Google Street View Sightseeing

Spectacular scenery captured by the Streetview Trekker backpack from a bridge in the Grand Canyon

Thursday, 31st January 2013

Something very creepy and mysterious going on here on the Isle of Man…

Thursday, 24th January 2013

Treading the boards at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon

Wednesday, 23rd January 2013

Very creepy giant disembodied head in a motorway underpass!

Tuesday, 15th January 2013

Donkey flails around, trying to achieve the fame of being run over by Google

Monday, 14th January 2013

So this “Tebowing” thing was a thing. Remember, if the Street View car passes you – you can do better!

Tuesday, 18th December 2012

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

Rock ‘n’ Roll R.I.P.s

The world has a certain reverential (or just morbid) fascination with the death sites of famous musicians. The pantheon of dead music legends is far too great (and depressing) to capture in just one article, but here’s a look at just some of the famous/infamous places where great talents have met untimely ends.

Google Boat View

A few years ago it was a common joke to suggest that Google would follow the success of Street View…

England’s Model Villages

During the 19th and early 20th centuries, villages were constructed by English industrialists and landowners to provide housing close to…

Recent Comments

  1. Jel: And that’s not to mention the Dutch 11-towns race, when and if it gets cold enough – nigh on 200km....
  2. Andrew Thielmann: Not longest skating anymore: the skating trail on the lake in Invermere (lat/lng:50.493583,...
  3. Allaiyah Weyn: Close to Santa Laura is what looks like a big bloody mess. I wonder what all the red stuff is. The van...
  4. Allaiyah Weyn: I wish I could visit all the ghost towns of the world on Google Earth. Sadly, the van usually passes...
  5. Tammo: This is so awesome. I’m sure this will warrant some more posts once you’ve had a chance to go over...

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