Most of the movies that have some really interesting adventures and culture always take place in Asia. Most of the time it’s in Japan and China, showcasing martial arts that has been popularised by famous actors like Jackie Chan and ancient soldiers in the form of ninjas and samurais. It isn’t surprising; from scuba diving with sharks to jumping off a towering cliffs, Asia is just overflowing with adrenaline-pumping activities.
Japan and China are just two of the many countries in Asia that can provide you with real-life adventures and inspire you to start your own self-finding quest. Here are other countries that are also worth exploring.
Indonesia is a country full of culture and fun. There’s a lot of things you can do in this country – be it simple and peaceful things like finding inner peace at yoga retreats in Bali, or wilder stuff like climbing volcanoes, jumping off cliffs or going cave diving. If you choose to take it easy but still have a tiny bit of action, you can go parasailing and then chill on the country’s wonderful beaches. After you’ve checked in at one of the best hotels in Indonesia that are nothing short of world class, you can go off and try the extreme and unusual delicacies of the country. Have you ever drunk cobra blood and eaten fried bats? Those are actual things on the Indonesian menu, perfect for curious and intrepid tourists such as yourself who is never one to back down from a challenge.
This is the country where the majority of the unforgettable Lord of The Rings movies were filmed. This country practically screams adventure. Not only can you go and see some hobbits in Matamata’s Hobbiton, you can also go to the wild in Dunedin to see some penguins! For those who want a serious adventure, something on the thrill-seeking side of things, go jet boating, bungee jumping, luging, hiking, snowboarding, skiing and zorbing in Queenstown. As for the ones who want to relax, you’re in luck, as there are also natural hot springs in New Zealand and after taking a dip into one, you could go eat in Rotorua for a Maori hangi feast!
Now, what can you do in Myanmar, this country bordering China, India, Laos, Thailand, and Bangladesh? Actually, the better question would be, what can’t you do in Myanmar? You could go for jungle trekking, hiking up a famous mountain, go biking in Bagan, scuba diving, ride a hot air balloon, go island hopping and so much more! So after you check in on one of the Myanmar luxury resorts, make a list of all the activities you want to do while staying in this wonderful country. There is a plethora of adventurous things to do there.
These are just among the many Asian countries that can provide you with an adventure you’ll remember for the rest of your life. Asia is so rich with adventure, and there just aren’t enough movies in Hollywood that showcase it.