Live webcams are “so Web 1.0″ . . . but it’s dark and rainy out today and I’m bored.
I managed to make a lap around the world in 20 minutes. It’s fun, you should give it a try:
â€¢ Waikoloa, Hawaii – Watch the Pacific and the sway of the palm trees.
â€¢ Waikiki Beach, Hawaii.
â€¢ Mild Seven Hill, Hokkaido, Japan.
â€¢ Monkey Park, Japan.
â€¢ Tokyo skyline, Japan.
â€¢ More Tokyo skyline, Japan.
â€¢ Hong Kong skyline, China.
â€¢ The Wolong Panda Research Facility, Wolong, China – Watch the Pandas.
â€¢ Koh Samui, Thailand.
â€¢ The Mai Thai Bar, Phuket, Thailand.
â€¢Â Mamukala Wetland, Kakadu National Park, Australia – only viewable in daytime; at night, you get stuck watching a National Geographic montage video.
â€¢ Traffic in Calcutta, India – Bicycles everywhere.
â€¢ The Western Wall, Jerusalem, Israel.
â€¢ The Giza Plateau, Egypt – The Great Pyramids of the Giza Plateau, Egypt; try to catch sunset at the pyramids.
â€¢Â Mashatu Game Reserve, Botswana.
â€¢ The Eiffel Tower, Paris, France.
â€¢ The catacombs beneath Paris, France.
â€¢ Neuschwanstein Castle, Bavaria, Germany.
â€¢ Meersburg, Germany.
â€¢ Lake Geneva, Switzerland – Very scenic.
â€¢ The Great Sundial at Pajala, Sweden.
â€¢ Traffic in Stockholm, Sweden.
â€¢ TromsÃ¸, Norway – A little dark and cold this time of year.
â€¢ Tallinn, Estonia.
â€¢Â South Harbor, Helsinki, Finland.
â€¢Â Museokatu, Helsinki, Finland.
â€¢Â Stockmann Department Store Parking Garage, Helsinki, Finland – by request, some Finland webcam links : ).
â€¢ Moscow, Russia.
â€¢ Snowy Kemerovo, Russia.
â€¢ The Arctic City of Norilsk, Russia – At the right time, you can see aurora borealis in the skies.
â€¢Â The Rothera Research Station, Antarctica.
â€¢ Trafalgar Square, London, England.
â€¢Â Times Square, New York.
â€¢ The Brooklyn Bridge, New York.
â€¢Â Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan, New York – A hallway in a notoriously haunted apartment building.
â€¢ Boston, Massachusettes – The large tank at the New England Aquarium. They have sharks!
â€¢ Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. – The have sharks, too.
â€¢Â Grand Rapids, Michigan.
â€¢ The Las Vegas Strip, Las Vegas, Nevada.
â€¢ The Grand Canyon, Arizona.
â€¢ The Grand Canyon (again), Arizona.
â€¢ Tijuana, Mexico.
â€¢Â Underwater Coral Reef, Belize – this one’s pretty cool.
â€¢ The Panama Canal, Panama.
â€¢ Foggy Alcatraz, San Francisco, California.
â€¢Â Elephant Seals at AÃ±o Nuevo Beach, California.
â€¢ Multiple Beaches in Southern California.
â€¢ Seattle, Washington – A view from the Space Needle.
â€¢ Underwater at Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington – Watch crabs crawl about the ocean floor.
â€¢ Qila, the Beluga Whale (and her baby calf), at the Vancouver Aquarium, Canada.