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When traveling in Google maps feel the bumps on secondary
roads in Lybia. Get mugged and carjacked in Johanesburg.
your windows smashed with stones in Hebron. Get stopped by
militiamen at roadblocks in Beirut, and shot at in Bagdad.
Avoid suicidal ultra-
orthodox Hassidim jumping onto
the road with their bicycles
in Bnei Brak. And in order to continue advancing you have to
pay off the cops in Zanzibar. Get stuck in trafic in NY during
rush hour and move through a thick fog in Scotland.
||+ I like it. While it sounds a bit like Grand-theft
Auto video game, at least there would be real
||Don't forget to pay the congestion charge in London.
||Since I recently became a "Random Street View" addict, I
wholeheartedly approve of this idea. I would love to see a
little local culture at every stop. I was lost in Ukraine for
hours the other day. A little Ukrainian "reality" would have
been nice. (If you got stuck traveling through my area you
would have to deal with a bunch of folks dying of boredom
though. Not pretty.)