Travel trivia: Orange and green flags

Posted on March 17th, 2011 by Laura Byrne Paquet in Travel Trivia

What country’s flag features the Catholic green and Protestant orange, separated by the white of peace?

  • France
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Netherlands

(Need a hint? Remember what day it is today.)

Think you know the answer? Send it to me as a comment at the bottom of this post (one answer per contestant, please!). At the end of the week, I’ll draw one name from among all the people who answered correctly, and that person will receive this week’s prize: a lovely zippered travel documents folder from Outaouais Tourism (photo to come later this week).

Come back to Facing the Street tomorrow for another travel trivia question and another chance to win the prize. And if you can’t wait until then for your trivia fix, check out my husband Paul’s trivia site, (He provided this question, BTW.)

This contest closes at 5:00pm EST on Friday, March 18, 2011.

Wikimedia Commons image.

Disclosure and information on prize donor: Outaouais Tourism, which promotes the region of west Quebec just across the river from Ottawa, provided this week’s prize.

7 Comments on “Travel trivia: Orange and green flags”

  1. Hilary




  3. Amanda S.


  4. Gaye McGill

    That’s the flag of Ireland.

  5. Erin Cook

    Ireland of course! what a beautiful country

  6. Christine


  7. heather c

    Looks like Ireland to me. I never knew about the color history though. Thanks for learnin’ me something today. 🙂

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