Best Places To Visit In Asia by Asia Travel Gems

Best Places To Visit In Asia by Asia Travel Gems

Asia is the world’s largest continent. She is filled with wonders and fascinating places. Here at Asia Travel Gems we introduce the Best Places To Visit In Asia. Naturally, besides interesting places, we also provide useful information on Cafes, Restaurants, Hotels, and anything travel related.

One of the Unique Features of Asia Travel Gems is that some of the places that we introduce here are places that few know about. Sometimes, even the locals are not aware of them. Plus, within the blog posts, there are little gems; Tips that can help you have a better experience.

Are you traveling to a particular city in Asia, and looking for nice hotels at great prices to stay at? Check out the Hotel Reviews. Wondering where to enjoy delicious food when you are in a foreign city? We have food reviews too! You can find them within the various countries listed on the main menu.

We are still a relatively new website. We do our best to update with at least one blog post every week. In time, more cities will be added; such as Hong Kong, Ho Chi Minh, Batam, and more. So do Subscribe to our newsletter to get updates.

Below are the cities we have started to add to this site, and highlight of some of the places to see, eat and enjoy.



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Penang Food – Gurney Drive Hawker Centre

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Penang Food – Tiger Char Koay Teow (老虎炒粿条)

Penang Food - Tiger Char Koay Teow (老虎炒粿条) For the past few days, we enjoyed lots of delicious Penang Food - Chendul, Assam Laksa, and more. And there was one more ...
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Penang Food - Assam Laksa at Air Itam

Penang Food – Assam Laksa at Air Itam

Penang Food - Assam Laksa at Air Itam The visit to Kek Lok Si Temple was very awesome. We enjoyed the prayer halls, huge statues, peaceful gardens, and the breathtaking ...
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Penang Food - Gurney Drive

Penang Food – Gurney Drive Hawker Centre

Penang Food - Gurney Drive Hawker Centre We spent the day visiting the beautiful and breathtaking Kek Lok Si Temple. After a brief rest at Cititel Express Penang Hotel, we ...
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Penang Food - Cendol at Penang Road

Penang Food – Cendol at Penang Road

Penang Food - Cendol at Penang Road We crossed the new Penang Bridge, and arrived at Cititel Express Penang around noon. I have heard all the good things about Penang ...
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Asia’s World City – Hong Kong

Hong Kong is absolutely amazing! We loved visiting this city, and have plans to visit again and again and again. You get the idea. Hong Kong is definitely one of the Best Places To Visit In Asia!

Good Food in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is famous for good tasting food. So much so there is a commercial promoting Hong Kong that features a popular chef from another country praising the range, variety and great dishes. For now, we start with the well known vegetarian dishes at Po Lin Monastery Vegetarian Restaurant.

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Good Food in Hong Kong – Best Wonton Noodles in Hong Kong – Shek Kee

Good Food in Hong Kong - Best Wonton Noodles in Hong Kong - Shek Kee Forget Mak's Noodles! And all ...
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Good Food in Hong Kong – Po Lin Monastery Vegetarian Restaurant

Good Food in Hong Kong - Po Lin Monastery Vegetarian Restaurant After a wonderful morning at Tian Tan Buddha (also ...
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What To See In Hong Kong

We will be sharing lots about What to See In Hong Kong. For a start, here is our latest article about Tian Tan Buddha!

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What To See in Hong Kong – Avenue of Comic Stars

What To See in Hong Kong - Avenue of Comic Stars It was the last day of our vacation, and ...
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What To See in Hong Kong – Wisdom Path

What To See in Hong Kong - Wisdom Path in Hong Kong Lantau Island After the morning of appreciating Tian ...
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What To See in Hong Kong – Big Buddha in Hong Kong Lantau Island

What To See in Hong Kong - Big Buddha in Hong Kong Lantau Island If you are wondering What To ...
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Singapore

Best Places To Eat in Singapore

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Best Places To Eat in Singapore – New Green Pasture Cafe

Best Places To Eat in Singapore - New Green Pasture Cafe "Let's go and enjoy great organic food!" Even today, ...
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Best Places To Eat in Singapore – Chocolate Cake in Food Court

Best Places To Eat in Singapore - Chocolate Cake in Food Court Chocolate Cakes in Food Court? This was unheard ...
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Things To See In Singapore

Located just a little above the equator, Singapore has many hidden gems on this fast paced city. We start with one of the most mesmerizing moving sculpture in the world, the Changi Airport Kinetic Rain.

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Things To See in Singapore – Changi Airport Kinetic Rain

Things To See in Singapore - Changi Airport Kinetic Rain This article is about a really beautiful moving sculpture that ...
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Truly Marvelous Malaysia

A peninsula that has much to offer. Metropolitan cities, jungles with wild animals such as the terrifying tigers, enchanting islands surrounded by crystal clear waters, and beautiful beaches with soft white sand. Just to name a few.

The discovery of Malaysia begins with Kuala Lumpur. You can be sure we will soon explore and share the other cities and all they have to offer soon.

Ipoh

Things To Do In Ipoh

There are many sights to see and do in small town of Malaysia, and here are some of the Things To Do in Ipoh.

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Things To Do In Ipoh – Ho Yan Hor Museum (何人可博物馆)

Things To Do In Ipoh – Ho Yan Hor Museum (何人可博物馆) One of the things we wanted to do in Ipoh was visit Han Chin Pet Soo Museum after our ...
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Things To Do In Ipoh – First Concubine Lane

Things To Do In Ipoh – First Concubine Lane (二奶巷) While we searched for more Mural Art In Ipoh, we spotted a particular mural art that led to the First ...
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Things To Do In Ipoh – Kek Look Tong (極樂洞)

Things To Do In Ipoh – Kek Look Tong (極樂洞) After exploring the city, and finding as many of the lovely Mural Art in Ipoh as possible, my friend recommended another ...
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Things To Do In Ipoh – Mural Art

Things To Do In Ipoh – Mural Art Before visiting Ipoh, I did my usual research on what are the Things To Do in Ipoh? And I read about the ...
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Ipoh Hotels

There are many good Ipoh Hotels. And then, there the not so good ones. We stayed at the hotels, and review them for your benefit. Here is the first of many – Hotel Excelsior Ipoh Review.

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Ipoh Hotels Review – Hotel Excelsior Ipoh

Ipoh Hotels Review – Hotel Excelsior Ipoh After a night’s stay at the Ramada Suites Kuala Lumpur City Centre in Kuala Lumpur, we headed to Ipoh, the next destination in ...
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Kuala Lumpur

There is so much to see, and such a wide variety of very delicious food in Kuala Lumpur. Lets start with the following few:

Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur

So many great and interesting Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur! We visited a few, and share them here with you. Over time, we will include more places. Meantime, check out those below:

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Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur – Petaling Street

Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur – Petaling Street When you visit Malaysia, this is one of Things To Do In ...
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Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur – Central Market

Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur – Central Market Before our visit to Thean Hou Temple, we actually made a ...
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Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur – Thean Hou Temple

Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur – Thean Hou Temple I have always loved visiting religious sites such as temples ...
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Best Places To Visit In Kuala Lumpur - Batu Caves

Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur – Batu Caves

Batu Caves Batu Caves is amazing! It is definitely one of the Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur! A natural ...
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Best Places To Visit In Kuala Lumpur - Getting To Batu Caves via train

Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur – Getting To Batu Caves

Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur - Getting To Batu Caves There are many ways of Getting To Batu Caves, which ...
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Best Places To Visit In Kuala Lumpur - the Petronas Twin Towers as well as KL Tower

Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur – Petronas Twin Towers Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

Things To Do In Kuala Lumpur - Petronas Twin Towers Kuala Lumpur The Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia ...
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Best Places To Eat In Kuala Lumpur

Food is abundant in Malaysia. And the variety is so wide that it will take years to try it all. Kuala Lumpur is no exception. We love Malaysian food, and we share the good ones in the Best Places to Eat in Kuala Lumpur section.

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Best Places To Eat In Kuala Lumpur – Kinjuku SetiaWalk Mall Review

Best Places To Eat In Kuala Lumpur - Kinjuku SetiaWalk Mall Review Update - Sadly this place has closed down ...
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Best Places to Eat In Kuala Lumpur – Madam Kwan’s KLCC Malaysia

Best Places to Eat In Kuala Lumpur - Madam Kwan's at KLCC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia If there is ever a ...
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Best Places To Eat In Kuala Lumpur - DC Comics Super Heroes Cafe and Store

Best Places To Eat in Kuala Lumpur – DC Comics Superheroes Cafe and Store

Best Places To Eat in Kuala Lumpur - DC Comics Superheroes Cafe and Store After visiting Batu Caves, we headed ...
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Kuala Lumpur Hotels

There are many good Kuala Lumpur Hotels. And then, there the not so good ones. We stayed at the hotels, and review them for your benefit. Here is the first of many – The Face Suites Kuala Lumpur Review.

Kuala Lumpur Hotels - Ramada Suites Kuala Lumpur City Centre

Kuala Lumpur Hotels Review – Ramada Suites Kuala Lumpur City Centre

Kuala Lumpur Hotels Review - Ramada Suites Kuala Lumpur City Centre I visited Malaysia again recently, and stayed one of the ...
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Kuala Lumpur Hotels - The FACE Suites

Kuala Lumpur Hotels Review – The FACE Suites Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur Hotels Review - The FACE Suites Kuala Lumpur Out of all the Kuala Lumpur Hotels, we chose to ...
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Penang

Penang is awesome! There is so much to see and play. A great variety of food that is so delicious that people actually travel just to enjoy it all.

Penang Food

As mentioned, Penang Food is truly one of the best in Asia. Here are some of the best:

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Penang Food – Tiger Char Koay Teow (老虎炒粿条)

Penang Food - Tiger Char Koay Teow (老虎炒粿条) For the past few days, we enjoyed lots of delicious Penang Food - Chendul, Assam Laksa, and more. And there was one more ...
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Penang Food - Assam Laksa at Air Itam

Penang Food – Assam Laksa at Air Itam

Penang Food - Assam Laksa at Air Itam The visit to Kek Lok Si Temple was very awesome. We enjoyed the prayer halls, huge statues, peaceful gardens, and the breathtaking ...
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Penang Food - Gurney Drive

Penang Food – Gurney Drive Hawker Centre

Penang Food - Gurney Drive Hawker Centre We spent the day visiting the beautiful and breathtaking Kek Lok Si Temple. After a brief rest at Cititel Express Penang Hotel, we ...
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Penang Food - Cendol at Penang Road

Penang Food – Cendol at Penang Road

Penang Food - Cendol at Penang Road We crossed the new Penang Bridge, and arrived at Cititel Express Penang around noon. I have heard all the good things about Penang ...
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Penang Hotels

Need ideas on where to stay while you enjoy all that Penang has to offer? Read our review on this hotel:

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Penang Hotels Review – Cititel Express Penang

Penang Hotels Review – Cititel Express Penang After checking out of Hotel Excelsior in Ipoh, we were back on the highways and onwards to Penang. I was very excited as ...
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Things To Do In Penang

Just as the food is great, the things to see and do in Penang is just as great and wide in variety. Here are a few:

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Things To Do In Penang – Entopia Butterfly Farm

Things To Do In Penang - Entopia Butterfly Farm After the morning at the awesome Kek Lok Si Temple, we headed for Entopia, the Penang Butterfly Farm. It was a ...
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Things To Do In Penang - Kek Lok Si Temple

Things To Do In Penang – Kek Lok Si Temple

Things To Do In Penang - Kek Lok Si Temple When you visit Penang, one of the Things To Do in Penang that you must do is visit Kek Lok ...
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Things To Do In Penang - Street Art In Penang

Things To Do In Penang – Street Art In Penang

Things To Do In Penang - Street Art In Penang One of the Things To Do in Penang was wander around George Town, and find the famous Street Art in ...
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Beautiful Bhutan – The Last Shangri-la on Earth

I always tell everyone that they must visit Bhutan. It is truly a beautiful place, with nice beautiful people, and interesting sights. When you are there, enjoy the peace and tranquility that is rarely found anywhere else. Start by reading the blog posts below to get a sense of the experience.

Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan

The first of our travels that we added to this site is Thimphu, Bhutan. It is a beautiful city. Definitely deserving of the title – The Last Shangri-La on Earth. Below you can see the posts that we share about some of the Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan. We will soon add info such as How to Get There, Weather in Bhutan, and more.

Timotheus reached the top of Rado Tower Hill

Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan – Radio Tower Hill

Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan - Radio Tower Hill Some may say that Radio Tower Hill cannot be ...
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Tashichho Dzong as seen from afar

Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan – Tashichho Dzong

Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan - Tashichho Dzong Off the Main Town, alongside Thimphu River known as Wang ...
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What To Do In Bhutan - See Takin, Bhutan National Animal

Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan – Takin Preserve

Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan - Takin Preserve When you are in Bhutan, here is one of the ...
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Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan, an ancient temple named Changangkha Lhakhang that has a mysterious and mystical ambience. Definitely a must visit!

Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan – Changangkha Temple (aka Changangkha Lhakhang)

Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan - Changangkha Temple (aka Changangkha Lhakhang) Another Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan ...
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Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan - Clock Tower Square, Front View

Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan – Clock Tower Square

Best Places To Visit In Thimphu Bhutan - Clock Tower Square One of the many Best Places To Visit In ...
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Timotheus

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