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In which country do you find the city Novosibirsk?
Novosibirsk is the third-largest city in Russia (the biggest city east of the Urals), has the biggest railway station along the trans-Siberian route, the biggest library in Siberia, and the biggest opera/ballet theater in all of Russia -- even bigger than Moscow's Bolshoy.
Swedish surstromming is wellknown for its smell, but what is it?
Surströmming is a bit of an acquired taste and for those who aren’t accustomed to the smell of the can, it can be rather overwhelming. One particular case of surströmming’s stench coming under fire was when a German landlord in 1981, discovered that one of his tenants was busy smearing a can of the stuff in the stairwell.
Where is "flamenco" a traditonal musical style?
Flamenco is a Spanish art form made up of three parts: guitar playing ("guitarra"), song ("cante"), and dance ("baile").
Where is "hula" a tradional, complex art form?
Hula was developed in the Hawaiian Islands by the Polynesians who originally settled there. The hula dramatizes or portrays the words of the oli or mele in a visual dance form.
Eritrea is a country in:
Eritrea is a northeast African country on the Red Sea coast. It shares borders with Ethiopia, Sudan and Djibouti.
Which city is Australias third biggest?
Brisbane is the capital of and the most populated city in the Australian state of Queensland, and the third most populous city in Australia. Brisbane's metropolitan area has a population of over 2.5 million, and the South East Queensland metropolitan region, centred on Brisbane, encompasses a population of more than 3.6 million.
In which country can you eat khinkali?
Khinkali (Georgian Dumplings) Beautifully twisted knobs of dough, khinkali are typically stuffed with meat and spices, then served boiled or steamed...
Which of these cities is furthest north?
Stockholm is located on Sweden's east coast, where the freshwater Lake Mälaren — Sweden's third-largest lake — flows out into the Baltic Sea.
In which country is it normal to listen to "mariachi"?
Mariachi goes beyond music, it is the sum of a cultural revolution expressed through a group of musicians, dressed in popular clothing (most recently charro suits) which encompasses the essence of Mexico and its people. It is something cultural, spiritual and traditional that is unique to this country, an experience not to be missed.
In which country is "Massaman Curry" a popular dish?
Massaman curry is a rich, relatively mild Thai curry. Cardamom, cinnamon, cloves, star anise, cumin, bay leaves, nutmeg and mace (spices that are not frequently used in Thai curries) are combined with more local flavors such as dried chili peppers, coriander, lemongrass, galangal, white pepper, shrimp paste, shallots and garlic to make massaman curry paste.
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