Travel Tips

Travel Tips

Malte Blas - Heritage Hotels

Extravagant Asia: Best Heritage Hotels in Indochina

Step back in time to an era of adventure and romance, where ancient temples, opulent palaces and luxurious colonial mansions combine to create a truly unforgettable...

RTA2016: Inspiring Social Enterprise in Siem Reap

Buffalo Tours Cambodia won our Responsible Travel Awards last summer for their work in supporting social enterprise through tourism. Content Team Leader Jade visited Cambodia this...
Malte Blas - Historic Sites in Asia

Do’s and Don’ts at Historic Sites in Asia

When exploring historic sites in Asia, it is important to follow a few simple guidelines that will help you get the most out of your...
Malte Blas - Life of a Novice Monk in Laos

A Day in the Life of a Novice Monk in Laos

The most remarkable thing visitors notice when travelling to Vientiane or Luang Prabang in Laos, are the throngs of saffron-clad monks wandering about the streets....

Our Guide to ‘Must-Try’ Food in Myanmar

With famous neighbours like Thailand, India and China, and a long history of separation from the rest of the world, food in Myanmar hasn't gained...
10 best hotels in Asia

10 Best Hotels for Couples in Asia

Diamonds are overrated. Flowers and chocolate are cliché. If you really want to give the love of your life the ultimate token of your...

RTA2016: A Special Experience with Guide School Indonesia

Three months ago we introduced the inspiring Indonesia team at the very start of their new guide school program. The 9 students chosen to...
Malte Blas - Luxury in Luang Prabang - Xiengthong Palace

Affordable Luxury in Luang Prabang

Luxury travel is not necessarily about staying at the most expensive hotel or dining at the most exclusive restaurants. True luxury is about simple...

Understanding Asia’s Unusual Thaipusam Festival

Travelling in Asia during a festival is guaranteed to be a highlight of your trip. Imagine street parties, festival feasts and a chance to interact...

Responsible Wildlife Photography Tips

In the spirit of Wildlife Month we got in touch with one of our favourite photographers to discuss wildlife photography tips for Asia. Palani Mohan...