Archive for the 'Travel' Category

Google Sightseeing

Tuesday, February 21st, 2006

Crop circles near Leeds, England, Biosphere 2, Beijing’s Forbidden City, and Warner Bros. Studios are just a few of the cool things pointed out by the Google Sightseeing blog. Choose from the top tabs (latest posts, locality, category, map) to browse around.

Geographical Relationship Browser

Tuesday, February 21st, 2006

The WINDS relation browser is a nice Flash project that gives a visual interface to connections between countries and continents. Blue lines show borders, green lines indicate continent, and grey lines show the language connections. Click any country in the middle of the hub to get more information on that country. (Choose your destination in the top bar, to the right)