Releasing the first stable version of Django Places, CodeName: Gingery Apple Sundaes. It's a simple app for store places with autocomplete support and a related map.
The main purpose of this app was, bring to the admin a simple way to store a Point with: Name, Latitude, and Longitude. The app uses the amazing GeoComplete lib by ubilabs. For install just run this in you project:
$ pip install dj-places
When you install Django-Places you have access to the following API:
>>> from myapp.models import ModelName >>> poi = ModelName.objects.get(id=1) >>> poi.position Place('Metrocentro, Managua, Nicaragua', 52.522906, 13.41156) >>> poi.position.place 'Metrocentro, Managua, Nicaragua' >>> poi.position.latitude 52.522906 >>> poi.position.longitude 13.41156
If you want to learn more about it, just check the project in Github at oscarmcm/django-places