Tajikistan

Photo: Matine Tajikistan is a mountainous landlocked sovereign country in Central Asia. It is bordered by Afghanistan to the south, Uzbekistan to the west, Kyrgyzstan to the north and China to the east. Features A Wolf Child Guided Me Through Khujand, Tajikistan – Yomadic Elsewhere on the Web Murghab Eco-Tourism Association – META was founded …

Diwali

Photo: Indu Harikumar Diwali = Hindu festival of lights, held in the period October to November 2018 dates: November 7 in North India and November 6 in South India and Singapore Elsewhere on the Web What a wonderful Diwali – Flickr Photos Twitter Moment Happy Diwali Happy Diwali! 🕯 Wikipedia Diwali Planeta.com India India Links …

Snow Leopards

Image: Biodiversity Heritage Library October 23 is Snow Leopard Day. Hashtag:  #SnowLeopardDay Committed to raising awareness for the plight of an iconic species, the twelve Asian countries that are home to the cat made the initial declaration in 2014. Twitter Moment Snow Leopard Day Red List Why we oppose @IUCN's decision to downlist the #snowleopard …

Bangkok

Photo: Nik Cyclist, Before Labor Day Bangkok is the capital city of and largest urban area in Thailand. It is known in Thai as Krung Thep Maha Nakhon or simply Krung Thep, meaning “city of angels.” Features http://www.paperplanesblog.com/bangkok-protests-information http://bangkok.coconuts.co/2013/06/15/first-asia-airbnb-launches-neighborhoods-feature-bangkok http://www.bostonglobe.com/lifestyle/travel/2015/05/23/innovative-indian-restaurant-bangkok/gW2N7VMyahH1lmbaUQIOxJ/story.html News http://www.bangkokpost.com Elsewhere on the Web http://www.unescobkk.org http://bk.asia-city.com http://www.littlebang.org http://www.bangkok101.com – http://www.bangkok101.com/category/columns/joesbkk – @bangkok101 Twitter …

Thailand

Photo: World Tourism Organization, Tourism for All Thailand is bordered to the north by Laos and Myanmar, to the east by Laos and Cambodia, to the south by the Gulf of Thailand and Malaysia, and to the west by the Andaman Sea and Myanmar. By the maritime boundary, the country is bordered to the southeast …

Asia

Image: Wikipedia Central Asia: Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan Tajikistan Turkmenistan Uzbekistan Eastern Asia: China Japan Mongolia North Korea South Korea Taiwan Northern Asia: Russia Southeast Asia: Brunei Cambodia Timor Indonesia Laos Malaysia Myanmar (Burma) Philippines Singapore Thailand Vietnam Southern Asia: Afghanistan Bangladesh Bhutan India Iran Maldives Nepal Pakistan Sri Lanka Spotlight Bhutan China India Japan Malaysia Mekong …

Japan Links

Japan flag Links related to Japan presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines https://www.cbsnews.com/live/video/20181115032536-bilingual-10-year-old-takuto-kawakani-is-now-a-tour-guide-at-korakuen-garden-in-japan http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-42191096 http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/latenightlive/japanese-election/9062630 http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/snow-canyon-japan http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-09-03/muscle-suits-push-to-get-japans-elderly-working-again/7794490 Suburban ecotours in Japan offer city-goers a stroll off the beaten track course-correction-deserted-golf-greens-into-solar-power-plants new-volcanic-island-off-japan-a-natural-lab-for-life Elsewhere on the Web Japan Ecotourism Society Ecotourism Japan Courant Marin Trip Company David Lee Photography Mt. Fuji Nature School (特定非営利活動法人 アースバウンダー 富士山エコスクール) Peace & Slow Project …