The Asian continent is the largest of all continents. Covering about 30% of the world’s land area, it has more people than any other continent with about 60% of the world’s total population. Stretching from the icy Arctic in the north to the hot and steamy equatorial lands in the south, Asia contains huge, empty deserts, as well as some of the world’s highest mountains and longest rivers.
Asia is Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the eastern and northern hemispheres and sharing the continental landmass of Eurasia with the continent of Europe.
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The city of Hyderabad is a city where History speaks quite a lot, the city of Nawabs, will also mean the grand gestures that turned into Historical monuments in the presentation of adoration. One such example of the city is Taramati Baradari. There are tales galore about Abdullah Qutb Shah, the Seventh Sultan, and his fondness for a courtesan named …Continue reading
The state of Rajasthan serves the most ethnicity for the country, the capital pink city of Jaipur is a perfect tourist destination to gulp in all the ethnicity that the foreign lands have known of from the exterior. It has the famous Hawa Mahal, the Hathroi Mahal- one of the many step well mahal that resides in the state. But, …Continue reading
Traveling from the top of Alaska to the tip of Tierra del Fuego, this is the tire-testing, jawdropping, gas-guzzling journey that will impress all your friends, and here at Lonely Planet we’re running a competition on Pinterest to get those of you out and about along the PAH to send in photos, stories and tips from your trips. We’ll pin …Continue reading