National Geographic collects the [best maps of 2016]:
> It’s been a good year for map lovers. Whether you’re into old maps, new maps, or new ways of interacting with old maps, there was much to cheer about in 2016.
[best maps of 2016]: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/12/best-maps-cartography-2016/ "The Best Maps of 2016"
[kottke.org]: http://kottke.org/16/12/the-best-maps-of-2016 "best maps of 2016"