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2010 Fifa World Cup Soccer stadiums get 360 degree Virtual Tours

Posted by: SimonB

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Isn't technology amazing? The one moment you are sitting in your house playing on the net and the next moment you are at the opposite side of the earth taking a virtual tour.  

With the 2010 Fifa World Cup Soccer only a few days away, I thought it good to show you just one such virtual tour. This digital masterpeice lets you take a free 360 degree virtual tour of the world famous Cape Town Stadium previously known as Greenpoint Stadium. 

The stadium has a seating capacity of 68 000, and cost R4.4billion to build and within only a few days soccer fans from around the globe will decend on this stadium to watch the game and reak havoc, so take a tour of this stadium before the mahem starts ;-)

click to play 360 degree Virtual Tour of Cape Town Stadium

If for some reason the virtual tour does not appear in this post, click here.

Just one more reason why the digital era is the way to go. oh and incase you didn't know.

Cape Town Stadium will host the following matches:

  • 2010-06-11 at 20.30 : Uruguay Uruguay vs France France (Group A)
  • 2010-06-14 at 20.30 : Italy Italy vs Paraguay Paraguay (Group F)
  • 2010-06-18 at 20.30 : England England vs Algeria Algeria (Group C)
  • 2010-06-21 at 13.30 : Portugal Portugal vs North Korea Korea DPR (Group G)
  • 2010-06-24 at 20.30 : Cameroon Cameroon vs Netherlands Netherlands (Group E)
  • 2010-06-29 at 20.30 : Winners of Group H vs Runners-up of Group G (Round of 16)
  • 2010-07-03 at 16.00 : Winners of Match 52 vs Winners of Match 51 (Quarter Finals)
  • 2010-07-06 at 20.30 : Winners of Match 58 vs Winners of Match 57 (Semi Finals)

 

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written by a guest, June 03, 2010
Thanks for the blog post Simon. We also created 360 degree panoramic Virtual Tours of Nelson Mandela Stadium in Port Elizabeth, and Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban, and will be publishing these shortly. Watch this space... smilies/wink.gif
SimonBX
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written by SimonB, June 03, 2010
Thanx for the update. Looking forward to seeing those virtual tours live.
Charmed
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written by Charmed, June 04, 2010
These are really cool. I'm still bummed that I won't be setting foot at Soccer City. Both the games I'm going for are at Ellis Park.
SimonBX
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written by SimonB, June 04, 2010
I am not going to any games at all, so be glad you got tickets to Ellis Park, ;-)
Here in the Garden Route it's cool but the bumm thing is it means no soccer.. and i dont even own a tv so zero soccer for me...
Dissol
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written by Dissol, June 05, 2010
Simon, make the trip along to PE, it is a lovely drive, & there are still tickets available for many games there, in what is the prettiest stadium of the lot!
SimonBX
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written by SimonB, June 06, 2010
@Dissol,

hehe end of the month salty cracks dude, if you got tickets laying around let me know.
Will tweet for VIP tickets ;-)

I do agree though, PE has the sexiest stadium.
Dissol
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written by Dissol, June 07, 2010
@ Simon, Sorry, no spare VIP tickets...but PE is one of the few stadia that is not completely sold out for all categories of tickets.

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