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Century Canyon

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The Century Canyon, located in Namasia Township, is the first successfully conserved river, seeing a wide variety of freshwater fish. The ravine terrain is dotted with boulders, deep pools, and waterfalls, surrounded by steep cliffs, contributing to its magnificent landscape. The canyon is also an ideal spot for stream tracing. The entrance is located at Bridge No. 15 within Minzu Village. It takes about 20 minutes to reach the converge point of Laoren Stream and the entire trip straight to canyon bottom takes about 5 hours. To enjoy the fun of adventurous stream streaming, visitors must apply for Class A Permit to Entering Mountains from Namasia. Visitors should be fully equipped with stream tracing tools and beware of tide rise after rain.

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This panorama was taken in Taiwan, Asia

This is an overview of Asia

Asia is the biggest continent on Earth, a darling little gem floating around in space.

Hm, what is Asia? Who's in on it?

China and India are safe bets for Asian nations. Korea, Japan, Thailand, you're fine.

Europe? No. Europe would sort of be on the "Asian continent" if not for those pesky Ural mountains dividing things up in the middle, and then also the whole lineage of kings and wealth and nations and the EU and all that "give me my respect" stuff.
Russia would probably be happiest as its own continent, so for now we'll leave it in "Eurasia" and just hope the natural gas supplies keep flowing.

Pakistan and Afghanistan are dang close to Asia, but politically they show up in "Middle East" news stories an awful lot. Verdict: Eurasia.

I guess we'll actually have to consider everything from Turkey on eastward to be "Eurasian", although the moniker seems overlappitory of the territory.

The Asian economy is now officially raging like a wild furnace of lava that consumes everything in its path. Japan has had the largest individual economy in Asia for decades, but it is forecast that both India and China will outstrip Japan within twenty years.

China is the largest holder of United States debt and is positioned to become the world's next superpower, provided that Godzilla doesn't return and decide to stomp everybody back into the Shang Dynasty.

Text by Steve Smith.

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