Function for working with elevation

8. 2. 2024

We have just added a new feature for working with altitude to the REST API.

New appearance of the rocks in tourist map

12. 1. 2024

We have changed the visualization of rocks on the tourist map, currently only in the Czech Republic. In addition to rocks, we also have more detailed contour lines and shading on the map. The depiction of rocks now more accurately corresponds to reality and precisely fits the relief and contour lines. Take a look at…

New map set names-overlay

14. 11. 2023

We are adding a new map set called names-overlay. It consists of transparent tiles that contain only names (of countries, cities, streets, etc.) and country borders.

ISO country code in geocoding

21. 9. 2023

We are adding the ISO country code, according to the ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 standard, to the return values of functions for Geocoding (Geocode, Suggest, RGeocode).

REST API – full version

12. 7. 2023

The REST API is finally leaving beta and coming in its full version, now available to all users. The main change is the introduction of new commercial tariffs. Within the Basic and Advantageous tariff, we offer a truly generous portion of free credits, which allows you to use the REST API for free for your…

A more pronounced relief of the tourist map

4. 7. 2023

In the tourist map, we now use more pronounced hillshade, which means shading of hills. Thanks to it, users can orient themselves much better and naturally in hilly terrain. For its generation, we also use a more accurate elevation model, which is a combination of global and national models (acquired using lidars). We continue to…

Postcode and geocoding

13. 6. 2023

We have made changes to working with postal codes (ZIP codes) within the Geocoding and Autocomplete functions. Now, you only need to enter the postal code separately. Until now, searching by postal code served as a refinement. For example, when entering “Dlouhá 110 00”, only the street “Dlouhá” in Prague 1 was offered. However, entering…

We are adding aerial photographs of the surrounding states

9. 6. 2023

Within the API, detailed aerial imagery has so far been available for the Czech Republic due to licensing reasons. The rest of the world was displayed only up to zoom level 13. Lately, we have added detailed aerial imagery of neighboring countries, up to zoom level 19. Specifically: We will gradually add more countries in…

We are adding address points of surrounding states

3. 4. 2023

In the Geocoding functions, we are adding detailed address points from neighboring countries, obtained from national registries. This allows us to reliably search based on building numbers and correctly find all valid addresses in these countries. Specifically, And now, newly: We will gradually add more detailed registries. In other countries, the data quality varies and…