World fun facts

Discover thousands of fun and interesting facts about the world we live in – geography, famous landmarks and the oceans and seas.

Canberra, Australia
14 Jun

27 Central Facts about Canberra

Canberra may not ring a bell for everyone, but it is one of the most important cities in the world! Believe it or not, Canberra is the capital city of Australia! While many of us tend to assume that Sydney or Melbourne is the country’s capital city, we’d be sorely mistaken. Yet, how much do …
Lincolnshire
17 Apr

12 Lively Facts About Lincolnshire

Famous for its coastline, its sausages, and even its windmills, Lincolnshire is a lovely English county that courts holidaymakers and vacationers from abroad every year. As you can imagine, it’s packed full of quaint English charm – but there’s more to Lincs than you might be expecting! Let’s take a look at some fun facts …
Sundarbans
10 Apr

26 Super Facts About the Sundarbans

The Sundarbans is a magnificent forest, the likes of which you probably haven’t seen before – but, more importantly, it’s the main habitat of one of the planet’s most endangered and threatened species. That makes it an area of significant natural importance, as well as beauty. And, to help you on your quest to learn …
Brittany
27 Feb

10 Brilliant Facts about Brittany

Brittany is one of France’s most famous regions and with good reason. This natural, wild, and beautiful expanse boasts a fascinating history, inviting culture, and warming food. Here are some fun facts about Brittany you’ll want to know before you visit. 1. Brittany is in the north of France. Brittany is a gorgeous region located …
The Blue Lagoon
26 Feb

12 Breezy Facts about the Blue Lagoon

For some of us, bathing in a geothermal pool is pretty much a dream come true. Taking a warm bath outside in the freezing snow without feeling cold sounds too good to be true, right? Well, not if you visit the Blue Lagoon in Iceland! Geothermal bathing is all the rage – and we’re about …
Makkah
23 Feb

10 Majestic Facts about Makkah

Makkah is one of the most important cities in the world for many reasons. Its cultural significance is undeniable, and its beauty and long history make it something we all should know more about! Its links to the Islamic faith make it one of the most-visited cities on the planet, too. With that in mind, …
Car accident
22 Feb

A Look at Car Accident Statistics in Atlanta

Recent studies reveal Atlanta contends with some of America’s most dangerous roads and intersections based on the number of serious accidents. Georgia crash deaths have trended upward as well, exacerbated by reckless driving behaviors. If injured on Atlanta highways, expert assistance from Atlanta car accident attorneys proves vital to recovering damages. Common Causes of Accidents …
Emmanuel Macron
22 Feb

10 Statesmanlike Facts about Emmanuel Macron

The name Emmanuel Macron should ring a bell for most Europeans, but just in case it doesn’t, he is the current President of France at the time of writing. Currently serving his second term as president, he not only leads France, but is a voice at the forefront of European decision-making. So, it is only …
Blue Angels
16 Feb

12 Bold Facts about Blue Angels

Who doesn’t love it when the Blue Angels take off? This incredible squadron can be viewed doing some amazing maneuvers and representing the US Naval Air Force during their show season every year. But who are the Blue Angels, and how does the team work? Here are some fun facts about the Blue Angels to …
facts about phuket
31 Jan

11 Pretty Facts about Phuket

If you would like to see paradise on Earth (and honestly, who wouldn’t), Phuket comes about as close to it as possible! This stunning island hosts tourists from all over the world every year looking for white sandy beaches and crystal clear waters and wanting to experience a beautiful and unique culture. But, just in …
facts about pattaya
30 Jan

12 Perfect Facts about Pattaya

When we think of places to relax and have a real vacation, we all tend to think of Hawaii, Bora Bora, and even Phuket. But have you ever considered seeing Pattaya for the first time? Although it may not be the most famous city in the world, this Thai wonderland has plenty to offer. Here …
Table Mountain
25 Jan

10 Fantastic Facts about Table Mountain

As far as mountains go, Table Mountain tends to stand out! Not only does it stand tall, but it also has a unique shape that gives it its world-famous name – it really is as flat as you’ve heard it is. That said, there’s a little more to Table Mountain than just a flat head. …
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22 Jan

9 Astounding Facts about Antwerp

When many people think of Belgium, it’s likely they think of Antwerp, one of the most picturesque cities in the country. It’s massively popular with fashion and art tourists, meaning there’s often lots to see here on the gallery scene – if you’re a fashionista or an art collector, Antwerp probably has a few different …
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16 Jan

11 Corking Facts about Corsica

Corsica is among the most famous islands in the world. Technically part of French territory, this small island is known for its vibrant culture, incredible ecosystems, and absolutely stunning land and seascapes. But how much do you know about his Mediterranean gem? Here are some fun facts about Corsica. 1. It is located in the …
Marseille
15 Jan

11 Marvelous Facts about Marseille

Marseille is one of the most famous cities in France and with good reason! Thanks to its rich history, unique culture, and artistic flair, there’s so much to see and discover in this part of France. But, before you can visit it in person, it’s best to get to know it a little bit more …