Travel to Asia with Academic Travel Abroad’s experts and delve deeply into a rich tapestry of cultures and landscapes. Explore sacred temples in Bhutan or Vietnam, face China’s ancient army of terra-cotta soldiers from the VIP platform in Xi’an, or journey across the desert to ancient Silk Road Oases in Uzbekistan. Set out on a rail journey from Beijing, across Siberia to Moscow, or join a top photographer on a photography expedition to China. On all of our Asia trips, you’ll experience a unique intersection of fascinating cultures, age-old traditions, and modern life.
May 13-23, 2019 The architecture of Japan is a study in contrasts. Traditional Japanese building design is notable for its elegant minimalism, simplicity, and neutral color palette. However, within the last century — and particularly following WWII — Japan has become a leader in cutting-edge design. Key influencers such as Kenzo Tange and Tadao Ando Read more >>