These Streamlined City Guides by Red Maps Don't Skimp on Style

By: Rebecca Byers - Jul 10, 2015
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Red Maps is a design-focused purveyor of essential city guides that will change the way you feel about toting around a physical map. Arguably simpler than any smartphone app, this series of maps is stylish and highly informative, combining all the information one would normally acquire from a tour book into a single foldable guide.

The Red Maps materials highlight city must-sees like museums, restaurants and architecture in addition to streamlining the entire design method of modern maps. The accordion-style Red Maps city guides are effortlessly cool, meaning you won't feel like a silly tourist carrying one with you.

Cities available in the range of stylized guides by Red Maps include Florence, Berlin, London, Paris and Barcelona. New York City is divided into several editions including SoHo and Chelsea.