Google Street View Sightseeing

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

Friday, 29th May 2009

Another street view convoy? That’s a big 10-4 rubber ducky!

Friday, 29th May 2009

If spying on naked old men is your thing, then Google Street View’s got your back! Well, his back anyway.

Friday, 29th May 2009

An inflatable sofa on some fake grass fails to impress the tourists. Some sort of “art” perhaps?

Friday, 29th May 2009

#streetview driver narrowly escapes death playing chicken with a train!

Friday, 29th May 2009

The pilot of this light aircraft was so desperate for a drink he crashed into the side of “The Hanger Bar”

Thursday, 28th 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.

Could you be one of our authors? We're looking for more freelance writers - please get in touch for more information.

Previously on Google Sightseeing

Lesotho: Kingdom in the Sky

Lesotho is one of the most unique countries on the planet. It’s the southernmost landlocked country, the largest country that’s entirely surrounded by another country, and the highest country on Earth. Yet, it doesn’t really show up on too many people’s radar. With the arrival of Google Street View imagery this month to Lesotho, it’s time to shed some light on the world’s largest enclave.

Solar Power Towers

We’ve visited a few solar power generation facilities in the past, but here is a roundup of solar power towers…

On this day: The Empire State Building was dedicated

On May 1, 1931, the Empire State Building was dedicated. The 103-storey skyscraper was the tallest building in the world…

Recent Comments

  1. Longtime reader: There has not been a new Google Sightseeing post since this one on May 22, 2015. Can we expect more...
  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,...

Advertisement