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City travel: The famous cities of Asia

The city in this article are “masterpieces” of culture, history and nature of each country in Asia, promises to bring the experience difficult to forget that for every travele.

1. Siem Reap, Cambodia

Known as the gateway to a hidden Buddhist temple complex of Angkor Wat is famous, Siem Riep is one of the tourist city most visited in Cambodia. Except the price is a bit higher than many other places in the country, where it maintains a peaceful atmosphere and relaxing for anyone who visits. Life today in Siem Riep has gradually become more comfortable, you can easily find items hidden in modern spaces of local traditions. In addition, the stilt village and the bustling night market is also interesting things that tourists should not miss if you have the opportunity to visit Siem Riep.

Siem Reap, Combodia

Siem Reap, Combodia

2. Hoi An, Vietnam

There will be no exaggeration to say that Hoi An is one of the most beautiful destinations of Vietnam. Old Town has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site with over 2000 years of history. From time immemorial, Hoi An was an important strategic location of the Kingdom of Champa with all trade operations items spices. In both the 16th and 17th centuries, Hoi An was elevated to an important international port, which has more impact from the surrounding area though still influenced mostly from Champa culture, and later the US. With the winding road opens up the block from the old two parties, Hoi An is a great location for sightseeing. Anyone coming here will be difficult to forget the scene beautiful sunset on the beach here.

Hoi An, Vietnam

Hoi An, Vietnam

3. Hong Kong

We can say Hong Kong is one of the modern international metropolis and laid flowers typical of Asia. City put on two separate appearance but also of cultural harmony Cantonese and English colonial period. In addition, this modern city is also home to a large segment of international residents from many different cultures, mainly Vietnam and Canada. Because that Hong Kong has been lovingly set for the title “Urban World of Asia”. Those who came here will not avoid feeling overwhelmed by high buildings skyscrapers and huge financial center with unique urban style. If you have the opportunity to come here, you visit The Peak – Hong Kong’s tallest tower to admire the beautiful scenery of the city.

Hong Kong city

Hong Kong city

4. Shanghai, China

With a population of over 23 million people, including about 9 million immigrants, Shanghai is one of the large urban centers and most developed of Mainland China. It was once the richest city in the region in the years of the 30s more than 20 years, Shanghai has witnessed huge flow of tourists to the city with the desire to discover more about with bold strokes lavish tradition of the modern extremely well here. Two different faces of Hong Kong are diverging markedly on both sides of the Huangpu River, with a side of the ancient sites in Puxi and Pudong left side features tall skyscraper buildings.

Shanghai, China

Shanghai, China

5. Legazpi, Philippines

Located Bicol region of the Philippines, Legazpi city entrance leads visitors to the volcano “proportionality” in the world Mount Mayon. Coming to Legazpi you will enjoy delicious dishes of local, sightseeing on the jeep while in Cagsawa ruins, sauntered through the famous and beautiful churches bustling markets in the region, or more adventurous with hiking trip to the volcano Mayon … If you want to go further, you can find small town near Legazpi to Donsol opportunity whales swim with giant rough, or learn more about Filipino culture while Kawa-Kawa visit in Ligao hill and admire the huge statue of the posts here.

Legazpi, Philippines

Legazpi, Philippines

6. Hue imperial city, Vietnam

Located in the center of the country, Hue imperial city is also recognized as a famous landmarks can not ignore Asia. Hue City is the focus dreamland of countless temples, shrines, palaces, notably the royal architecture of Hue Citadel. Ancient city is also known for the culinary arts extremely charming and many important historical events that are meaningful to the country. In addition, the city is a UNESCO World Heritage site is known for winding Perfume River, bringing extremely poetic beauty. Hue will be the ideal destination for those who are passionate about exploring culture and history.

Hue imperial city

Hue imperial city

Leyte Landing Memorial Park

Philippines travel: TOP 5 impressive historical works in Philippines

Philippines is a country famous for tourism industry, with many wonderful landscapes, cultures long history is also a strong feature of this country. 

When traveling to the Philippines, you will visit famous places with names of national hero, visit the historical sites … and in this article, I will introduce to you the 5 impressive historical works in the Philippines, attracting many visit.

1. Philippines travel: Rizal Park

This is where people commemorate the national hero of the Philippines greatness: Jose Rizal. At here, you will see a large monument, built in the center of the park, where he was death by the Spanish army. In addition, this park has natural scenery is wonderful, cool,is place to relaxing ideals for traveler, or locals will be here on the weekends.

Rizal Park - Manila

Rizal Park – Manila

2. Philippines travel: EDSA shrine

EDSA shrine

EDSA shrine

During the trip to the Philippines, you should visit this temple, a memorable mark on the history of the Philippines for the first revolution of the government. If you want to know more, your guide will tell to you something very interesting about the rally at this temple,toppled Ferdinand Marcos President and Joseph Estrada.

3. Philippines travel: Barasoain Church

Barasoain Church

Barasoain Church

After winning the title is the cradle of democracy in the Orient, Barasoain church was built and became an important historic buildings of the Philippines. Many important events of the country was held here, such as the first Congress of the Philippines (15/09/1898), Drafting the malolos Constitution (29/08/1989) … And traveler surely will be impressed by the architecture quite unique medieval of the Barasoain Church.

4. Philippines travel: Leyte Landing Memorial Park

Leyte Landing Memorial Park

Leyte Landing Memorial Park

If visitors intend to visit the Tacloban city in trip Philippines, then certain to visit Leyte Landing Memorial. Because that is where the saved events MacArthur made his promise. He went looking for allies to return to help the nation to victory over Japanese military.

5. Philippines travel: Rizal Shrine

Rizal Shrine

Rizal Shrine

Rizal Shrine is seen as an important historical landmark for the people of the Philippines because that’s is where Jose Rizal in exile for four years. When visiting at here, visitors will have the opportunity to learn the lifestyles and huge personality of Philippines national hero – Jose Rizal.

Palawan Ecotourism

Philippines travel: The featured destination at Philippines

Philippines will be a travel destination very interesting, gives you a new feel with the architecture works, Cebu island .. sure will be a memorable experience.

1. Philippines travel: San Agustin Church

Travel to Philippines, you will visit Manila District to enjoy the atmosphere of the colonial era, with Intramuros walls, the San Agustin church and museum, recognized by UNESCO as world heritage. Not only that, you also have the opportunity to feel the sophistication in architecture and European style is very unique, or around the city with Stagecoach, great!

San Agustin Church

San Agustin Church

2. Philippines travel: Boracay island

Boracay island

Boracay island

In the Philippines, Boracay Island is the place to visit, extremely famous resort that you should visit. In 2012, it was honored as one of the most charming island world by travel magazine “Travel & Leisure“. This beautiful island is located in the surrounded by many beaches, with clear blue water, is a great place to choose for your trip.

3. Philippines travel: Cebu island

Cebu island

Cebu island

Continuing an attractive resort for you, it is the Cebu island, an island located in the Southern Philippines with the presence of history, the scenery, the wild but in conjunction with the modern of city, make a strange attraction, for the Cebu island and Philippines general.

Come to the Cebu island, you will enjoy a lot of other interesting destinations, especially you can dive deep into the ocean to explore the marine world.

4. Philippines travel: Palawan Ecotourism

Palawan Ecotourism

Palawan Ecotourism

Not too surprisingly when this was arguably the most famous tourist attraction in the Philippines, because this is an eco resort very large, beautiful natural landscapes and tranquility, with many wonders, and the Puerto Princesa national park. It is home to over 300 species of plants, 195 species of birds, and over 30 species of mammals, very rich and vivid.

5. Philippines travel: The Food, shopping and entertainment

When traveling to Philippines, not only you can visit many beautiful scenes, exploring the ocean, but also enjoy delicious dishes from seafood rich, distinctive cuisine of the Philippines.

The seafood

The seafood

In addition, you also have a lot of shopping options in major commercial centers, such as SM Mall of Asia, and many souvenir items at the bazaar. And when night falls, you can enjoy the nightlife of the Philippines with the excitement of the bars, clubs, relax with the performances of bands Philippines.

SM Mall of Asia

SM Mall of Asia

Manila city

Manila city

 

 

lyrical beauty in Ha Long bay

TOP Asia Travel – Southeast Asia – Each country, a prominent landscape

Top Asia Travel: Asia is a tourist destination very striking, with unique culture, the friendliness of the people and diverse natural landscape. And now, we are will in turn visit the prominent landmarks of each country, in each region, more specifically will be in Southeast Asia.

1. Top Asia Travel: Vietnam country – Ha Long Bay

As you know, Ha Long Bay was UNESCO World Heritage Site, the first time in 1994 on aesthetic value, and the second in 2000 for geological values.

Ha Long Bay

Ha Long Bay

Halong Bay has a coastline of 120 km, an area about 1,553 km2, include 1969 large and small islands, mostly limestone islands.

Come to Ha Long Bay, you will be immersed in the natural scenery very peaceful, harmonious in the clouds, sky, blue water and waves, a very lyrical beauty.

lyrical beauty in Ha Long bay

lyrical beauty in Ha Long bay

2. Top Asia Travel: Laos country – Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang - Laos

Luang Prabang – Laos

Will not perfect in travel journey to discover the “country of a million elephants” if you have not visited Luang Prabang – one of the cities best preserved in Asia, where makes you amazing with beauty not fade with time.

The most precious place of the city in between two rivers: the Mekong and Nam Khan, this place in the mountainous north of Laos, is home to many ancient Buddhist temples, with the natural landscape and idyllic as the person villagers here.

3. Top Asia Travel: Cambodia country – Angkor Wat ancient temple

Angkor Wat ancient temple

Angkor Wat ancient temple

Say about the temples in Cambodia, people often think of Angkor Wat, is one of the largest religious monument and the most recognizable. It has been recognized by UNESCO as world cultural heritage and a destination not to be missed by travelers when to visit the country this tower pagoda.

panorama of Angkor Wat

Panorama of Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat is the most famous temples in Cambodia, built in the 11th century by King Suryavarman II. Initially, the temple was built for the Hindus, but when the Khmer dynasty follow Buddhist, the temple of Angkor Wat became places worship of Buddhists.

4. Top Asia Travel: Thailand country – Bangkok city

Bangkok

Bangkok city – Thailand

Bangkok is beautiful and largest city of Thailand with thriving economy, modern. Travel to Bangkok city, you’ll see why this place such rapid development, because it has a very convenient location for business and tourism expansion. Situated in the right of the Chao Phraya River, with the sprouting of large projects, makes for Bangkok accidentally have a real beauty very sparkling and magical, combined with the friendliness of the people, Bangkok is sure to be prominent tourist destination and extremely impressive.

5. Top Asia Travel: Myanmar country – Shwedagon pagoda

Shwedagon is the most famous pagoda of Myanmar, in Yangon city. Yangon city was dubbed the heart of Myanmar, and the Shwedagon Pagoda is Buddhist heart of Myanmar.

Shwedagon pagoda

Shwedagon pagoda

This is a very famous pagoda, located in the most sacred area on a peaceful hill. Go inside this pagoda, will make you feel like you’re wandering Penglai with thousands of large and small Buddha statues, beautiful until strangely. Next that, is a gold tower, on top of the tower is attached precious stones, where put skeleton of the monks was enlightened.

6. Top Asia Travel: Malaysia country – Kuala Lumpur (Petronas Twin Tower)

Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur

Is the capital of Malaysia, with many famous sights, the most prominent is the Petronas Twin Towers, where attract many traveler.

Petronas Twin Tower is supposedly to represent the pride of Malaysia with designs inspired by the mosque, combined with modern culture has makes Petronas become seductive, and very difficult for you to overlook it when travel to Malaysia.

Petronas Twin Tower

Petronas Twin Tower

7. Top Asia Travel: Singapore country – Sentosa island

Sentosa Island

Sentosa Island

Sentosa is an island resort in Singapore, in Malay it means peace and quiet. Every year, it welcomes millions traveler visited, with the well-known attractions like: Butterfly Park and Insect Kingdom, Wave House, image Museum, Tiger Sky tower, .v..v.. You can refer to in the article about Sentosa island at here.

8. Top Asia Travel: Indonesia country – Bali island

Bali island

Bali island

Bali is a province, and is an Indonesian island with historical and religions value ancient, and the famous tourist destination, attracting many travelers visit. Here, you will see a lot of beautiful scenery, feel the peace. This is a great island with many prominent landmarks on religion, the resort impressive, seduce all travelers. You can refer more to in the article about Bali island at here.

9. Top Asia Travel: Brunei country – Istana Nurul Iman palace-Brunei

Istana Nurul Iman palace-Brunei

Istana Nurul Iman palace-Brunei

Brunei known as the Islamic country, wealthy thanks petroleum, but many visitors still shocked about the prosperity of this Kingdom.

Say so because when you come here, you will see gold everywhere, from the 4 star hotels, 5 star hotels or mosques, museums, palaces are used gold for decoration.

Most prominent is the Istana Nurul Iman palace,design use Malaysian Islamic style, with golden dome, the floor is paved with marble from many countries around the world. This palace was built in 1984 with great cost.

10. Top Asia Travel: Philippines country – Boracay

Boracay - Philippines

Boracay – Philippines

Boracay is known as a jewel, famous for rare beauty romantic, couples traveling together often come here to enjoy the day happy, honeymoon. This is the ideal place for those who want to relax, immersed in the blue water like crystal, bask on white sand beaches smooth of White Beach beach.

White Beach - Boracay

White Beach – Boracay

Still a noteworthy thing here, that is apart from the beautiful scenery of nature, thing makes the travelers most memorable is the resorts very unique, such as the “Shangri-La Resort and Spa” with style outstanding design, harmonious with the landscape, or Discovery Shores Boracay, known as the royal resort, always for couples many special promotions and also offer weddings on the beach, in the fairytale setting.

Discovery Shores Boracay

Discovery Shores Boracay

11. Top Asia Travel: East Timor country

The beach of East Timor

The beach of East Timor

East Timor in the future may be thriving tourism industry, but at the present time, the East Timorese are still relatively new and little-known, only a few thousand visitors in 2013 due to several limitations .

However, East Timor also has beautiful beaches, you can dive to the coral reefs, or swim or ecotourism is also impressive.