17 Cities Worth Coming To Asia (Part 1)

1. Siem Reap (Cambodia)

Siem Reap is considered the perfect destination for first time visitors to Asia. This capital city is located in northwestern Cambodia, making it easy for tourists to travel here. You will find an attraction in every corner of Siem Reap, friendly people, rich history, unique traditional culture, bustling nightlife, old museums and temples, resorts. Peace and adventure are all found here. Of course, it is impossible not to mention the enchanting complex of Angkor Temples - a wonderful wonder of the world, a pride of Cambodia. You can also explore their culture through traditional Cambodian villages.

2. Beijing (China)

Beijing is the perfect blend of a modern and historic city, a capital with more than 800 years of cultural and traditional richness, which also houses many historical monuments that prove a glorious empire of the country in the past. The wealth of ancient royalty is shown through the tomb of 13 emperors of the Ming Dynasty; Forbidden City, Great Wall - built from 220 to 206 BC by the first Chinese emperor. There is also Tiananmen Square - the world's largest square and the magnificent Mao Zedong Memorial. The city also has busy shopping areas, offering many different items with very diverse goods.

Traditional shopping areas such as Wangfujing Street and Qianmen Street, should not overlook the bustling flea markets, the silk market is always unique and attracts many tourists.

3. Hanoi (Vietnam)
The charming capital of Vietnam is different from the capitals of Europe, Hanoi is a different piece with the mixed effects of France and the United States, but still retains very unique features of Vietnam. These are well-preserved old town, a 1,000-year-old street labyrinth, in the middle of the famous Hoan Kiem Lake, the fertile Red River and the remaining walls of Hanoi's ancient citadel. Historical monuments and colonial architecture are present along with the modern development of the city. Hanoi never forgets its history, being the only city in Southeast Asia with the tomb of the country's heroic leader. Parks, lakes, tree-lined boulevards and more than 600 temples and pagodas have created attractions for the city.

4. Seminyak (Indonesia)

Seminyak boasts the most beautiful beaches in Bali, famous as one of the most beautiful sunsets in the world. It meets the needs of tourists with luxurious experiences, eateries and high-end bars in exquisite and comfortable space. Long white sandy beaches, relaxing spas and colorful shopping areas, all embrace visitors here. The city is close to Kerobokan, connecting to the north, giving visitors another taste of food and culture in Bali.

5. Bangkok (Thailand)
Bangkok is the perfect blend of old and new, East and West, along with the romance of the Chao Phraya River, intertwined with the city. Golden Palace, floating market, magnificent porcelain tower is just some of the many reasons to visit this city. The Royal Palace is a must-see destination, this place is a complex of palaces and temples, the most important monument of Thailand. Jade Buddha, sculpture in the 15th century, is made entirely of jade. Suggestions for you: Relax in Dusit's European-style garden, then visit Siam Square or Pratunam, and finally don't miss a visit to Phra Nakhon, where there is Wat Pho temple with a statue Buddha lies famous.

6. Shanghai (China)
Shanghai is the largest city in China, it is also the most open city with international trade, it gives you the opportunity to experience the past, present and future at the same time. This is the most prosperous city in the country, also the nation's largest economic and cultural center. Huangpu River separates the city into 2 halves: Pudong and Puxi. Go towards Puxi, stroll along the river to enjoy the taste of old Shanghai. As a sleepless city, you will find that the city has hundreds of nightlives, including open, bar or pub night clubs. Spiritual dishes such as movie theaters, Chinese and foreign films, in addition to dance, drama, opera, acrobatics and puppetry. Shanghai is a shopping paradise; you can find any item in the shopping district here.


7. Tokyo (Japan) 
Tokyo is like a "confrontation" between tradition and pop culture, there is everything, you can go singing a young song or wander to visit the ancient temples. Everything here can make you dizzy, a little messy, crowded and expensive, but in return everything is very clean and the Japanese are very polite. Cosplay culture is very popular among young people, they show their love for anime characters through cosplay costumes, movies or comics, you will find it quite complicated and impressed with it, especially in the area. Harajuku, Harajuku district. The city has more Michelin-starred restaurants than in Paris. Food is fresh, rich and artistic. Sushi, udon noodles and wagashi are things you should try.

8. Hong Kong (China) 
Hong Kong, a special administrative area of ​​China, is one of the world's leading financial, banking and commercial centers, also a gateway between East and West. You will enjoy the best Dim Sum in this city, the small islands and the beautiful afternoon skyline. Enjoy tea in the Peninsula Hotel's luxurious lobby, listen to melodic sound, or visit the giant Buddha statue at Ngong Ping, then take the tram to Victoria Peak to enjoy the amazing scenery. The city has more than 200 floating islands, especially Lantau, which gives you a different view of rural life in Hong Kong. When it gets dark, don't miss the magnificent light parade at Disney Land, or simply go to the river to see the brilliant city at night, with thousands of lights flickering from skyscrapers.

9. Taipei (Taiwan) 
Full of contrast, in Taipei you will find quiet parks surrounded by bustling streets, traditional markets right next to trendy fashion stores. Taipei has an interesting history, keeps itself ancient but has a modern breath, WIFI coverage everywhere you go. This is a dining paradise with food lovers, restaurants always know how to attract visitors, excellent food quality and many choices for you. In addition to local dishes, you'll find dishes from other countries like Japan, India and Italy.

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