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Mayor of Sardinian village blames Google Maps for lost tourists

Rescuers in Baunei called out 144 times in past year to save visitors from impassable roads

The mayor of a town in Sardinia is to attempt to end the use of Google Maps by tourists in his local area because visitors keep getting lost on mountain roads.

Salvatore Corrias, the mayor of Baunei, a mountain village in Ogliastra province, advised people to use traditional paper maps as “so many” visitors have had to be rescued after being led astray.

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