Google Street View Sightseeing

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

Thursday, 18th June 2009

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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…

Sakura-jima (Volcano Week 7)

Once a volcanic island centered in Japan’s Kagoshima Bay, during an eruption in 1914 the Sakura-jima volcano decided to change…

Recent Comments

  1. Ionut: This type of geography is very atractive. We can descover many interesting places because of you.
  2. criticalmass: Every day I get this as an update – and every day starts with a song… [HER:] They say we’re...
  3. Wayne: I’ve taken one of those half-day tours to Niihau. The helicopter company, owned by the Robinson family,...
  4. Jel: And that’s not to mention the Dutch 11-towns race, when and if it gets cold enough – nigh on 200km....
  5. Andrew Thielmann: Not longest skating anymore: the skating trail on the lake in Invermere (lat/lng:50.493583,...

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