Diagonal Alley: Harry Potter Studio Tour
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Street View Tour
Clark Griswold's house This is the location of Clark Griswold's house that appeared in the movie Christmas Vacation (1989) starring Chevy Chase. It is located in the Warner Bros. Ranch. Lombard Street One of the most famous streets in San Francisco is the curvy Lombard Street. It's a one-way street from west to east. "Street View" introduction Google has created a introduction for the Street View feature in Google Maps. If you want to see Street View in action you can use the new GLOTTER Street View service http://www.glotter.com/streetview And the best of all - from now on you can even embed Street View in your own GLOTTER entries! Scuba Divers chasing Google Streetview Car These two Norwegian "Scuba Divers" (Børre Erstad and Paul Åge Olsen) are chasing Google's Streetview Car in their hometown Bergen. Car parking vertically on house wall in Den Haag Zoom in, see and believe it ;-) Related entry: http://www.glotter.com/entry-1415 Welcome to fabulous Las Vegas The famous "Welcome to fabulous Las Vegas sign" on the Las Vegas Boulevard was created in 1959 by Betty Willis and Ted Rogich. Skycar Expedition 2009 The Skycar Expedition is a journey from London to Tombouctou in a biofuel powered flying car. Madame Tussauds Madame Tussauds is a museum in London (since 1835) that is famous for its realisitc wax sculptors of celebrities/politicians/musicians. Nowadays Madame Tussauds has branches around the world (Amsterdam, Las Vegas, New York City, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Washington DC, Berlin, Hollywood, Vienna). Prime Meridian The Prime Meridian (Longitude = 0°) and the opposite 180th meridian (Longitude = 180°), which the International Date Line follows, divide the earth in a Eastern and Western hemisphere. It was established by Sir George Airy in 1851 and was determined as the international standard at the International Meridian Conference (Washington, D.C.) in October 1884. This map shows the Royal Greenwich Observatory in London and some important indications of the Prime Meridian. See also: http://www.glotter.com/entry-1238 The world's largest tyre The world's largest tyre in Allen Park, Michigan Michael Jackson - This is it - Live! In July 2009 Michael Jackson performs some concerts at the O2 arena in London. The Presale starts on March 13 via internet! Plane flying over Street View car Here is a funny Streetview sight: A plane is landing on Mc Carran International Airport in Las Vegas. Just drag the Street View and zoom in to see the plane in full size. Flatiron building Flatiron building (Fuller building) is a famous building in New York City built in 1902. It is a flatiron/triangle shaped building. Canary Wharf roundabout In Canary Wharf, a Business district in London, this strange "Traffic Light Sculpture" is situated in the middle of a roundabout. Abbey Road, Beatles zebra crossing in London This is the zebra crossing near Abbey Road Studios where the famous Beatles Cover for "Abbey Road" (the last recorded Beatles-album, 1969) was shot. Notting Hill bookshop This shop was the inspiration for the bookshop in the 1999 hit movie Notting Hill starring Hugh Grant and Julia Roberts. Indianapolis Children's Museum Dinosaurs are escaping from the Indianapolis Children's Museum. GE-Tour "Flight over London" GE-Tour "Flight over London" © Barnabu.co.uk 30 St Mary Axe "The Gherkin" 30 St Mary Axe - aka "The Gherkin" or "Swiss Re-Tower" - is a 180 metres (591 ft) high building (constructed 2001 - 2004 by Norman Foster + Partners) in the city of London. It is the UK headquarter of Swiss Re, the world's biggest reinsurance company. San Francisco Chinatown The oldest Chinatown in the United States was established in 1850.