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Old 08-12-2017, 02:01 PM   #1
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Question World Showcase Trivia Question

Q: Of the world's 10 most populous countries, how many have pavilions at World Showcase?

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Yes, I know, population does not in itself make for a good pavilion choice, but even still that's pretty pathetic. Even though a new pavilion was not announced at D23, in the words of Aragorn, there is always hope!

I'm hoping for Brazil and/or India. Both are in that top 10, and both have an identifiable cuisine and one or more cultural icons. The lack of any Indian restaurant at WDW out of roughly 75 TS restaurants is disappointing. (OK Sanaa has one or two menu items...). So is the lack of anything from South America in World Showcase.

The one thing we do not need is another European country. We've got lots of those!
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Old 08-12-2017, 02:24 PM   #2
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Brazil would be nice.
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The items Sanaa has isn't even very Indian when it comes down to it either.

Brasil was the one I wanted. A country like India would be nice as well. Though both are large and might be harder to get it all but something would be nice
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My vote is for Brazil and a Brazilian steakhouse...
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Old 08-13-2017, 09:43 AM   #5
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I am in favor of Brazil. Other countries on my list either for culture or cuisine are, in no particular order

Egypt
Columbia
Cuba
Ukraine
Peru
Jamaica
India
Chile
Australia
Argentina
Venezuela
Turkey
Spain

I would say more African countries but animal kingdom is already very African themed.
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Q: Of the world's 10 most populous countries, how many have pavilions at World Showcase?

Give it a thought or guess, then check it out here.

Yes, I know, population does not in itself make for a good pavilion choice, but even still that's pretty pathetic. Even though a new pavilion was not announced at D23, in the words of Aragorn, there is always hope!

I'm hoping for Brazil and/or India. Both are in that top 10, and both have an identifiable cuisine and one or more cultural icons. The lack of any Indian restaurant at WDW out of roughly 75 TS restaurants is disappointing. (OK Sanaa has one or two menu items...). So is the lack of anything from South America in World Showcase.

The one thing we do not need is another European country. We've got lots of those!
So, I guessed 3, but guessed Japan as top 10 instead of Mexico. Oops! Very interesting! A little more diversity would be nice at Epcot. I don't really have a preference, just a new country( or 2).
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My top 4 choices for new pavilions would be Brazil, India, Thailand, and Spain. All have great food, and all great cultural history.
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I'd also very much like to see South America finally represented,and Brazil would be great. Spain is also just as great though as far as cuisine and culture for an Epcot addition. Australia also
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My top 4 choices for new pavilions would be Brazil, India, Thailand, and Spain. All have great food, and all great cultural history.
Same four, different order: India, Thailand, Spain, and Brazil.
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Sorry to disagree but I would love Greece and Greek Food.

I would also love the Indian however.

Brazil would be good to but thinking another steakhouse in EPCOT is not what is needed.



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Give it a thought or guess, then check it out here.

Yes, I know, population does not in itself make for a good pavilion choice, but even still that's pretty pathetic. Even though a new pavilion was not announced at D23, in the words of Aragorn, there is always hope!

I'm hoping for Brazil and/or India. Both are in that top 10, and both have an identifiable cuisine and one or more cultural icons. The lack of any Indian restaurant at WDW out of roughly 75 TS restaurants is disappointing. (OK Sanaa has one or two menu items...). So is the lack of anything from South America in World Showcase.

The one thing we do not need is another European country. We've got lots of those!
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