World Records

World Records of the World

The Vatican is the smallest country in the world.

Russia is the largest.

Monaco is the second smallest country in the world, it has no taxes and the highest life expectancy at 90 years.

San Marino has the world’s oldest constitution, may be the oldest country, and is the only country in the world with more vehicles than people. It also has the third highest life expectancy and is the fifth smallest country in the world.

China has the highest population in the world, followed by India. India is predicted to have the highest population by 2050.

Antartica is a desert, and the world’s largest one at that. It’s also the driest, windiest and coldest place on earth.

Valletta in Malta has is the smallest nation capital in Europe.

Papua New Guinea speaks the most languages of any country, over 850!

Vanuatu has the most languages per person, at over 100 with only 20,000 people living there.

Norway was named the happiest country in the world by the New York Times.

England is home to the highest priced estate in the world, Buckingham Palace, which is estimated at one and half billion if it were to be sold.

Wales is home to the creation of Dragon’s Breath, the world’s hottest chili pepper. It’s so hot, that it’s used medically to numb the body.

Italy is home to the most expensive car ever made, the Ferrari 250. It sold for more than 50 million.

Canada is home to the world’s first UNESCO World Heritage Site, L Anse aux Meadows.

The Sahara Desert is the world’s hottest desert, and the world’s largest sandy desert.

Inkawasi is an island in the middle of the largest salt flat in the world, which turns into a massive reflection of the sky when it rains. Isla Incahuasi is it’s full name, meaning Inca Island House.

Just Enough Room Island is the world’s smallest inhabited island. It’s in New York.

 

 

 

 

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