If you were watching the Beijing 2008 Olympics, then you will be familiar with their impressive Olympic Stadium – which is dubed ‘The Birds Nests’. Well, this one in Canberra, I think this was the prototype – a really bad one.
Olympics in China on Street View
The 2008 Summer Olympics Game will be held in Beijing, China this August. I guess people may like to see something about Beijing, the host city. So here are some interesting streetview images of Beijing City from Google Street View’s chinese competitor City8.
1. Tian’anmen Square. It is regarded as the symbol of China. View
2, Olympic media center (the picture is taken in January, 2007. So it’s under construction at that time) View
3. The National Aquatic Center, which is also called “water cube”. (also taken in January, 2007) View
4. The National Stadium, known as the “bird’s nest”. (Ditto) View