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Asia - tourist guide for holidays

Asia is a continent, which is for a very long time attractive for tourists. You can go there with an organized trip or on your own. And you can admire its history and culture, relax or make a sport. The feel of the places and its great diversity are a guarantee you will cheerfully return to this continent anytime. Here you can find useful information about traveling in this country: prices, accommodation, itineraries, statistics and more.

Asia - the best places to see

Asia Asia is a very diverse area, which offers a lot of wonderful places to any tourist. You can visit amazing historical monuments, modern cities and beautiful nature as well. Asia has indeed a lot to be proud of. It is very hard to choose only a few of highlights, but we will try to:

Asia - countries

~ Muslim: 31 %
~ Hinduism: 23 %
~ Buddhist: 13 %
~ Chinese folk: 13 %
~ Christian: 11 %
~ unspecified: 9 %
Religion - Asia
The following pages offer useful information about countries, which are located on the continent Asia. You can find here information about prices, languages, telephone networks, electric networks, travel problems and religions as well. From here you can go directly to pages of the countries:
Electric plug:
Electric plug - Asia

Asia - Travellers Forum

  少数族裔新冠病毒死亡率偏高 医界呼吁政府调查
近期有报道指出,因新冠病毒死亡的美国黑人-例高于白人。对于美国的公共健康研究人员而言,这样的结果并不令人意外。从密歇根州弗林特水污染事件到阿拉巴马州贫困社区出现钩虫病等案例便可看出,与美国白人相比,非裔美国人更容易陷入环境危害以及恶劣健康状况。 近期一份针对儿童铅中毒的研究更暴露出系统性种族主义的恶果。铅是一种对人体有害的有毒金属,血液中微量的铅就能破坏脑细胞。其中儿童特别容易受到铅的毒性影响,血铅会阻碍学龄前儿童脑部发展。美国疾病控制与预防中心(CDC)估计,美国的0到6岁儿童中,约有2.5%"血铅含量过高"。 一份今年二月发表在《国际环境研究与公共健康期刊》(Internati...
  少数族裔新冠病毒死亡率偏高 医界呼吁政府调查
道指出,因新冠病毒死亡的美国黑人比例高于-人。对于美国的公共健康研究人员而言,这样的结果并不令人意外。从密歇根州弗林特水污染事件到阿拉巴马州贫困社区出现钩虫病等案例便可看出,与美国白人相比,非裔美国人更容易陷入环境危害以及恶劣健康状况。 近期一份针对儿童铅中毒的研究更暴露出系统性种族主义的恶果。铅是一种对人体有害的有毒金属,血液中微量的铅就能破坏脑细胞。其中儿童特别容易受到铅的毒性影响,血铅会阻碍学龄前儿童脑部发展。美国疾病控制与预防中心(CDC)估计,美国的0到6岁儿童中,约有2.5%"血铅含量过高"。 一份今年二月发表在《国际环境研究与公共健康期刊》(International...
  少数族裔新冠病毒死亡率偏高 医界呼吁政府调查
CDC以未参与撰写报告为由,不愿对新研究-评。 DW Global Ideas- Water-Pickup 非裔美国人更容易暴露在环境危险中,密歇根州弗林特水污染事件便是一例 美国黑人面临的健康威胁 从统计数据看来,即使校正了贫困、教育程度、家庭中是否有吸烟者以及住房水平等因素,黑人所面临的铅中毒危险依旧高于其他族群。 报告共同撰写人、堪萨斯州独立学者叶特尔(Deniz "Dersim" Yeter)表示:"很多人会认为,黑人儿童因为贫穷比例较高,所以面临更高的健康威胁。没错,贫困确实是个问题,但与身为美国的黑人儿童相比,这根本不算什么问题。" 这份历时三年分析...
  少数族裔新冠病毒死亡率偏高 医界呼吁政府调查
非裔美国人更容易暴露在环境危险中,密歇根-弗林特水污染事件便是一例 美国黑人面临的健康威胁 从统计数据看来,即使校正了贫困、教育程度、家庭中是否有吸烟者以及住房水平等因素,黑人所面临的铅中毒危险依旧高于其他族群。 报告共同撰写人、堪萨斯州独立学者叶特尔(Deniz "Dersim" Yeter)表示:"很多人会认为,黑人儿童因为贫穷比例较高,所以面临更高的健康威胁。没错,贫困确实是个问题,但与身为美国的黑人儿童相比,这根本不算什么问题。" 这份历时三年分析所得出的结果令叶特尔感到讶异。"我知道情况很糟,但我以为结果会是在统计数字上出现显著的小幅增长,而不是高出两倍到六倍...
  少数族裔新冠病毒死亡率偏高 医界呼吁政府调查
2014年出版的《铅之战》(Le-d Wars)共同作者大卫·罗斯纳(David Rosner)在书中回顾了战后铅中毒的历史。他表示,种族主义一直是有关当局容忍铅中毒现象的原因。罗斯纳指出,铅工业协会在战后甚至想将错误归咎于黑人父母纵容孩子吃油漆。 叶特尔希望通过其研究,证明隐藏的结构性种族主义的危险性,以及忽视肤色影响性的公关健康筛检方式只会加剧问题。 目前,美国儿科学会等机构只建议对生活在旧屋中,或属于特定经济层级的儿童进行血铅筛检。叶特尔认为,有关当局若不正视种族因素,便无法解决地方性歧视问题。"如果不正视'身为黑人'就是一个主要风险因素,地方、州和联邦政府的回应会让许多...

Asia - the map and typical itinerary

Asia - map
There are many ways to see Asia. We recommend you this method: First decide, which countries you want to visit. Then look at their pages - at MapsGuides.com - and you will find here - under the map - recommended itineraries for each country. And then connect the itineraries in different countries - and your final itinerary for the continent Asia is created.

Prices of rooms and meals

Prices symbolIt is generally very cheap to travel thru Asia. Thanks to cheap accommodation, cheap food and cheap transport - you will save your money everywhere. But it is a good idea to check the price level before leaving, because some countries - especially the rich ones (for example United Arabian Emirates and Japan) are quite expensive.

It is often possible to buy cheap meal on streets or in fast-food restaurants. Medium priced meal is usually available in standard restaurants, expensive meal in expensive restaurants. We do not include extreme prices of accommodation and food (for example luxurious apartments in high quality hotels). (Prices are usually very different in different places and in different seasons. In the main season may be in touristic destinations the cheapest rooms unavailable.)

Asia on the Internet

Are you looking for more information? On the Internet there are a lot of information. Here are some advices: Asia may have different names in different languages. For example Asie, Asien, L'Asie, Asia. Use these names in search engines. It is good idea to precisely specify what are you looking for. If you need information about a place, use the name in a search engine. You may use other names of the place as well. If you need - for example - an information about history of the place, add the word history to the search engine.

What Others say

Asia is the world's largest and most populous continent. It covers 8.6% of the Earth's total surface area (or 29.4% of its land area) and, with over 4 billion people, it contains more than 60% of the world's current human population. Chiefly in the eastern and northern hemispheres, Asia is traditionally defined as part of the landmass of Eurasia—with the western portion of the latter occupied by Europe—lying east of the Suez Canal, east of the Ural Mountains, and south of the Caucasus Mountains and the Caspian and Black Seas. It is bounded on the east by the Pacific Ocean, on the south by the Indian Ocean, and on the north by the Arctic Ocean. Given its size and diversity, Asia—a toponym dating back to classical antiquity—is more a cultural concept incorporating a number of regions and peoples than a homogeneous physical entity. The history of Asia can be seen as the distinct histories of several peripheral coastal regions: East Asia, South Asia, and the Middle East, linked by the interior mass of the Central Asian steppes. The coastal periphery was home to some of the world's earliest known civilizations, each of them developing around fertile river valleys. The civilizations in Mesopotamia, the Indus Valley, and the Huanghe shared many similarities. These civilizations may well have exchanged technologies and ideas such as mathematics and the wheel. Other innovations, such as writing, seem to have been developed individually in each area. Cities, states, and empires developed in these lowlands.

If it is available then we publish here information about the territory from CIA factbook. For Asia it is not available.
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