Valentines is one of the most important occasions for couple, and with the date just a few weeks away, I thinking of a perfect vacation destination for your special someone might be a bit of a stress for some. To help relieve some of that stress here are the top 5 destinations in Asia that you might want to check out.
Anime, pop culture, colorful culture and tradition, if you and your special someone are a fan of any of these then Japan is a must-see. Visit ancient temples while walking under their beautiful cherry blossoms. Spend time in the beautiful East Gardens of the Imperial Palace, then refresh your Japanese history at the Edo-Tokyo Museum. Visit their unique hot springs and relax with the sound of nature all around you. And don't forget to sample some authentic Japanese dishes like sushi, noodles and wagashi (japanese sweets).
China has a large number of wonderful tour destinations that includes water towns, imperial palaces, splendid national cultural heritage and colorful folk tradition. Beijing, Shanghai and Xian are the three (3) major tourist cities in China. The well-know Great Wall, Forbidden City, Summer Palace and Temple of Heaven depict the long and colorful history of Beijing. Walk along the Dirt market a one of a kind shopping experience.
Spend a memorable time with the Yangtze River Cruise from Chongqing to Yichang. The picturesque Li River in Guilin and the beautiful West Lake in Hangzhou is well cultivated. Once the river reaches the lower Sichuan Basin, there are cute giant pandas and multicolored water of the Jiuzhaigou Valley. Mt. Huangshan situated at the down stream of the Yangtze River was included in the UNESCO’s World Cultural and Natural Heritage Site in 1990.
Start your tour of Singapore by savoring their unique and delightful street foods which is famous for their crab, noodle and chicken-rice. For a more romantic setting why not try watching the sunset aboard the Singapore Flyer - known to be the world's largest observation wheel. From this point you and your partner can admire not only the sunset but also the Singapore's cityscape.
To top it off do not forget to visit the National Orchids Garden, Garden by the Bay and the Singapore Zoo for a slice of nature and horticultural heaven.
Refresh you knowledge with Cambodian culture by visiting overgrown temples and ruins of Angkor Wat, one of the largest religious temple in the world. Other ancient structures located within the city of Siem Reap are contained within one of the largest religious complexes in the world. The complex and the 12th century Angkor Thom royal city are considered the main reasons to visit Siem Reap.
Experience bargaining at the Angkor Night Market, a bonanza of shopping stalls, food vendors, and bars. Established in 2007, it caters to over 240 shops; from souvenirs, food stands, and cocktail bars.
Delectable dim sum, floating islands, and a one-of-a-kind skyline, Disneyland and the some of the best shopping districts in Asia are just some of Hongkong’s unique features. A must try for all tourist is a visit at The Peaks, the highest point in Hongkong where you could see the entire view of the city.
Treat your lady love with a trip to the Ladies' Market or the Temple Street Night market, popular street bazaar that is filled with stalls selling bargain clothing, accessories and souvenirs. At the end of the day treat yourself with a romantic dinner in Aberdeen. Designed like a Chinese palace, the restaurant can seat up to 2,300 diners which includes a tea garden and a gourmet restaurant serving high-quality traditional Chinese and modern fusion dishes.
These are just some of the places that you could treat yourselves to but no matter where you are as long as your with someone you love, everything is going to be memorable.