View maps offline

  1. Make sure your phone or tablet is connected to the Internet, then open the Google Maps app.
  2. Sign into your Google Account if you haven’t already.
  3. Search for a place, like “san francisco.”
  4. Type“OK Maps”, and touch Save map to use offline to save the selected area of the map.
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  5. Only what’s on the screen will be saved. Adjust the map by moving it and zooming in or out, as needed, then touch Save.
  6. Name the map, and then touch Save.
  7. After a few moments, you’ll see a message confirming that the map area has been saved.

Note: The maximum size for the area you can download is 50km x 50km. If you try to save an area bigger than that, you’ll be asked to zoom in to a smaller area.


If you’re already on a map that you want to save, you can save it without searching for a place.

  1. Move the map to the area you want to save.
  2. Touch inside the search box at the top, and scroll down to the bottom of the page.
  3. Touch Save map to use offline.

To see your saved offline maps:

  1. Open the Google Maps app.
  2. Touch the side menu > Your places.
  3. Scroll down to “Offline maps” and touch View all and manage.



Crystallized or candied ginger is the best anti-nausea and motion sickness medicine. Plus, it’s cheap and easy to find! 

Ginger — the “root,” or actually the rhizome, of the plant Zingiber officinale — has been a popular spice and herbal medicine for thousands of years. It has a long history of being used as medicine in Asian, Indian, and Arabic herbal traditions. In China, for example, ginger has been used to help digestion and treat stomach upset, diarrhea, and nausea for more than 2,000 years. Ginger has also been used to help treat arthritis, colic, diarrhea, and heart conditions.
It has been used to help treat the common cold, flu-like symptoms, headaches, and painful menstrual periods.
Ginger is native to Asia where it has been used as a cooking spice for at least 4,400 years.



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