The Ultimate Most Popular Vacation on Earth Quiz
by Staff
You've decided to travel somewhere new and exciting, but you're not sure where to go. You could try the world's most popular destination, but where is that? What will you do once you get there? Take our quiz, and learn about the world's most popular vacation destinations.

How much money did international tourism generate in 2007?

  • $850 million
  • $850 billion
  • $850 trillion

Experts calculate that by 2020 there will be how many international travelers?

  • 16 million
  • 160 million
  • 1.6 billion

The outbreak of which of these dealt a blow to tourism numbers in 2009?

  • Swine Flu
  • SARS
  • Polio

Which of these continents has seen a resent surge in tourism?

  • Africa
  • Antarctica
  • Australia

Which of these African countries has been increasing in popularity?

  • Sierra Leone
  • Morocco
  • Zimbabwe

Which of these organizations reports on the state of international travel?

  • World Tourism Organization of the United Nations (UNWTO)
  • World Trade Organization (WTO)
  • Amnesty International

According to UNWTO statistics, which of these regions has the most annual tourism?

  • Asia
  • the Middle East
  • Europe

Which Asian country is the most popular tourist destination of that region?

  • China
  • Japan
  • Singapore

What is China's most popular tourist attraction?

  • The Chiang Kai-shek Museum
  • The Great Wall
  • Tiananmen Square

Which of these European nations is the world's third-most popular vacation destination?

  • Ireland
  • Spain
  • the Vatican

Spain's most popular style of cuisine is called which of these?

  • La Cosina de Espania
  • Tapas
  • Flamenco

Which country recently returned to the number two spot in the tourism popularity rankings?

  • Australia
  • Israel
  • The United States

Where in the United States do people travel to enjoy world class wines?

  • Kentucky
  • Texas
  • California

Which of these incidents severely hurt the U.S. tourism industry?

  • September 11th, 2001
  • the Gulf War
  • the war in Afghanistan

The single most popular tourist destination is which of these European countries?

  • The Netherlands
  • France
  • Luxembourg

How many people visited France in 2008?

  • nearly 30 million
  • nearly 55 million
  • nearly 80 million

How many climate zones does France have?

  • two
  • four
  • six

A popular location for skiing is which of these areas of France?

  • The French Riviera
  • The French Alps
  • The French Virgin Islands

The single most popular tourist attraction in France is which of these?

  • The Arc de Triomphe
  • The Eiffel Tower
  • The Aviation Club of Paris

Besides the Eifel Tower, Paris is also famous for which of these art museums?

  • Louvre
  • Hermitage
  • Guggenheim