Odaiba is an artificial island popular for its shopping and entertainment district, which lies in Tokyo Bay. The Rainbow Bridge, as seen at the back, is the line that connects the island to the rest of Tokyo. It supports a highway, a rail line and a walkway.
Odaiba, Tokyo, Japan
Located in Minato Ward, Tokyo Tower is the second tallest structure in Japan. It is known for its Eiffel-Tower appearance and white-and-orange color. It is a major sightseeing spot which offers main and special observatories area for tourists to enjoy a panoramic view of the city.
Tokyo Tower, Tokyo, Japan
Thousands of temples built by the kings of 9th to 13th century spread across the plains of Bagan, the capital of the Kingdom of Pagan in Myanmar. A famous tourist destination, every foreign visitors should pay 25,000 kyats to explore the entire Bagan Archaeological Zone.
Temples of Bagan, Myanmar
Zhujiajiao, located in the suburb of Shanghai, is the best among the four preserved ancient towns in the area. An hour away from the city centre takes you to a place of more than a thousand years of history, with its old bridges around the water town. Fangsheng Bridge is one of the main attractions among the 36, spanning five arches at 70 meters length.
Zhujiajiao Ancient Town, Shanghai, China
The last part of my last year’s Asian journey was the China’s biggest city: Shanghai. Actually, this was the place I really wanted to visit; Tokyo and Taipei were just added to my itinerary. Looking up the skyscrapers and feeling the dynamic city vibes, this is what I always dream to experience – as close enough as greater cities like New York and London.
Oriental Pearl TV Tower
November 3, Shanghai: I arrived at Pudong International Airport at around 5 in the morning. I stayed there until the bus to the city was available, which was the cheapest option I know. The fare was 20CNY. I checked in to the hostel which is near the centre. I went to the bank to exchange money and walked around my neighbourhood. I fell in love with the city immediately with the different buildings with creative designs. Continue reading
Thousands of temples built by the kings of 9th to 13th century spread across the plains of Bagan, the capital of the Kingdom of Pagan in Myanmar. As a typical tourist trap, every foreign visitors should pay 25,000 kyats to explore the so-called Bagan Archaeological Zone.
Temples of Bagan, Myanmar
The Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall is a popular tourist attraction and a national monument in Zhongzheng District in the capital city of Taiwan. It was built in memory of the former president of the Republic of China, Chiang-Kai Shek after his passing in 1975. Within its area in the Liberty Square, the National Theatre and National Concert Hall can also be found.
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, Taipei, Taiwan