by Globetrotter on 02 August 2015EN
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On July 26, 2015
1000 rockers played at the same time and in the same place
🎙🎸💃 "Learn to Fly"
to ask the Foo Fighters to come and play for them in Cesena - Italy.
George Clooney's homes at Lago di Como George Clooney's "Villa Oleandra" and "Villa Margherita" at Lago di Como (Lake Como) in Northern Italy. Funny and interesting Google(TM) Maps Views Here is a selection of some nice map-segments you can find via Google Maps. Please note that the "aerial imagery" database will be updated sooner or later. So it's possible that several Markers I created will be outdated sometime. Google Maps "Getting Started" video Google has created a "Getting Started" video for Google Maps. It should help educate people about the features in Google Maps. Maho Beach plane landing Maho Beach in St. Maarten on Netherlands Antilles is famous for its spectacular plane landings at Princess Juliana Airport. 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. Stonehenge and replicas Throughout the USA are these (funny) replicas of the famous Stonehenge stone formation. Claes Oldenburg - selected artwork Claes Oldenburg is an artist born in Stockholm, Sweden. Here is a collection of his famous worldwide public art installations: Hat in Three Stages of Landing (1982), Spoonbridge and Cherry (1988), Free Stamp (1991), Shuttlecocks (1994), Saw, Sawing (1996), Houseball (1996), Flying Pins (2000), Dropped Cone in Köln (2001), Cupid's Span (2002) "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! Car parking vertically on house wall in Den Haag Zoom in, see and believe it ;-) Related entry: http://www.glotter.com/entry-1415 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. The world's first McDonald's restaurant The world's first McDonald's restaurant opened on April 15, 1955 in Des Plaines, Illinois. Now the restaurant is operated as a museum and store. The world's largest moose Aka "The Trojan Moose" is a plan to build a restaurant, concert hall and conference center inside a wooden moose. It is located in Sweden on top of Vithatten mountain. The Witch's House in Beverly Hills The Witch's House (Spadena House) in Culver City/Beverly Hills was built in 1921 for a movie studio. Nowadays the house is privately owned. Sony Bravia spot filmed in New York Cool animation spot ("Play-Doh Bunnies" by Passion Pictures) filmed for Sony Bravia in August 2007. Location: Foley Square, New York City. Music: The Rolling Stones - She's a Rainbow. Some interesting statistics: 40 animators; 189 2ft bunnies; 150 1ft cubes; a 30ft giant rabbit and a 10ft x 20ft purple wave; 2.5 tonnes of plasticine. Island that looks like a dolphin Ile du Golfe (belongs to the Maatsuyker Islands) in Tasmania south of Australia. Upside-down buildings There are two houses named "WONDERWORKS" in Orlando, Florida and in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee that are built upside-down ;-) Kentucky Fried Chicken headquarters The KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken) headquarters are located in Louisville, Kentucky. The Fast Food restaurant chain was founded in 1930 by Harland Sanders. Kuriose Ortsnamen Hier sind einige zum Teil wirklich kuriose Ortsnamen verzeichnet: Bsp. Hell (Norwegen), Boring Road (Oregon), Pee Road (Hawaii), Loveland (Colorado), Batman (Türkei), ... Wer möchte schon gerne in Tuntenhausen (Bayern) oder in Fucking (Oberösterreich) wohnen? Dunkin' Donuts headquarters The Dunkin' Donuts headquarters are located in Canton, Massachusetts. The company was founded in 1950. 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa The 2010 FIFA World Cup is hosted by South Africa. This map lists all stadiums of the event starting on 11 June 2010: - Green Point Stadium, Cape Town - Durban Stadium, Durban - Ellis Park, Johannesburg - Soccer City, Johannesburg (opening/end game) - Free State Stadium, Mangaung/Bloemfontein - Port Elizabeth Stadium, Nelson Mandela Bay/Port Elizabeth - Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit - Peter Mokaba Stadium, Polokwane - Royal Bafokeng Stadium, Rustenburg - Loftus Versfeld, Tshwane/Pretoria