New in Bing Maps: More than 300,000 square kilometers of imagery from Italy, Switzerland

Bing Maps aerial image of Palmanova, Italy
Palmanova, Italy.

New imagery in Italy and Switzerland is now available for viewing in Bing Maps. It includes 297,000 square kilometers in Italy, and 38,000 square kilometers in Switzerland.

In Italy, check out Palmanova, located in northeastern Italy, a concentric city in the shape of a star, and an example of the star fort from the Renaissance era.

In Switzerland, take a look at the city of Bern, the fourth most populous city in Switzerland. Bern’s historic Old Town was designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983.

To learn more, visit the Bing blogs.

Suzanne Choney
Microsoft News Center Staff