Google wants to take you to the Eiffel Tower...and a car wash
16th Jul 2013 | 19:23
Oh the places Google Maps Street View will go
The Google Street View images are getting bigger and bolder. And a little random.
Perhaps for fun, the Street View team recently ventured into a car wash in Arizona to visually capture the inner workings of car washing machinery.
If that's too low-brow for you, the Google Cultural Institute and the Eiffel Tower Operating Company have a new project that may be of interest.
In addition to being an immersive 360 degree experience, visitors of the website can also learn about the Tower through historical images, plans and engravings.
With the introduction of photo sphere announced at Google IO earlier this year, and this level of involvement from the Street Team, it seems like you won't need to travel very far to see the world...or how your car is cleaned.
Don't worry, our blips are a quick read so you can have longer Google adventures.