The Vaguely Rude Places Map is a simple web mash up of places which, to the British sense or humour, sound vaguely rude and thus are, by definition, funny. If you're not British, it might be confusing why this is amusing.
Meanwhile, here's a blog post which may, or may not, explain how the map came into being.
Since launching, the Vaguely Rude Places map has been added to multiple times by many contributors. If you'd like to get involved, here's how.
src/data) and submit a pull request.
Since launching in February of 2013, the Vaguely Rude Places map has been Slashdotted, Farked, B3ta'd and Reddit'd multiple times, clocking up over 22M views in a single month. It's also been featured many times in the more traditional media. Here's a brief selection.
English rude places under ODC-BY, with thanks to
Italian rude places under ODC-BY with thanks to