Welcome to Jozi Maps!

“A map does not just chart, it unlocks and formulates meaning; it forms bridges between here and there, between disparate ideas that we did not know were previously connected.”

- Reif Larsen, The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet


About

Cartography, the study and practice of making maps, combine science, aesthetics and technique to show spatial information effectively.


Throughout history people have created and used maps as essential tools to help them define, explain and navigate their way through the world.





Clay tablet with city map




Although the earliest maps known are of the stars, geographic maps of territory have existed from ancient times.


Jozi Maps offers you an A2 size diagrammatic representation of a designated Johannesburg area showing physical features, suburbs, roads, businesses and places of interest.