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 Street View Sightseeing
Sign warns the #streetview car that it is an “Overheight vehicle” The images end just before the bridge… via @TheLex
Children imitating MTV’s Jackass: Also notice there’s #streetview for all the aisles of this car park – totally necessary?
I have a feeling that if this Killer Whale were set to sea, it would sink like… a giant metal whale. #streetview via VGT
Although human-sized, this Space Marine is probably the world’s largest, as most are only 2″ tall #streetview via Liam H
Previously on Google Sightseeing
Two years ago our very own Noel Ballantyne wrote an article for Volcano Week 5 about Mount Kilimanjaro, a dormant…
Once a volcanic island centered in Japan’s Kagoshima Bay, during an eruption in 1914 the Sakura-jima volcano decided to change…