East Asia*China, People's Republic of** Beijing (Beijing Capital International Airport)** Guangzhou (Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport)**Hong Kong (Hong Kong International Airport)** Nanjing (Nanjing Lukou International Airport) since 28 March 2004** Shanghai (Shanghai Pudong International Airport)** Shenzhen (Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport) since 16 January 2004*China, Republic of (Taiwan)** Taipei (Chiang Kai-shek International Airport)* Japan**Fukuoka (Fukuoka Airport)**Nagoya (Chubu Centrair International Airport) **Osaka (Kansai International Airport)** Tokyo (Narita International Airport)*Korea, South** Seoul (Incheon International Airport) South Asia* Bangladesh** Dhaka (Zia International Airport)* India
the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
the nations of the Asian continent collectively
a vast beautiful continent with a mix of the most hi-tech to ancient traditions still around in every day life of most people
a continent in the Northern Hemisphere. Asia is attached to Europe (and east of it).
(non-Middle East): Buddhist mythology - Bön mythology (pre-Buddhist Tibetan mythology) - Chinese mythology - Hindu mythology - Hmong mythology - Japanese mythology (mainstream) - Japanese mythology (Hotuma version) - Korean mythology - Turkic mythology
The largest of the continents. It was known to the Romans more specifically as what we know today as Asia Minor. The name comes from at least two possible sources: from the Assyrian asu (to rise) or from the Sanskrit usa (dawn), both with reference to its being the land of the rising sun, i.e., eastern as opposed to Europe, to the west. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p82 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p34)
A region which encompasses Levant and Caucasus in the West, Siberia and the Russian Far East in the North, Japan in the East, Indonesia (but not Melanesia or Australasia) in the South East, and, Sri Lanka and the Maldives in the South.
is the largest and most populous of all continents.
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Asia is the world's largest and most populous continent or region, depending on the definition. It covers 8.6% of the Earth's total surface area, or 29.4% of its land area, and it contains more than 60% of the world's human population.
Asia or Clymene in Greek mythology, is a daughter of Oceanus and Tethys, the wife of the Titan Iapetus, and mother of Atlas, Prometheus, Epimetheus and Menoetius.