5 fun online quizzes to test your travel knowledge

Apr 16 2020, 3:05 pm

Not being able to travel right now is not an ideal scenario.

While we continue to stay home and practice social and physical distancing, it is easy to grow frustrated and stir crazy, particularly for travellers who are anxious to jet set to their next fantastic far off destination.

Although we might not be able to venture off for the time being, it does not mean that we can’t brush up on our travel trivia skills and have fun doing it.

It might even lead to some travel inspiration in the future.

Click that ‘hood

The world is vast and diverse and the countries that occupy it contain an abundance of cultures, ethnicities, and distinctive characteristics.

Click that ‘hood is a geography-based game that challenges users to locate various countries, states, and districts from around the world and place them on a map.

Such challenges include locating all the countries in Africa, all the prefectures in Japan, and states and territories of Australia, to name a few.

It’s tougher than you might think.

Why Do You Love the World quiz by BBC Travel

Of course, we all love to travel. But there may be different reasons as to why.

Some travel to venture outside their comfort zone. Others do it to gain a new perspective and understanding. Some people travel to learn more about themselves.

If you aren’t entirely sure, that’s okay too. If that’s the case, it may be fun to try the Why Do You Love the World quiz by BBC Travel. It may provide some insight you weren’t aware of before.

Guess the Language quiz by Quartz

Exploring the world is bound to expose you to a variety of different languages, but can you tell which is which just by hearing them?

This language quiz by Quartz has users listen to different languages and challenges them to guess the correct one out of four potential options.

Can you detect the differences between Danish and Swedish? What about Portuguese and Galician? Take the quiz to find out.

Rough Guides’ Hardest Travel Quiz

The name says it all. Rough Guides’ Hardest Travel Quiz is a 15-question quiz that may lead even the most experienced travellers scratching their heads.

The questions range from little-known facts to strange and obscure statistics that will push the barriers of what you think you know.

Of course, it’s all in good fun, and even if you don’t get all the answers right, you can at least take solace in the fact that you learned something new.

Lonely Planet’s Ultimate Travel Quiz

Leave it to one of the world’s leading travel publications to create a travel quiz for the ages.

Lonely Planet’s Ultimate Travel Quiz is a digital preview for its larger book containing over 100 travel themed quizzes for all ages and skill levels.

This 30-question quiz is described as an “all-encompassing behemoth of world trivia.” Are you up to the challenge?

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