View Full Version : Google Earth Interesting Locations
08-04-2008, 02:38 AM
Worth bringing up.
08-04-2008, 06:45 AM
I don't have google earth at work but is that in Tokyo????
08-04-2008, 07:03 AM
What is that cone on that building? 0.o
08-04-2008, 09:29 AM
O_o, is that a fried Bugle?
Bugles Original Flavor (http://www.taquitos.net/snacks.php?snack_code=1724)
btw, it's the FLamme d'Or Building: Flamme d’Or - ultimatepubguide.com (http://ultimatepubguide.com/pubs/info.phtml?pub_id=305#)
08-04-2008, 02:51 PM
It looks like a golden turd.
Coincidentally, I counted 3 McD's in the image before I zoomed in to see teh poo.
08-04-2008, 02:56 PM
(see if I did this right)
Google Maps (http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&ie=UTF8&ll=29.553822,-98.812408&spn=0.033972,0.049524&t=h&z=14)
My office and the main yard:
Google Maps (http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&ie=UTF8&t=h&ll=29.255262,-98.625394&spn=0.004259,0.006191&z=17)
My house (no stalkers, lol)
Google Maps (http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&ie=UTF8&t=h&ll=29.470188,-98.722436&spn=0.002125,0.003095&z=18)
08-05-2008, 05:37 AM
It looks like some sort of magic nose goblin... but seriously, what the heck is that thing?
08-07-2008, 08:48 AM
Man I forgot how cool google earth was...its crazy to zoom in on a place you normaly go(like work) and see your car there :D
08-08-2008, 11:30 AM
The ability to sync up Google Earth with your GPS receiver is fantastic. I've been out on a few Alpine Treks and it was a great feature for planning future climbs.