Asia is home to the majority of humanity, lively cities, sublime landscapes and almost endless options. Asia varies from the mega-cities and technology capitals of to the magnificent monuments in , and from the beach bungalows and jungle treks of to the desert ruins and modern mega-malls of the .

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is the enormous and wealthy capital of , and also its main city, overflowing with culture, commerce, and most of all, people.

, a cosmopolitan metropolis, earlier known as Bombay, is the largest city in and the capital of the state .

is a place with multiple personalities; the population is mainly Cantonese Chinese but British influence is quite visible.

is 's capital, and its second largest city after , with a population of more than 20 million.


is a group of diverse states between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean, featuring cultures influenced by both India and China and hosting large communities of Overseas Chinese.

is the eastern part of . It is sometimes described by the Eurocentric term Far East (which might also include and the ).

, also known as the Indian Subcontinent, is a triangular landmass bordered by the in the north, the Indian Ocean in the south, and the Ganges and Indus river valleys in east and west.

The is a region in Western , between the eastern shores of the Mediterranean Sea and the Indian Ocean.

consists of east of the Caspian Sea.

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  • Population: 4,160,000,000
  • Latitude of center: 35° north
  • Longitude of center: 99° east
  • Neighbors: and
  • Wikidata: Asia
  • Wikimedia Commons: Asia

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French: Asie, German: Asien, Italian: Asia, Portuguese: Ásia, Spanish: Asia
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