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Old 21-04-2011, 13:02   #1
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Tracking Our Travels

Our family has asked if there was a way to keep track of our travels. Is there a program or web site that allows us to enter time and position so that others may review our progress online? Ideally we enter date, time and position and a historical chronology is updated online. Ideas appreciated. Note: I know that sites such as Google will show present location but we're looking for something that tracks history. Thanks
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Old 21-04-2011, 14:44   #2
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Isn't this what SPOT is about?
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Re: Tracking our travels

my gps also has thos feature of keeping track of where and how far one has travelled on th e journeys and adventures.....waypoints and distance travelled.... look on yurs and see where it is-- might have to read the instruction book--i found, doin gthat, that mine also has ais capabilities..LOL
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Thanks for the feedback. I'm looking for a website where you can manually enter date, time and position. The website would allow others to view your path historically. I don't want to purchase hardware to do it automatically. The website should provide zoom and pan and time stamp each point with a date and time. I'm not interesting in a blog. A free site would be perfect, but I'd be willing to pay a nominal subscription fee if it met all my needs.
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KT & Chris have created a kewl utility that does exactly what you ask:

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i betcha if ye ask R Eallly reallly NICE, MEBURMA could teach ye how to do that, involving your current gps and your current laptop.........
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We've been using Sail Trac for our sailing vacations. It lets you post locations, photos and status updates. They also have a smartphone app that's pretty user friendly.

As a bonus it's free;

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