Cuisine in Asia is undoubtedly among the greatest available
anywhere, with a diverse range of exciting cuisine on offer that is
revered by the rest of the world. Much of the continent's cuisine
has made its way around the rest of the globe, delighting food
lovers everywhere; India's spicy spiced curries, Japan's delicate
fresh sushi and China's famous imperial dish of Peking duck are
just several iconic examples of the notoriety of Asian cuisine
around the rest of the world. Casual dining is common in Asia, with
street food in particular huge - eating freshly cooked meals and
snacks from pavement stalls, markets or hawker centres is extremely
popular throughout the continent, and often promises a phenomenal
and unique culinary experience.
Asia is the largest and most populous continent on earth and
boasts many diverse and rich cultures. Serving as the birthplace of
many of the world's major religions - including Hinduism, Buddhism,
Christianity, Islam and Judaism, many are still practised
throughout Asia, resulting in a diverse continent that is informed
by many different spiritual, ethical and philosophical beliefs.
From China's Great Wall and ancient capital of Xi'an, home to
the Terracotta Warriors, to India's beautiful Taj Mahal and Japan's
sacred temples and shrines, Asia is home to some phenomenal
architectural masterpieces and incredible sites of historical
importance. When in Asia, it is all too easy to fall in love with
the unique culture of your chosen destination, whether you are
sipping sake in Japan, cruising along the stunning waters of Halong
Bay or exploring the vibrant atmosphere of Shanghai.
Immerse yourself in the unforgettable culture, cuisine and
history of Asia with Rail Discoveries, exploring your chosen
destination with the help of a friendly, experienced tour guide and
travelling on board some of the most charming and iconic trains in
the continent. From the sleek bullet trains of Japan to India's
delightful toy trains, this is undoubtedly one of the best ways to
discover this exciting, diverse continent.