Smarter 3D Buildings

For a while now, you’ve been able to click on many of the 3D buildings in Google Earth and get more information about them. Now when you click on them, you’ll have even more data in there: “Photos of nearby places” and “Nearby places”. It’s a nice little tweak. More info on it can be found on the Google Lat Long Blog.

Georgia Aquarium

About Mickey Mellen

Mickey has been using Google Earth since it was released in 2005, and has created a variety of geo-related sites including Google Earth Hacks. He runs a web design firm in Marietta, GA, where he lives with his wife and two kids.


  1. How to tutn it on?

  2. Kaczor — Just turn on the “3D Buildings” layer, in the “Layers” section on the left side of your screen.

  3. Now I know why it didn’t worked on my GE. It works only with English version (GE->Tools->Options->General->Language Settings)

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