Variety of Cultures / Must-see Sights
Bangkok - Tokyo - Thailand - India - And More
More than half the world’s population calls Asia it's home. With ancient temples, striking natural beauty and some of the world’s largest cities. Enjoy a resort vacation or hike along the countryside.
The vast South Asian country, India, has a distinct terrain _ from Himalayan peaks to Indian Ocean coastline with a history reaching back five millennia. Visit the iconic Taj Mahal mausoleum to the base for Himalayan trekking.
The vast landscape in the east which encompasses grassland, desert, mountains, lakes, rivers and more than 14,000km of coastline in China. In the capital, Beijing mixes modern architecture with historic sites such as the Forbidden City palace complex and Tiananmen Square. Shanghai is a skyscraper-studded global financial center. The iconic Great Wall of China runs east-west across the country's north.
Japan's busy capital, Tokyo, combines the ultramodern and traditional, from neon-lit skyscrapers to historic temples. The city's many museums offer exhibits ranging from classical art (in the Tokyo National Museum) to a reconstructed kabuki theater (in the Edo-Tokyo Museum).
A global financial center surrounded by a tropical climate and multicultural population found in Singapore. Visit Padang, a cricket field since the 1830s and now flanked by grand buildings such as City Hall, with its 18 Corinthian columns or the red-and-gold Buddha Tooth Relic Temple, said to house one of Buddha's teeth.
Thailand's capital, Bangkok, is a magnificent city known for elaborate shrines and an active street life. You can excperiance the Grand Palace, Khaosan Road, and a exciting Nightlife, shopping, and beer.
Known for its Buddhist pagodas, beaches, rivers, and bustling cities in Vietnam. French colonial landmarks, Vietnamese War history museums, and the Chi tunnels, used by Viet Cong soldiers are just some places to visit.