On May 23, 1911, the imposing Main Branch of the New York Public Library was opened to the public, with…
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A trio of #streetview dinosaur sights for this Friday, starting with a T-Rex trying to cross the road:
A trio of #streetview dinosaur sights for this Friday, starting with a T-Rex trying to cross the road: http://gss.st/6S
Friday, 26th June 2009
Albino dinosaurs run amok in Amsterdam! Grrrr! Arrrgh! Roaaar! http://gss.st/1J #streetview
Friday, 8th May 2009
Long-time GSS readers may recall the story of Bennie the Dinosaur, who we originally spotted way back in February 2006. Bennie was originally employed as the mascot for a now-defunct chain of cigarette shops and in…
Wednesday, 13th August 2008
It’s time travelling time at GSS, and today we’re travelling back to the Jurassic, Late Jurassic and the Pleistocene periods, all at the same time! Yes you heard me right, as here in the Plänterwald leisure…
Friday, 17th November 2006
Bennie was a fifty-foot tall, 15,000 pound brachiosaur with a shady past, who used to watch over the I-680 highway from this vantage point in Benicia, CA. Before moving here Bennie used to live on the…
Sunday, 26th February 2006
Previously on Google Sightseeing
Hawaii is one of the world’s great tourist destinations, with millions of people from around the world streaming into the islands each year. While most tourists lounge their time away on the beaches of Maui, Oahu, Molokai, Kauai, and the Big Island of Hawaii, many forget that there are eight major islands in the archipelago. Being Island Week, now is the perfect time to take a look at the other three major islands of the 50th state of the United States.
On May 22, 1859, the author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born in Edinburgh. 221B Baker Street is, of course,…