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The roster of the world’s tallest statues is dominated by Buddhist figures, with most of the top ten (actually 11 because of a tie) being representations of the Buddha or Guanyin. While we’ve looked at Very…
Thursday, 24th July 2014
For the very first time, Google has released Street View imagery of the Arab world, and they’ve started right at the very top – with the highest man-made viewpoint on the planet, Dubai’s monumental Burj Khalifa.…
Wednesday, 26th June 2013
Holy-moly, the Tokyo Skytree is ENORMOUS (pan up!) At 634m it’s the world’s tallest self supporting tower
Holy-moly, the Tokyo Skytree is ENORMOUS (pan up!) http://POSTURLHERE At 634m it’s the world’s tallest self supporting tower #streetview
Friday, 21st June 2013
For centuries lighthouses have served as navigation aids, helping protect marine traffic from running aground on dangerous coastlines, rocks and reefs. As we’re ever-so-slightly fond of superlatives here at Google Sightseeing, we’ll take a tour of…
Tuesday, 15th May 2012
Taipei 101 currently holds the title of the world’s tallest *completed* building but it won’t last much longer #streetview
Taipei 101 currently holds the title of the world’s tallest completed building but it won’t last much longer #streetview http://gss.st/aF
Tuesday, 18th August 2009
Here in Canada, there’s a large scale windfarm known as Le Nordais, which as well as having 133 conventional wind turbines, also features one particular design of wind turbine with which you may be unfamiliar. Le…
Friday, 14th August 2009
Previously on Google Sightseeing
Google Street View may be ever-expanding in its reach, but it’s still a long way from covering the entire world. There are numerous services that not only offer their own street-level imagery but have beaten Google to the punch in numerous cities around the globe. That got us wondering just what we’re missing from other sites over here at Google Sightseeing, so join us as we take a two-part tour of street-level imagery in places Street View hasn’t reached yet!
Known as site of one of the most pivotal naval battles in history, today Midway Atoll strikes an odd balance between its military past and its tropical paradise locale. It’s also one of the most remote places ever visited by Google Street View.