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Google Maps Adds Liwa Oasis and Desert to Street View by Using Camels to Capture Photos

Google Maps just added the Liwa Oasis and Desert to Street View after using camels mounted with Street View Trekkers to capture the imagery. Camels were used in an attempt to disrupt the environment, rather than using something like a dune buggy. 39 more words


Google Turned A Camel Into A Street View Car To Map The Liwa Desert

Google took to the sands to expand its globe-spanning Street View imagery, using its Trekker camera pack modified and mounted to an actual camel’s hump to capture photos from the… 185 more words


Five Tips That Every Beginner Trekker Should Keep in Mind

Oh man.. there is just no better way to satisfy your wanderlust. Being smack in the middle of nature, feeling the untouched earth below your feet, and being the silent watcher as every bird, every butterfly, every plant goes about its business. 846 more words