Friday, April 4, 2014

Explore the Temples of Angkor Through Google Street View

Google's Street View imagery just keeps getting better and better. The latest addition to Street View was released yesterday. The latest update features Street View imagery of the temples of Angkor, Cambodia. This new imagery can be viewed through Google Maps or by visiting the Google Cultural Institute.

Applications for Education
Browsing Google Maps Street View imagery is one of my favorite ways for students to virtually explore the world. Browsing Street View imagery provides a prospective that that they generally can't get by flipping through printed images or looking at flat maps.