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Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Confusing Tourists on the Tube

Tube Photo of the Week

Confusing tourists seems to be a growing sport. This was spotted by
Martin Deutsch last week:

"What's King's Cross doing in zone B?"

Also the ever wonderful b3ta had a map challenge last week where people were challenged to create a map that told the truth. Not surprisingly there are many re-creations based on the London Underground Map.

Prawnsoda's tourist map from b3taOne of my favourites for tourist confusion was this as I initially just focused on the free admission to Elephant & Castle on the bottom right. But with closer inspection you'll see why I like it.

Although it's not as well executed I also enjoyed the more truthful central London for tourists.

In my opinion this tourist's A-Z below wouldn't be needed, as tourists seem to inherently know how to get in the way on the Tube.

Tourist A - Z on b3ta by bftang

Check 'em out before TfL's solicitors take on b3ta to try to get them pulled.


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