Europe encompasses an area of 10,180,000 km2 (3,930,000 square miles), stretching from Asia to the Atlantic, and from Africa to the Arctic. European countries welcome more than 480 million international visitors per year, more than half of the global
North America is the third largest continent, with a surface area of 24,221,490 km2 (9,351,969 sq mi). It is located in the northern hemisphere, between the Pacific Ocean and the Atlantic Ocean and to the north of South America.
Lanterns in Tokyo, Japan
A giant in every sense, Asia is too massive and diverse to conceptualise as a single digestible travel "destination". From the mountains around the Black Sea in the west, to the snow fields of Russia's far east, there are more pe
Australia is the only country that has a whole continent to itself. Although it is world famous for its natural wonders and wide open spaces, its beaches, deserts, "the bush", and "the Outback", Australia is actually one of the world's most highly urbanis
Africa is the world's second-largest and second-most-populous continent. At about 30.2 million km² including adjacent islands, it covers six percent of the Earth's total surface area and 20.4 percent of the total land area.