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.orgvery hard 27% MayansMayans749AztecsAztecs1241IncasIncas578it is not knownit is not known967America riddles » 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.orgeasy 78% Spring PalaceSpring Palace691Summer PalaceSummer Palace1402Autumn PalaceAutumn Palace499Winter PalaceWinter Palace9278history of Russia riddles » 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.orgaverage 67% AlgeriaAlgeria2932TunisiaTunisia13840LibanLiban1792ItalyItaly1893geography of North Africa riddles » 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: MarcusXhard 57% in Crimeain Crimea633in Tasmaniain Tasmania2783in Andalusiain Andalusia2421in Cappadociain Cappadocia7814geography of Turkey riddles » 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: Cleovery easy 82% in Francein France435in Japanin Japan236in Israelin Israel6290in Icelandin Iceland652Israel riddles » 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 smasheraverage 64% in Berlinin Berlin9470in Parisin Paris590in Tel Avivin Tel Aviv3120in Auschwitzin Auschwitz1521Berlin riddles » 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 Saltoeasy 75% in cavesin caves1280in coal minesin coal mines507in desertsin deserts12328in extinct volcanoesin extinct volcanoes2229deserts of North Africa riddles » 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-jooaverage 66% IsraelIsrael1083Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia877JordanJordan6246SyriaSyria1234Middle East riddles » 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.orgaverage 63% 39 m (128 ft)39 m (128 ft)19879 m (259 ft)79 m (259 ft)980179 m (587 ft)179 m (587 ft)5498979 m (3,212 ft)979 m (3,212 ft)11834waterfalls riddles » 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 Yakoaverage 64% Easter IslandEaster Island1505Tenerife, SpainTenerife, Spain1023Bornholm, DenmarkBornholm, Denmark3321Runit Island, Enewetok AtollRunit Island, Enewetok Atoll10435buildings riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.