Sunday, February 5, 2012

Country did you knows

  • Did you know the Hawaiian alphabet has 12 letters
  • Did you know 'Topolino' is the name for Mickey Mouse Italy
  • Did you know Perth is Australia's windiest city
  • Did you know the flag for Libya is unlike any other being a solid green color
  • Did you know Switzerland eats the most chocolate equating to 10 kilos per person per year
  • Did you know Tennessee is bordered by 8 states: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina and Virginia - more than any other in the US
  • Did you know the only continent with no active volcanoes is Australia
  • Did you know the longest street in the world is Yonge street in Toronto Canada measuring 1,896 km (1,178 miles)
  • Did you know the croissant was invented in Austria
  • Did you know In eastern Africa you can buy beer brewed from bananas
  • Did you know African Grey Parrots have vocabularies of over 200 words
  • Did you know Australia was originally called New Holland
  • Did you know 'Lonely Planet' for travelers is based in Melbourne Australia
  • Did you know hippopotamuses have killed more people in Africa than any other animal
  • Did you know the coins thrown into the Trevi fountain in Italy are collected for charity
  • Did you know french fries are originally from Belgium
  • Did you know Venetian blinds were invented in Japan
  • Did you know the first sailing boats were built in Egypt
  • Did you know Brazil is named after a tree.

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