Asia

Check out thousands of fascinating, interesting and fun facts about the continent of Asia: its countries, capital cities, landmarks, and history – all here at FactCity.com

fun facts about Mongolia
24 Mar

14 Fun Facts About Mongolia

Indiana Jones, dinosaurs and rally driving – Here’s some fun (and interesting) facts about Mongolia for you to learn and increase your chances of winning at the next pub quiz! 1. Mongolia is surrounded by giants. Located in east-central Asia, Mongolia is sandwiched between Russia to the North and China to the south, east and …
interesting facts about Japan
16 Mar

18 Juicy Facts About Japan

Would you like to boost your knowledge of this vibrant, eastern country? Take a look at these 18 fun facts about Japan! 1. Japan is more than one island. Japan is a culturally rich archipelago of nearly 7,000 islands in east Asia… that’s right, 7,000! 2. Not all of Japan is populated. Despite containing such …
facts about Lebanon
7 Mar

22 Lovely Facts About Lebanon

Sitting on the edge of the Mediterranean Sea, just 264km from Cyprus, Lebanon is a prosperous country in Western Asia.  Read on to learn some fun facts about Lebanon: 1. Lebanon has a few neighbors Located on the continent of Asia, Lebanon is bordered by Syria to the north and east and Israel to the …
interesting facts about Russia
22 Feb

15 Rip-Roaring Facts About Russia

If you’d like to impress your Russian friends with your local knowledge and increase your chances of being crowned the next pub quiz champion, take a look at these 15 fun facts about Russia! 1. Russia is absolutely massive Russia is a huge country spanning both Europe and Asia! It is bordered by Norway and …
facts about the taj mahal
2 Feb

26 Majestic Facts About The Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is, without a doubt, one of the world’s most majestic pieces of architecture.  Found in the Indian city of Agra, it courts more than a million visitors each year purely for its spectacular visuals.  However, it is a mausoleum with plenty of interesting facts about it. To explore the love story behind …
interesting facts about The Himalayas
5 Jan

10 Happy Facts About The Himalayan Mountains

Ever wanted to scale the heavens? The Himalayas mountain range is likely to be a great place to start! Many people have attempted to climb Mount Everest, for example – and this chilly range of peaks remains some of the most majestic you’ll see from up close or afar. Here are some fun facts about …
interesting facts about Dushanbe
21 Oct

16 Dramatic Facts About Dushanbe

Like to know a little more about the capital cities of the world? Take a look at these 16 fun facts about Dushanbe! Geographical stats… Dushanbe is the capital city of Tajikistan. Wondering how to say the name of this wonderful city? It’s pronounced Do-shan-bay. The total land area of Dushanbe is 48 square miles …
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