Google City Tours gets 'walking directions, improved user interface'

City Tours, a Google Labs product, helps you in vacation planning as easy as searching the web. Since, its launch, Google’ve added several handy additional features: 1. Google now provide complete pedestrian routing information for every step of your tour, taking road types, bridges and bodies of water into account just like a regular Google […]

City Tours, a Google Labs product, helps you in vacation planning as easy as searching the web. Since, its launch, Google’ve added several handy additional features: 1. Google now provide complete pedestrian routing information for every step of your tour, taking road types, bridges and bodies of water into account just like a regular Google Maps walking directions search. 2 Import a My Map as a tour - next time you're planning a trip, you can import that My Map into City Tours, Read here for more information. 3. Finally, small user interface improvements both to help usability and make City Tours behave just a little more like the Google Maps site you're used to introduced.