We all wanted to visit Asian countries at least once in our lives, whether we dreamed of walking under the cherry blossom trees or we watched Boys Over Flowers too many times. Japan, South Korea, India, China, Indonesia, Taiwan, and different Asian countries will never cease to impress you. From the music industry to the beautiful animation, along with the landscapes, the food, and the crowded cities; the Asian culture has dominated the world with its peculiar characteristics and its hybrid culture that oscillates between the Modern and the traditional.

The Asian cities are wonderful and invite travellers to explore every shrine and every corner. People tend to visit well-known places such as Tokyo, Maldives, Bali, Kyoto, Singapore, or Seoul, but many don’t realize that there are underrated spaces in Asia that are as beautiful as those cities if not better. In this article, we will explore a few places that are less known but that are worth exploring.

1. Bangkok

bangkok skyline

Temples, rooftop bars, shopping, and markets; Bangkok is a wide touristic site in Thailand, perhaps even its number one when it comes to welcoming foreign people. Apart from being a shopping paradise, Bangkok is known for its delicious street food stands and the laidback atmosphere. The weather is far from cold, which makes the nightlife even more exciting. The city encompasses as well night markets, mega malls, and massive weekend markets.

So if you’re looking for a souvenir for a friend or family, don’t miss the opportunity to wander around and check the markets of Bangkok. With so much to see and do, Bangkok is a city that will delight and amaze visitors of all ages, and if you’re not sure where to start exploring, visit Bangkok Attractions for guidance. Prepare for a boost of energy and new adventures in the middle of the night!

2. Bhutan


If you’re looking for a rich historical spot, you should have a look at Bhutan! Rumors say that Bhutan is the happiest place on earth, and perhaps they’re right! Bhutan is a small Asian country known for its culture and towns.  Its cities are peculiar as they are either situated above the sea level or within the green forests. Wandering through the mountain kingdom that is hidden in the Himalayas, one can only get lost in the beautiful and mesmerizing landscapes and the serene peace and prosperity.

Fortunately, Bhutan is not crowded with tourists like other beautiful places. Instead, it’s a quiet place filled with monasteries and green lands. You will not regret being one of the few chosen to wander on its grass.

3. Myanmar


Myanmar is situated in Southeast Asia and includes more than a hundred ethnic groups. Its economy keeps growing thanks to its bustling markets, and numerous parks and lakes. You can enjoy your stay in one of the finest hotels in the city, charming and modern places to relax such as the Blue Bird Hotel in Bagan. There’s a lot to do in this wonderful city, places to see, ways to wander, and signature experiences such as the beach, the temples, and the hills.

4. Jaipur


Jaipur has been settled since the 1700s. Often called the Pink City thanks to its pink-coloured buildings used to infuse hospitality and welcoming spirit, Jaipur is an emerging tourist spot with the reputation of being the first planned city in India. The capital is a mixture of ancient history and traditions with the advantages of a metropolis. Jaipur presents entertainment through the 475-year-old Samode Palace before which visitors can ta take a camel safari and visit local craftsmen there.

5. Phong Nha

Phong Nha

Nature is beautiful but not as beautiful as Phong Nha’s site. If you are into natural landscape and nature, Phong Nha is the place to travel to. It is a well-done place today considered one of the most fascinating places in Vietnam. One of the most known spots in Phong Nha is the Dark Cave, a narrow passageway that leads to a mud pool; or perhaps Hang Son Doong’s cave that’s characterized by its climate – the cave is so huge and so great that it has been discovered as the world’s biggest cave discovered in 2007. Phong Nha is a wonder itself, a wonderful touristic place that must be visited if ever in Asia – a kind reminder that life is beautiful and worth discovering.