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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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Previously on Google Sightseeing

The best of Google Maps: Circles, Paintings, and Rude Messages

It’s often the simplest things that get the biggest laugh around here, and when we open the GSS suggestion box…

Rollercoaster Round-up!

We visited a number of amusement parks in the early years of Google Sightseeing, but with improved imagery and competition…

Airbus, Toulouse

In 2005, the aviation world’s eyes lit up with excitement when the first Airbus A380 took into the skies over…

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