Google Street View Sightseeing

Continuing a theme, this is the claimed “World’s largest potato” outside the enthralling Idaho Potato Museum

Thursday, 28th May 2009

I know it looks like a big poo, but this is actually a giant potato at the entrance to a real drive-in theatre

Thursday, 28th May 2009

Click this link. You have 20 seconds to comply. The OCP Headquarters from Robocop #streetview via @totalfilm

Wednesday, 27th May 2009

Yippee Kayay Motherfucker! The Nakatomi Plaza from Die Hard was actually just movie-maker Fox’s head office via @totalflim

Wednesday, 27th May 2009

I thought these had been burnt down? Initech’s offices from the classic film Office Space via @totalflim

Wednesday, 27th May 2009

If there’s something strange in your neighborhood. Who ya gonna call? GHOSTBUSTERS! via @totalfilm

Wednesday, 27th 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

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…

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