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Indonesia

Coconut Cups, Yellow Lips and the Art of Indonesian Jamu

Southeast Asia is brimming with unique cultural practices, and none are as fascinating as the healing powers of Indonesian Jamu. Our guest travel expert delves...

Buffalo Behind-the-Scenes: Making a Difference in Rural Vietnam, Part I  

Since 1994, Buffalo Tours has helped connect people and cultures through extraordinary travel – but our commitment to giving back is still close to...

Ditch the Tour Bus: Why Public Transport in Asia is a...

We're all guilty - sometimes, it's a whole lot easier to hail a taxi or hop on a tour bus when travelling around Asia's...
fashion for freedom

Buffalo Q&A: Fashion, Freedom and Resurrecting Traditional Arts

Drawing on her love for fashion, her home country of Vietnam and for the traditional arts, LanVy Nguyen launched Fashion4Freedom to combine all three -...

Buffalo Q&A: Busy Roads, Conflict Zones and Telling Stories in Asia

As one of Vietnam's foremost photojournalists, Linh Pham has a penchant for capturing the most unlikely of places. With a love for complex, busy photos...

The Weird and Wonderful Tale of Thailand's "Chuchok" Ritual

Lending to its well deserved reputation as an exotic travel destination, there’s no shortage of practices in Thailand that would be considered “bizarre” or...

The Arts in Cambodia: Transforming a Country on the Brink

Phare, The Cambodian Circus has only been on the performance art scene in Cambodia since early 2013, but already they’re well on their way toward changing...

10 Women Who Will Inspire You to Explore

For all of the wonderful things that travel is, there is one thing it is not: easy. Great travel is the kind of journey...

Buffalo Q&A: Tales from the Vietnam Coffee Trail

Two years ago, Mark Firr set off on a journey through Vietnam - and a few short weeks later, emerged a coffee fanatic. Since...
Cambodian

Making It Count: 4 Activities in Cambodia that Help Local Development

Phare, The Cambodian Circus has only been on the performance art scene in Cambodia since early 2013, but already they're well on their way toward changing...