About Asian Geographic magazine subscription
Asian Geographic brings the best of Asia to your doorstep. The magazine provides a fascinating insight in to culture and the society of Asia. The goal of the publication is to showcase the best of what makes the region of Asia so captivating.
The pages of Asian Geographic Magazine transport you to places like Adam’s Peak otherwise known as Sri Pada in Sri Lanka where the rock formation with what is purported to be the ‘sacred footprint’ of Buddha is located. Other religions also lay claim to the footprint. Christians and Muslims believe it to be Adam’s and the Hindu religion says it is the footprint of Shiva. This holy place draws thousands of pilgrims each year. Another recent article takes a controversial look at the art of palmistry. The article by writer Nisha Ghai looks at the history and the evidence behind reading palms.
Also to be found in Asian Geographic are articles like the Heritage of Bengkala, Bali. This feature piece examines the development of a unique form of ‘signing’ that is used in the village of Bengkala in response to widespread hereditary deafness among the villagers. The language remains a mystery to most visitors to the village.
Asian Geographic is a magazine of thrilling photography depicting both remote landscapes and diverse cities. You will find essays and photos of places like Kyoto, and the Mongolian steppe or the mountains of the Korean Peninsula. Discover festivals like Mongolia’s Naadam Festival or Hong Kong’s Chinese Opera Festival. Learn the best ways to travel in Asia, find the best restaurants, resorts, and historical sites to visit. Be ready to hit the streets of Asia’s major cities for the best in night entertainment.
A subscription to Asian Geographic magazine lets you travel to Asia vicariously or prepare yourself for a vacation you will not forget.