Asia is too massive and diverse to conceptualize as a single digestible travel destination. There are ultra modern, largely democratic countries like Japan and the East Asian Tigers of Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan and South Korea which are very prosperous and in which people enjoy very high standards of living.
Take advantage of features like live chat rooms and member webcams so you know who you are chatting with before arranging a face-to-face meeting. Though many Malaysians are generally tolerant towards, and accepting of, LGBT individuals, the government retains the colonial era penal code criminalising sodomy.In Asia, the main characteristic of the region is the very big discrepancy between the laws which exist on the books and what occurs in practice.For example, in Thailand prostitution is illegal, but in practice it is tolerated and regulated, and the country is a destination for sex tourism. Bangkok – Notorious and famous Beijing – capital of the People's Republic of China with the Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City Dubai – most modern and progressive emirate in the UAE, developing at an unbelievable pace Hong Kong – a truly world-class metropolis with a unique mixed Chinese and British heritage Mumbai – most eclectic and cosmopolitan city of India, well-known for the Bollywood film industry Seoul – beautiful palaces, great food and a hopping nightlife, Seoul is a frenetic way to experience the Asia of old and new Singapore – modern, affluent city-state with a medley of Chinese, Indian, Malay and British influences Tokyo – the world's largest city brings a huge, wealthy and fascinating metropolis with high-tech visions of the future side by side with glimpses of old Japan Bali – unique Hindu culture, beaches and mountains on the Island of the Gods.Jakarta – the perennially congested capital which is also the largest city of Indonesia. Manila - the national capital of Philippines, is one of the most densely populated cities in the world - with all of that implies in terms of pollution, crime, urban poverty and traffic jams - with few parks. West (peninsular) Malaysia shares a border with Thailand, is connected by a causeway and a bridge (the 'second link') to the island state of Singapore, and has coastlines on the South China Sea and the Straits of Malacca.East Malaysia (Borneo) shares land/maritime borders with Brunei, Indonesia and the Philippines. Demand for prostitution has created a problem of people trafficking from China and other nearby countries.A drama CD was released in February 2008 with an original story.