Place: did you knows

  1. Perth is Australia’s windiest city 
  2. M&M’s chocolate stands for the initials for its inventors Mars and Murrie 
  3. The longest street in the world is Yonge street in Toronto Canada measuring 1,896 km (1,178 miles) 
  4. The fortune cookie was invented in San Francisco 
  5. The first Burger King was opened in Florida Miami in 1954 
  6. In eastern Africa you can buy beer brewed from bananas 
  7. ‘Lonely Planet’ for travelers is based in Melbourne Australia 
  8. The Arctic Ocean is the smallest in the world 
  9. The coins thrown into the Trevi fountain in Italy are collected for charity 
  10. The Amazon rainforest produces half the world’s oxygen supply 
  11. The brand Nokia is named after a place in Southern Finland 
  12. 42% of men and women 25% don’t wash their hands after using a public toilet 
  13. Scotland has the most redheads 
  14. Bali has the worlds largest variety of flora 
  15. he Titanic was built in Belfast 
  16. Hawaii was originally called the Sandwich Islands 
  17. Hawaii is the only US state that grows coffee 
  18. The Atlantic Ocean is saltier than the Pacific 
  19. Tokyo was once known as Edo 
  20. 1 billion snails are served in restaurants each year 


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