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Google Maps Street View Makes Peru Its 51st Country

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Aug 20, 2013 1:11 am

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Each Street View country Google adds teaches the search giant something else about how to collect the best images and detail of the world around us. Capturing Peru’s archeology and topography will no doubt make other destinations better.

— Eliza Ronalds-Hannon

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Google's Street View now includes El Parque de las Leyendas ZOO in Peru. Screen shot / Google Maps


Say hello to Peru, the 51st country on #StreetView ! We’ve also expanded coverage in Chile, with over 21,000 miles of imagery, just in time for the 200th anniversary of La Biblioteca Nacional.

Street View exploration available in more than 3,000 cities across 51 countries, as well as parts of the Arctic and Antarctica. #HelloPeru   #HelloChile   #HelloWorld

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