Discover new places & experiences

To learn about places and events in areas that interest you, check Google Maps. You’ll see personal recommendations, recent reviews, and trending spots. This information may contain content from different sources, including our partners, our users, or the public web. This feature isn’t available in all countries.

Note: Google may remove content if we learn that it violates our content policies or if it violates applicable laws. Results shown in the For You tab in Google Maps are not influenced by payment from other companies. Paid content in Google Maps is labeled.

We use personalization signals derived from Location History and Web and App Activity to create content. Use the links to read more about these features and how to turn them off.

Note: This feature is not supported on iPads.

See places suggested for you

  1. On your iPhone, open the Google Maps app Google Maps.
  2. At the bottom, tap For you.
  3. You'll see recommendations and updates about places and events in your areas.

Explore suggested places

  • To see what’s new and interesting, scroll through updates.
  • When you find a place you want to visit, tap "Want to go." It will be saved in your "Want to go" list.

See your "Want to go" list 

  1. On your iPhone, tap MenuMenu.
  2. Tap Your places and then Lists and then Want to goWant to Go.

Where suggestions & updates come from

In Google Maps, you’ll see recommendations for places and experiences in neighborhoods, cities, and regions that we think you’ll like. The suggestions are based on your Location History and your saved Home and Work.

The "For you" section shows updates about:

  • Areas you follow
  • Places you saved to your "Want to go" and "Favorites" lists
  • Places Google Maps thinks you'll be interested in 

Change which areas you follow

  1. On your iPhone, open the Google Maps app Google Maps.
  2. At the bottom, tap For you.
  3. At the top, tap Settings Settings and then Your areas.
  4. Choose an option:
    • To stop seeing updates about an area, tap Remove Remove.
    • To add a new area, tap Add area and move the map. 

​​ Note: To quickly add an area suggested by Maps, tap Follow.

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