A Travel Pub Quiz

15 April 2020

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Here at Fleetway we've been hard at work putting this travel quiz together to try to entertain you during these evenings in lockdown. So gather the family and to find out who's the biggest travel buff among you! Answers at the bottom of this page.

Questions

  1. If England is divided into 48 ceremonial counties, and Switzerland into 26 cantons, Japan is divided into 47 what?
  2. Which lake is called the ’jewel of the Italian lakes’?
  3. The three largest of the Balearic Islands in order of size are Majorca, Minorca and Ibiza; which island comes fourth?
  4. Which island country in the southeastern Caribbean Sea is also known as the ’Island of Spice’?
  5. What is the unit of currency of Poland?
  6. The Sahara Desert extends into how many countries 5, 10 or 13?
  7. Which city would you visit to see Gaudi's fantastical architecture?
  8. Which country has Vaduz as it's capital?
  9. Which country is also called the Hellenic Republic?
  10. What was the ancient city, carved out of red rock in Jordan, that was forgotten by Europeans until the 19th century?
  11. What was St. Petersburg called for most of the 20th century?
  12. Which country has more volcanoes than any other?
  13. What is Uluru more commonly known as?
  14. In which country is there a natural gas pit nicknamed the ‘Door to Hell’ that has been on fire since 1971?
  15. Which country is the world’s largest producer of cork?
  16. Which country has the world's highest waterfall?
  17. Which Asian country is bigger than France, Spain and Germany combined but has a population of little over three million?
  18. What is the highest active volcano in Europe?
  19. The city of Valletta was chosen as 2018’s European capital of Culture but what country is it found in?
  20. Which European country has the most UNESCO World Heritage Sites?



Answers


  1. Prefectures
  2. Lake Como
  3. Formentera
  4. Grenada
  5. Polish Zloty
  6. 10
  7. Barcelona
  8. Lichtenstein
  9. Greece
  10. Petra
  11. Leningrad
  12. Indonesia
  13. Ayers Rock
  14. Turkmenistan
  15. Portugal
  16. Venezuela
  17. Mongolia
  18. Mount Etna
  19. Malta
  20. Italy