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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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Google Sightseeing takes you on a tour of the world as seen from satellite, using the free Google Earth program, or Google Maps in your web browser. Our team of authors present weird and wonderful sights as suggested by readers.

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Previously on Google Sightseeing

Trollstigen (Troll’s path)

In a country renowned for its natural beauty, one of the most spectacular landscapes is found along the Trollstigen (Troll’s…

Fill ‘er Up!

In the early days of mass automotive travel, fuel stations often resorted to some wacky gimmicks to differentiate themselves from the pack and lure in customers, such as novelty architecture that made the station building even more of a roadside attraction than the fuel they were selling. Today, many of these wacky 1930s-era stations are icons to thousands of visitors every year.

Google Snow View

Over the past few years Google has captured imagery of ski resorts and other snowy locations using Street View snowmobiles…

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