Tourist attractions questions This is a list of recently added questions about tourist attractions. Play tourist attractions quiz and see all the questions. Who built and lived in Teotihuacan, the most impressive pre-Columbian Mesoamerican city?It is not known. The city is ancient - its largest pyramid, the Pyramid of the Sun, was completed by AD 100. It predates most known cultures of Mesoamerica. The origin of its founders is uncertain, and its original name is also unknown. It housed a population of about 150,000 people, making it one of the largest cities in the world at that time. Created by: globalquiz.orgAmerica riddles »very hard 26% MayansMayans617AztecsAztecs1055IncasIncas477it is not knownit is not known778 What was the name of the official residence of the Russian monarchs?Winter Palace. The Winter Palace in Saint Petersburg was the official residence of Russian monarchs from 1732 to 1917. It is currently a part of much larger Hermitage Museum.Created by: globalquiz.orghistory of Russia riddles »easy 77% Spring PalaceSpring Palace604Summer PalaceSummer Palace1238Autumn PalaceAutumn Palace437Winter PalaceWinter Palace7742 In what country are the ruins of Carthage?Tunisia. The ruins of Carthage are just 15 km north of Tunis. It is one of the main tourist attractions of Tunisia.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of North Africa riddles »average 67% AlgeriaAlgeria2541TunisiaTunisia11627LibanLiban1559ItalyItaly1592 Where was this photo taken?In Cappadocia. Cappadocia is a historical region in Central Anatolia (Turkey). Despite lack of sea, the area is a popular tourist destination mostly for its unique geological features. The rocks of Cappadocia eroded into hundreds of spectacular pillars and minaret-like forms, creating one of the most picturesque landscapes in the world.Created by: MarcusXgeography of Turkey riddles »hard 56% in Crimeain Crimea528in Tasmaniain Tasmania2402in Andalusiain Andalusia2052in Cappadociain Cappadocia6383 Where was this photo taken most likely?In Israel. The Dead Sea is one of the world's saltiest lakes. Its water has a density of 1.240 kg/l, which makes swimming similar to floating. For comparison, fresh water has 1.0 kg/l and average seawater has 1.025 kg/l.Created by: CleoIsrael riddles »very easy 82% in Francein France357in Japanin Japan187in Israelin Israel5170in Icelandin Iceland570 Where is this Holocaust Memorial?In Berlin. The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe is a well known memorial in Berlin to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust. It consists of 2,711 concrete blocks. Opened in 2005, this large memorial site (19,000 m2, 4.7-acre) is today one of the must-see places in Berlin. It is estimated that some 3.5 million visitors entered the memorial in the first year it was open, or about 10,000 every day.Created by: Hitter smasherBerlin riddles »average 64% in Berlinin Berlin8139in Parisin Paris518in Tel Avivin Tel Aviv2700in Auschwitzin Auschwitz1347 Where are such formations usually found?In deserts. Desert rose is the colloquial name given to rosette formations of crystal clusters of gypsum or baryte which contain abundant included sand grains. Desert roses occur when the crystals form in arid sandy conditions, such as the evaporation of a shallow salt basin.Created by: Carlos Saltodeserts of North Africa riddles »easy 74% in cavesin caves1087in coal minesin coal mines420in desertsin deserts9863in extinct volcanoesin extinct volcanoes1889 In which country is Petra?Jordan. Petra is famous for its rock-cut architecture. Established in 312 BC as the capital city of the Nabataeans, it is a and symbol and most-visited tourist attraction of Jordan. Petra declined rapidly under Roman rule, in large part from the revision of sea-based trade routes. In 363 an earthquake destroyed many buildings. The site remained unknown to the Western world until 1812.Created by: Park Youn-jooMiddle East riddles »average 65% IsraelIsrael939Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia776JordanJordan5261SyriaSyria1055 How tall is Angel Falls, the world's tallest uninterrupted waterfall?979 m (3,212 ft). Angel Falls is over twice as tall as the Empire State Building. It is one of Venezuela's top tourist attractions, though a trip to the falls is a complicated affair, as the falls are located in an isolated jungle.Created by: globalquiz.orgwaterfalls riddles »average 63% 39 m (128 ft)39 m (128 ft)17279 m (259 ft)79 m (259 ft)859179 m (587 ft)179 m (587 ft)4738979 m (3,212 ft)979 m (3,212 ft)9838 What island is that?Runit Island, Enewetok Atoll. In 1977, the United States military began decontamination of Enewetak and other islands. During the three-year, $100 million cleanup process, the military mixed more than 111,000 cubic yards (85,000 m3) of contaminated soil with Portland cement and buried it in an atomic blast crater. Today, a concrete dome covers the material.Created by: Masahiro Yakobuildings riddles »average 63% Easter IslandEaster Island1257Tenerife, SpainTenerife, Spain853Bornholm, DenmarkBornholm, Denmark2784Runit Island, Enewetok AtollRunit Island, Enewetok Atoll8487 Play geography quiz and see all the questions.