About the Country- Muslim conversions and settlement in the region now referred to as Bangladesh began in the 10th century, primarily from Arab and Persian traders and preachers. Bangladesh's tourist attractions include, historical and monuments, resorts, beaches, picnic spots, forests and tribal people, wildlife of various species. Bangladesh offers ample opportunities to tourists for angling, water skiing, river cruising, hiking, rowing, yachting, sea bathing as well as bringing one in close touch with pristine nature.
Location- Bangladesh is located in South Asia, bordered by India in the north, the Bay of Bengal in the east and west, while Myanmar surrounds it to the south.
Area- Bangladesh is the eighth most populous country in the world with an area of 143,998 square kilometers.
Climate & Weather- Bangladesh has a subtropical monsoon climate characterized by wide seasonal variations in rainfall, high temperatures and humidity. There are three distinct seasons in Bangladesh: a hot, humid summer from March to June; a cool, rainy monsoon season from June to October; and a cool, dry winter from October to March.
Language- Bangla (officially known as Bengali), English.
Currency- Bangladeshi taka is the currency of Bangladesh.
Population- 162,797,804 (Official Estimate – 2016)
Major Cities- DHAKA (capital), Chittagong, Khulna, Rajshahi.
Government- Politics of Bangladesh takes place in a framework of a parliamentary representative democratic republic, whereby the Prime Minister of Bangladesh is the head of government, and of a multi-party system.
Transportation- The development of infrastructure within the country has progressed at a rapid pace, and today there is a wide variety of modes of transport by means of rail, road, shipping and air travel.
International dialling code and Internet country code- The dialing code for the country is +880 and the top level internet domain for Bangladeshi sites is “.bd”.
About the Country- Nepal, officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a Sovereign state located in South Asia. Nepal established in 18th century is first recorded in texts from the Vedic Age, the era that founded Hinduism, the country's predominant religion. Nepal was the world's last Hindu monarchy. Siddharta Gautama, the founder of Buddhism, was born in Lumbini in the country's Rupandehi District. Buddhism is the country's second largest religion, with Tibetan Buddhism being the chief sect. The country also has minorities of Muslims, Kiratans and Christians.
Location- Nepal is bordered by China to the north and India to the south, east, and west. It is separated from Bangladesh by a narrow Indian corridor and from Bhutan by the Indian state of Sikkim. Nepal is located in the Himalayas and is home to eight of the world's ten tallest mountains, including Mount Everest, the highest point on Earth.
Area- Nepal has an area of 147,181 square kilometres (56,827 sq mi), making it the world's 93rd largest country by area.
Climate & Weather- The dramatic differences in elevation found in Nepal result in a variety of biomes, from tropical savannas along the Indian border, to subtropical broadleaf and coniferous forests in the Hill Region, to temperate broadleaf and coniferous forests on the slopes of the Himalaya, to montane grasslands and shrublands and rock and ice at the highest elevations.
Language- Nepali (official) 44.6%, Maithili 11.7%, Bhojpuri 6%, Tharu 5.8%, Tamang 5.1%, Newar 3.2%, Magar 3%, Bajjika 3%, Urdu 2.6%, Avadhi 1.9%, Limbu 1.3%, Gurung 1.2%, other 10.4%, unspecified 0.2%.
Currency- Rupee is the currency in Nepal.
Population- 28 873 975 (Official Estimate –2016)
Major Cities- The capital and largest city is Kathmandu.
Government- Modern Nepal is a secular parliamentary republic. The King is the head of state and the Prime Minister is the head of government.
Transportation- Local transportation is not a problem in Nepal. Different modes of transportation are available according to your budget and preference like rail, road, shipping and air travel.
International dialling code and Internet country code- The Nepal country code 977 will allow you to call Nepal from another country. “.np” is the Internet country code top-level domain for Nepal.
About the Country- For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. After World War II, the communists under MAO Zedong established an autocratic socialist system that, while ensuring China’s sovereignty, imposed strict controls over everyday life and cost the lives of tens of millions of people. After 1978, MAO’s successor DENG Xiaoping and other leaders focused on market-oriented economic development and by 2000 output had quadrupled. For much of the population, living standards have improved dramatically and the room for personal choice has expanded, yet political controls remain tight. Since the early 1990s, China has increased its global outreach and participation in international organizations.
Location- Eastern Asia, bordering the East China Sea, Korea Bay, Yellow Sea, and South China Sea, between North Korea and Vietnam.
Area- China is considered to be the 4th Largest Country in the world, with an area of 9,596,960 square kilometers.
Climate & Weather- The southern provinces are warmer. In fact it can be very hot and humid during summer. In contrast, northern provinces are colder. Temperatures during winter time may vary between -20 and 5 degrees Celsius.
Language- Mandarin Chinese (Putonghua) based on Beijing dialect, plus local dialects, Yue (Cantonese), Wu ( Shanghainese), Minbei (Fuzhou), Minnan (Hokkien-Taiwanese), Xiang, Gan, Hakka dialects, minority languages (see Ethnic groups entry).
Currency- Renminbi / Yuan is the currency of China
Population- 1,378,341,314 (Official Estimate – 2016)
Major Cities- BEIJING (capital), Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Chongqing, Wuhan are the major cities of China.
Government- The politics of the People's Republic of China takes places in a framework of a socialist republic run by a single party, the Communist Party of China. The leadership of the Communist Party is stated in the Constitution of the People's Republic of China.
Transportation- The transport system in China is well developed in Urban, Semi Urban & Rural areas.Public buses, taxis, bicycles are the most common vehicles for you to take. In some modern and developed Chinese cities, subway, light rail and even Maglev trains can all be considered as good ways for you to get around the city. In China, almost all major cities are equipped with a developed bus transport system.
International dialling code and Internet country code- Dial +86 when making a phone call to China and Internet country code is “.cn”.
About the Country- Georgia is a country located at the intersection of Eastern Europe and West Asia. It is known as the Peach State, but it’s also the country's top producer of pecans, peanuts, and vidalia onions. The state’s onions are considered some of the sweetest in the world. It is also famous for Vardzia, a sprawling cave monastery dating to the 12th century, and the ancient wine-growing region Kakheti.
Location- Nestled between the Greater Caucasus and Lesser Caucasus mountain ranges, it is bounded to the west by the Black Sea, to the north and northeast by Russia, to the south by Turkey and Armenia, and to the southeast by Azerbaijan.
Area- Georgia is a landlocked country in Asia. Its total area is 69,700 square kilometres.
Climate & Weather- The climate of Georgia is extremely diverse, considering the nation's small size. There are two main climatic zones, roughly corresponding to the eastern and western parts of the country. Eastern Georgia has a transitional climate from humid subtropical to continental. The western parts of the nation, the climatic conditions above 1,500 metres (4,921 ft) are considerably colder than in the low-lying areas.
Language- Georgian (official) 71%, Russian 9%, Armenian 7%, Azeri 6%, other 7%.
Currency- The Georgian Lari is the currency in Georgia.
Population- 3,947,193 (Official Estimate –2016)
Major Cities- The capital and largest city is Tbilisi.
Government- Georgia is a unitary, semi-presidential republic, with the government elected through a representative democracy. The President as the head of state, and Prime Minister as the head of government.
Transportation- In recent years Georgia has invested large amounts of money in the modernization of its transport networks. Transport in Georgia is provided by means of rail, road, shipping and air travel.
International dialling code and Internet country code- Dial +995 when making a phone call to Georgia. The Internet country code for Georgia is “.ge”.
About the Country- The country offers everything in a great scale.....mountain tops, sparkling shine of glaciers, soft twilling of coniferous woods, huge rocky canyons with colored rainbows, emerald mountain lakes, noisy rivers, poetry of sunrises, uniqueness of flora and fauna etc. In Kazakhstan, tourists can find recreation opportunities all round the year. Eco-tours are very famous that make your vacations active. With a large number of pleasant surprises, a trip to Kazakhstan will remain an unforgettable trip for the rest of your life.
Location- Kazakhstan is located in the Central Asia and shares borders with China, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.
Area- Kazakhstan is the ninth-largest country in the world. It covers an area of 2,724,900 square kilometers.
Climate & Weather- As Kazakhstan is a big country, its climatic condition varies from place to place. There will be temperate climate in most part of the country. The southern and western half of the country will be warm than the other regions and extreme hot in summer. The eastern and northern half region will be extremely cold and heavy snowfall in winters and will be pleasant in summer.
Language- Kazakh (official) 64.4%, Russian 95%.
Currency- The Kazakhstani Tenge is the currency of Kazakhstan.
Population- 17,888,096 (Official Estimate – 2016)
Major Cities- Almaty and Astana (Capital) are the major cities of Kazakhstan.
Government- The politics of Kazakhstan takes place in the framework of a presidential republic, whereby the President of Kazakhstan is head of state and nominates the head of government.
Transportation- Major cities of Kazakhstan have well-developed and diverse systems of public transport, including the most common varieties of vehicles such as buses, trolleybuses, trams, underground metro, planes, ships, boats, aqua buses etc.
International dialling code and Internet country code- International dialling Code is +7 and “.kz” is the Internet country code for Kazakhstan.
About the Country- The Philippines officially known as the Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign island country in Southeast Asia situated in the western Pacific Ocean. It consists of about 7,641 islands that are categorized broadly under three main geographical divisions from north to south: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. Arts of the Philippines cover a variety of forms of entertainment. Folk art and ethnographic art consist of classic and modern features that flourished as a result of European and Indigenous influences.
Location- The Republic of the Philippines is an archipelago located southeast of mainland Asia and is separated from it by the South China Sea.
Area- The territory of Philippines covers an area of 300,000 square kilometres.
Climate & Weather- Climate of the Philippines is either tropical rainforest, tropical savanna, tropical monsoon, or humid subtropical (in higher-altitude areas) characterized by relatively high temperature, oppressive humidity and plenty of rainfall.
Language- Filipino (official; based on Tagalog) and English (official); eight major dialects - Tagalog, Cebuano, Ilocano, Hiligaynon or Ilonggo, Bicol, Waray, Pampango, and Pangasinan.
Currency- The currency of The Philippines is the Philippine Peso (PHP). As well, the people of The Philippines are referred to as Philippine.
Population- The population of The Philippines is 101,538,900.
Major Cities- The Major cities of Philippines are MANILA (capital) ,Davao, Cebu City, Zamboanga.
Government- The Politics of the Philippines take place in an organized framework of a presidential, representative, and democratic republic whereby the president is both the head of state and the head of government within a pluriform multi-party system.
Transportation- Philippines produces almost all types of transportation vehicles such as buses, trolleybuses, trams, underground metro, planes, ships etc.
International dialling code and Internet country code- The dialing code for the country is 63 and the top level internet domain for Philippine sites is “.ph”.
About the Country- Ukraine was known as “Kievan Rus” (from which Russia is a derivative) up until the 16th century. In the 10th and 11th century Kiev was the largest and most powerful state in Europe. Since that time and up to the end of 20th century Ukraine was divided among different countries and empires. Most part of the past century Ukraine spent as a part of Soviet Union. In 1991 Ukraine became an independent European country. Now it is a large country in Eastern Europe known for its Orthodox churches, Black Sea coastline and forested mountains.
Location- Ukraine is situated in the south-eastern part of Central Europe and bordering the Black Sea, between Poland, Romania, and Moldova in the west and Russia in the east.
Area- Ukraine is the second largest country of Europe. Its total area is 603,550 square kilometres.
Climate & Weather- The climate of the Ukraine can be described as dry and continental influenced climate with warm, dry summers and fairly severe winters. Precipitation disproportionately distributed, highest in west and north, lesser in east and southeast. Winters vary from cool along the Black Sea to cold farther inland and Summers are warm across the greater part of the country, hot in the south.
Language- Ukrainian (official) 67%, Russian ( regional language) 24%, other (includes small Romanian, Polish and Hungarian speaking minorities) 9%.
Currency- The currency of Ukraine is Ukrainian hryvnia.
Population- 42,549,286 (Official Estimate – 2016)
Major Cities- The major cities of Ukraine are KYIV (capital), Kharkiv, Dnipropetrovsk, Odesa, Donetsk, Zaporizhzhya.
Government- Government type of Ukraine is republic. The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine is responsible to the President of Ukraine.
Transportation- Ukraine produces almost all types of transportation vehicles such as buses, trolleybuses, trams, underground metro, planes, ships etc and spacecrafts.
International dialling code and Internet country code- The Ukraine country code +380 will allow you to call Ukraine from another country. “.ua” is the Internet country code for Ukraine.
About the Country- Although known to Arab and Malay sailors as early as the 10th century, Mauritius was first explored by the Portuguese in the 16th century and subsequently settled by the Dutch - who named it in honor of Prince Maurits van NASSAU - in the 17th century. The Dutch colony was abandoned in 1710, and, five years later, the island became a French colony and was named Isle de France. Due to its strategic position, Mauritius was known as the "star and key" of the Indian Ocean. A stable democracy with regular free elections and a positive human rights record, the country has attracted considerable foreign investment and has earned one of Africa's highest per capita incomes.
Location- Located in the continent of Africa, Mauritius covers 2,030 square kilometers of land and 10 square kilometers of water. Mauritius does not share land borders with any countries.
Area- Mauritius has an area of 2,040 square kilometer making it the 183rd largest nation in the world.
Climate & Weather- The environment in Mauritius is typically tropical in the coastal regions with forests in the mountainous areas. There can also be a marked difference in temperature and rainfall from one side of the island to the other. Occasional tropical cyclones generally occurs between January to March and tend to disrupt the weather for only about three days, bringing a lot of rain.
Language- Creole 86.5%, Bhojpuri 5.3%, French 4.1%, two languages 1.4%, other 2.6% (includes English, the official language, which is spoken by less than 1% of the population), unspecified 0.1% .
Currency- The currency of Mauritius is the Mauritius Rupee (MUR). As well, the people of Mauritius are referred to as Mauritian.
Major Cities- The capital and largest city is Kathmandu.
Government- The politics of Mauritius take place in a framework of a parliamentary representative democratic republic, in which the President is the head of state and the Prime Minister is the head of government who is assisted by a Council of Ministers. Mauritius has a multi-party system.
Transportation- Transportation in Mauritius is characterized by the network of roadways, ports, and airports. The island was originally only accessible by boat until 1922, when the first flight landed in Mauritius. There are currently no railways in Mauritius.
International dialling code and Internet country code- The dialing code for the country is 230 and the top level internet domain for Mauritian sites is “.mu”.
About the Country- Kyrgyzstan is a country for everyone, catering for all tastes and cultures. It is located in Central Asia and is one of the six independent Turkic states. The Tian Shan mountains, which surround the old caravan route and dominate the country, are home to snow leopards, lynx and sheep. In the south, the millennia-old city of Osh has a huge, busy bazaar that was a stop on the Silk Road.
Location- A Central Asian country Kyrgyzstan shares borders with Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and China.
Area- The territory of Kyrgyzstan covers an area of 199,951square kilometres.
Climate & Weather- Kyrgyzstan has a continental climate with cold winters and warm summers and sometimes a sharp-continental, which leads to a spring snowfall, and even frost. If the north of Kyrgyzstan is influenced by arctic winds, the south is exposed to the south-western cyclones coming from the Mediterranean Sea, which results in sharp warming and precipitation, while the climate is close to the tropical.
Language- Kyrgyz (official) 64.7%, Uzbek 13.6%, Russian (official) 12.5%, Dungun 1%, other 8.2%.
Currency- The currency of Kyrgyzstan is the Som.
Population- 6,032,954 (Official Estimate – 2016)
Major Cities- The capital of Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek, is the largest city of the country.
Government- The Politics of Kyrgyzstan takes place in the framework of a parliamentary representative democratic republic, whereby the President is head of state and the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan is head of government.
Transportation- Transport of Kyrgyzstan have well- developed and diverse systems of public transport, including Railways, Buses, waterways, Airports etc.
International dialling code and Internet country code- The international dialling code for Kyrgyzstan is +996. “.kg” is the Internet country code top-level domain for Kyrgyzstan.