Google Street View Sightseeing

#streetview car can teleport! Click forward and you’re suddenly in a tunnel, about to get crushed by a lorry via martinlee

Friday, 15th May 2009

This artwork recreates MC Escher’s impossible triangle, but the #streetview car never quite catches the right angle via Lee

Friday, 15th May 2009

A line of DeLoreans awaiting hovercar conversion. There’s only around 6,500 left, and they can fetch up to $50k via Chris

Friday, 15th May 2009

The world’s largest ant scares me! Perhaps I just played too much Ant Attack in 1983? http://bit.ly/cO7GI

Thursday, 14th May 2009

Proof that in some European countries, car bumpers simply serve to tell you when to stop reversing

Thursday, 14th May 2009

I think it’s going to take more than one person with a brush to clean up that mess!

Thursday, 14th 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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Lærdalstunnelen, The World’s Longest Road Tunnel

Faced with the challenge of building a year-round road to connect Norway’s two largest cities (Bergen and Oslo), through a…

Body being dumped into a Dutch canal, caught on Google Maps

We’re not sure what’s going on here, but it sure does look like someone (or perhaps a pair of someones)…

The World’s Largest Blue Holes

The term “blue hole” is given to sinkholes filled with water where the entrance is below the surface; but they…

Airship Hangars Around The World

From the late 19th century to the period between the World Wars, hundreds of airship hangars were built in Western…

Hurtigruten (The Express Route)

Here at Google Sightseeing we love a chance to create a post about the scenic wonders of Norway1. Today we…

Floating Bridges

Floating bridges, while often temporary structures used in times of war or disaster, can also be used long-term in locations…

Recent Comments

  1. Bob: There is a Marine Corps air station with two dirigible hangars in Tustin, CA. https://maps.google.com/map...
  2. Ian: Thanks Tammo – I was aware of it but didn’t include it because it’s not visible.
  3. Ian: Excellent, thanks for all the links everyone!
  4. Tammo: Best Streetview of the one in Sicily is probably from across the water: https://www.google.com/maps...
  5. PIETRO CONTEGIACOMO: Sirs, you forget or you have no infomation about the “world largest hangar in reinforced...

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