Ultimate traveler quiz – Part 7

Time for another round of the general knowledge travel quiz, with questions ranging from famous artificial canals through to which European city is home to the world’s oldest zoo. There are 25 Questions designed to challenge your general travel knowledge. We think 18/25 will be a good score. Good luck

Used widely in Indian cooking, what is a Tandoor?

1. An oven
2. A spice
3. A utensil for stirring

What sport is played at Lords in London?

1. Cricket
2. Golf
3. Tennis

How many countries does China share a land border with?

1. 4
2. 14
3. 9

The Don Juan Pond, the most salty body of water on earth, is located on which continent?

1. Antarctica
2. Australia
3. Asia

Roughly how much of the earth's surface is covered in water?

1. 51%
2. 71%
3. 91%

Irvine Welsh's novel Trainspotting (1993) is set in which UK city?

1. Edinburgh
2. Cardiff
3. London

In which country could you visit Tongariro National Park?

1. New Zealand
2. Zambia
3. England

What is the official language of Brazil?

1. Spanish
2. Portuguese
3. English

The Straits of Magellan is a sea passage through which continent?

1. South America
2. Asia
3. Europe

How many years did it take to build New York's Brooklyn Bridge?

1. 27
2. 14
3. 7

Nairobi is that capital of which African country?

1. Kenya
2. Ethiopia
3. Morocco

Which European capital city is home to the world's oldest zoo?

1. Paris
2. Vienna
3. London

Which city has the most sky scrappers? A skyscraper is a continuously habitable high-rise building that has over 40 floors and is taller than approximately 150 m (492 ft).

1. Hong Kong
2. New York
3. Dubai

The Seychelles are an island nation in which ocean?

1. The Atlantic Ocean
2. The Indian Ocean
3. The Pacific Ocean

Which iconic Italian structure was completed in 1372, 199 years after it begun?

1. The Colosseum
2. The Leaning Tower of Pisa
3. Florence Cathedral

What artificial waterway links the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans?

1. Panama Canal
2. The Cape May Canal
3. The Suez Canal

In what part of the world did bananas originate?

1. South East Asia
2. South America
3. Europe

Built by the pharaoh Ramses II in the 13th century BCE, what happened to the Abu Simbel temple complex in 1968?

1. It was buried by a sandstorm
2. It was destroyed by an earthquake
3. It was relocated, to make way for a water reservoir

The French capital, Paris, is situated on which river?

1. Thames
2. Rhine
3. Seine

What is a gaucho?

1. A cold Spanish soup
2. A South American horsemen
3. A cloak worn in North Africa

Tabasco sauce was created and is still produced in which country?

1. Brazil
2. United States of America
3. Mexico

Which of these animals can only be found in Africa?

1. Elephant
2. Leopard
3. Zebra

Roughly how many Caribbean islands are there?

1. Around 70
2. Around 700
3. Around 7,000

The Oktoberfest beer festival is held every year in which German city?

1. Hamburg
2. Munich
3. Frankfurt

The Virgin Islands in the Caribbean are split between which two countries?

1. Netherlands and France
2. France and the USA
3. The USA and UK

All 25 questions completed!

Ultimate traveler quiz – Part 7

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