Asia is quite possibly the most colourful continent on the planet! It’s also the largest continent in the world, covering around 44 million square kilometres and stretching over 10 time zones. At the heart of this beautiful place, lies a deeply spiritual land abound with awe inspiring temples and incredible landscapes, accentuated only by their equally beautiful sunsets.

From Turkey in the far west of Asia, to the magical island of Japan in the east, Asia is packed full of wonderful photo opportunities, practically unrivalled by any other area. Take a look at some of the unmissable areas to explore on your next trip to Asia.

Wat Mahathat, Sukhothai, Thailand

Wat Mahathat, Sukhothai, ThailandFlickr: mikebehnken

Zenkov church in Almaty, Kazakhstan

Zenkov church in Almaty, KazakhstanFlickr: irene2005

Tsutenkaku Tower, Japan

Tsutenkaku Tower, Japan

Trekking and climbing in the Fann Mountains, Tajikistan

Trekking and climbing in Fann MountainsFlickr: belboo

Dhaulagiri, Nepal

The Burning Dhaulagiri, NepalFlickr: cnneil

Temples in Phuket, Thailand

Temples in Phuket, Thailand

Shah-i-Zinda, Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Shah-i-Zinda, Samarkand, UzbekistanFlickr: lfphotos

Russian Orthodox Holy Trinity Cathedral, Kyrgyzstan

Russian Orthodox Holy Trinity Cathedral, KyrgyzstanFlickr: Dan Lundberg

Dubai by Night, UAE

Dubai by NightFlickr: flomar

Maiden’s Tower, Turkey

Maiden’s Tower, Turkey

 Islamabad, Pakistan

Islamabad, PakistanFlickr: fasihjee

Huangshan, China

Huangshan, ChinaFlickr: davelau

Himeji Castle, Japan

Himeji Castle, JapanFlickr: luhaiwong

Gyeryongsan National Park, South Korea

Gyeryongsan National Park, South KoreaFlickr: stephoto27

Gurkhas working in Nepal

Gurkhas working in Nepal

Gunung Bromo, East Java, Indonesia

Gunung Bromo, East Java, IndonesiaFlickr: Michael Day

Goroka Show, Eastern Highlands, Papua New Guinea

Goroka Show, Eastern Highlands, Papua New GuineaFlickr: lastra

Dunhuang Crescent Lake, China

Dunhuang Crescent Lake, China

Doha, Qatar

Doha, QatarFlickr: drljohnson

Burana Tower, Kyrgyzstan

Burana Tower, Kyrgyzstan

Blue Mosque, Istanbul

Blue Mosque, IstanbulFlickr: bigiof

Luzit caves, Israel

Luzit caves, IsraelFlickr: amira_a

Baoan Temple, Taipei

Baoan Temple, TaipeiFlickr: urbaguilera

Banteay Srei, Siem Reap, Cambodia

Banteay Srei, Siem Reap, CambodiaFlickr: staffanscherz

Bagan, Myanmar

Bagan, MyanmarFlickr: mossaiq

The Maldives in the Morning

The Maldives in the morningFlickr: qin1109



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