Asia

10 amazing sights in China besides the Great Wall and the Terracotta Army

24-10-2021

10 amazing sights in China besides the Great Wall and the ...

If you are a tourist and come to China, then, most likely, at some point in your journey through this country, you will probably ...

An incredible story of friendship between a cow and a leopard, for which there is no explanation

22-10-2021

An incredible story of friendship between a cow and a ...

Photos of a cow lying next to a leopard that appeared on the web many years ago have gone viral. These are not staged pictures, but ...

All colors of dirt: how Indians are killing the sacred river Ganges

19-10-2021

All colors of dirt: how Indians are killing the sacred river ...

Among the slopes of the Himalayas, where the great Ganges River originates, its waters are as pure as the tears of a baby. But the ...

A resident of Turkey has officially become the tallest woman in the world

18-10-2021

A resident of Turkey has officially become the tallest woman ...

A new world record has recently been registered in Turkey. 24-year-old Rumeysa Gelgi has officially become the tallest woman on the ...

15 principles of Japanese life that help them stay happy

17-10-2021

15 principles of Japanese life that help them stay happy

The Japanese have long earned the fame of the most calm and peaceful people. Recall at least the famous case at football when, ...

A Japanese company has released sunglasses for the whole face

16-10-2021

A Japanese company has released sunglasses for the whole face

Large-size sunglasses have been around for a long time. But the Japanese company ZGHYBD has taken this fashion trend to the ...

Attempt number two: A Hindu killed his wife with a poisonous snake

15-10-2021

Attempt number two: A Hindu killed his wife with a poisonous ...

Domestic murders in families occur all over the world. Usually, the first objects that come to hand become the instruments of crime ...

In China, the bride could not walk because of the weight of gold jewelry

15-10-2021

In China, the bride could not walk because of the weight of ...

A wedding is considered a very solemn event, and the newlyweds want to look their best at it. At the same time, excesses often ...

Psychedelic nostalgia: a walk through the DPRK hotels frozen in time

14-10-2021

Psychedelic nostalgia: a walk through the DPRK hotels frozen ...

A stunning new book by Australian writer James Scullin opens the doors of North Korean hotels that seem frozen in time. There are ...

Bruce Lee's doppelganger is forced to hide from the Taliban, fearing death

13-10-2021

Bruce Lee's doppelganger is forced to hide from the Taliban, ...

Bruce Lee's double is hiding from the Taliban (an organization banned in Russia). The Afghan is trying to fly to the UK to continue ...

Fabulous Tibet in realistic watercolors by Liu Yunshen

12-10-2021

Fabulous Tibet in realistic watercolors by Liu Yunshen

The artist Liu Yunsheng was born in 1937 in Shandong Province in eastern China. Graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts, won many ...

Students from India face jail, and all because of flip-flops for cheating

10-10-2021

Students from India face jail, and all because of flip-flops ...

What tricks students do not go to to successfully pass the exam. The notes hidden under the belt or in the sleeve of the shirt are ...

What is the famous Japanese dessert Mochi and is it possible to cook it yourself?

10-10-2021

What is the famous Japanese dessert Mochi and is it possible ...

Japanese cuisine is full of unusual, bright dishes, which have no analogues in any corner of the world. There are also exclusive ...

"Children of the underground" from China, or How to save on walls

09-10-2021

"Children of the underground" from China, or How to save on walls

China is one of the leaders of the world economy that does not prevent him to have more than one hundred millionth army of the ...

Gorgeous tattoos in the form of tattooed cats from a Japanese artist

08-10-2021

Gorgeous tattoos in the form of tattooed cats from a Japanese ...

It's not every day you see tattooed cats tattooing other cats. Such funny and absurd drawings in the style of a traditional ...

In China, they are massively buying remote controls that help to "turn off" dancing grandmothers

08-10-2021

In China, they are massively buying remote controls that help ...

It is not for nothing that they say that demand gives rise to supply. In China, people are actively buying up infrared remote ...

Thai police broke the door "fragrant" apartment, but there was not a corpse

05-10-2021

Thai police broke the door "fragrant" apartment, but there ...

Residents of one of the houses in Khlong Suan, Thailand, was forced to call the police because of the terrible smell coming from ...

Unique fire mummies of Kabayan

05-10-2021

Unique fire mummies of Kabayan

Mummification — a relatively well-studied ancient rite of preservation of the bodies of the dead - is mainly associated with ...

Sex in Ancient China: "spring pictures", hierarchy of mistresses and strict taboos

04-10-2021

Sex in Ancient China: "spring pictures", hierarchy of ...

China is a very peculiar country, whose religion and traditions deeply penetrate into all areas of human life, including intimate. ...

30 hypnotic portraits from India, from which it is impossible to look away

03-10-2021

30 hypnotic portraits from India, from which it is impossible ...

Polish photographer Magdalena Bagrianov many travels across India and makes stunning portraits of local residents. Most of all she ...

Prostitution during the Vietnam War in photographs of the 1960s and 1970s

03-10-2021

Prostitution during the Vietnam War in photographs of the ...

During the Vietnam War, a whole sex industry for American servicemen emerged. Moths gathered in bars where Americans often had fun ...

16 weird facts about Tutankhamun

02-10-2021

16 weird facts about Tutankhamun

The boy who led the empire and was buried in a tomb filled with gold and artifacts. Who was this young man charged with leading the ...

The author asks you to hold your breath. Unreal designs of coins

02-10-2021

The author asks you to hold your breath. Unreal designs of coins

With a certain skill, putting one coin on the edge of another is quite simple. Try to add another one — and everything will ...

"Where are the palaces from? Meditated!": the life and self-denial of the Dalai Lamas

30-09-2021

"Where are the palaces from? Meditated!": the life and ...

Today it is considered a rule of good manners to grumble in an old-fashioned way at the highest Orthodox clergy, reproaching their ...

Why do street healers put horns on patients' backs in Indonesia

30-09-2021

Why do street healers put horns on patients' backs in Indonesia

Putting cans on your back is a method of treating many diseases, familiar to us from the Soviet past. Some people firmly believe ...

Stunning Asian architecture: from the medieval Japanese castles to skyscrapers

30-09-2021

Stunning Asian architecture: from the medieval Japanese ...

Asia surprising contrasts, including in architecture. On the backdrop of tall modern high-rise buildings stand majestically ancient ...