Google Maps, now let users virtually stand in the middle of any street, able to look in a full circle around the location, as if your stood there.

It is currently only available in Denver, Las Vegas, Miami, New York and San Francisco.

Google used, Immersive Media, whose vans throughout these cities were used to collect the photos.

For a real sence of what this offers check the following links:-

Golden Gate Bridge

MGM Grand, Las Vagas