Malaysia

Izrulazhar Jasman, Chalets morning view (Some rights reserved) Malaysia borders Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Brunei, and the Philippines. HeadlinesBudget travellers should be welcomed – The Star EventsJune Rainforest World Music Festival Wildlife TourismSepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre Cities Planeta.com

Mongolia

Photo: Christopher Michel (Some rights reserved) Mongolia borders Russia to the north and China to the south, east and west. Ulan Bator is the capital and Mongolia’s largest city. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/rhE4qe8uePpPZXU79 Elsewhere on the WebLandscape-level mitigation in Mongolia Embedded Tweets Planeta.com

Indonesia

Photo: Patrik M. Loeff, Java (Some rights reserved) Indonesia shares borders with Papua New Guinea, East Timor and Malaysia. The nation’s capital city is Jakarta. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/QtDNJfJTDZBx6rg77 CelebrationsAugust 17 Independence Day Places Planeta.com

Siberia

Wikipedia: Siberia is an extensive geographical region, and by the broadest definition is also known as North Asia. Siberia has historically been a part of Russia since the 16th and 17th centuries. The territory of Siberia extends eastwards from the Ural Mountains to the watershed between the Pacific and Arctic drainage basins. Embedded Tweets [email protected]_times …

Turkey

Map Turkey is bordered by eight countries: Bulgaria to the northwest; Greece to the west; Georgia to the northeast; Armenia, Azerbaijan (the exclave of Nakhchivan) and Iran to the east; and Iraq and Syria to the southeast. The Mediterranean Sea and Cyprus are to the south; the Aegean Sea to the west; and the Black …

Japan

Photo: Matthias Ripp, Kyoto Japan consists of four major islands, surrounded by more than 4,000 smaller islands. The country is located in the Pacific Ocean and nearby neighbors include China, North Korea, South Korea, Russia, and Taiwan. Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Japan? = 地元の人々は日本を知るために何を訪問者のようになるだろうか?(Jimoto no hitobito wa Nihon o shiru …

Kerala

Photo: Kerala Rice Kerala is located in South India on the Malabar Coast. Malayalam is the most widely spoken language and is also the official language of the state. HeadlinesKerala: Safari park planned to rehabilitate stray tigers- The New Indian Express Elsewhere on the Webkeralatourism.org ThengaDad Builds Low-Cost Machinery to Help Daughter Turn Coconut Shells …

Asia Links

Artwork What would locals like others know about Asia? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesGoogle Debuts New Traveler Demand Tools for Hotels and Destinations Starting in AsiaPresentations From Responsible Tourism Events At ITB Asia 2015Philippines Eyes ‘Ecotourism Zone’ in Disputed S. China SeaAsia 2014 – Transitions AbroadThe Legacy Of The Asia Overland …

Laos

Laos flag Laos is a landlocked country in Southeast Asia. Of the country’s 237,000 square kilometers, about 70% of the country is mountainous. The highest peak, Phou Bia reaches 2,817 meters (9,242 feet). Other geographic features include the Xieng Khouang and Bolavens Plateau and the Mekong River Valley which forms part of the boundary with …

Bahrain

Photo: abcdz2000, Flag (Some rights reserved) about Bahrain (source) Bahrain is an archipelago of 33 islands, the largest being Bahrain Island. Saudi Arabia lies to the west and is connected to Bahrain by the King Fahd Causeway. Iran lies 200 km (120 mi) to the north across the Gulf. The peninsula of Qatar is to the …