Fun Facts

Dis­cover more about our amaz­ing world with these fas­ci­nat­ing facts…

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The world’s long­est fence can ac­tu­ally be found in Aus­tralia! The Dingo Fence, which runs through Queens­land and South Aus­tralia is 5,531km long.

Un­less you are at a hospi­tal or a fu­neral, it is il­le­gal to frown in Milan, Italy and you can be fined for not smil­ing!

Africa is the only con­ti­nent in the world that reaches into all four hemi­spheres!

The world’s most ex­pen­sive ho­tel room is the Royal Pent­house Suite at the Ho­tel Pres­i­dent Wil­son in Geneva. To stay there for ONE night will cost you over AU$112,000. To be fair, this is not your or­di­nary ho­tel room – it has 12 bed­rooms in it!

There’s a spa just for ele­phants in In­dia! Ev­ery July, ele­phants at the Pun­nathur Kotta Ele­phant Yard in Gu­ru­vayur are treated to mas­sages, pam­pered baths and spe­cial dishes.

Libya in North Africa is 99% desert and some parts of the coun­try can go decades with­out rain!

There are more Bar­bie dolls in Italy than there are Cana­di­ans in Canada!

Have you ever seen the Eif­fel Tower sparkling at night? It takes 20,000 bulbs for the Eif­fel Tower to light up the night!

The Great Wall of China is 21,196.18km long and can be seen from space!

In San Pablo, Philip­pines, there is a school that was built from 9000 re­cy­cled plas­tic bot­tles! Each bot­tle is filled with sand, wa­ter and straw to keep them in place.

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