Asia is a very interesting place. There is a lot of history in Asia. But what's even better is the land in Asia
First we have the Himalayas and Everest
The Himalayas are 24,000 feet tall.
Starts in Tibet and goes 1,500 until it reaches the connection point between China, Pakistan, and India.
Everest is taller than 21 Empire State buildings piled on one another
So tall that it sometimes blows climbers off the top because it may penetrate the jet stream of 747 Boeing jumbo jets
Why would you miss the opportunity to see the tallest mountain and one of the biggest mountain ranges in the world.
Now we have the plateau of Tibet
Has a nickname such as the roof of the world
Is known for the largest tropical glaciological area in the world
The Tibetan Plateau is home to an huge number of glaciers
The Tibetan Plateau is built from fragments of continents
Why wouldn't you want to visit a place with the name, Roof of the world.
Now we have the takilmakan desert
The surface of the Takla Makan is made of alluvial deposits as several hundred feet thick.
Such diverse features is a result of the complex wind conditions of the basin.
On the edge of the desert, semipermanent, clustered sand dunes Reside
The Takla Makan’s climate is moderately warm
It is so "hot" there. Visit this totally lit place.
Large dusty desert area bordering Mongolia.
Sandstorms in the spring are violent.
One of the least populated areas in China
It's very hot here to. But why wouldn't you wan to feel the sand in between your toes in a warm place like the Gobi.
Next is the north china plains
Most of the rivers flow across the plain on elevated beds
the national capital, is located on the northwest edge of the plain
since earliest times, it has been a major focus of Chinese Culture
The plain is bordered on the north by the Yan Mountains.
Who wouldn't want to visit these beautiful rolling plains
This is the Huang He river
Second longest river in the world
The world's muddiest river
Supplies water to 155 million people
So much sediment flows into the river that it looks like chocolate milk
Come visit the "chocolate" lake
This is the Yangtze river
The upper course of the Yangtze flows across the Plateau of Tibet
This part of its course lies in the higher regions of the Tibetan highlands.
The river’s character changes sharply upon reaching the eastern limits.
Near the end of the upstream part of its course, the Yangtze descends to an elevation
2nd to last is the Bay of Bengal
The Bay of Bengal occupies an area of about 839,000 square miles
The bay is about 1,000 miles (1,600 km) wide, with an average depth of more than 8,500 feet. The maximum depth is 15,400 feet.
The Bay of Bengal is bordered to the north by a wide continental shelf that narrows to the south and by slopes of varying gradient on the northwest.
November through April there is a continental high-pressure system north of the bay
Look at the beauty of this vast ocean bay
Is made of mostly salt
Is the deepest part in the world
The Jordan River, from which the Dead Sea receives nearly all its water.
The Dead Sea has the lowest elevation and is the lowest body of water.
Collect some salt from the "saltiest" place on earth
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