In this lesson, we will learn how to create more complex static maps, as well as interactive web maps.

Learning goals#

After this lesson, you should know how to:

  • create static thematic maps comprising of multiple data layers using GeoPandas and matplotlib,

  • add base maps, such as OpenStreetMap, to such maps using contextily,

  • create simple interactive maps using Folium, and

  • enrich the interactive maps with popups and hover tooltips.

Lesson video#