Are You A Travel Whizz?

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Are You A Travel Whizz?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What bizarre item was found in a passenger's hand-luggage as he boarded a flight in Moscow this week?
    • A. 

      A bag of his own hair

    • B. 

      A mini figurine of Vladimir Putin

    • C. 

      Five Russian falcon chicks

  • 2. 
    Who was chosen this week as New York’s Global Welcome Ambassador?
    • A. 

      Joey from TV sitcom Friends

    • B. 

      New York-born award-winning actor Robert De Niro

    • C. 

      Pennsylvania-born, Nashville-raised pop princess Taylor Swift

  • 3. 
    In the 1930s, which Scottish tourist attraction did England reportedly plan to steal?
    • A. 

      Edinburgh Castle

    • B. 

      The rights to the deep-fried Mars bar

    • C. 

      The Loch Ness Monster

  • 4. 
    After visiting Helsinki this week, our deputy editor Gavin Haines discovered plans were in place to develop a sauna powered by what?
    • A. 

      Human waste

    • B. 

      Whisky fumes

    • C. 

      Mice on treadmills

  • 5. 
    Back to Russia, and what have the authorities warned could be a side effect of tourists (and citizens) taking ‘selfies’?
    • A. 

      Blindness

    • B. 

      Headlice

    • C. 

      Sexually transmitted infections

  • 6. 
    Known for its quirky attractions, a new spa has opened in Prague that encourages visitors to bathe in what?
    • A. 

      Human waste

    • B. 

      Beer

    • C. 

      Custard

  • 7. 
    And finally, what left Danish Tourist Ministers blushing this week?
    • A. 

      The new marketing slogan is a rude word in English

    • B. 

      Rumours Taylor Swift snubbed the role of Copenhagen’s Global Welcome Ambassador

    • C. 

      Claims that Denmark was once a centre for ‘bestiality-based tourism’