With all the excitement of the launch of Google street view in Australia (see previous post) I failed to notice that street view has also been added to Japan as well.
Here is Shibuya Crossing in Tokyo:
The full list of towns that have street view imagery in Japan is:
Osaka, Kobe, Yokohama, Saitama, Chiba, Senda, Sapporo, Hakodate, Kyoto and Tokyo.
The full list of towns with street view in Australia is:
Perth, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Hobart, Adelaide, Cairns, Mt Isa, Canberra, Albany, Alice Springs, Rockhampton, Broome, Tamworth, Broken Hill, Karratha and Geraldton
Yokohama Landmark Tower - the tallest building in Japan
Tokyo Tower - the world's highest self-supporting steel tower
Tsūtenkaku - a well known landmark in Osaka
Kobe Port Tower - a hyperboloid structure in Kobe