Archives for posts with tag: gps


Road sign near Mt. Greylock on the Appalacian Trail near Adams, Massachusetts.

Warsaw, Poland

    “Recovering and digesting”

  • Distance traveled: 113.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 days
  • Dates: 7/1/11-7/2/11, 7/29/11-8/4/11

Data collection method: Plotted routes on free tourist maps with various colored highlighters.

http://www.tlclark.com/urbanimpressions.html

Moscow, Russia

    “Wouldn’t even stamp my passport”

  • Distance traveled: 196.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Dates: 7/1/11 and 8/10/11

Data collection method: Hand drawn paths based off in-flight tracker TV screen, following visible landmarks on ground, and smartphone compass application.

http://www.tlclark.com/urbanimpressions.html

Załęcze, Poland

    “Far past any city limit sign with a line through it”

  • Distance traveled: 115.2 miles
  • Duration: 22 days
  • Dates: 7/2/11-7/23/11

Data collection method: Passive GPS logger, compass, and plotting points on Google Earth from memory.

http://www.tlclark.com/urbanimpressions.html

Kraków, Poland

    “The payoff”

  • Distance traveled: 52.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 days
  • Dates: 7/23/11-7/29/11

Data collection method: Plotted routes on free tourist maps with various colored highlighters.

http://www.tlclark.com/urbanimpressions.html

Kiev, Ukraine

    “A struggle just read the street signs”

  • Distance traveled: 29.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Dates: 8/6/11-8/10/11

Data collection method: Plotted daily routes in Google Earth from memory.

 

http://www.tlclark.com/urbanimpressions.html


Bus into the city, subway to Eyebeam in Chelsea, bike to Brooklyn, rail to and from Long Island.