If you even thought of having a real close view of all the hottest destinations and places you love, Google Street View is here to serve the purpose. This application makes it easy for its users to have a street close look at most of the popular places around the world. Although this technology is not new to use and is an extension of Google’s Maps and Google Earth, it has evolved over time incorporating more placed with better details into the project making it one of the most incredible geographical sensations.
More than 48 countries with HD street images are now available on the Google Street View, which includes some of the leading cities, towns, tourist attractions, popular stores and even houses. The maps and locations present on Google Street View are updated and more places are introduced in it after every few days.
Other than the simple zooming option, there is a higher zooming option present on the menu bar. It makes places look more vivid on the map. There is a pegman selection, which the user can drag onto a site on map. While dragging the icon of Pegman, a blue line will appear on the map, which indicates the availability of Google Street View. The keyboard or mouse allows selecting horizontal and vertical view section and also the zooming level available on the map. There are solid lines present on the map image, which indicate the approximate path, which can be followed to reach a specific destination.
What makes Google Street View so addictive that the possibilities seem to be endless? Anyone can look at some of the most popular places in high definition, with most of the latest details. So, whether someone is looking for the directions, planning to go on a vacation, telling kids about popular monuments or trying to virtually visit places he/she cherishes the most, Google Street View is perfect for anyone of any age.