A tour on the continent of Asia will take visitors from the Pacific shores of Japan to the Arabian Sea in Sri Lanka. It will also help answer the long burning question as to whether you can conquer the famed Mount Everest in the Himalaya Mountains, which takes a great adventurer to even attempt the feat. However, you do not have to climb the mountain in order to take in the breathtaking views from the bottom.
Iran is still one of the most popular tourist spots on the Asian map. This country boasts ancient ruins and friendly locals. You might even see a Yak toting goods as one of the locals leads it to its destination. The Green Garden of Shiraz displays beautiful oriental plant life, and a visit there is a relaxing way for vacationers to spend an afternoon.
A visit to Israel can be off-putting considering the in-fighting that has occurred there for hundreds of years. A display of barbed wire fencing might scare some people away from the famed Jerusalem area, however travelers have little need to worry about being harmed though. There is vast number of activities to keep every tourist busy. You are welcome to go scuba diving or take an eye opening tour of the museums in the area. Try some of the olives while you are in this city,and you may be surprised at what you learn about them.
Asian countries like Japan and China offer a more oriental view of the continent. These countries offer colorful scenery and a rich cultural experience. Japan is a world leader in technology and auto making. It is also a thriving country filled with events that showcase dance and the martial arts. Do not forget to take a trip to see famous Mount Fuji while in Japan. Visit the mystifying Mount Huangshan in China where mist covers the mountains of Anhui. And a trip to China would not be complete unless you ventured into the Gobi Desert on a camel. What is so important about the trip into this desert? It is the Echoing Sand Mountain and the Crescent Lake that seem quite out of place. It is so out of place that you may think you are seeing a mirage.
The continent of Asia is home to great desert lands and strong cultural ties. Visitors to any part of the continent are urged to learn the customs and habits of any areas they may visit. The local people do not expect you to be just like them, however, they often expect you to respect their customs and traditions.