Asia, the largest continent in the world
The continent encompasses 50 independent countries and occupies the eastern portion of the single Eurasian landmass. Surrounded by the Arctic Ocean from the north, by the Pacific Ocean from the east, and the Indian Ocean from the south. The Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea separate Asia from Europe. Further on, the land border runs through the Caucasus Mountains, the Caspian Sea, the Ural Mountains, and the Ural Mountains. This border passes through the territory of Russia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey. The last two states are located on both continents.
Armenia and Cyprus are also geographically located in Asia, but politically and culturally they are also considered part of Europe. The largest of the Asian countries by area is Russia. Russia occupies about 30% of the total territory of the continent. The smallest of the independent states is the Maldives. An archipelago known for its seaside resorts. The country most visited by tourists in this region is China, followed by such popular destinations as India, Thailand, Malaysia, Turkey.
Good food in Asia
Be enchanted in Asia by all the beauty that this continent has to offer. Although the differences between the Asian countries are large, there is one thing that is certain: you can eat delicious everywhere and often for very little money! The best sushi, satay, curries and rice dishes can be found throughout Asia . “You don't like spicy?” Don't panic, there are a lot of tasty Asian dishes that are prepared without red peppers.
Shopping in Asia
Do you like shopping? Then you can make it as crazy as you want in Asia. In many Asian countries such as Thailand you can buy cheap clothing, from local brands to counterfeit clothing from well-known brands such as Armani and Calvin Klein. Would you rather step into a real Louis Vuitton store? Then take a look at countries such as Hong Kong or Singapore. Your shopping heart will really beat faster!