Standard Time Zones of the World
This map shows the standard time zones of the World. Click on the map to view a bigger, printable version of the Word Time Zone Map.
Map Scale 1:85,000,000 at 0º
Source: Miller Cylindrical Projection
Note: Boundary representation is not necessarily authoritative.
How to use Time Zone Map to find any local time
Locations on West from GMT (Greenwich Mean Time)
Add time zone number to local time to obtain UTC.
Subtract time zone number from UTC to obtain local time.
Locations on East from GMT (Greenwich Mean Time)
Subtract time zone number from local time to obtain UTC.
Add time zone number to UTC to obtain local time.
Greenwich Mean Time is never adjusted backwards or forwards.
Is there anything more annoying than having to pay for Wi-Fi, that basic of human rights?
Anil Polat, a travel blogger and computer security engineer, is doing the world a solid by creating an interactive map — which he regularly updates — that reveals the Wi-Fi passwords of dozens of airports around the world.
Click on an airport on the map to see both the password and the Wi-Fi's location.
Source: Business Insider.
We might not be as friendly to expat families as we'd like to think.
In a ranking of 67 countries around the world for "Ease of settling in", the UK ranked 42nd for Friendliness, and 43rd for "Finding Friends".
This is according to the Expat Insider 2016 index by InterNations, which surveyed more than 14,000 respondents.
The UK ranked 33rd on the index of 191 countries, overall.
For the subindex "Friendliness", we have produced a map of the rankings of the countries surveyed.
In case if you are interested in the rank of the friendliest countries around the world, here is a complete list;
Here are the full rankings, which you can also find in the report:
3. Costa Rica
8. New Zealand
31. United Arab Emirates
42. United Kingdom
49. South Africa
50. South Korea
52. Hong Kong
65. Czech Republic
66. Saudi Arabia
Have you got any experience of making friends in any of these countries?
Source: Atlas of Prejudice