Google Street View Sightseeing

The snappy-named Building N-221B at NASA’s Ames Research Center is the world’s largest wind tunnel at 80x120ft

Friday, 19th June 2009

Painted to slow down drivers, this scary giant ladybug would probably cause a crash late at night

Friday, 19th June 2009

This waiter is clearly getting a bigger tip than he bargained for!

Thursday, 18th June 2009

Coming Soon: Google Whitewater-Rafting-View! However, I think the name needs some work

Thursday, 18th June 2009

I have a feeling that if this Killer Whale were set to sea, it would sink like… a giant metal whale. #streetview via VGT

Thursday, 18th June 2009

Children imitating MTV’s Jackass: Also notice there’s #streetview for all the aisles of this car park – totally necessary?

Thursday, 18th 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

World’s Largest Graffiti? Not even close.

Doing the rounds on the mainstream sites this week has been the story of Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Hamad bin Hamdan…

The Street Art of Newtown, Sydney

Newtown is an inner suburb of Sydney, New South Wales and is one of that city’s major cultural and artistic centres. The suburb is renowned for its graffiti and street art, and since the 1980s all sorts of murals, drawings and paintings, both legal and illegal, have been popping up all over the neighbourhood.

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