Asia's mountains hold a strange power over the populations that live
nearby. Some of them are active volcanoes, striking fear whenever they
awaken. Some are sacred sites, inspiring devotion throughout the year
and especially on high holy days. The most impressive of Asia's peaks
are gathered in this list, a roundup of the continent's most
tourist-friendly mountains, ready to be conquered the next time you're
in the area.
By Mike Aquino for Yahoo Southeast Asia