Google Street View Sightseeing

Sign warns the #streetview car that it is an “Overheight vehicle” The images end just before the bridge… via @TheLex

Thursday, 18th June 2009

Although human-sized, this Space Marine is probably the world’s largest, as most are only 2″ tall #streetview via Liam H

Wednesday, 17th June 2009

Perfect for poor “in the doghouse” jokes, this Canine-shaped B&B is also claimed as the World’s Biggest Beagle

Wednesday, 17th June 2009

This working girl is clearly working her ass off

Wednesday, 17th June 2009

With their strangely-shaped UFOs, one suspects the aliens are mocking us! #streetview (via Ludger Paffenholz)

Wednesday, 17th June 2009

Godzilla takes a stand against the tyranny of mobile phone masts!

Wednesday, 17th 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…

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