What Is Asia Like?
Get ready for another travel adventure. You are off to visit Asia. In China, you can stand on the Great Wall. You might visit the vast Gobi Desert. If you like to explore cities, take a bike ride through the crowded streets of Bangkok or Beijing.
Do you like mountain climbing? Catch your breath as you climb the world's tallest mountain in Nepal. Are you hungry for a quick snack? Stop at a food seller by the side of the road. Enjoy the smell of cooked meat and spices.
Japanese students may invite you to see a Noh play. But don't be surprised when all the characters appear in wooden masks.
In Southeast Asia, you might see workers give their Asian elephants a bath. They want to cool off after a hard day of logging in the forests.
Would you like to see the most beautiful palace in the world? Find the Taj Mahal in India. A raj, or prince, built this white marble palace. He wanted to show his love for his wife who had died.
Asia is full of unusual sights and sounds. Your journey of a thousand miles begins with the first step. So, let's explore Asia.
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