From Hamburg to New York in 29 days: Swim Across the Atlantic OceanApril 27, 2007 at 3:00 pm | Posted in Funny, Google | 3 Comments
Tags: Atlantic Ocean, Easter Egg, Google Earth, Google Maps, Hamburg, New York, Swim, Swimming
A lovely Google Maps Easter Egg: The suggested route includes 5,572km of swimming across the Atlantic Ocean. Click the image to enlarge. And take special note of item 44 in the description of the drive.
- 42. Take the ramp onto Quai Frissard 1.0 km
- 43. At the roundabout, take the 4th exit onto E05 0.9 km
- 44. Swim across the Atlantic Ocean 5,572 km
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The best thing about it: They suggest this can be done in 29 days:-)
Try this yourself: Open the Google Maps Get directions tool, enter FROM: Hamburg TO: New York, hit enter.
I hope they are not going to remove this one, considering they removed the lovely giant bug in the South of Germany!