Best of Society in Asia !

 

Best "Society" Categories :

 

Best  City Panoramas ?
No1 : Victoria Peak, HK
No2 : TST Promenade, Kowloon, HK
No3 : Petronas Twin Towers, Kuala Lampur, Malaysia

Backpackers' Choices :        Please vote !

Jin Mao Tower Shanghai, Shanghai, China "Well, you can have a meal at the restaurant at one of the tallest building in the overlooking an asian miracle" (Zheng An, Singapore)
Jin Mao Building, Pudong Shanghai, China  "Great view of bund and surrounding areas"
Petronas Towers, KL, Malaysia (Achim Kneifel, Germany)
Jingshan Park, Beijing, China "best view over the forbidden city!" (Maike, Germany)

Other proposals :

Hopewell Center's lift, Wanchai, HK
Monte Fort, Macau
Jingshan Park, Beijing, China
Cable Car over the Yangze River, Chongqing, China
Wat Saket, Bangkok, Thailand
Penang Hill, Penang, Malaysia
Petronas' Twin Towers, Kuala Lampur, Malaysia
Cable Car to Sentosa Island, Singapore

 

Best  Parks ?
No1 : Botanical Garden (Kebun Raya), Bogor, Java, Indonesia
No2 : Suzhou Gardens, China
No3 : Hong Kong Park, Central, HK

Backpackers' Choices :        Please vote !
Tian Tan park, Beijing, China "The superstition and the royalness of the place"  (Zheng An, Singapore)
Botanical Garden, Kandy, Sri Lanka "Restfull, diverse, quiet"

Other proposals :

Yuexiu Park, Guangzhou, China
Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai, China
West Lake, Hangzhou, China
Lake Gardens, Kuala Lampur, Malaysia
Lake Garden, Taiping, Malaysia
Botanical Garden, Pyin U Lwin, Myanmar
Botanical Garden near Kandy, Sri Lanka

 

Best  Buildings ?
No1 : Bank of China, Central, HK
No2 : Petronas' Twin Towers, Kuala Lampur, Malaysia
No3 : Dayabumi Complex, Kuala Lampur, Malaysia

Backpackers' Choices :        Please vote !
Stamford Swissotel Hotel, Singapore "The tallest hotel building in the world until a few years ago, yet a nice place to view an Asian miracle." (Zheng An, Singapore)
Jin Mao Building, Pudong Shanghai, China  "Most beautiful modern building I've ever seen"
Petronas Towers, KL, Malaysia (Achim Kneifel, Germany)

Other proposals :

The Center at night, HK
HK Bank, Central, HK

 

Best  Transports ?
No1 : Tram, HK Island, HK
No2 : Star Ferry, HK
No3 : Jeepney, Philippines

Backpackers' Choices :        Please vote !
Maglev train, Shanghai, China "8 mins from Pudong to the airport at 418km/h. Can you beat that?"  (Zheng An, Singapore)
Local buses, all over Asia "although it's bumpy and scary the best way to meet local people" (Maike, Germany)

Other proposals :

Peak Tram, HK
Hillside Escalator Link, Central, HK
Cable Car over the Yangze River, Chongqing, China
Jungle Train, Malaysia
Speed boat, Laos

 

Best  Markets ?
No1 : Night Markets, HK
No2 : Qingping Market, Guangzhou, China
No3 : Night Market, Chiang Rai, Thailand

Backpackers' Choices :        Please vote !
Xiang Yang Market, Shanghai, China "The best knockoffs in the world in one place. What else do i have to say?"  (Zheng An, Singapore)
Crawford/Chor, Bombay, India "Frenetic, range, few tourists, view the 19th through to 20th centuries"
Night Market, Chiang Mai, Thailand (Achim Kneifel, Germany)
Animal Bazaar, Kashgar, Xinjiang, China (Maike, Germany)

Other proposals :

Stanley Market, HK
Floating Market, near Bangkok, Thailand
Night Market, Chiang Mai, Thailand