Traveling is a dream for almost everyone. Why? Because not everyone can travel! It requires time and effort and your budget must also be taken into account. Many people look forward to retirement so they can spend their free time relaxing and travelling.
Almost any part of the world can be travelled, each offering something different to see and do. So how can you go about planning your trip? You can look for the best travel agency that provides a package for the trip you have in mind, or look for the best backpacking services which are offered.
If you are going to travel the world, it is recommended to first travel in Asia, since it is the largest country in the world. It also offers the most popular travel destinations.
Here are some of the countries that you might want to include in your checklist:
China is one of the biggest countries in Asia and attracts many tourists. The most popular destination in China is Beijing, the capital of the People’s Republic of China. It is unarguably the heart of the nation’s politics, culture and international intercourse.
Are you familiar with the Great Wall of China? It is located in Beijing. The Great Wall of China stretches a total of around 6300 kilometers (3915 miles). If you measure the length of all the different sections of wall, the distance is more like 22000 kilometres (13670 miles)!
Besides the Great Wall of China, Beijing also has other sites to see like the Forbidden City, the Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, Ming Tomb, and Tiananmen Square, Hutong, Lama Temple, Beihai Park, Beijing Capital Museum, Yashow Market and many others.
Vietnam is also an Asian country and has lots of places that can be exciting to visit. Most travelers are attracted to Vietnam because of its wonderful natural beauty. One of the most popular travel destinations in Vietnam is the Ha long Bay. Are you familiar in it?
Ha Long Bay is situated north of Vietnam around a 120 kilometer long coastline and is literally translated as “Bay of Descending Dragons”. It is the most popular tourist attraction in Vietnam. It features thousands of islands, each topped with thick jungle vegetation, forming a spectacular seascape of limestone pillars. Several of the islands are hollow, with enormous caves. Other islands include lakes and some support floating villages of fishermen.
Thailand is another one of the best tourist sites in Asia, mainly due to its beaches, jungle, great food and also because it offers some of the finest luxury hotels in the world. One of the best tourist spots in Thailand is the Grand Palace.
The Grand Palace contains a wide variety of architectural styles, ranging from the pure Ayutthayian style of the ancient temples to the blend of Thai and Western styles of its more recent structures. It also includes the Wat Phra Kaew, home to the Emerald Buddha, one of the oldest and most famous statues of the Buddha in the world.
In addition to the Grand Palace, you can also visit Ko Tarutao, Ayuthaya, Ko Chang, the Similan Islands, Phang Nga Bay, Ko Phi Phi and many more.
Japan is known as the country with the best technology. In addition to technology, China also has a lot of exciting travel destinations. One of these is the Tokyo Tower.
The Tokyo Tower is a testament to the advancement of technology and modern life. Inspired by the design of the Eiffel tower, it is the second tallest man-made structure in Japan and functions as a communications and observation tower. Visitors can climb the tower for unparalleled views of Tokyo and the surrounding areas as well as visit shops and restaurants.
If you are familiar with Mt. Fuji, it is located in Japan. This is a favorite spot for mountain climbers since it is world famous. It is also the highest mountain in Japan.
The Philippine Islands is also a favorite place to visit. Most people choose the Philippines because of the island formations and many who travel there choose to visit the beaches.
One of the most popular beaches in the world is the Boracay Island in the Philippines. Boracay Island and its beaches have received awards from numerous travel publications and agencies. Known for the beautiful white sand, you can enjoy lots of other activities on this island that make for a wonderful travel experience.