Archive for August 15th, 2016

Sheep View On The Faroe Islands

I don’t know how they define a street on the Faroe Islands. The latest initiative of the Faroe tourist board seems to suggest that it doesn’t have to be a paved road, as long as the sheep on the islands can walk on it.


Seriously: I like the idea of “Sheep View 360“, and I hope to see more of the sheep’s wanderings. Whether the images will show up in Google’s Street View remains to be seen… For real “street view” images I would suggest taking a those same action cameras, mount them on a car and drive around for a few days – there aren’t that many kilometers to cover on the Faroe.

Somehow, the initiative hit its target: we’re now contemplating a visit to the islands, perhaps in combination with a trip to Iceland…


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