Asia

The largest continent in terms of both size and population, Asia is an absolute treasure trove of new discoveries. With some of the most delicious cuisines in the world, featuring an array of fragrant spices and some of the hottest chillis you’ll ever find.

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Fun Facts About Asia

  • Population: 4.5billion+
  • Countries: 48 (including Russia, Turkey and Middle Eastern countries)
  • Languages: At least 2197, the most commonly spoken being Mandarin Chinese.

Asia is home to:

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    At least 35,000 wild Asian elephants.
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    The only country in the world to have an outright ban on tobacco, Bhutan.
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    The world’s largest producer of mangoes, India.
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    Both of the world’s most populated countries, India and China (more than 1 billion people each).
  • Eleven different time zones.
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    The world’s highest mountain, Mount Everest.
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    Two of the New7 Wonders of the World: Taj Mahal in India,
    and the Great Wall of China.

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