FSS Google Maps Downloader is a tool that can download the Google Maps images to your PC.
This is a clearly free program. There is no spyware or adware. It's absolutely safe to install and to run.
The interface is very simple and self explaining. It runs low on system resources consumption and is supported on all Windows versions.
It can save them to your hard disk, including the normal maps and satellite maps.
After downloading, you can view the maps offline by any image viewer. If you want to make a map of your favorite place by yourself, it is very useful for you.