Posts Tagged: Asia

Top 4 Tallest Buildings in Asia

Burj Khalifa

Statistically the largest and most populated continent in the world, Asia is quite a large place to encompass in a single article, but here we are trying anyway. From the cradle of civilization to the Trans-Siberian Railway, there are a lot of things to explore within its majestic bounds – and today we are going… Read more »

Turkmenistan – Top 5 Facts

Turkmenistan

Encompassing a total land area of 491,210 square kilometres and housing nearly 6 million inhabitants, the Central Asian country of Turkmenistan lies along the ancient trade route known as the Silk Road. This in and of itself would be enough to promote it into a tourism-heaven but still, it is not that crowded. Neighbouring Iran,… Read more »

Kazakhstan – Top 5 Facts

Harbouring nearly 18 million inhabitants within the bounds of its borders, the Central Asian country of Kazakhstan is by no means a tourist hotspot (though it is becoming one by the hour). Should this stop you from going there? Of course not! This is the place where one can catch a breath of fresh air… Read more »

Kyrgyzstan – Top 5 Facts

Kyrgyzstan

Considered one of the fastest-developing post-Soviet countries in the world, Kyrgyzstan is more than happy to welcome any tourist in the mood for some Central Asian adventure. Encompassing 199,951 square kilometres of land area and harbouring just over 6 million inhabitants, it has a proud water percentage of 3.6%. Historically part of the world-famous Silk… Read more »

Tajikistan – Top 5 Facts

Tajikistan

Home to nearly 9 million inhabitants and sitting deep within the bounds of Central Asia, the Republic of Tajikistan is not the most popular choice when it comes to tourism but perhaps this article can offer you a few reasons to visit it. Bordered by Uzbekistan, China, Afghanistan, and Kyrgyzstan, it has a rich history… Read more »

Bangladesh – Top 5 Facts

Bangladesh

Sharing borders with India and Myanmar, the People’s Republic of Bangladesh is a place that you might want to visit if you are excited about adventure off the well-trodden path. Stretching upon 147,570 square kilometres and boasting a massive population of 163 million, it has already become the eighth most populous country in the world…. Read more »

Laos – Top 6 Facts

Laos

Completely landlocked and bordered by Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, China, and Myanmar (Burma), Laos is a developing country upon the Indochinese peninsula that has quite a few things to show. Harbouring nearly 7 million inhabitants and stretching upon an area of 237,955 square kilometres, it is known locally as Muang Lao – the term Laos was… Read more »

Armenia – Top 5 Facts

Armenia

Sitting proudly deep within the Eastern Caucasus, the Republic of Armenia is a country that you should definitely visit if you get the chance. With countless jaw-dropping sights and exquisite landmarks, this fair place harbours a population of nearly 3 million people. Stretching over 29,743 square kilometres of land and sitting between Georgia, Turkey, Iran,… Read more »

South Korea – Top 5 Facts

Seoul

Who wouldn’t want to visit South Korea, right? There are not many places as flamboyant as that small East Asian country and for that particular reason, it is swarmed by tourists each year. Sitting between the humid continental and the humid subtropical climate zones, it offers a vast plethora of experiences for all preferences. Want… Read more »

Bali – Top 5 Facts

You may have seen a large chunk of the world already but you have surely never witnessed anything as scintillating and awe-inspiring as the island of Bali. Nicknamed the Island of Gods, it is considered one of the most desirable tourist-destinations in the world due to its welcoming inhabitants and eye-popping sights. Considered a province… Read more »