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Exploring cities in Google Maps or Google Earth can be a great way to get a sense of a place leading up to a planned trip, as well as a way to enjoy a vicarious visit to places you’re never likely to visit in person. Exploring Tokyo in Google Maps just got a whole lot more interesting thanks to 3D imagery just added by Google … 

Famous landmarks now appearing in 3D include the Tokyo Tower and Tokyo Sky Tree (above). To view in 3D, select satellite view then double-click on a landmark to zoom in until it flips to the 3D view.

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