21 stunning Instagram photos that show the true beauty of Asia

Asia china mountainsInstagramZhangjiajie National Forest Park in China was the inspiration for the Avatar world of Pandora.

Asia is the biggest continent on earth. With 48 countries and a population of approximately 4.4 billion people, it’s home to some of the oldest landmarks and most dazzling scenery in the world.

As western tourists and backpackers flock to the far-off continent, they’re kind enough to keep us up to date as they share their travelling experiences on Instagram.

From Pakistan to Laos, check out the pictures below:

[slide
permalink=”/#el-nido-palawan-philipines–cnngo-names-el-nido-the-best-beach-and-island-destination-in-the-philipines-and-its-easy-to-see-why-the-areas-jagged-mountains-and-crystal-clear-waters-make-for-a-breathtaking-vista-1″
title=”El Nido, Palawan, Philipines — CNNGo names El Nido the ‘best beach and island destination’ in the Philipines, and it’s easy to see why. The area’s jagged mountains and crystal clear waters make for a breathtaking vista.”
content=”

(Instagram) Exploring hidden caves in El Nido. Some of us live tougher lives than others, hey @raineymari?

NOW WATCH: Tech Insider videos