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Anonymous @ 2014-09-16 20:18:55
Anonymous pictureNaef bin Ahmed Al Saud's House
I was actually part of this homes building process. I did the HVAC.
jbottero @ 2014-09-16 18:57:15
jbottero pictureYad Vashem Holocaust Memorial
PLEASE ADD CAT: BUILDINGS - RELIGOUS - JEWISH
Anonymous @ 2014-09-16 12:41:34
Anonymous pictureHart to Hart house
Beautiful house.
BermudaBreeze @ 2014-09-16 10:35:33
BermudaBreeze pictureCoco Chanel's House
Anonymous @ 2014-09-16 04:18:59
Anonymous pictureConning tower from the USS Sturgeon (SSN 637)
7 Sep 13: Many of the crew members of the USS Sturgeon (SSN-637) gathered at the Naval Undersea Museum as part of their boat reunion. Many smiles and more than a few photo ops with the sail! Wonderful memories recalled while friendships were furthere cemented..... Glad that piece of the boat still is with us!
Anonymous @ 2014-09-16 03:26:59
Anonymous pictureImpounded Helicopters
There is a company on site that restores old UH-1's.
TROTER @ 2014-09-15 19:30:40
TROTER pictureSouth Tower Memorial, United Flight 93
Flight 93 docudrama: http://youtu.be/GUrUQN0m79o
Alephs @ 2014-09-15 14:39:59
Alephs pictureMark-Francis Vandelli's house
Thank you, Xeba73, for finding the house!
milwhcky @ 2014-09-14 21:33:27
milwhcky pictureCensored area
Bing has since taken this censorship one step further by stitching part of the satellite photo view into the north birds eye photo. There was nothing out of the ordinary in this scene apart from the small pixelated item.
MicahThomas2012 @ 2014-09-14 12:38:43
MicahThomas2012 pictureBible
good bible to read the Common English Bible
Anonymous @ 2014-09-14 03:11:38
Anonymous pictureChatillon Car Graveyard
Heads up: the cars have been removed. Visited the site this summer.
jbottero @ 2014-09-13 20:44:15
jbottero pictureSoyuz 7K-TM
Thumb seems to point at some kind of rocket when you are not signed in.
MicahThomas2012 @ 2014-09-13 16:56:52
MicahThomas2012 pictureHard Rock Cafe sign
Saw this hard hard cafe this last forth of July
kjfitz @ 2014-09-13 14:37:27
kjfitz pictureAladdin and Jasmine hookah
I really like this. Under most scavenger hunt rules this would count. This time however one of the only rules was you couldn't use pictures, etc. It had to be actual Google Imagery of the person smoking the hookah. I'm sorry.
MicahThomas2012 @ 2014-09-13 10:07:37
MicahThomas2012 pictureOpryland Hotel
I have been there
kjfitz @ 2014-09-13 00:16:39
kjfitz pictureTwo people dressed as "pirates"
Karma for creative thinking but... sorry, no. :(
kjfitz @ 2014-09-12 16:23:41
kjfitz pictureSpace Station Multi-Purpose Logistics Module (MPLM)
This is specifically the Raffaello MPLM module:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raffaello_MPLM
kjfitz @ 2014-09-12 15:27:13
kjfitz pictureSand burial
No way I figured anyone would find this when I wrote it. Good job!
milwhcky @ 2014-09-12 13:51:02
milwhcky pictureHorseshoe Bend (Arizona)
Holding that camera on a pole that close to the edge of the canyon (see the shadow). I would be too nervous to drop it. Great job by the photographer.
kjfitz @ 2014-09-12 13:40:33
kjfitz pictureHorseshoe Bend (Arizona)
Very nice!
Anonymous @ 2014-09-12 13:14:21
Anonymous pictureLieb House
Architect: Robert Venturi. House has been replaced by a new house.
tallturtle82 @ 2014-09-12 12:45:19
tallturtle82 pictureHorseshoe Bend (Arizona)
Wow! Well done.
TROTER @ 2014-09-11 23:51:06
TROTER pictureMichael Brown Shooting Location, StreetView
Here is another witness interviewed I had not seen before. Published August 21st. http://youtu.be/G2nWxMUX05k
TROTER @ 2014-09-11 22:10:34
TROTER pictureMichael Brown Shooting Location, StreetView
Just to clarify, if you continue to head east on Canfield from the original link, the contractor witness' were located in the second parking lot past 2943 on the NNE side of Canfield. The camera position is about 30 feet past that towards the extreme north corner of the next apartment building.
TROTER @ 2014-09-11 21:30:39
TROTER pictureMichael Brown Shooting Location, StreetView
New witness video with the contractor in the "pink shirt".

The contractor was located in the second parking lot on the NNE side of the street past 2943 off Canfield. It looks like the camera person was laying on the ground further away from the scene. This video was about 30 seconds after the bullets flew.
http://youtu.be/sblJdLcgXfU
kjfitz @ 2014-09-11 14:04:18
kjfitz pictureSanta pushing a bicycle
My bad. I now realize you picked a different (correct) category. Fixed!
LancelotLink @ 2014-09-11 09:40:06
LancelotLink pictureFood Cart
Don't you dare submit one of the numerous nearby elephants carrying people for the hunt!
fin @ 2014-09-11 08:10:08
fin pictureSanta pushing a bicycle
kjfitz you're right! But still Person pushing a bicycle.
kjfitz @ 2014-09-11 07:40:19
kjfitz pictureSanta pushing a bicycle
Sorry. Santa isn't cosplay. He's at a Christmas market.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cosplay
kjfitz @ 2014-09-11 07:38:03
kjfitz pictureMustafas Gemüsekebap
Sorry. A Döner kebab while delicious, isn't a Hot Dog.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hot_dog
Xeba73 @ 2014-09-10 01:33:28
Xeba73 pictureCountess Therese de Beauchamp's House (Former)
According to Forbes, it's about to hit the market for a rumored $525 million, Jesus Christ.

http://www.forbes.com/sites/erincarlyle/2014/09/03/the-most-expensive-homes-for-sale-in-the-world-right-now/
skyeye @ 2014-09-09 13:04:30
skyeye pictureTupolev Tu-144
Parked at the Institute of Aviation in Kaza, Tatarstan
nico @ 2014-09-06 19:57:56
nico pictureSukhoi Su-34 "Fullback"
Great catch!
nico @ 2014-09-06 19:57:36
nico pictureSukhoi Su-34 "Fullback"
Doesn't look like all the Su24s have been completely replaced although by now with updated imagery, more Su34s probably have arrived.
Anonymous @ 2014-09-06 19:12:26
Anonymous pictureLion hill of Waterloo
Apparently Arthur Wellesley, First Duke of Wellington, returned here years later and was upset because they'd spoiled his battlefield by removing earth to make the mound. I wonder what Europe would look like today if it had gone the other way that day. A close run thing.
Anonymous @ 2014-09-04 23:33:00
Anonymous pictureOriginal Fort Lewis Main Gate
not main gate. This would be the "Log Center" Logistics Center Gate, now behind a residential development for more troops.

Main Gate has always been where it is now, just that it used to go through a little to the right (as you enter) from it's current location.
jdubble07 @ 2014-09-04 16:13:34
jdubble07 pictureRobert Pereira's House
Recently listed for sale for $139M, making it the most expensive listing in the US.
http://homesoftherich.net/2014/09/le-palais-royal-a-139-million-60000-square-foot-mega-mansion-in-hillsboro-beach-fl/
Xeba73 @ 2014-09-04 01:22:41
Xeba73 pictureNile Niami's House
I'm positive this is now Ariana Grande's house, although she recently listed it for sale.
TROTER @ 2014-09-03 12:18:15
TROTER pictureBugatti Veyron EB 16.4
A Pink Bugatti? No comment :)
TROTER @ 2014-09-03 12:11:06
TROTER pictureBugatti Veyron EB 16.4 & Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport
Nice inventory. This shop could do a reality TV show as a perk to buy :)
TROTER @ 2014-09-03 10:44:10
TROTER pictureValentino Garavani's House
I.E. Holland Park Avenue is famous for the Victorian homes that last for hundreds of years :).
TROTER @ 2014-09-03 10:41:34
TROTER pictureValentino Garavani's House
I had the once lived about 2 blocks from this address more than 30 years ago and it has not changed one bit since then.
kjfitz @ 2014-09-03 09:12:05
kjfitz picture'Flashlight' by Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen
Picture from the VGT pic database:

http://virtualglobetrotting.com/pic/3995/
TROTER @ 2014-09-03 07:26:52
TROTER pictureIncredible motorcycle accident
Sorry, the link above is not clickable but copy and paste works.
pmoore66 @ 2014-09-03 07:02:53
pmoore66 picture'Balancing Tools' by Claes Oldenburg
better GM:
https://www.google.com/maps/place/Germany/@47.6015145,7.6196654,46m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m2!3m1!1s0x479a721ec2b1be6b:0x75e85d6b8e91e55b?hl=en
TROTER @ 2014-09-03 06:54:57
TROTER pictureIncredible motorcycle accident
This is the direct Google link to start of the sequence of events.
https://www.google.com/maps/@-26.923778,-49.060187,3a,75y,105.22h,69.06t/data=!3m4!1e1!3m2!1s3Rg531CDGN3jqIsZVtkl5A!2e0?hl=en
tallturtle82 @ 2014-09-02 15:50:05
tallturtle82 pictureIncredible motorcycle accident
Beautiful.
Alkavian @ 2014-09-02 09:57:29
Alkavian picturePossible NASR-9000 Fuel Air bombs/bomb casings
I would say the purpose of such weapons in the Middle East are largely for the fear factor. With the exception of an undeclared stock of nukes in Israel, the Middle Eastern countries raced to thermobaric munitions as the next best thing for making mushroom clouds. They are not really that practical if an enemy has effective air defense, but as Nico pointed out, you can clear mine fields, trench lines, caves, and several city blocks with one of these.
Tyco @ 2014-09-02 09:23:31
Tyco pictureL' Open Tour
Street View must have replaced the image with a newer image.
Drudii @ 2014-09-02 08:00:23
Drudii pictureFormer Klemensker Railway Station
Klemensker Station was part of "Allingebanen".
pmoore66 @ 2014-09-02 07:07:11
pmoore66 pictureGallery House by J.J.P. Oud
Xeba73 @ 2014-09-02 06:48:25
Xeba73 pictureMichael Winner's House
Robbie Williams bought it in 2013 (various reports).
jbottero @ 2014-09-01 10:47:58
jbottero pictureIncredible motorcycle accident
Well, when the Thumb changes, you can see Thumb History - what the old thumbs were...
TROTER @ 2014-09-01 10:31:23
TROTER pictureIncredible motorcycle accident
VGT community should develop a mirror thing for preserving these classic street views as they can be fleeting :)
jbottero @ 2014-09-01 09:54:21
jbottero pictureIncredible motorcycle accident
I saw a great video (on Live Leak) of a biker on one of these "crotch rockets" that got pissed off at a car driver, rode up beside the car, kicked the car door, and than lost it and skidded down the road.

In Russia (and Brazil), it's common for *most* cars to have dash cams (to prevent traffic accident fraud), so there is a lot of video out there.
TROTER @ 2014-09-01 09:34:38
TROTER pictureArizona Last Stop, Location of Bullets and Burgers Shooting Range, StreetView
Pilot error on the part of the gun instructor. My prayers are with instructors relatives and the young 9 year old girl and her parents, it was not their fault.
TROTER @ 2014-09-01 09:01:34
TROTER pictureIncredible motorcycle accident
It looks like the biker was obviously speeding and lost control when he hit one of those reflective lane bump things that are popular in places where it never snows.
TROTER @ 2014-09-01 08:57:50
TROTER pictureIncredible motorcycle accident
First time I have heard of a "hit and run" with a biker on a little 125 Honda, or what ever that was, against a mini van. So funny!
jbottero @ 2014-09-01 08:43:17
jbottero pictureIncredible motorcycle accident
This is common in Brazil. Go to Live Leak, lots of stupid bikers out there.
TROTER @ 2014-09-01 08:39:50
TROTER pictureIncredible motorcycle accident
BTW, it does look like the Google street car stopped to talk to the Police in at least one of the images. You can see it as the biker gets away in the distance as the camera stopped snapping for a few seconds.
TROTER @ 2014-09-01 08:33:31
TROTER pictureIncredible motorcycle accident
This is funny in that the biker was at fault and the subsequent images show the police chasing after the biker. These images are legal evidence of what actually happened and should be preserved if the case has not been solved by now.
bebert @ 2014-09-01 08:30:08
bebert pictureNatalie Portman's House
Natalie Portman is one of my favourite actress,I like her house
bebert @ 2014-09-01 08:19:29
bebert pictureL' Open Tour
There is a mistake, I can't see the coach L'Open Tour,it's the Avenue des Champs Elysées
jbottero @ 2014-08-31 21:52:06
jbottero pictureWee Town Outlaw Speedway
jbottero @ 2014-08-31 12:19:22
jbottero pictureNevada Test Site Apple II houses
Part of Operation Teapot.
jbottero @ 2014-08-31 11:18:46
jbottero pictureIncredible motorcycle accident
Nice. Google will probably remove it shortly.
nico @ 2014-08-31 08:18:46
nico picturePossible NASR-9000 Fuel Air bombs/bomb casings
That's what I was wondering about, Egypt got any dense jungles near by? LOL!

Daisies are also good for opening up paths for MBTs and IFVs thru minefield's.
jbottero @ 2014-08-30 20:35:57
jbottero picturePossible NASR-9000 Fuel Air bombs/bomb casings
The Daisy Cutter was developed to knock helocopter landing zones out of the jungle. The Egyptian may have other ideas for them.
jbottero @ 2014-08-30 20:34:16
jbottero picturePossible NASR-9000 Fuel Air bombs/bomb casings
It would have to be a smaller cargo plane. I believe they do have some c130s, but also some Soviet cargo planes... The US dropped the Daisy Cutters from a C130...
nico @ 2014-08-30 20:26:54
nico picturePossible NASR-9000 Fuel Air bombs/bomb casings
What would they drop it from? A C130? Great catch Alkavian!
jbottero @ 2014-08-30 13:49:19
jbottero picturePossible NASR-9000 Fuel Air bombs/bomb casings
Since the Google images are newer than the Bing, and it's not in the Bing, it has to a fairly new facility. Note the array of strage tanks for mixing ingredients.
pmoore66 @ 2014-08-30 09:42:17
pmoore66 picture'Chapel of Notre Dame du Haut' by Le Corbusier
jdubble07 @ 2014-08-30 06:55:47
jdubble07 pictureCharles Sieger's house
Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union will reportedly hold their Summer 2014 wedding here.
http://www.tmz.com/2014/08/30/dwyane-wade-gabrielle-union-wedding-location-getting-married-castle/
pmoore66 @ 2014-08-29 08:55:23
pmoore66 picture'Villa Schwob' by Le Corbusier
jdubble07 @ 2014-08-28 06:45:44
jdubble07 pictureAlan Meckler's house (former)
Sold to CEO of Loews Corporation, James Tisch, for $41M.
Xeba73 @ 2014-08-28 01:07:57
Xeba73 pictureArizona Last Stop, Location of Bullets and Burgers Shooting Range, StreetView
A 9-year old girl with an Uzi machine gun. Crazy. Not in an African civil war zone. Not in the favelas of Rio or Sao Paulo. No, in the middle of America.

kjfitz @ 2014-08-27 17:04:42
kjfitz pictureAbandoned Structure or Ship
I am pretty sure it is an abandoned section of Mulberry Harbor from WWII. The wiki on the Mulberry Harbour states, "...a section of it remains embedded in the sand in the Thames Estuary, accessible at low tide, about 1 km off the coast of the military base at Shoeburyness."

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mulberry_harbour

We have a couple other examples in VGT:

...
SpiderX22 @ 2014-08-27 15:06:06
SpiderX22 picturePlane in flight
Looks like Thomas Cook Airlines
jdubble07 @ 2014-08-27 11:45:00
jdubble07 pictureThe Beatles' House (former)
The home was owned by Zsa Zsa Gabor at the time The Beatles rented.
Anonymous @ 2014-08-27 10:29:26
Anonymous pictureDiana Dors' House
Does anyone know who lives here now or is it abandoned?
jdubble07 @ 2014-08-27 10:14:53
jdubble07 pictureBarack Obama's Vacation Home
Rumors of the Obama family purchasing this home have been quashed. The purchasers are an un-named family from Nebraska.
jdubble07 @ 2014-08-26 16:19:53
jdubble07 pictureNorth Bay Road Castle burned down (07-17-2009)
Duplicate of http://virtualglobetrotting.com/map/bill-roedys-house/, but the north view of BEV shows the home post-fire and the east facing view shows pre-fire.
milwhcky @ 2014-08-25 21:03:27
milwhcky pictureMusic City Motorplex
Now known as the Fairgrounds Speedway.

Local race fans and historians fought the mayor's plan to redevelop the land and won.
Anonymous @ 2014-08-25 12:09:39
Anonymous pictureOrdnance area at Siegelsbach Army Depot
I was in both the 556th and 525th from 1969 - 1971...boring but yet a memorable time in my life. I noticed a blog from Joe G, which whom I shared some great times. To all of those I shared great times with!! Bill McC.
Anonymous @ 2014-08-25 11:40:20
Anonymous pictureArthur Blank's House
His cottage, as he quaintly calls it, is currently being increased from 10.000SF to 17,000! The guest house is also being renovated/increased.
jbottero @ 2014-08-24 16:38:13
jbottero pictureTwo Teens die in fatal crash after police chase (07-29-1997)
Oh yeah, I remember this one. Ideots. But tragic none the less.
tallturtle82 @ 2014-08-24 16:20:57
tallturtle82 pictureTolbachik eruption
Awesome!
Mieguy @ 2014-08-24 15:52:49
Mieguy pictureTwo Teens die in fatal crash after police chase (07-29-1997)
jbottero @ 2014-08-24 09:36:42
jbottero pictureShoreline Amphitheatre
On 22 August, 2014, a man was fatally shot at a Wiz Khalifa concert held here. I can't even sneak a bottle of water or a small camera past security at a concert, but apparently guns are pretty easy at a rap show... On 24 August, Suge Knight was shot in a nightclub in LA, as well.
Xeba73 @ 2014-08-24 01:38:38
Xeba73 pictureMichael Jordan's penthouse
Cam Newton purchased a condo here in 2012.
ijikluz @ 2014-08-24 01:10:03
ijikluz pictureBruce Willis' House (former)
Xeba73 @ 2014-08-23 02:17:56
Xeba73 pictureArkady and Boris Rotenberg's 75,000 sqft Mansions
Great find.
Drudii @ 2014-08-21 08:03:51
Drudii pictureFormer Lobbæk Railway Station
The station was part of "Nexøbanen".
jdubble07 @ 2014-08-20 09:12:29
jdubble07 pictureBruce Makowsky & Kathy Van Zeeland's House
The newly constructed 23,000 sqft home is for sale for $85M.
TROTER @ 2014-08-20 06:46:10
TROTER pictureEric Garner Homicide Site
Again, since this is volatile news, the original YouTube video was removed. Here is the closest thing I could find to the original:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j1ka4oKu1jo&feature=youtu.be
WorldCitizen @ 2014-08-19 19:02:34
WorldCitizen pictureBruce Willis' House (former)
Bruce Willis' former house, sold for $16.5M in 2014.
jdubble07 @ 2014-08-19 09:55:40
jdubble07 pictureJohn C. Badwick's House
And I'm sure that someone totally forged a deed showing that John and Carol Ann Badwick purchaed the property on 25 Jun 1998 for $500,000. Totally plausable.
Here's a link showing a political donation from Ms. Badwick listing her address as 2600 Faretto Lane: http://www.primarypost.com/fec/2006/439048/-Carol-Badwick/2600-Faretto-Ln-Reno-NV-89511
jdubble07 @ 2014-08-19 09:52:39
jdubble07 pictureJohn C. Badwick's House
Links to the invitation for the Yale event at "The home of Carol Ann and John Badwick in SW Reno (2600 Faretto Lane)". http://alumninet.yale.edu/clubs/nv01/summer-event-reno
jdubble07 @ 2014-08-19 09:48:09
jdubble07 pictureLiam Hemsworth's House
Purchased by Chris Hemsworth for $6,814,350.
Anonymous @ 2014-08-19 06:17:13
Anonymous pictureJohn C. Badwick's House
Incorrect attribution. Shoddy research.