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Best Places to Visit in East Asia

For those who are wondering where is East Asia? It’s simply one of the regions sits towards the eastern part of the biggest continent of the world, Asia. China is by far the largest country in East Asia, whereas Japan, Mongolia, North Korea, and South Korea, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan included in the rest of the countries.

Among the most diverse, beautiful, enjoyable, and accessible landscapes, China (Taiwan excluding Tibet), Hong Kong, Japan play a major role in the tourism industry. So, to help you figure out where to go, here are the best places to visit in East Asia.


Being one of the most populous countries in the world, China is ginormous geographically and rich with a vast array of treasures naturally. Having a history over 40 centuries, it boasts of diversity in both landscape and culture.

In terms of best places, Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai, Guilin, Chengdu, Zhangjiajie and Yunnan have more surreal natural landscapes, iconic attractions and cultural highlights compared to other cities.

I could go on and on about the popular sights but for now, will leave you with this. And if you have time, do read my articles related to China by visiting my Quora profile.

In case, if you are planning to visit China, discover a top travel Chinese agency or a guide who can help you point on the must-sees and dos that could save you enough time on the planning.



An ultramodern giant in both Asia and the world. Japan comes with advanced technologies, futuristic skyscrapers and intrigue traditions, incredible food and cool cultures such as Hello Kitty, Samurai, Nintendo, Ninja, Pokémon and Shinto.

With an endless list of things to see and do, Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka, Hokkaido, Okinawa and Fukuoka have so much more to offer travelers of all types.

But where should you start? Read everything you need to know to plan a brilliant trip for Osaka, Sapporo referring my other Japan articles here or check out for detailed Japan guides in our website.


Hong Kong

Independent from the mainland China, Hong Kong is one heck of a glamorous city-state known over the world for luxury shopping and dining and one of the top leading financial hubs in the world.

Though this cosmopolitan metropolis has a lot more to offer than what it describes. Victoria Peak, Disneyland, Ocean Park, Tai O Fishing Village, Avenue of Stars Ancient Temples, Colorful Markets, Hong Kong Skyline, beaches and the list has no end are those places, where you will be able to discover another side of the city. Because everywhere you look, there is something new to see and admire.

So, when selecting a place to stay in Hong Kong, if you ever need help in deciding where you want to base yourself, we know areas that have a wide range of hotels, from budget to luxury.



As a special Administrative state of China, Taiwan is an island composed of lush mountains, incredible scenery, beautiful temples, supertall buildings, hidden hot springs and tantalizing food, located off the coast of China with influences of ancient Chinese culture. Its also one of the globe’s leading technical centers in East Asia.

Whether you want to enjoy nature, explore historical sites, or learn more about the culture, there are amazing places await you on your visit to Taiwan.

Aside from Taipei popular landmarks (Taipei 101, Shilin Night Market , Jiufen), Hualien (Qingshui Cliffs, Taroko Gorge, QiXing Lake, Martyrs Shrine) Taichung (Rainbow Village, Guguan Hot Spring) and Pingxi (Sky Lantern, Cat Village) are some of the top destinations you shouldn’t miss visiting in Taiwan once you get there.


While exploring these places can be done at your own pace, if you are tight on time or money, you can consult our 24X7 expert team to get help in arranging private or group tours, and activities according to your needs that you won’t experience in the usual travel agencies in China. They know how to avoid the crowds and make suggestions to the point so you wont miss out a thing in your favorite destination.

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