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mlc1us @ 2013-07-25 09:19:47
mlc1us pictureSantiago de Compostela derailment site
Bing aerial view: http://binged.it/11gs1F5
mlc1us @ 2013-07-09 15:18:00
mlc1us picture"No Holy Wars"
Welcome to VGT! Great first map!
mlc1us @ 2013-07-09 08:42:33
mlc1us pictureAirplane drawing a commercial banner
Here's a photo of the same banner over Seattle: http://www.skysigns.com/imgs/photo_SavingIsGeico.jpg
mlc1us @ 2013-07-07 14:20:06
mlc1us pictureDrum Set
mlc1us @ 2013-07-05 08:29:58
mlc1us pictureF-16 at base of a tower at China Lake Naval Weapons Center
mlc1us @ 2013-07-03 12:53:17
mlc1us pictureSinking
Switch out of 45° to view the scene depicted in the thumbnail.
mlc1us @ 2013-07-02 11:44:10
mlc1us pictureMonticello
mlc1us @ 2013-06-23 15:09:58
mlc1us pictureStore dog
mlc1us @ 2013-06-23 09:34:08
mlc1us pictureSailboat
The VGT internal viewer can not display this map as shown in the thumbnail.

Direct link: http://binged.it/16oGxuX (Note: it may be necessary to rotate to West (270 deg)
mlc1us @ 2013-06-22 16:53:19
mlc1us pictureOhio-class submarine undergoing degaussing
Google Earth shows imagery date for this view is 01/15/2013. Views similar to Bing has Google Earth imagery date of 12/31/2011 and older.
mlc1us @ 2013-06-22 14:42:55
mlc1us pictureAircraft fire simulator
Possibly the only aircraft fire simulator in any mapping service on which fire is visible! Check it out in GE with Historical Imagery slider set to 4/9/2007
mlc1us @ 2013-06-21 17:13:28
mlc1us pictureRed Corvette
mlc1us @ 2013-06-11 13:34:04
mlc1us pictureBatman
mlc1us @ 2013-06-10 19:42:39
mlc1us pictureBob Dylan / Hard Rain
mlc1us @ 2013-06-10 19:40:05
mlc1us picturePopeye
mlc1us @ 2013-06-10 19:38:41
mlc1us pictureCigar makers
mlc1us @ 2013-06-10 11:34:03
mlc1us pictureThing
mlc1us @ 2013-06-10 11:32:46
mlc1us pictureGreen Lantern
mlc1us @ 2013-06-10 11:31:16
mlc1us pictureArchie & Betty
mlc1us @ 2013-06-09 12:41:05
mlc1us pictureSamantha Jones' Beach House
Beach house in USA network series "Graceland"
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Graceland_%28TV_series%29
mlc1us @ 2013-06-02 11:20:21
mlc1us pictureBeam me up, Scotty!
mlc1us @ 2013-06-01 17:46:11
mlc1us pictureMoney In A Tipjar
mlc1us @ 2013-06-01 17:43:34
mlc1us pictureSalesman On The Phone
mlc1us @ 2013-06-01 17:41:50
mlc1us pictureRice Crispie Snacks
mlc1us @ 2013-06-01 15:56:31
mlc1us pictureSkeletel System Poster
mlc1us @ 2013-05-31 09:24:50
mlc1us pictureThe Biggest Loser Resort at Fitness Ridge
mlc1us @ 2013-05-29 11:20:58
mlc1us pictureNavteq Car
This is what the Navteq Car was doing there: http://tinyurl.com/Bing-Streetside
mlc1us @ 2013-05-24 14:58:00
mlc1us pictureJerry Lewis
mlc1us @ 2013-05-15 07:54:43
mlc1us pictureStreet car
Sorry, this isn't articulated. An articulated vehicle needs at one of these:
http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-DZPGZUS8pBY/Tb9Ro-LYoSI/AAAAAAAAHZo/oCAhP0a99so/s400/ttc100_0801.jpg
mlc1us @ 2013-05-12 18:06:44
mlc1us pictureCat
Wow! - A cat wearing a sweater sitting beside a Maneki-neko!
mlc1us @ 2013-05-11 07:46:10
mlc1us pictureHi Google!
Welcome to VGT!
mlc1us @ 2013-05-10 13:45:42
mlc1us pictureCardboard Joseph Gordon-Levitt
mlc1us @ 2013-05-09 11:34:49
mlc1us pictureLive performance
mlc1us @ 2013-05-08 14:26:03
mlc1us pictureBride photoshoot
Sorry, the bride in her gown needs to be visible to qualify for the Scavenger Hunt.
mlc1us @ 2013-05-04 12:50:21
mlc1us pictureBill Hass's house
Welcome to VGT!
We had to change the category because of some specific requirements for the Homes - Celebrity - Business category. http://virtualglobetrotting.com/submit_policies/
mlc1us @ 2013-04-29 20:37:21
mlc1us picturePolish Aviation Museum
Looks like this air museum got the Google Trike treatment.

http://goo.gl/maps/yeOai
mlc1us @ 2013-04-27 16:04:34
mlc1us pictureBird
mlc1us @ 2013-04-27 15:54:09
mlc1us pictureSmashed Car
Actually you can upload the correct "icon picture" (a.k.a. thumbnail) yourself. Just click the appropriate button under "Update Thumbnails" on the right above to access the form. Your new thumbnail will show up after a moderator approves it.
mlc1us @ 2013-04-25 20:00:49
mlc1us pictureBoston Strong
mlc1us @ 2013-04-23 15:46:59
mlc1us pictureCrocodile Head Barstool
mlc1us @ 2013-04-23 15:21:21
mlc1us pictureVince Ray Voodoo-Fender Bucket 300CE Guitar
mlc1us @ 2013-04-18 21:22:24
mlc1us pictureImperial Beach - Most Southwesterly City
Sorry. To qualify for the safari, "Welcome to..." must appear read-ably in the thumbnail.
http://virtualglobetrotting.com/forums/showflat.php/Cat/0/Number/12173/an/0/page/0#12173
mlc1us @ 2013-04-18 15:38:26
mlc1us pictureWelcome to The University of Maryland
Sorry. To qualify for the safari, "Welcome to..." must appear read-ably in the thumbnail.
http://virtualglobetrotting.com/forums/showflat.php/Cat/0/Number/12173/an/0/page/0#12173
mlc1us @ 2013-04-18 11:04:04
mlc1us pictureWelcome to the City of Port Lincoln
Sorry. To qualify for the safari, "Welcome to..." must appear read-ably in the thumbnail.
http://virtualglobetrotting.com/forums/showflat.php/Cat/0/Number/12173/an/0/page/0#12173
mlc1us @ 2013-04-15 21:32:03
mlc1us pictureB747 engines being removed
It's way too short to be a 747. Probably one of the C-135 family.
mlc1us @ 2013-04-11 18:21:24
mlc1us pictureSAM-Site
Fixed! Thanks for pointing it out.
mlc1us @ 2013-04-06 13:58:22
mlc1us pictureMilitary base of KSK
mlc1us @ 2013-04-01 10:52:49
mlc1us pictureSaint Petersburg Skate Park
Nice art on adjacent buildings.
mlc1us @ 2013-04-01 09:33:35
mlc1us pictureCar Pulled over by Airport Police at LAX
Zolof - please submit a new thumbnail that is not distorted. Thanks!
mlc1us @ 2013-03-30 13:47:49
mlc1us pictureWaitress Statue
Welcome to VGT!

Going forward, please be sure your thumbnail is square. See FAQ for tips on creating thumbnails.
http://virtualglobetrotting.com/faq/
mlc1us @ 2013-03-29 11:29:09
mlc1us pictureChebarkul Lake - Russian Meteor Impact Site (2013-02-15)
Interesting documentary on PBS program 'NOVA'

View online: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/earth/meteor-strike.html
mlc1us @ 2013-03-23 07:38:51
mlc1us pictureNorth American TP-51C Mustang "Betty Jane"
Great find!
mlc1us @ 2013-03-20 11:31:39
mlc1us pictureBudai
mlc1us @ 2013-03-19 12:41:21
mlc1us pictureScott Foley's House
Sold: Mar 2011 for $1,85M
mlc1us @ 2013-03-16 12:05:07
mlc1us pictureKitzingen AAF (Harvey Barracks) (US Army Airfield)
The original URL on this map went to Rechlin-Lärz Airfield - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rechlin-L%C3%A4rz_Airfield - URL is now correct.
mlc1us @ 2013-03-14 11:16:44
mlc1us pictureSex and the City TV Location (Carrie Bradshaw's Apartment)
VGT internal viewer does not work for this map. Use "Direct Link" at the end of the description, above.
mlc1us @ 2013-03-13 17:39:31
mlc1us pictureProbable VIP palace
Via wikimapia.org, This is a residential complex for executives of the Korean Workers Party in Kanggye.

http://wikimapia.org/13057857/DPRK-Leadership-Residential-Complex
mlc1us @ 2013-03-12 19:37:17
mlc1us pictureSeattle Great Wheel
As far as I know, 45° doesn't have separate URLs. In areas that have it, it kicks in at a certain zoom level.
mlc1us @ 2013-03-12 17:36:21
mlc1us pictureSeattle Great Wheel
Disable 45° to view scene depicted in thumbnail.
mlc1us @ 2013-03-11 15:27:10
mlc1us pictureCSD 310.0102
Locomotive & a caboose - excellent!
mlc1us @ 2013-03-11 12:36:34
mlc1us pictureSanta locomotive on a Christmas tin
mlc1us @ 2013-02-24 12:33:01
mlc1us pictureDelta Air Lines, Boeing 757-200
For VGT viewer, rotate 180° (facing south).
mlc1us @ 2013-02-22 11:02:41
mlc1us pictureUSS Independence (LCS-2)
Disable 45° to view in Google Maos.
mlc1us @ 2013-02-18 12:03:11
mlc1us pictureCurt Schilling World Series Bobblehead
mlc1us @ 2013-02-15 07:55:08
mlc1us pictureRat by Roa
Yikes!
mlc1us @ 2013-02-13 13:43:41
mlc1us pictureCabin where Christopher Dorner Barricaded
The cabin where Christopher Dorner hid out for the previous week is one of these 4 buildings: http://goo.gl/maps/Uioqd
mlc1us @ 2013-02-13 09:00:09
mlc1us pictureCabin where Christopher Dorner Barricaded
mlc1us @ 2013-02-12 17:33:45
mlc1us pictureCabin where Christopher Dorner Barricaded
I think the previous comment is correct. Map updated accordingly.
mlc1us @ 2013-02-12 14:16:08
mlc1us pictureAircraft Carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70)
45° imagery facing east is USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70) - Thumbnail updated to match URL view.
mlc1us @ 2013-02-09 15:02:55
mlc1us pictureLandlocked Kuznetsov-class aircraft carrier in China
Some photos here: http://forum.scramble.nl/viewtopic.php?p=521597

"Oriental Land park to the west of Shanghai. This park is used as a nature park for the residents of Shanghai complete with hotels and holiday homes. On the east side of the park is a military training park where children from schools get to know the first rules of the army. This takes places in a fake carrier which acts as a...
mlc1us @ 2013-02-08 10:06:14
mlc1us pictureBoeing 787 - United Airlines
Disable 45° to view in Google Maos.
mlc1us @ 2013-02-05 14:05:43
mlc1us pictureColonel Crawford Monument
Welcome to VGT! Nice first map.
mlc1us @ 2013-02-05 14:00:50
mlc1us pictureGolden Leibniz Biscuit
mlc1us @ 2013-01-30 13:19:02
mlc1us pictureGlamping
mlc1us @ 2013-01-30 13:00:01
mlc1us pictureBulldog Bath
mlc1us @ 2013-01-25 15:47:00
mlc1us pictureShipwreck
mlc1us @ 2013-01-25 15:41:52
mlc1us pictureShipwreck
mlc1us @ 2013-01-22 13:48:17
mlc1us pictureInside "China Doll" Curtiss C-46F Army Transport
mlc1us @ 2013-01-22 13:28:03
mlc1us pictureInside "China Doll" Curtiss C-46F Army Transport
mlc1us @ 2013-01-22 13:13:35
mlc1us pictureVC-137C SAM 27000
mlc1us @ 2013-01-16 13:49:55
mlc1us pictureBuxton Funfair
Welcome to VGT!
mlc1us @ 2013-01-16 11:01:47
mlc1us pictureDonkey Down
mlc1us @ 2013-01-11 09:12:01
mlc1us picturePacific Collector - DOD Missile Defense Agency
Google Satellite (non 45deg) & Bing aerial show SS Pacific Tracker

http://www.flickr.com/photos/planephotoman/5914048813/
mlc1us @ 2013-01-06 16:13:43
mlc1us pictureCascade General Dry Docks
I'll add it. For future reference, if you want to enter the current safari, just add the category Street View - Safari Submissions. All info about current and past safaris can be found in the games section (link is Games button next to Forums above)
mlc1us @ 2013-01-06 16:07:04
mlc1us pictureCascade General Dry Docks
Jake, do you want to enter this one in the current photo safari?
mlc1us @ 2013-01-01 12:38:30
mlc1us pictureLakewood Airport
It is, or was, a parachute jump circle. There is a similar circle at Lakehurst Naval Air Station - http://virtualglobetrotting.com/map/parachute-jump-circle/

http://www.flymafc.com/n12base.html

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mlc1us @ 2012-12-23 10:57:12
mlc1us pictureDavid Cook's House (former)
mlc1us @ 2012-12-23 10:33:54
mlc1us pictureAmy Winehouse's Flat (Death site 23 Jul 2011)
mlc1us @ 2012-12-22 08:04:35
mlc1us pictureSkateboards
mlc1us @ 2012-12-17 08:51:10
mlc1us pictureLe Temple du Fromage
mlc1us @ 2012-12-16 08:36:46
mlc1us pictureCheese, bread & wine refrigerator magnet
Nice! I've been waiting for someone to bring wine into this picnic...er safari :)
mlc1us @ 2012-11-19 09:17:17
mlc1us pictureEstonia disaster memorial
Welcome back!
mlc1us @ 2012-11-18 20:13:07
mlc1us pictureAirplane in flight
Not visible in 45 degree imagery.
mlc1us @ 2012-11-18 20:04:23
mlc1us pictureRadar site
Google Earth historical imagery 12/09/2007
mlc1us @ 2012-11-13 08:41:23
mlc1us pictureUS flag with 48 stars
Great rare find!
mlc1us @ 2012-11-13 08:27:09
mlc1us pictureBunker finished
Google Earth Historical Imagery 11/13/2012
mlc1us @ 2012-11-13 08:25:21
mlc1us pictureNew grid like structure
Google Earth Historical Imagery 11/13/2012
mlc1us @ 2012-11-12 14:03:02
mlc1us pictureParrot
mlc1us @ 2012-11-12 13:29:22
mlc1us pictureKapisova Tank Battle Memorial
mlc1us @ 2012-11-12 08:37:51
mlc1us pictureProtesters