A list of all Asian countries and territories incorporates some that are not always considered as part of Asia; they include places on the Asian continental mainland as well as single and groups of large and small islands, atolls, reefs and archipelagos from the Indian to Pacific Oceans. More than 40 exist.
They range in size from the vast expanse of China to the tiny Christmas Island tucked away in the Indian Ocean and administered by Australia (itself not considered as part of Asia).
There is a wealth of general information for the visitor on how to get there, where to stay, eat and drink (independent reviews), what to see and do on this page.
Asian Climatic Regions