Google Street View Sightseeing

I wonder where the world’s biggest bicycle park is? Here’s a fairly large one to start you off!

Tuesday, 2nd June 2009

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

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

On this day: First International Football Match

On this day in 1872, the first bona fide international  football match took place on St Andrew’s Day between Scotland…

Train Hotels

A few years ago we took a detailed look at Canada’s Grand Railway Hotels (parts 1, 2, 3). To look…

On this day: Band Aid Recorded ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas’

What is this non-descript building in north-west London, you ask? It just happens to be the studio where one of…

Recent Comments

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