Asia is the 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 is traditionally defined as part of the landmass of Africa-Eurasia – with the western portion of the latter occupied by Europe – lying east of the Suez Canal, east of the Ural Mountains, and south of the Caucasus Mountains and the Caspian and Black Seas.

  • Filming Locations: Passage to India

    The 1984 adaptation of EM Forster’s novel A Passage to India shows off this beautiful country, particularly the Bangalore region. Judy Davis plays a young Englishwoman, Adela Quested, who travels with her mother by steamer from Southampton […]