The new Google Earth VR app lets intrepid, or not so intrepid, travellers fly around the globe and even the universe without getting out of bed. The new Google Earth virtual reality app lets intrepid, or not so intrepid, travellers fly around the globe while still in bed or sitting on the sofa.

THANKS to Google you are now able to travel the world without ever leaving your home

How does it work?

Simply pop on a virtual reality headset with your phone inside and let the app described as a “killer” work its magic. By wearing these ‘goggles’ you can fly or walk down streets to see the sights in another city. Although you can visit the entire world and feel as if you are there, you cannot interact with anything you see – you are a tourist from a virtual distance.

You can chose your own path or you can take pre-programmed virtual tours of the world’s most popular destinations.

Users will be familiar with Google Earth or Google Street programs but this takes viewers right infront or above mountains, city landmarks and oceans. Read More