From the Hebrides to Antipodes … how are you on islands, isles and islets – archipelago-go-go or just no-no-no?
Great Britain is the world’s ninth-biggest island, but how many times would it fit into the world’s biggest island (not continent)?
Eelam is an indigenous name for which popular holiday island?
Isle of Man
This US suspension bridge links Brooklyn with which New York island?
Not every islander leaves gifts on this ‘Fairy Bridge’ but few ever cross it without discreetly greeting the ‘little people’. Which island is it found on?
Isle of Wight
Isle of Mull
Isle of Man
Providence is the capital of which island state?
Which Mediterranean island’s name is thought to come from words meaning honey-sweet?
In 1821 a Spanish Navy officer tried to sell which island to a US general for “a small sloop worth $575”?
These houses are in the capital of Aruba, an island visited by nearly 2 million US tourists every year. But which country does it belong to?
This handsome medieval city centre is on an island in the Trave River. What is it called?
Ortygia island is the oldest part of a city visited by Plato, Pindar and Cicero, and home to the great mathematician and bath-lover Archimedes. Which city?
One country is home to three of the world’s top 10 islands by size. Which country?
Which is the biggest island in the southern hemisphere?
New Zealand’s South Island
What do these islands have in common? Île aux Cygnes, France; Shui Keng Teng, Hong Kong; IJburg, The Netherlands; and Uros, Peru?
They are all artificial islands
They all sit in fresh, not salt, water
They disappear at high tide
They are all privately owned
Fort Boyard, a manmade island off France’s Atlantic coast, is known for … ?
The TV series of the same name
The location for the 1967 film The Last Adventure
Being completely useless as a fortification by the time it was completed in 1857 because of artillery developments
All of the above
Sex and sunshine reality show Love Island looks set for an autumn revival, but given that Mallorca can be a bit chilly by then, where might the new series be filmed?
11 and above.
Well done: we’d offer an island in the sun – if anyone could travel
0 and above.
Where have you been marooned?
6 and above.
Not bad – but no ‘treasure’