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Quiz: how well do you know these breathtaking landscapes?1 min read

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Whether you are discovering the world with various hikes or just by scrolling on Instagram, odds are you already know of some of the most beautiful landscapes around the world! 

We’ve created a quiz about the world’s biggest glaciers, the craziest mountains and the most breathtaking landscapes. Time to show off your knowledge!

How many waterfalls can you find in Iceland?

Waterfalls Iceland
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There are over 10,000 waterfalls in Iceland. Its climate and location are perfectly suited for waterfalls with frequent rain and snow, combined with various height differences in the landscape and the multitude of glaciers that melt in summer.

Navagio beach and it's shipwreck is located in...

Navagio Beach, Zakynthos, Greece
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Navagio Beach - also known as Shipwreck Beach - is an exposed cove on the coast of Zakynthos in Greece, sometimes referred to as "Smugglers Cove".

The Eibsee is located next to which mountain?

Eibsee, Germany
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Eibsee is a crystal-clear lake right at the foot of Zugspitze mountain in Bavaria.

Yosemite National Park is located in ...

Yosemite National Park
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Yosemite National Park is a US national park located in the western Sierra Nevada mountains of Central California. The park is internationally recognized for its waterfalls, mountains, and biological diversity.

The Faroe Islands are part of ...

Faroe Islands, Gjógv
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The Faroe Islands are a group of 18 volcanic islands which are located between Iceland and Norway in the Atlantic Ocean, but are politically part of Denmark.

The Preikestolen is a steep cliff located in...

Preikestolen, Norway
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The Preikestolen is a steep cliff located in Norway above the Lysefjorden. The cliff has become a known tourist attraction, which is also very popular with BASE jumpers.

Skaftafell Ice Cave is located in...

Skaftafell Ice Cave, Iceland
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The Vatnajökull Ice Cave is located underneath Vatnajökull (Europe's largest glacier), in Skaftafell National Park, Iceland.

Mont Saint-Michel, located in France, is an ...

Mont Saint-Michel, France
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Le Mont-Saint-Michel is a tidal island in Normandy, France. The island lies approximately one kilometer off the country's northwestern coast and is listed on UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites.

Machu Picchu - one of the new world wonders - is located in ...

Machu Picchu, Peru
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Machu Picchu is a 15th-century Inca citadel, located in the Eastern Cordillera of southern Peru, on a 2,430-metre mountain ridge.

The largest religious monument in the world is ...

Angkor Wat, Cambodia
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Angkor Wat is a temple complex in Cambodia and the largest religious monument in the world, measuring 162.6 hectares (1,626,000 m2). Angkor Wat was originally constructed to be a Hindu temple, but it was gradually transformed into a Buddhist temple during the 12th century.

Porte d'Aval arch is located in ...

Porte d'Aval, France
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Porte d'Aval arch and L'Aiguille are striking rock formations carved out of Étretat’s white cliffs, located on the north coast of France.

Jurassic Park was filmed in ...

Hawaii
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Steven Spielberg filmed “Jurassic Park” in Hawaii; The majority of the filming took place on Kauai (stepping in for the fictional Isla Nublar), however, there's a memorable scene shot on the Hawaiian Island, Maui.

The official name of the Northern Lights phenomenon is ...

Aurora Borealis
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The aurora borealis - sometimes referred to as northern lights - is the natural phenomenon in which the sky will display colorful lights. It’s predominantly seen in high-latitude regions, and is caused by disturbances in the magnetosphere caused by solar wind.

The Borgund Stave Church is located in ...

The Borgund Stave Church, Norway
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The Borgund Stave Church is a former parish church in the Lærdal Municipality in Norway. The old stave church is located in the village of Borgund, which closed in 1868 and has been turned into a museum.

The Azores are part of ...

The Azores
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The Azores is an autonomous region of Portugal, and is composed of nine volcanic islands in the North Atlantic Ocean.

Breathtaking landscapes
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Do you even explore?

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Scout

It’s clear you‘ve taken the first steps towards exploring… You probably love exploring the areas around you, but it might be time to discover the world!
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Pathfinder

Your knowledge about these breathtaking landscapes is great! It looks like you are an experienced traveller, who has created some amazing memories in the past. Keep pushing it, you still have a few adventures to take!
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Emperor of explorers

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