mjj (flemmings) wrote,
mjj
flemmings

A respite from quarantine

So I've just discovered the joys of Mapcrunch, that shows you random street views of random places. The Options button lets you choose specific countries and urban or indoor or whatever, though streetview's idea of urban is not mine. But it's amazing how much umm empty countryside there is in the world. If I leave the app to its own devices, all I see is fields and steppes and the occasional Malaysian highway. Did get a road in the Isle of Man once, which suggests to me that the Isle of Man really needs to attend to its infrastructure, because it looked like a waterlogged track through a wheatfield.
Tags: place
Subscribe

  • (no subject)

    The usual annoyances of this book list, including the 'not if you ripped my fingernails out' entries (The Road, Atlas Shrugged, Twilight) and the…

  • And behold, they were exceeding dry

    Because Pratchett must be rationed or I find myself reading nothing else and overdosing, my next reads are LeGuin's Lavinia and an Oxford Press…

  • Week 2

    Spent the day in sleep gear (I don't wear pyjamas as such) which is probably a bad idea, but once in a while won't kill me. Besides it was raining,…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments