Google Maps 8-bit for NES was a Google gift for April Fools 2012.
Maps and also Google Street View could be viewed in the iconic pixellated style of the 8-bit Nintendo Entertainment Systems.
I went around and took some "photos" - screen captures of my monitor while viewing iconic and favourite places I have been in the world, and this image is one of them.
See all the images in the Google Maps 8-bit for NES photo set.
"Google Maps is now available for 8-bit Nintendo Entertainment Systems (NES). Availability in Google Store is TBD but you can try it on your browser by going to maps.google.com and clicking "Quest" in the upper right hand corner of the map. Also...
Happy April Fools 2012!"