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The world’s largest salt flat, Salar de Uyuni

Salar de Uyuni in south-west Bolivia was once part of a massive prehistoric lake but today is the world’s largest salt flat. When dry it’s a barren landscape, so featureless that it’s great for perspective tricks…

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Thursday, 19th November 2009

The world’s largest dustpan and brush? Or is that a sweeping statement? (‘The Big Sweep’, by Claes Oldenburg)

The world’s largest dustpan and brush? Or is that a sweeping statement? http://gss.st/fm (‘The Big Sweep’, by Claes Oldenburg) #streetview

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Thursday, 15th October 2009

World’s largest paper plane? #streetview (Via @adrbr)

World’s largest paper plane? http://gss.st/bo #streetview (Via @adrbr)

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Tuesday, 8th September 2009

World’s largest binoculars, by Claes Oldenburg for DDB LA #streetview (Thanks to @gsightseeing_fr writer Julien!)

World’s largest binoculars, by Claes Oldenburg for DDB LA http://gss.st/c3 #streetview (Thanks to @gsightseeing_fr writer Julien!)

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Tuesday, 8th September 2009

The “World’s Largest Cone-Top Beer Can” gets my award for the world’s lamest “word’s largest” claim

The “World’s Largest Cone-Top Beer Can” gets my award for the world’s lamest “word’s largest” claim http://gss.st/9t #streetview

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Monday, 3rd August 2009

Discovery of The World’s Largest Picnic Basket raises fears of a Giant Yogi Bear attack. #streetview via @russaus

Discovery of The World’s Largest Picnic Basket raises fears of a Giant Yogi Bear attack. http://gss.st/93 #streetview via @russaus

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Friday, 24th July 2009

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Lærdalstunnelen, The World’s Longest Road Tunnel

Faced with the challenge of building a year-round road to connect Norway’s two largest cities (Bergen and Oslo), through a…

Body being dumped into a Dutch canal, caught on Google Maps

We’re not sure what’s going on here, but it sure does look like someone (or perhaps a pair of someones)…

The World’s Largest Blue Holes

The term “blue hole” is given to sinkholes filled with water where the entrance is below the surface; but they…

Airship Hangars Around The World

From the late 19th century to the period between the World Wars, hundreds of airship hangars were built in Western…

Hurtigruten (The Express Route)

Here at Google Sightseeing we love a chance to create a post about the scenic wonders of Norway1. Today we…

Floating Bridges

Floating bridges, while often temporary structures used in times of war or disaster, can also be used long-term in locations…

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