What's on the Other Side of the Ocean?

Credit: Eric Odenheimer

As we sat on the beach, my daughter asked what was on the other side of the ocean. "Europe!" I said, buying some time to Google specifics. She went back to building her Olaf sand sculpture and I found this map. (The better answer is Portugal.) In case you're ever on a beach and curious what would happen if you had superpowers and could swim perfectly straight, now you know. 

The Afternoon Map is a semi-regular feature in which we post maps and infographics. In the afternoon. Semi-regularly. Thanks to Eric Odenheimer for this one, which was featured by The Washington Post's Know More.

Can You Spell the Names of the 15 Most Misspelled Cities in America?

Can You Identify the Major City Based on Their Central Square?