Google Maps: Giant mouth said to HIDE ‘black hole’ into ground below | Travel News | Travel

Google Maps is an incredible platform which allows you to see the whole wide world from your living room. You can zoom out and see the world from a bird’s eye view or zoom in to virtually walk around. A particular incredible image has been spotted on Google Maps hidden in a desert area of in Sudan. From above, if you look down at the hilly desert region, a giant mouth shape can be seen. It resembles a slightly open mouth and a pair of full lips either side of…

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Google Maps: What is this couple DOING? Pair caught on street view | Travel News | Travel

Google Maps cameras sometimes capture people in awkward or intimate situations outside. These images expose that which would normally remain private, like a moment between a couple. This was definitely the case in a street view image, where a couple have been found canoodling in their back garden. The image, taken in 2009, has since gone viral on the internet because of its voyeuristic nature. Footage shows a back garden scene behind a pale brick house, with a short wall dividing it from the outside world. The garden is typical…

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Google Earth: Tornado before and after pictures in Moore Oklahoma | Travel News | Travel

Google Earth has revealed some of the most bizarre and unexplainable mysteries throughout the years. From natural phenomena to rumoured UFO landings, many have been able to explore the globe with a click of a button. The clever tool can also capture the before and after effects of a large global disaster. After a tornado swept through the small suburb of Moore in Oklahoma in 2013, the mapping website showed the shocking after effects of the region. Thousands of buildings were destroyed in just one day. On May 20, the…

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Google Earth proof of ALIENS?: Maps captures world’s best preserved meteor crater | Travel News | Travel

Google Earth was created in 2001 and uses images from satellites to piece together a 3D searchable map of the globe. With technological advances, the tool has evolved to become the detailed map that it is today. Capturing aerial footage of destinations that would have otherwise been inaccessible to the general public, some users have spent time using the map to search for the most baffling scenes from around the world. Unlike Google Maps, which has a habit of capturing the general public in awkward and embarrassing situations, Google Earth…

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Google Maps Street View: Dog chases car in Japan and goes viral | Travel News | Travel

Google Maps Street View has been revealing the world since 2007, with many countries now visible with the click of a button. Over 11 years, it has created a seamless view of roads and addresses helping many plan their routes and directions. The famous Google cars use 360-degree cameras to stitch the images together to create the effect. It can be a difficult job as they tackle dangerous areas and many people trying to get their face on the internet. One driver was chased by a certain creature in Japan…

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Google Maps street view captures schoolboy doing something VERY unwise | Travel News | Travel

Google Maps has caught one schoolboy doing something that will shock parents the world over. The street view cameras were driving through Cartagena, Colombia, when they photographed the surprising sight. The picture was taken in a residential area, as family homes and cars can be seen on either side of the street. Google found themselves behind a yellow van, and took the snap while stopped at a crossroads. No signage can be seen on the side of the van, so it is not clear what was delivering. But whatever was…

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