Some of them are famous for being chart-topping musicians; some because they're notorious politicians; and some for, well, frankly I'm not sure exactly what for...they just are—famous for being famous that is.

So, it should come as no surprise when stars find themselves a bit, how shall I say...lost in other fields of expertise. In this case, that field is Geography. The Huffington Post reported a rather humorous exposé of 11 celebs demonstrating epic geographical gaffes. Apparently being a globetrotting star does not a cartographer make. (Sorry Britney. Love you, but Japan is not an African country!) Here's hoping "their people" do the trip-planning for them!

Joshua Pramis is an online associate editor at Travel + Leisure.