From Greta Thunberg to Thomas Cook, it’s been an eventful year in the world of travel. How much of it do you remember?
Environmental activist Greta Thunberg helped popularise the Swedish concept of “flygskam”. But what does it mean?
Let the train take the strain
Tourists were permanently banned from climbing what in October?
The Great Pyramid of Giza
The Eiffel Tower
The UK reversed its decision to leave which European institution this year?
The Champions’ League football competition
Which world-famous landmark was badly damaged by fire earlier this year?
St Peter’s Basilica
St Paul’s Cathedral
Killing Eve went stratospheric in 2019. In which city did the series two finale take place?
Where in the world did a lifesize version of Monopoly open this autumn?
Old Kent Road
Thomas Cook, the world’s oldest travel firm, collapsed in 2019. In which year was it founded?
Which of these countries did NOT have a top 20 entry in this year’s World’s 50 Best Restaurants list?
The Boaty Weekender was a Mediterranean cruise organised by which band?
Belle and Sebastian
The Beach Boys
Bibione beach, north of Venice, banned what this year?
In July, hikers were asked not to leave what on the top of Ben Nevis?
Plastic water bottles
Kendal mint cake wrappers
Which food won the best in-flight meal in the inaugural PETA Travel awards?
Ryanair’s vegan lasagne
BA’s vegetarian sushi
EasyJet’s falafel and hummus wrap
Wizz Air’s mushroom stroganoff
The Cité Internationale de la Gastronomie, dedicated to showcasing French cuisine, opened in October in which city?
Which famous wine-producing region became a Unesco world heritage site in 2019?
Prosecco Hills, Italy
Rhine Valley, Germany
Which country’s desert scenery was used in the new (and final) Star Wars film, The Rise of Skywalker?
Which Central Asian capital changed its name to Nur-Sultan this year?
Which TV series sparked a boom in “dark tourism” this year?
Eurostar turned 25 last month. Its non-stop London to Paris route takes 2¼ hours to cover how many miles?
Which airline launched a campaign this year asking people to fly less?
Which music festival was cancelled this summer because of severe weather warnings?
Isle of Wight
16 and above.
Well done, Michael Palin
11 and above.
You’re clearly a man/woman of the world
6 and above.
Ask Santa for an atlas next year
0 and above.