Comparing Google Reverse Geocoding against GeoNames
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(c) Peter Bengtsson, Fry-IT,, 2009 License: Python

Testing the difference between Google Reverse Geocoding and two ways to access GeoNames to get the place name and country name from a lat/long coordinate.

Read my blog entry about this on

To test it you need to install geopy, the reverse-geocode branch:

    svn checkout \ \