Asia

Asia

"The World is different here."
(Eric van Lustbader, The Ninja)

Asia MapAsia is the largest and one of the most diverse continents found on Earth. Surrounded by the Arctic, Indian and Pacific Oceans, Asia is also bordered by Europe, making it part of Eurasia.
Asia is home to vast deserts, snow-covered mountains, ancient rainforests and everything in between. And so, the continent offers not only the most manifold landscapes, but also diverse peoples and cultures.
Mount Everest, with a height of 8,850 m the highest mountain on Earth, is located in Asia. Year after year, ambitious climbers set out to conquer the mountain.
Travelers can find many popular tourist destinations, including China and its Forbidden City, India with the Taj Mahal, Phuket in South Thailand, Tokyo in Japan, and the Himalaya.