Got A Minute Or Ten? Check Out This Interactive 3D Beijing Map
Out of the way, Google and Apple Maps. Here’s a 3-dimensional, interactive, painstakingly rendered map of Beijing that, on top of all its pretty amazing features, looks like the ultimate Lego world.
Unfortunately it doesn’t look like you can zoom out all the way, but you can go far enough out to realize that the people who did this had a lot of time on their hands.
It’s not all perfect — Sanlitun looks markedly dissimilar — but at its best, it looks like SimCity:
That’s Dongzhimen, and it looks like the artists even tried to render the big screen attached to Raffles Mall.
Play around and see if you find all your favorite landmarks, including your apartment.