'Google Naps' Helps You Find The Best Places To Nap Around The World
What if you find yourself stranded in a city struck with the overwhelming desire to take a nap, but with nowhere to curl up and sneak in some shut-eye?
Step forward 'Google Naps': a crowd-sourced cartography project that wants users to add their favourite places for catching a bit of shut-eye
Using the familiar Google Maps overlay, Naps lets users mark up their own favourite spots, choosing between ‘bench’, ‘bed’, ‘field’ and ‘bridge’ as the “type of nap” available.huffingtonpost.com
You can browse in your area for napping spots others have posted, or simply mark down your favorite napping spot for others to share. And, of course, to claim your territory.techcrunch.com
But the site's creators, Kakhiel & Venour, explain on their site that they're really just in this for the fun:
Even though Google didn't make the site itself, it's still onboard with the concept
"As longtime supporters of napping, we’re thrilled to see Google technology connecting the world’s sleepiest citizens with places to catch some zzz's," the company said in a statement.huffingtonpost.com
For now, though, there aren't that many spots on the Google Naps
And can we start with Pahang? It could use some work.
Now, all you need now is an Ostrich Pillow