Suggested maps to understand

Suggested maps to understand

Did you know the island of Fiji was instrumental in propelling the current Global satellite positioning many of us use today? More commonly known as GPS. The reason being in the old days before GPS airline pilots could not afford to miss the island as it was isolated and any miscalculations could have disastrous results. The Government of Fiji then worked with the US government to make it a pilot project and the rest is history. In the world of wine, we need to know where the rivers, canyons, hills and mountains, don’t forget the seas, desert and the forests. All these affect the climate and the effect on grape growing and the style. Hence the importance of maps and the main sources recommended are actual maps with scale and size and prepared by qualified cartographers and professionals.