In this Jan. 4, 2013 photo, Nancy Chandler, left, a map creator, and her daughter Nima Chandler, who does primary research for the maps, talk during an interview at a hotel in Bangkok.

 

              In this Jan. 4, 2013 photo, Nancy Chandler, left, a map creator, and her daughter Nima Chandler, who does primary research for the maps, talk during an interview at a hotel in Bangkok.
In this Jan. 4, 2013 photo, Nancy Chandler, left, a map creator, and her daughter Nima Chandler, who does primary research for the maps, talk during an interview at a hotel in Bangkok. Navigating the streets of Bangkok in the age of Google Maps and GPS, savvy visitors simply ditch those digital devices in favor of a much simpler navigational aid: The hand-held paper maps of American artist Nancy Chandler, whose colorful descriptions of Bangkok have gained a cult-like following since they launched nearly four decades ago. (AP Photo/Apichart Weerawong)