Virtual Travel: Europe

See the Introduction for an explanation of what is available and why, and a key to the markings in the list here.
Also read it if you are not familiar with how to fly virtually over the Earth on Google maps.

United Kingdom


Œ Amsterdam: Buildings on the water’s edge
Œ Amsterdam: Koninklijk Theater Carré by Amstel Lock on a canal, with boats
ΠAmsterdam: a canal-side row of houses
ΠAmsterdam: Posthoornkerk and Museum Geelvinck


ΠNeuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria
ΠNeuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria from the other side, towards the ravine


Œ Trolltunga, in English Troll’s Tongue Rock the rock that dangles out 1,000ft over the Ringedalsvatnet lake, and which people hike for 6 hours up a mountain to reach, and then queue for hours to have a minute or two to get a photo on it before stuggling back down before dark; story: Daily Mail Independent


Œ Székesfehérvár: an old area near the centre
Œ Székesfehérvár: some high rise blocks, for contrast
Œ Székesfehérvár: IBM disk drive factory I think this is where I taught them their jobs in 1997


ΠWarsaw: Palace of Culture and Science


ΠTenerife: Teide


ΠPorto: a slope and drop near the river
ΠPorto: Rotunda da Boavista Monument to war dead
Porto: Rotunda da Boavista
Œ Porto: cemetery lots of little “chapels”
ΠPorto: botanical gardens
Porto: botanical gardens
ΠPorto: Sea front and beach
Porto: Sea front and beach


ΠKalabaka: Iera Moni Agias Triados mountaintop monastery
Œ Kalabaka: Монастырь Святого Стефана