Asia

Manama, capital city of Bahrain

Manama literally means “Sleeping Place,” but the Bahraini capital is always lively. Visitors flock to…

Malé, capital city of Maldives

Malé is both a city and an island, combining cosmopolitan style with laid-back islander roots.…

Macau, Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China

Macau is a city with a split personality. One is defined by churches, fortresses, Chinese…

Kuwait City, capital city of Kuwait

Sophisticated and interesting, Kuwait City is marked by excellent museums, eclectic souqs and malls, a…

Kuala Lumpur, capital city of Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur is not just an amazing capital city; the modern metropolis is a thriving…

Kathmandu, capital city of Nepal

Kathmandu is an intoxicating, exhilarating city. Traffic buzzes around the narrow winding streets next to…

Kabul, capital city of Afghanistan

Kabul was left on life-support when the Taliban fled after the post-911 bombing campaign led…

Jerusalem, capital city of Israel

For more than 3,000 years, Jerusalem has dazzled and inspired visitors. You will leave the…

Jakarta, capital city of Indonesia

Jakarta is a sprawling city of surprises. The facade is made of shabby slums, glass…

Islamabad, capital city of Pakistan

A proud showcase of planning and government, Islamabad is laid out in a grid pattern…