web service for all public Facebook places in a geographic area via Graph api
The project is to write a web service (preferably python but will consider alternatives) to list the <count> most 'popular' 'places' by checkins (and possibly other criteria) near a specific location. Something like
The FB graph api to use to find out location of interest is
This will return places of interest near a geographical location.
The service should return the JSON from the request in sorted order by "popularity". Initially this can be the number of checkins.