help you keep track of where you’ve been and keep you dreaming about where you want to explore next.
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Best Scratch-Off Map Combo

Scratch Off World Map Poster + Deluxe United States Map

Good Gift for Travelers

Inspire your friends with this map that allows you to easily scratch off the countries you’ve visited, plus you can track the states in the U.S. you’ve traveled to with a smaller map of America.

What We Liked

We love that this world map also came with a map of the United States, so that you can scratch off the countries you’ve visited but also have a separate map to keep track of the states in the U.S. you’ve visited. The bright colors of each country make them stand out and a small magnifying tool helps you read small type. The glossy paper gives it an extra brightness and the flags add a certain pizazz. Buy it here. 

Best Push Pin Map

Personalized Push Pin World Travel Map with Black Frame and Pins

Easy to Read and Great Quality

This classy framed map of the world has great color contrast and is large, making it easy to read and place pins on the countries you’ve visited.

What We Liked

We love that this map is large and came framed, making it elegant and easy to hang in the living room, in the study or even in the entrance way. The 100 pins are ample for even the most avid traveler. Its classic look and high-quality construction make it a nice piece of art, no matter how many pins you have in it so far. Get it now. 

Best Personalized Map

USA Photo Map - 50 States Travel Map

Personable and fun

A perfect, creative centerpiece in your living room, you add your photos of states you’ve traveled to to this map of the United States.

What We Liked

We loved that this map of the United States allows you to place your own photos of your travels to each state. While it may seem like you’d need some serious crafty skills to cut out a photo the shape of Texas or New Hampshire, the company provides a website where you can upload your photo and it places it in the shape of the state it corresponds to. Then you just print it, cut it out and place on the map. Get it here. 

Best for World Travelers

Travel Size Scratchable World Map - 7 Wonders Edition

Extensive and Engaging

Get inspired to explore the world with this map that reveals bright colored countries that you’ve visited when you scratch the gold coating off.

What We Liked

Bright colors emphasize the countries you’ve visited while the rest of the world sits under a gold color, waiting to be discovered. We love the bottom of this map features the Seven Wonders of the World, which include the Great Wall of China, Machu Picchu and Chichen Itza. An enlarged Europe in the corner makes it easier for others to see which countries you’ve visited on that continent. It fits nicely on the wall of an office or living room. Buy it now. 

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