It is a bit of fun, isn't it...
The process that you described above is the easiest way to create the most accurate POI data collections.
Go to the POI Manager, load the address list of find your POIs (one by one) on the map and enter some description. Press the Refresh button to add some more blank lines whenever you need it. Save it as a GPX, CSV, OV2, KML, :MX, etc. Easy, isn't it...
You can also use our business listing service: http://www.gps-data-team.com/corporate_database.html
Once listed in our POI Zone, you'll have some additional POI editing options available.
Our community portal allows you to make the best possible database for your local area and to enjoy the benefits of the others doing the same.