Travelers can adjust travel time and mode of transportation preferences along the left side of the page. Google notes that because the feature is still being tested that filtering by transit time is only available in select cities that have teamed up with local transit agencies to integrate data into Google Maps. These cities include New York, Las Vegas, Honolulu, Niagara Falls, Paris, London, and Bangkok.
Hotel Finder is not just helpful for travelers, but it could also be useful for hotels, restaurants, and other local businesses around an individual’s desired area.
Jennifer Beese: Jennifer Beese has worked as a community manager and social media strategist. When she’s not writing, you can find her studying anatomy and physiology—she literally has a skeleton in her closet—or under the stars with her telescope.