Time to get back to coding. Now that we have the data from Flickr from the previous example, let's add it to our map. We'll create a Google Maps base layer and then a vector layer filled with the Flickr data on top of it.
flickr_data.kmlfile is in the same directory that we'll be creating our map in. Save the file in your server's document root folder, which may be something like (with Xampp on windows)
c:/xampp/htdocsor on OSX (with Xammp, http://www.apachefriends.org/en/xampp-macosx.html) in
/Applications/XAMPP, or on Linux:
/var/www/. We'll refer to it as