Google Street View Sightseeing

Safety fail: hanging a child out a window Michael Jackson style, while smoking a cigarette

Tuesday, 19th May 2009

I think this street has gone a *wee bit* mad with the Orange bunting

Monday, 18th May 2009

This little old lady’s property is being protected by a Smurf with a shotgun

Monday, 18th May 2009

“Pistols” written on the street with various arrows etc Is it a form of Hobo code (

Monday, 18th May 2009

Extreme Parking! There’s a Mini parked on top the Oxford BMW plant (which is where the cars are built) #streetview via Paul

Friday, 15th May 2009

OMG Is that a stealth bomber in the sky!? No, it’s not. Sorry.

Friday, 15th 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

London 2012 Summer Olympics and Paralympics (Part 1)

It may have escaped your attention, given the lack of publicity, but there is a large sporting event about to…

World’s Largest Graffiti? Not even close.

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The Street Art of Newtown, Sydney

Newtown is an inner suburb of Sydney, New South Wales and is one of that city’s major cultural and artistic centres. The suburb is renowned for its graffiti and street art, and since the 1980s all sorts of murals, drawings and paintings, both legal and illegal, have been popping up all over the neighbourhood.

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