The Google Places API Web Service provides place information for establishments, prominent points of interest, geographic locations, and more. Proximity or a text string can be used to extract the data. It returns the list of nearby places along with the necessary information.
- Navigate Google Place Search
- After click on “Get A Key”, create a new project and press Next button
- Copy the key
- The following example is a search request for places of type ‘restaurant’ within a 500m radius of a point in Sydney, Australia, containing the word ‘cruise.