Top 10 Spain facts Selected as the most interesting among Spain related questions in Spain quiz What kind of building is that?Solar power plant. In The PS10 Solar Power Plant, 624 movable mirrors concentrate the sun's rays to the top of a 115 meter (377 ft) high, tower where a steam turbine is located. The plant is located near Seville, Spain.Created by: globalquiz.orgelectricity facts » The Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao is one of the well known landmarks of Spain. Who was Guggenheim?Famous businessman and art collector. Solomon R. Guggenheim was born into a wealthy mining family. He founded the Yukon Gold Company in Alaska among his other businesses. He retired in 1919 to devote more time to art collecting and in 1937 established a foundation to foster the appreciation of modern art.Created by: Kasiahistory of Spain facts » Players of which country do not sing the anthem before the match?Spain. The Marcha Real ("Royal March") has no official lyrics. The national anthem has been played without words since 1978, when the lyrics that had been approved by General Francisco Franco were abandonedCreated by: ex-terminatorsport facts » Which country cheated during 2000 Summer Paralympics, by having non-handicapped players in the basketball team?Spain. Ten members of a Spanish Paralympic basketball team were ordered to hand back their gold medals in December 2000 after it was revealed that they had no mental handicap. Several players came from mainstream amateur clubs.Created by: globalquiz.orgculture facts » Not including Andorra, which European capital is located at the highest altitude?Madrid. Due to its altitude of 667 m (2,188 ft) above sea level, The Madrid region features a Mediterranean climate with cool winters, including sporadic snowfalls and minimum temperatures often below freezing.Created by: SpikeMegeography of Europe facts » Who designed the Chupa-Chups logo?Salvador Dali. The brand was founded by the Spaniard Enric Bernat in 1958, who started his business in Catalonia. It is currently owned by the Italian multinational corporation Perfetti Van Melle.Created by: globalquiz.orgsweets facts » Where is the famous Fallen Angel sculpture?In Madrid. The Fountain of the Fallen Angel by Ricardo Bellver (1845–1924) is the only well known public monument of the devil. It was erected in 1922 in Retiro Park in Madrid. The sculpture was inspired by a passage from John Milton's Paradise Lost and represents Lucifer falling from Heaven. Created by: Debbie FoxWhere was this photo taken facts » The Temple of Debod is one of the tourist attractions of Madrid. Who built it?Egyptians. In 1960, due to the construction of the Great Dam of Aswan and the consequent threat posed to several monuments and archeological sites, UNESCO made an international call to save this rich historical legacy. As a sign of gratitude for the help provided by Spain in saving the temples of Abu Simbel, the Egyptian state donated the temple of Debod to Spain in 1968.Created by: globalquiz.orgWorld Heritage Sites facts » Where in the world is Catalan the single official language?In Andorra. Andorra is the only part of the world, where Catalan is the only official language. It is used by Andorran television and radio stations.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of Spain facts » Which city has the famous Bay of La Concha, often considered as the best city beach in Europe?San Sebastian lies on the coast of the Bay of Biscay, Atlantic Ocean. In 1863 the city was chosen by the Spanish monarchy to spend the summer following the French example of the near Biarritz. As the "wave baths" at La Concha conflicted with shipbuilding activity, shipyards relocated to Pasaia, a near bay formerly part of San Sebastian.Created by: Luca Biaggitourism facts » Play Spain quiz and see all the questions.