Google Street View Sightseeing

Sasquatch does his best Superman impersonation

Tuesday, 23rd June 2009

The man of steel towers over some tourists in (I’m not making this up) Superman Square, Metropolis, IL

Tuesday, 23rd June 2009

Another private house which you may recognise It’s the Banks resident from Father of the Bride (and its sequel)

Tuesday, 23rd June 2009

Recognise this? You guys give up yet? It’s the house from Home Alone! #streetview Via VGT

Tuesday, 23rd June 2009

Nice #streetview of the Grand Canyon. How long before we get “helicopter view” though? Via Mattsie

Tuesday, 23rd June 2009

A smiley painted on the road confuses the #streetview camera, and no further images are taken past this point

Monday, 22nd June 2009

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

Volcanoes of the Northern Marianas (Volcano Week 7)

The Mariana Islands are part of a great submerged mountain range that extends all the way from Guam north to Japan. While the southern Marianas are known worldwide as tourist destinations, the uninhabited northernmost islands are actually a long string of active volcanoes fed by the subduction of the Pacific Plate into the Mariana Trench, the deepest location on Earth.

Quirky Border Towns of North America

Have you ever walked through the front door of a building in one country and walked out the back door…

Google Sightseeing writer set to climb Africa’s tallest volcano

Two years ago our very own Noel Ballantyne wrote an article for Volcano Week 5 about Mount Kilimanjaro, a dormant…

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  1. seefit: Thanks for the link to your original post, Ian. Another fine article (as always). :-) It’s nice to know...
  2. Ian Brown: seefit – thanks for the links, and your comment made me realise that I hadn’t included a link...
  3. seefit: This post prompted me to look back at an old puzzle in the Fun & Games section of the Google Earth...
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