General knowledge

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

What artificial waterway links the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans?

The Suez Canal
The Cape May Canal
Panama Canal

Which of these animals can only be found in Africa?

Leopard
Elephant
Zebra

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

7
27
14

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

Hamburg
Frankfurt
Munich

In what part of the world did bananas originate?

South East Asia
South America
Europe

The Seychelles are an island nation in which ocean?

The Atlantic Ocean
The Indian Ocean
The Pacific Ocean

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

Rhine
Seine
Thames

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

Asia
Antarctica
Australia

What sport is played at Lords in London?

Cricket
Tennis
Golf

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

51%
91%
71%

What is a gaucho?

A South American horsemen
A cloak worn in North Africa
A cold Spanish soup

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

Brazil
Mexico
United States of America

Nairobi is that capital of which African country?

Ethiopia
Morocco
Kenya

Roughly how many Caribbean islands are there?

Around 70
Around 700
Around 7,000

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

Paris
Vienna
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).

Dubai
New York
Hong Kong

Used widely in Indian cooking, what is a Tandoor?

An oven
A spice
A utensil for stirring

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

London
Cardiff
Edinburgh

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

Florence Cathedral
The Leaning Tower of Pisa
The Colosseum

In which country could you visit Tongariro National Park?

New Zealand
England
Zambia

How many countries does China share a land border with?

9
4
14

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

Asia
South America
Europe

What is the official language of Brazil?

Portuguese
English
Spanish

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

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

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

The USA and UK
France and the USA
Netherlands and France

All 25 questions completed!


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Ultimate traveler quiz – Part 7

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