What on Earth?
Which Brazilian martial art also includes elements of dance and music?
In which European capital can you see this monument to the country’s explorers?
It’s 50 years since the death of China’s last emperor – the subject of an Oscar-winning film. Which Beijing landmark was his home?
Which two independent states, both beginning with an M, are the world’s most and least densely populated countries?
Which present US state has a holiday on 18 October to mark the date it was purchased from Russia exactly 150 years ago?
The ‘Merlion’ is a symbol of which Southeast Asian island city-state?
Piedmont in northwestern Italy offers an autumn bonanza for truffle hunters. Which is the region’s largest city?
Mount Kosciuszko – named after a Polish revolutionary who died 200 years ago this October – is the highest point of which otherwise snow-poor country?
The harvest festival of Tbilisoba in late October also celebrates the founding of the city of Tbilisi. Of which country is it the capital?