Google has had some Street View imagery in Hawaii for nearly three years, but they’ve just updated the islands with fresh imagery and the level of coverage is quite impressive.
Among the updates are beautiful images of the “Road to Hana” on Maui, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, and the Kohala coast, as seen here:
Remember that you can view all of this amazing imagery right inside of Google Earth. As long as you’re using Google Earth 6.0 or higher, you can use the techniques in this video to navigate around:
Google’s rapid expansion of Street View coverage continues to impress me and it makes the product increasingly useful and valuable. While Apple and Bing are working to improve their mapping technology as quickly as possible, this seems to be one area that it will take years for anyone to even begin to compete against Google.
You can simply search for “Hawaii” in Google Earth or Google Maps to see this great new imagery for yourself.