Gili Air Beach, Indonesia
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Gili Air Beach, Indonesia

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Early morning on a tranquil beach of Gili Air.

The Gili islands are located off the northwest coast of Lombok in Indonesia. There are coral-fringed 3 islands: Gili Air, Gili Meno and Gili Trawangan each with superb, white sandy beaches and clear water, making them perfect for scuba diving. Gili Air is the smallest out of these 3 islands with the largest local population. The absence of cars and motorbikes adds greatly to the pleasure of staying here!

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A: Main Street on Gili Air, Indonesia

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G: Gili Air, right after the sunset

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This panorama was taken in Indonesia, Asia

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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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