Los Angeles-based Marc Horowitz and his pal Pete Baldes, who lives in Richmond, Virgina, wanted to go on a cross country road trip together, but decided to take the information superhighway instead of a regular highway with their Google Maps Road Trip.
From their home computers, the two use Google maps and drive through freeways using the little arrows on the website, projecting where theyre going from a blue screen behind them.
When they arrive at a location, they project a video from YouTube of that place, so its just like theyre visiting.
Just like a normal road trip, the two sing songs mainly These Eyes by The Guess Who over and over again play games like I Spy, take bathroom breaks when they find an exit, and even pick up hitchhikers, who are actually friends that stop by their houses.
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