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Euro Quiz # 65 (Friday)

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1. In 1926 a British Neurologist, who's hobby It was to writing songs.
He wrote one of the nicest Irish songs ever. Many artist have recorded it.
When I was in Ireland it was sung by someone in every bar I was in.
Bing Crosby was on e of the artist that recorded the song.

What is the name of the song? What location am I looking for in Ireland.?

2. There is an architectural style that is attributed mainly to Spain
This 16th-century style of Spanish architecture characterized by profuse applications of delicate low-relief .
It looks very ornate and many buildings in Spain have it.
What is the name of this exclusive Spanish Architecture?

3. This year there is a list out of the 15 top Palaces and castles in Europe.
Name 5 of the 15. ? The names must be from the list, as there are many Castles Places in Europe. For example Buckingham Palace is not on the list !

4. This Church in Antwerp has the nicest wood carving inside that I have ever seen anywhere.
What Church am I talking about.?

5. The Art Nouveau period was from 1900- 1939.
The Art Deco period was from 1923 - 1939
There is a Museum in Brussels dedicate to the "Father of Art Nouveau. He was an architect.
Who am I talking about.?

6. There is a huge hill in this town near Brussels, surmounted by a Lion.
This hill was built on the spot where the future King of the Netherlands was wounded.
What is the name of the future King of Netherlands?
The name of the hill is .?
The name of the town is.?

7. St. Michaels Church/Cathedral in Munich has the second largest vaulting over the Nave in the world.
Which Church / Cathedral has the largest vaulting over the Nave.?

8. There is a 19century device in many river towns/citys in Europe to control the river's flow.
What is this device called?

9. This lady , much loved throughout Europe went to Geneva in 1898 with her Lady in Waiting, and was murdered as she walked along Lake Geneva. she was 60 years old.
Who was this lady?
Who was she married to?
Who murdered her.?

10. How long did it take to Duke Wellington to defeated Napoleon ?
9 hours , or 1 day , or 3 days or 1 weeks or 1 month.?

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