Have you seen the new feature on Google Maps: Street View? It allows you to see a 360° high-resolution view of certain cities at street level. Currently the only cities available are in the USA (from West to East):
- San Francisco, CA
- Las Vegas, NV
- Denver, CO
- Miami, FL
- New York, NY
Closer to home
I’d love to see this implemented for St Andrews, so that we could use the information on the university website (will mash-ups be available for Street View too?); we currently use Google Maps on the University maps page.
Unfortunately, at the moment the ‘satellite’ view of St Andrews is very low quality on Google Maps.
Microsoft, however, are one step ahead and can provide Scotland’s oldest university with the following wonderful aerial views of St Andrews at Live Search Maps. (The postcode linked to, by the way, is where my office is.)