4 200 000
The number of people who attended a concert by Rod Stewart in Rio de Janeiro on New Year’s Eve 1994, making it the largest concert of all time. However, these numbers may have been amplified by those in attendance purely for the fireworks display.
The number of southern right whales spotted at De Hoop Nature Reserve in the Western Cape from May-November 2018 — the most recorded thus far.
The percentage by which air travel to European destinations has increased: from 26.6% in 2020 to 39.9% in 2021, according to ForwardKeys.
The size in square metres of Port Hercule, which is skirted by the Monaco race track. On a Grand Prix weekend, a berth can cost between €8 000 and €128 000, depending on location and the size of the boat. Pandemic restrictions have seen yachts limited to having 12 guests on board.
What a night at the Empathy Suite (the most expensive hotel room in the world) at the Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas, will cost you, in dollars. A minimum of two nights is required. The two-storey suite was designed by Damien Hirst and features several of his (in)famous artworks.