Indulging in couple’s spa treatments? Chasing waterfalls? Watching Balinese dance? Discover the most romantic things to do in Bali for couples on a honeymoon or romantic getaway.
How many ways can you say exotic? Then put Asia on your bucket list!
From touring Bali’s tranquil rice terraces and exploring ancient temples in Sri Lanka to unwinding on Thailand’s beaches, Asia beckons.
Read on to discover Asia travel tips – including epic things to do, itinerary ideas, best hotels and more!
Some of the countries we love (and have visited) in Asia
Quick Asia information
About: World’s largest continent covering 17,212,000 sq. miles (44,579,000 sq. km)
Population: 4.65 billion (in 2020) – 60% (!) of the world’s population
Countries in Asia: 48 countries
Most common languages: Chinese Mandarin, Hindi, Indonesian, Malay and English
Asia trip planning: Find crazy-useful flight, hotel booking and other tips in our Resources guide
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Close to Bali, yet much less touristy, Lombok is an Indonesian island paradise. Tetebatu Rice Terraces and Tanjung Aan Beach top the list of attractions on Lombok. But don’t miss a day trip to the boho-chic Gili Islands!
As travel writers, we’re often asked: “What’s the best hotel you’ve stayed in?” These swanky hotels and villa resorts with private pools top our list.
Affordably luxurious, the Shangri-La Bangkok has a gorgeous river view pool! Krungthep Wing vs Horizon Club? Our review covers this and more.
Our ultimate 2-week Sri Lanka itinerary is made for luxury lovers! Beautiful places to visit? Top things to do? How to travel in style? See here!
Sri Lanka’s Kandy to Ella train ride is insanely scenic! Heads-out-the-train experience in 1st class? Yup! Plus clean loos.
Planning a luxury trip to Sri Lanka? We stayed at some of the island’s best hotels. See our reviews of 15 gorgeous places in Galle, Kandy and elsewhere.
Nothing can prepare you for the sight of Myanmar’s brick-red temples in Bagan shimmering in the baking sun! The best? Ananda Temple and Sulamani Temple are 2 of our favorites.
From beaches to palaces, there are many beautiful and exotic places to visit in Thailand. We’ve sussed out the hot spots for luxury lovers.