Asian holiday destinations are growing in popularity as more people decide to take a break from their usual year-round business of sightseeing, skiing and surfing. Asia has so much to offer, whether you prefer beachfront resorts and restaurants, mountain trekking and island paradise, or historic culture and art. There is a great variety of Asian countries and their people, from tiny Indonesia to huge Mongolia and China, each with its own unique history, culture and tradition. However, Asia is becoming known as being one of the most popular holiday destinations around the world. More people are choosing Asia to spend their vacations. The following are some of the top Asian holiday destinations that attract visitors from all over the world:
If you want to see the most popular Asian holiday destinations around the world, then Hong Kong, Macau and Singapore top the list. Hong Kong, the commercial hub of China, is a great place to experience the Chinese influence in its early years before the Chinese communist revolution took control of the city in the wake of the upheaval. Also Hong Kong is well-known for its high quality of life, low cost of living and luxurious buildings.
Phuket, Thailand’s most popular beach resort, is popular with a range of tourists. Its tropical climate, sandy beaches, a wide array of water sports and convenient location make it one of the most sought-after Asian holiday destinations. Phuket is popular with tourists looking to relax, so it is often regarded as a tropical haven in which to spend an exotic holiday.
The spectacular beaches of the Andaman Coast of the country of Malaysia offer another popular Asian holiday destinations. Bali, which means ‘Breath-taking Island’, is a very popular family holiday destination in Southeast Asia. Bali offers stunning natural settings and the chance to explore the ancient art of Balinese weaving. The island of Bali is also popular for its nightlife, with discos, bars and pubs lining the coast.
Another great Asian holiday destinations is the Philippines, a small coastal country that lies in close proximity to Indonesia. Philippines is a popular family holiday destination with many couples choosing to take a Philippines all-inclusive holiday. The beaches are absolutely stunning with clear blue and clear seas as well as tropical jungles and national parks. The main cities of Manila and San Jose are packed with people on weekends, but if you fancy a break from the tourists, then a visit to the national parks, nature sanctuaries and wildlife refuges will be a satisfying experience.
For those wanting a relaxing beach holiday, Thailand has some great sandy beaches, with diving, snorkelling and horse riding available. The islands of Koh Samui, Koh Phan Ngan and Ko Lipe provide more quiet relaxation by the sea. Thailand has become a popular destination in recent years due to its relatively affordable accommodation costs and the wonderful sandy beaches and other attractions. It has become a favorite holiday destination in Asia with families going there year round to spend time relaxing and sunbathing. Other popular all-inclusive holidays include Indonesia, Bali, India and Malaysia.