Top 10 best places to travel in Asia 2016

Con Dao Island

As Lonely Planet magazine, the following list is the top 10 best attractions for all travelers in Asia in 2016.

  1. Taitung, Taiwan

Taitung is the most populous subdivision of Taitung County and it is one of the major cities on the east coast of the island which is also a gateway to Green Island and Orchid Island, both of which are popular tourist destinations.

Situated on a small plain between the mountains and the ocean at the southern mouth of the East Rift Valley, it provides Taitung not only spectacular scenery but also an ocean breeze

  1. Meghalaya, India

Meghalaya is a state in north-east India with a cool, pine-fresh mountain state set on dramatic horseshoes of rocky cliffs

The state of Meghalaya is mountainous, with stretches of valley and highland plateaus, and it is geologically rich. It consists mainly of Archean rock formations. These rock formations contain rich deposits of valuable minerals like coal, limestone, uranium and sillimanite.

  1. Trang Islands, Thailand

Trang Island is one of the great destinations in Thailand with 46 large and small islands. Trang’s beaches are mostly just jumping-off points to the Trang Islands, but, if you have time, stop and enjoy the scenery: limestone karsts rising from steamy palm-studded valleys and swirling seas.

  1. Pemuteran, Indonesia

Pemuteran is a popular oasis in the northwest corner of Bali which offers a real beach getaway. This is also a home to the largest artificial Biorock reef project in the world and a real spirit of marine conservation effort in this area.

Diving or snorkeling the underwater at nearby Pulau Menjangan is a great idea for all travelers in Pemuteran.

  1. Ipoh, Malaysia

Ipoh is the capital city of the state of Perak, Malaysia and also one of the largest cities in the country which was Malaya's second administrative Centre after Kuala Lumpur

These days Ipoh is perhaps best known for its excellent restaurants, hawkers, and famous local dishes.

  1. Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong is an autonomous territory south of Mainland China at the Pearl River Estuary of the Asia Pacific. This is the world's fourth most densely populated sovereign state or territory, one of the world's most significant financial centers and having the highest Financial Development Index score and ranked as the world's most competitive economy in the World Competitiveness Yearbook.

  1. Con Dao Islands, Vietnam

Con Dao islands are an archipelago of Bà Rịa–Vũng Tàu Province, in the Southeast region of Vietnam, and a district of this province. This island includes 16 mountainous islands and islets with primitive beauty, fresh food and plentiful fauna and flora ecosystem.

  1. Jeonju, South Korea

Jeonju means –Perfect Area which is a city in South Korea, and the capital of North Jeolla Province. Located at the region known as Honam, Jeonju is an agricultural and cultural city famous for its produce

Jeonju is a true foodie paradise, so beloved for its cuisine that it’s been deemed by UNESCO as a Creative City for Gastronomy

  1. Shànghǎi, China

Shanghai is the most populous city in both China and Asia as well as the most populous city proper in the world. This is also a home to the world's second-tallest tower and a host of other neck-craning colossi

Shanghai is a popular tourist destination renowned for its historical landmarks such as The Bund, City God Temple, Yu Garden, the extensive Lujiazui skyline, many skyscrapers, and major museums including the Shanghai Museum and the China Art Museum

  1. Hokkaido, Japan

Hokkaido is the second largest island of Japan, and the largest and northernmost prefecture. The island of Hokkaido is located at the north end of Japan, near Russia, and has coastlines on the Sea of Japan, the Sea of Okhotsk, and the Pacific Ocean.

Coming here tourist can enjoy the magnificence of nature to your heart's content: Daisetsuzan National Park, which forms the roof of Hokkaido; the secluded Shiretoko Peninsula; Kushiro wetland, home to many precious living things such as Japanese cranes; Shikotsu-Toya National Park,

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