What on Earth?

Lonely Planet (UK) - - Travel Quiz -

1 A red cross on a white back­ground sym­bol­ises St Ge­orge, whose feast day is on 23 April. Which two dif­fer­ently pro­por­tioned na­tional flags con­sist of a white cross on a red back­ground?

2 Which coun­try, cel­e­brat­ing its own New Year on 14 April, is the only one whose name in English ends in H?

3 The Cen­tral African Repub­lic is of­ten ab­bre­vi­ated as CAR, but which two coun­tries have ‘car’ in their names?

4 Which city – mark­ing 300 years since its found­ing on 7 May - is nick­named the Big Easy?

5 Com­plete this Caribbean is­land se­ries: An­tigua and Bar­buda, St Kitts and Ne­vis, Trinidad and __________?

6 Among open spa­ces in Venice, there are many campi (‘fields’) but only one pi­azza (square). What is it called?

7 Which coun­try do stroop­wafels come from?

8 In which coun­try are you most likely to be served ouzo?

9 Where is han­bok a style of tra­di­tional dress?

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