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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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Top Ten Northernmost Items on Google Maps

Here at Google Sightseeing, our obsession with superlatives knows no bounds, whether it be the largest, the smallest, the funniest, or the strangest. Join us as we literally go in another direction with our look at ten items that have the right to be called the northernmost such things on Earth!

Solar Power Towers

We’ve visited a few solar power generation facilities in the past, but here is a roundup of solar power towers…

Recent Comments

  1. Jel: And that’s not to mention the Dutch 11-towns race, when and if it gets cold enough – nigh on 200km....
  2. Andrew Thielmann: Not longest skating anymore: the skating trail on the lake in Invermere (lat/lng:50.493583,...
  3. Allaiyah Weyn: Close to Santa Laura is what looks like a big bloody mess. I wonder what all the red stuff is. The van...
  4. Allaiyah Weyn: I wish I could visit all the ghost towns of the world on Google Earth. Sadly, the van usually passes...
  5. Tammo: This is so awesome. I’m sure this will warrant some more posts once you’ve had a chance to go over...

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