Google Street View Sightseeing

Google Street View has travelled to new heights! To the base camp on Mount Everest to be precise.

Thursday, 21st March 2013

Victim of violent attack in Manchester left deflated.

Wednesday, 20th March 2013

Man caught receiving hand job from prostitute on Street View. No joke, and totally not safe for work. #nsfw

Friday, 8th March 2013

The ongoing ash eruption of the Sakurajima volcano caught on Google Street View

Tuesday, 26th February 2013

You can now explore three floors of the Sapporo TV tower on Street View

Tuesday, 26th February 2013

New imagery in Japan shows Fort Goryokaku from the observation deck of the Goryokaku Tower

Tuesday, 26th February 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

On this day: Pelé was born

Celebrating his 74th birthday today is Pelé, one of the greatest ever football players. At least we think he is…

Ghost Towns of Chile

In a country as large and historically rich as Chile, it’s no surprise that ghost towns abound throughout the country. Now with full Street View coverage throughout Chile, it’s time to take a peek at some of these fascinating lost communities.

On this day: Paul Cézanne Died

On this day in 1906, French painter Paul Cézanne died. Montagne Saint-Victoire, circa 1890, is amongst many of his works…

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