Geo Quiz: July 11, 2011

Can you map your way in Hong Kong?
This national palace overlooks the town of Sintra. What is its name?
This national palace overlooks the town of Sintra. What is its name?

Where are you?
[ 20 points ]

1. This national palace overlooks the town of Sintra. What is its name?

Do you know the way to the gateway?
[ 20 points ]

2. Tourists visiting which popular cruise port can shop at the famous Straw Market?

3. Your client is riding Acela to its southern terminus. What city is it?

4. What is the beach resort on Sardinia whose name means Green Coast?

Can you answer the add-on questions?
[ 10 points ]

Shoppers in these capital cities would pay for their purchases in euros. In which countries are they?

5. Valletta

6. Bratislava

7. Nicosia

Can you get an instant upgrade?
[ 50 points ]

8. Dry Tortugas National Park can only be reached by boat or seaplane. In which country is it?

Can you map your way in Hong Kong?
[ 20 points ]

9. The airport’s official name is Hong Kong International Airport, but it’s also known by the name of the island it’s on. What is that name?

10. The Giant Buddha is on this island.

11. On which island is Aberdeen, with its floating village?

12. Tsim Sha Tsui is a tourist area on which peninsula?

Scoring

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100-150 points: You know your stuff.
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Answers

1. Pena Palace
2. Nassau
3. Washington, DC
4. Costa Verde
5. Malta
6. Slovakia
7. Cyprus
8. U.S.
9. Chek Lap Kok
10. Lantau
11. Hong Kong Island
12. Kowloon 
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