United Kingdom of McDonalds…..never far from a Big Mac!

A great visualization seen originally on Flowing Data, but created by Stephen von Worley from Data Pointed,  shows a map of the UK according to distance needed to travel to the nearest McDonalds.

Distance to McDonalds in the UK and Ireland

On the isle of Great Britain, proper – anywhere reachable from London on foot, aka the mainland – Cape Wrath ranks McFarthest. From its restless shores to the nearest McFix, the hungry traveller must traverse the Scottish Highlands to Inverness, 136 kilometers inland. (Source:Data Pointed)

This was a follow up to the a previous map which showed the same information for the USA:

Distance to McDonalds in the USA

These days, it seems, you’re never very far from a Big Mac!

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