Metro system

Discover the top metro systems in cities around the world. Plan your next urban adventure and navigate efficiently with these reliable and convenient transportation options.
maps and aesthetics: washington's hidden spiral. Transit maps always express a choice about how you see the city.  Do you want to show the city in its geographical detail?  Or do you want to be able to show the structure of the transit system, which involves expanding some areas and reducing others, often leading to distortions of scale that mislead the geographically-minded rider?  Like many, the classic Washington DC Metro map does this, shrinking outer distances and exploding inner ones. Computer Lessons, Dc Metro Map, Infographic Examples, Highway Map, Innovation Hub, Underground Map, System Map, Transit Map, Washington Dc Metro

maps and aesthetics: washington's hidden spiral — Human Transit

Transit maps always express a choice about how you see the city. Do you want to show the city in its geographical detail? Or do you want to be able to show the structure of the transit system, which involves expanding some areas and reducing others, often leading to distortions of scale that mislead the […]

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The Coolest Subway Stations In The World

New Yorkers spend most of their time on the subway either stressing over train delays or wondering why the dude manspreading next to them is wearing a velour jumpsuit and eating a full plate of spaghetti. Straphangers abroad have similar woes, but with an added bonus: Many of their subway stations are actually nice to look at!

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