Ultimate traveller quiz – Part 16

Time for another round of the general knowledge travel quiz, with questions ranging from famous beaches through to airlines. There are 20 questions designed to challenge your general travel knowledge. We think 14/20 would be the score to beat. Good luck

In what year did the Sydney Harbour Bridge climb first open to the public?

1. 1998
2. 2008
3. 1988

Featured in the climax of the James Bond film Goldeneye (1995), the giant Arecibo Observatory dish is on which island?

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1. Puerto Rico
2. Cuba
3. Costa Rica

The apex of the Sydney Harbour Bridge climb is how many metres above the harbour?

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1. 98 metres
2. 67 metres
3. 134 metres

The birthplace of classical composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart can be found in which European city?

1. Bruges, Belgium
2. Bonn, Germany
3. Salzburg, Austria

Known for its volcanic peaks and sandy beaches, Moorea belongs to which island group?

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1. The Maldives
2. The Galapagos
3. French Polynesia

Which of the following is NOT one of the official languages of Switzerland?

1. English
2. Italian
3. French

P&O Cruises traces its origins back to the 1800s. What does the P&O stand for ?

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1. Peninsular and Oriental
2. Pacific and Orient
3. Passenger and Oceanic

In which of the following destinations would you NOT find penguins in the wild?

1. Phillip Island, Australia
2. Galapagos Islands
3. Baffin Island, Canada

Which Australian airport celebrated its 100th birthday in 2019?

1. Darwin Airport
2. Longreach Airport
3. Sydney Airport

Which of the following countries does NOT have a flag consisting of two horizontal bands, one red and one white?

1. Monaco
2. Indonesia
3. Nigeria

In Turkey, what is a katmar?

1. A market stall
2. A dance
3. A dessert

Where would you (before the pandemic) find the busiest cruise ship terminal in the UK?

1. Southampton
2. Dover
3. Newcastle

Known for its canopy walk amid huge eucalypts, in which Australian state is the Valley of the Giants?

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1. Western Australia
2. Queensland
3. Victoria

If the Union Jack flag is flying over Buckingham Palace, what does it mean?

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1. The Queen is not in residence
2. The Queen is in residence
3. A member of the royal family has died

Which Australian beach is famous for the beach huts pictured below?

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1. Bondi Beach
2. Cottesloe Beach
3. Brighton Beach

In terms of land area, which of the following south-east Asian countries is the largest?

1. Thailand
2. Malaysia
3. Laos

The Canary Islands are in which sea or ocean?

1. Atlantic
2. Mediterranean
3. Pacific

Which airline uses the tagline "A great way to fly"?

1. Cathay Pacific
2. Singapore Airlines
3. Lufthansa

Created in 1879, which national park is Australia's oldest?

1. Mount Buffalo National Park (Vic)
2. Royal National Park (NSW)
3. Barrington Tops National Park (NSW)

Opened in 1983, what was the first Disney theme park outside the US?

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1. Tokyo Disneyland
2. Disneyland Paris
3. Hong Kong Disneyland

All 20 questions completed!


Ultimate traveller quiz – Part 16

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