Category: Asia

Cuisine of Armenia

According to Handbagpicks, Armenian cuisine is an independent attraction of the country. One of the oldest in the world, it still preserves the centuries-old traditions of the Armenian people, deservedly considered one of the most original culinary traditions of the planet....

Sri Lanka Country Overview

Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka. Island country located southeast of India in Asia. Until 1972 it was called Ceylon. Originally known as Shri Lanka, it is inhabited by more than twenty million people. History According to Topb2bwebsites, the island was known in ancient times as Lanka,...

Singapore Society

Singapore, in English: (Republic of Singapore); in Chinese: (Xīnjīapō Gònghéguó); in Malay: (Republik Singapura); in Tamil: (Siṅkappūr Kuṭiyarasu). It is an island and city-state located south of the State of Johor on the Malaysian peninsula and north of the Riau Islands of Indonesia, separated from them...

Indonesia Demography

The first residents of the archipelago belonged to Asian and Oceanian civilizations. They had a relatively developed economy and culture that soon came under Chinese and Indian influence. Among the small domains, the kingdom of Sri Vidaya (Sumatra) stood out, which had its heyday...

Palace on wheels

Welcome aboard one of the world’s most legendary and comfortable trains. Before India’s independence, the Palace on Wheels used the comfortable chariots of British viceroys, Hyderabad’s ruling nizams, kings and rulers of royal regions such as Gujarat and Rajputana. When India...

Geography of Vietnam

Nature Terrain shapes and bedrock Throughout most of Vietnam, the Annamitic Mountains extend in the northwest-southeast direction, which occupies about two-thirds of the country’s area. The highest part consists of crystalline solid at the far north, where the peak Phăng-xi-păng rises...