Full version free. The whole of Asia in the palm of your hand. Fills screen on any smart phone or tablet, in portrait and landscape modes.
Get fast facts, location or calling codes for more than 40 Asian countries and territories. Locate the capital and airport, then jump into Google Maps to see a street map or photos. Pan and zoom to see what's nearby or further afield.
Find and book a flight or hotel, read extensive independent reviews, check if you need a visa before you go, even meet local people online for friendship or dating. The AsiaFastFacts app is all you need for research or travel, whether you are still at home or already on your way around Asia.
Here's a summary of viewable information and links on each drop-down country tab:
* Map – the country map links to travel guides, printed or downloadable which can be previewed; see also the Asia Map page.
* Flag – the national or territorial flag.
* Name & Codes – the island, nation or territory name, ISO 3-letter & 2-letter internet dot suffix (TLD) code.
* Capital City with 3-letter Airport Code; some countries have other main cities and airports listed.
* Google Maps – located at the capital, with selectable Satellite, Map, Terrain and Street View where available; zoom in or out; maps cover the screen width in portrait or landscape view with height set to 800px; different height can also be set by user.
* Phone Codes – international Phone Calling & Exit (Dial Out) Code from each country.
* Currency Name – with 3-letter code and approximate value against the US dollar.
* Currency Converter – compare rates between different currencies.
* Exchange Rates Table for the US dollar, updated daily.
* Climate & Weather – summary with link to more climate and current weather conditions; further general information on the Weather Page.
* Travel & Visitor Information, Hotel Rates, Reviews, Bookings, Airlines and Flights – link to local major sites, tourist attractions and more.
* Visa Information and Requirements – find out if you need a visa in your passport or not.
* Local Contacts – meet new people before you go or while there; chat, friendship, dating, marriage; direct access to many free online sites for various national, ethnic, religious or other preferences.
* Weather Page – Asia’s Different Climatic Regions, Local City Current & Forecast Weather, Temperatures etc.
* Instant Flight Price Check – compare flight prices from 450 airlines for the best booking deals, discounts and coupons available today.
* Tours and Adventure Vacations – 'real' discovery and activity tours in Asian countries or regions e.g. Indochina and Angkor Wat (Cambodia).
* Cruise Ship Tours – see Asia including Southeast Asia and the Far East from the sea; local or global departure point for Asian cruises.
* AsiaFastFacts also has a mobile website: www.asiafastfacts.com; if you prefer you can use all the features from within the browser of any screen-size – PC or Mac, smart phone or tablet. The main (home) page can be bookmarked and also saved for offline reference.
Added Asia region climate map, link to city weather conditions and forecasts.
Added currency converter and exchange rates.
Added national or territorial flags.
Added adventure tours and cruising information links.
Layout and navigation improvements and new pages.
Changes are shown immediately on opening or page reload; no need for updates.