Tech News 3rd Planet 3D Travel Portal

    Published on October 5th, 2014 | by James Simpson


    3rd Planet – Be A Tourist From The Comfort Of Your Sofa

    Have you ever just wanted to be a tourist whilst sat in the comfort of your own home? Well 3rd Planet have released the worlds first interactive 3D travel portal which lets you do just that. 3rd Planet lets you explore the world, from Big Ben, to the Great Wall Of China with just a few mouse clicks. Users are able to login to the 3rd Planet website, and experience a free introductory 3D tour of Mount Everest.

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    Taken directly from their website:

    3RD Planet will take users further than ever before allowing them to virtually step into their desired location, delivering an unprecedented virtual travel experience to a global audience from the comfort of their home.

    With interactive 3D CGI scenes incorporating genuine sounds to replicate the environment, 3RD Planet serves as an experiential educational tool for all ages, as well as a consolidated source of information for those planning trips. Users will be able to navigate streets, explore buildings and gather information about some of the world’s most iconic locations.

    · Virtually ‘fly’ around the planet, zooming into specific locations
    · Discover new places of interest
    · Check out the world’s most famous tourism sights
    · Walk through streets and interact with buildings and monuments
    · Experience, educate and explore

    This is a great way to see and learn about the world we live in, at a fraction of the cost of actually booking holidays

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