Asia, the world’s largest and most populous continent covers around 30% of the earth’s total land area. It covers 44,579,000 sq km. As per the recent estimate the population of Asia comes around 3.88 billion which is 60% of the world’s human population. Among the twelve longest rivers on Earth, seven flow through Asia.
Asian continent consists of 48 countries which includes Russia, Mongolia, China, India, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Timor Leste, Brunei, Singapore, Taiwan, Philippines, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iran, Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Oman, UAE ,Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait and Turkey. China is the largest country among them.
The best natural attractions in Asia are the following.
The man made wonders of Asia includes the Great Wall of China, Taj Mahal, The Leshan Giant Buddha, Fatehpur Sikri, Tian Tan Buddha, Petronas Twin Towers, Patuxai Monument, The Lying Buddha, Tokyo Tower, The Golden Gateway of Bhaktapur, Great Seto Bridge, and Maha Muni Buddha.