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Top 10 things you didn't know about New Zealand!

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Top 10 things you didn't know about New Zealand!

Which continent actually belongs to New Zealand? Much has been said about this question. In fact, New Zealand cannot be assigned to any continent, neither geographically nor culturally!

Few people associate New Zealand with Formula 1. But did you know that it was New Zealander Bruce McLaren who founded the McLaren team, which is still successful today?

New Zealand is the land of sheep, of which there are 14 times more than inhabitants.

Did you know New Zealand is known as the youngest country on earth? None was discovered later.

There is one thing that New Zealand is ahead of us: It was the first country with the right to vote for women; it has existed there since 1893.

Did you know New Zealand has the place with the longest name? This consists of no less than 85 letters and is still in use today. It reads: Taumata whakatangi hangakoauau o tamatea turi pukakapiki maunga horo nuku pokai whenua kitanatahu.

A gay penguin couple caused a minor scandal in New Zealand.

When it comes to choosing a name, New Zealanders have no limits. There are children there with the names: Talula does the Hula from Hawaii, Sex Fruit, Number 16 Bus Shelter, Fisch und Chips or Benson and Hedges.

In New Zealand it is impossible to go further than 120km from the sea.

Baldwin Street in New Zealand is the steepest street in the world. It has an incline of 35% and is 200 meters long. Races take place there every year, the world record is 1:56 minutes and has been unbroken since 1994. So it should be a challenge for every athletic intern.