Google Street View Sightseeing

A leftover cow from the Cow Parade herd that invaded Edinburgh back in 2006

Monday, 1st June 2009

OMG! It’s the giant talking penguin OF DOOM!!!1

Monday, 1st June 2009

It’s the hottest day of the year across much of the UK, so cool down with some Japanese snow on #streetview

Monday, 1st June 2009

Does she *really* need that much luggage I wonder?

Monday, 1st June 2009

These guys are filming “The Sluice Box” – a bizarre patchwork house in Idaho City

Monday, 1st June 2009

The residents of this street are trying to freak people out by painting their cars green, and the trees purple

Friday, 29th May 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…

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…

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