Facts

There are things you don’t know about the places you visit. So we are giving you some cool facts about travelling and the World in general.

 

  1. Noah’s Ark Waterpark in Wisconsin is the largest outdoor waterpark in America. It has over 70 acres of water slides! The Dells is also home to the nation’s largest indoor waterpark resort, Kalahari Resort.
  2. Once every seven years, the Eiffel  Tower gets a fresh paint job. It takes more than 60 metric tons of brown paint.
  3. The Tokyo Zoo, located in Japan, closes down for two months every year to give the animals a little break from the people.
  4. Travelling can help improve your problem-solving skills.
  5. Studies show that money spent on travel makes you happier than money spent on material goods.
  6. Bangkok is the most visited city in the world.
  7. Russia is bigger than Pluto.
  8. 99% of Libya is covered in desert.
  9. San Marino has more cars in its country than people
  10. America houses more than 33% of all airports all over the world.
  11. The total length of the world’s coastline is roughly the same distance as the earth to the moon (350,016km).
  12. 60% of the world’s lakes are found in Canada.
  13. Libya’s land cover is 99% dessert.
  14. The Hawaiian alphabet consists of only 13 letters.
  15. A 4,000-year-old tree, which is the 2nd oldest tree in the world, can be found in Iran.