Exotic and vast, the world’s largest continent offers a rich experience. Asia has captured the imaginations of travelers for centuries, drawn by spirituality, ancient and continuous civilizations, nature, and art. Angkor Wat, the Taj Mahal, Sensō-ji, and countless other architectural treasures count among mankind’s most exquisite temples. And from the peaks of Everest to the waters of the Maldives, Asia continues to fascinate us.
Ancient civilization and vast deserts, modern cities and exquisite shores, the cradle of the Muslim world is a fascinating destination. The Middle East enchants us with the promise of sweet spices and lilting music. The masterpieces of Islamic architecture are wonders to behold. The cultural offerings of the Middle East extend from miraculous Petra of the ancient past, to the Louvre of Abu Dhabi.