Google Street View Sightseeing

Tour Japan’s abandoned Hashima Island (AKA Battleship Island), inspiration for the hideout in Skyfall!

Friday, 28th June 2013

The horse people have all gone drinking in Québec.

Thursday, 27th June 2013

Holy-moly, the Tokyo Skytree is ENORMOUS (pan up!) At 634m it’s the world’s tallest self supporting tower

Friday, 21st June 2013

Fantastic night-time view from the top of the Tokyo Tower

Friday, 21st June 2013

Now all we need is an ENORMOUS dog.

Friday, 21st June 2013

Street View car driving 86 km/h in an 80 zone. Bad Street View driver!

Thursday, 20th June 2013

Welcome to Google Sightseeing

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

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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