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Buffalo Q&A: Preserving Cultural Heritage with Ock Pop Tok

When you buy a souvenir on your travels, it usually holds a story or memory of the time and place in which you purchased it....
Cambodia - local life

Cultural Tourism: The Domino Effect

In 2013 the Buffalo Tours General Managers Meeting took place in Siem Reap and coincided with the wedding of a Cambodian staff member. The...
Ethnic Community Women

Buffalo Q&A: The Sapa Experience with CBT Vietnam

Go behind the scenes with CBT Vietnam, an organisation dedicated to helping Sapa, Vietnam's ethnic minority locals create sustainable businesses for their families and...
Moon bear

Buffalo Q&A: Creating Change with Animals Asia

As far back at 1998, Animals Asia has been a major player in the lives of animals in Asia. Over the years, the organisation...

Wildlife Close Encounters: Do’s and Don’ts

Do you like the sound of wildlife tourism in Asia but you're not sure what's animal-friendly and what's not? We've created this wildlife do's and don't infographic...
Elephant Feeding Sessions

Asia’s Elephants in Captivity – A Closer Look, Part Two

Last year, Buffalo Tours launched an ambitious initiative to tackle an important issue: the welfare of captive elephants in Asia. Coming from a long history in...

[INFOGRAPHIC]: Asia Guide to Souvenirs: Wildlife Edition

How can smarter choices for souvenirs help protect Asia's endangered wildlife? We teamed up with Animals Asia to create top tips for making wildlife-friendly...

Asia’s Elephants in Captivity – A Closer Look, Part One

Last year, Buffalo Tours launched an ambitious initiative to tackle an important issue: the welfare of captive elephants in Asia. Coming from a long history in...
Indonesia Bali Java

Travel Update: Indonesia’s New Visa Waiver for Australians

Curious how Indonesia's new visa waivers will change your travels? We answered your questions about the change, and what you need to know before your...
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[INFOGRAPHIC] What is Responsible Travel?

What is responsible travel, and what does it mean for your next journey to Asia? Check out this visual primer to responsible travel - and...