Barranco in Lima, Peru Wins 2010 Google Model Your Town
The 2010 Google Model Your Town Competition awarded Barranco's local school district US$10,000, and the SketchUp folks visited Barranco to recognize the modeling work.
Implications - This virtual 3D tourism experience allowed thousands of people from across the globe to visit the monumental Barranco without ever leaving their homes. These people were able to experience the preserved culture, traditions and architecture of the town that may have otherwise been lost.Stats for Virtual Tourist Flybys Trending: Older & Chilly
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