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A Guide to Interesting Neighbourhoods in South East Asia

A Quick Buffalo Tours Guide to Interesting Neighbourhoods in South East Asia Off the beaten track travel doesn’t just mean donning hiking boots and finding yourself surrounded by nature, without another soul in sight. We’re here to tell you how to get off the beaten track in some of South East Asia’s largest cities, where […]

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5 Most Mysterious Sites in Asia

Since ancient times, the Far East has fascinated visitors with its countless secrets and mysterious monuments. Archaeological and scientific discoveries have explained many of these mysteries, but there are still some questions that go unanswered and sites that invoke feelings of baffling wonderment. Other sites are just so strange and disturbing that visitors cannot help […]

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5 Best Hotel Bars in Asia

Deco Bar & Bistro – The Siam – Bangkok This chic and contemporary bar in the heart of Bangkok is worth mentioning for the décor alone. Inspired by Thailand’s Art Deco period, this hip venue screams jazz-era sophistication and decadence. The Deco Bar & Bistro not only serves a wide range of wine and cocktails, […]

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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 affection, then nothing can compare to surprising him or her with a romantic getaway to one of Asia’s most exotic and alluring destinations. To assist you with your romantic endeavors, we have prepared a list of […]

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15 Facts About Fireworks in Asia

Source It is common knowledge that Asia is the ancestral home of fireworks. Throughout the region, these fabulous displays of light, colour and sound have been an integral part of culture, tradition and religion for hundreds, even thousands of years. With New Year’s Eve fast approaching, Buffalo Tours brings you this list of 15 amazing facts […]

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Christmas in Singapore

If you come from a country that is cold and dark in December, then Christmas in Singapore may seem slightly surreal. The decorations are there, the streets are lined with reindeer, but all the snow is fake and Santa is wearing sunglasses. Festive ornaments hang from the palm trees and cheerful elves hand out candy […]

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10 Practical Tips for City Trips in Asia

Visiting a foreign city can sometimes be a daunting experience. There are so many things you need to learn, such as how to get around, where to stay and what to eat. The sheer variety of experiences on offer can be bewildering. That’s why we have prepared a few tips from our travel experts to ensure […]

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Superlative Asia: The Biggest and Best of the Region in One Infographic

At Buffalo Tours we could spend all day discussing how Asia has the best beaches and the most beautiful temples, or the tastiest street food. After all, we have 22 years experience uncovering all this incredible region has to offer and showing the very best of it to our clients. But rather than wax lyrical for 1,000 […]

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Top 5 Best Fusion Foods in Asia

Asia is known for having some of the best food in the world. Whether you prefer spicy Malaysian curry, healthy Thai salads, or flavourful Vietnamese noodles, this region has something for everyone. Trade and migration between countries, as well as the cultural influences of colonialism, have created many foods that combine the best of both […]

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10 Lesser Known UNESCO Sites in Asia

UNESCO has been adding sites of historical, cultural and scientific significance to the World Heritage List since 1978. Since then, hordes of tourists have flocked to the most famous among them, such as the Great Wall of China or Angkor Wat, but there are many lesser known sites that are equally worthwhile to visit. We […]

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11 of Asia’s Best Wellness Retreats

With thousands of years of experience in traditional healing practices and some of the most beautiful natural landscapes in the world, Asia is truly a special place to take a wellness retreat. Whether this means a total body cleanse, a yoga course or simply spending every day in the spa, it’s up to you. We’ve created this […]

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Guide to Souvenirs: Singapore

Alas, all good things must come to an end. After an unforgettable trip to the Lion City where you bargained your way through Little India, savored the fiery delights of Chinatown and lazily sipped on cocktails as the sun set over the harbor, you can’t help but already feel a little nostalgic. Fortunately, with our […]

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[INFOGRAPHIC] A Guide to Travel: Singapore

If you fancy a stunning metropolis of modern Asian culture, luxurious attractions and tropical flora, Singapore is the place to be. Learn the basics of travel in this unique country with our online Singapore Tour Guide. Singapore is an unusual country, not only is it the world’s only sovereign island city-state, it is also home to all manners of […]

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Tips from a Tour Guide: Travel Pro Tips for Chinese New Year!

Planning on Chinese New Year travel this year? Here’s what you need to know about travelling in China and Hong Kong during its most significant holiday – from an expert tour guide with the insider tips! Chinese New Year might be one of the coolest times of year to explore Asia, but it can also […]

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Asian Food Adventures: Eating Singapore

Singapore doesn’t often make it on foodies travel to-do list in Asia, but it should! Our foodie writer reminisces about her own experience eating the best food in Singapore – and what she still has on her food bucket list! Singapore may be small, but she is mighty. From towering shopping malls and sparkling harbour […]

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