• Including its overseas territories, France is spread across 12 different time zones.Upload to Facebook
    Including its overseas territories, France is spread across 12 different time zones.
  • The U.S. is the largest country named after a person - Amerigo Vespucci.
    The term America, derived its name from Americus, the Latin version of Vespucci's first name.
  • Belgium produces over 1100 varieties of beer.Upload to Facebook
    Belgium produces over 1100 varieties of beer.
  • A person who is unable to take a straight shot of liquor, or makes a disgusted face after doing so, is often called a 'paper-belly'.
  • The technical term for hairy buttocks is 'daysypgal'.
  • The Autobahn (German highway with no speed limit) has a death rate 3 times lower than U.S. highways.Upload to Facebook
    The Autobahn (German highway with no speed limit) has a death rate 3 times lower than U.S. highways.
  • There are vending machines in Japan made to give out the telephone numbers of random girls.
  • The giraffe was once called a 'Camelopard' because people thought it was a cross between a camel and a leopard.
  • To make 1 pound of honey, bees would have to visit over 2 million flowers.
  • Parachute was invented a century earlier than the Aeroplane.Upload to Facebook
    Parachute was invented a century earlier than the Aeroplane.
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