Hidden features of Google Maps you didn’t know

Hidden features of Google Maps you didn’t know

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Whether you like it or not, Google Maps play an important role in our lives. The app that helps you navigate through big cities, also has some hidden features that you may not know about.

SHARE LOCATION
Planning to catch up with friends?
Use share location feature to find each other faster

TIME TRAVEL
Time travel allows you to observe how a certain location has evolved in time.
Just select a location on Street View and click on timestamp on the upper left area to see older photos of the location.

SEE AN ACTIVE VOLCANO
This feature lets you see inside an active volcano without causing injury.
Google Maps enables you to see that using Google Street View.

CHECK PAST LOCATIONS
Turn on the location history feature to see all the places you’ve been to.

CHECK WHERE YOU PARKED YOUR CAR
Once you have parked your car, tap on Google Maps app on your phone.
There, tap on the location pin and convert it into blue in order to memorize the car’s location.