Top Asia Destinations

Why Asia?

Here are reasons you should plan a trip to Asia

Tropical paradise

Explore Asia’s diverse natural environment, rich with gorgeous forests, delicious fruit and stunning beaches.


Meet some of Asia’s amazing animal residents, from beautiful tropical fish to large mammals such as the Great Panda.


Experience Asia’s rich cultural heritage and enjoy one of the numerous, exciting festivals held around the continent.

Interesting Facts About Asia

Things to know before going to Asia

It is very safe. Despite what you may have seen in the media, Asia is a very safe destination for travellers.  

What Asia offers is extremely varied. From skiing in Japan to safaris in Indonesia or island hopping in Thailand, you are likely to find whatever it is you want to do on holiday!

The food is amazing. Get your stomach ready, because Asia has some of world’s best food, whether it is off the street or in fine dining restaurants.  

Be careful with the water. Note: in many Asian countries it is not safe to drink the water from the tap.

Top 5 places to visit in Asia

Angkor Wat, Cambodia: This stunning 12th Century temple is the jewel in the crown of Cambodia’s beautiful temple region. Get lost for hours exploring this stunning site.

Ha Long Bay, Vietnam: This gorgeous bay has been mesmerising travellers for decades. Float through one of Asia’s most naturally beautiful sights.

Great Wall of China, China: Dating back as early as the 7th Century BCE, the Great Wall of China is one of Asia’s most famous sights – for good reason.

Tokyo, Japan: Bustling Tokyo is an assault on the senses, with so many quirky and exciting things to do in this fabulous city.

Ubud, Bali, Indonesia: With stunning rice fields and yoga retreats, Ubud is not only a place to explore and learn, but to rejuvenate and relax.

About Asia

Asia is undoubtedly one of the most enticing – and one of the most diverse – regions on the planet. It is the world’s largest and most populated continent, with 49 different countries, each with their own history, culture, and charm.

It is perhaps Asia’s diversity that keeps a constant flow of travellers visiting. There is just so much to do and see here – from snowboarding to safaris, mountaineering to monasteries, this really is a traveller’s paradise.

Of course, it is not just the activities on offer here that make Asia so wonderful. Each country boasts incredibly rich culture and history, and there are so many opportunities to learn about it.  

From the magnificent temples of Cambodia – many of which are still used by Buddhist monks today – to the floating markets of Thailand, there are so many opportunities to learn on this great continent.

Another highlight of Asia is its stunning natural environment just waiting to be discovered by intrepid travellers. The continent boats an almost unparalleled richness – with lush tropical rainforests, imposing mountains and some of the world’s best beaches.  

Within these environments, you’ll find endless creatures to fascinate and delight. Dive into a tropical aquarium in many of the warm oceans, or safari in search of unique characters such as komodo dragons, orangutans, tigers, elephants and more.  

All in all, it is easy to see why Asia is such a beloved travel destination. It is truly a destination that calls to be visited and experienced.