Gekleurde straten

Hoe zou jouw buurt eruit zien als je alle straten rood kleurt, alle lanen groen, alle wegen grijs, enzovoort? Of hoe zou het centrum van Amsterdam eruit zien? Eerder maakte ik zelf plaatjes van steden, nu kan je zelf een adres invoeren en krijg je automagisch het kaartje dat hoort bij dat adres! Wil je dat ook uitproberen? Dat kan hieronder. Hoe werkt het? Klik … Continue reading Gekleurde straten

Coloring cities based on streetnames – Belgium edition

Earlier, I created some colored streetmaps for Dutch Cities. Here’s the Belgian edition! I created all the maps with the Osmnx package for Python, created by Geoff Boeing, who was also very nice in helping me on stackoverflow when I got stuck on a strange error message (which was caused by me getting environments mixed up) Let’s start with Antwerpen: Next up is Brussels, but … Continue reading Coloring cities based on streetnames – Belgium edition

Coloring cities based on streetnames

Recently I saw this tweet from @puntofisso where he coloured the roads of urban areas mainly in England, based on their names. He got his inspiration from this article from @Erdavis and @cedscherer. I used and adapted his code that uses Osmnx for Python to create maps of Dutch cities, colored by their streetnames. Here’s Amsterdam:   The Canals are clearly visible, and besides that … Continue reading Coloring cities based on streetnames