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The Essential Guide for Solo Travel in Thailand

Convenient, diverse and safe – there are many reasons why this Southeast Asian country is an ideal destination for venturing out on your own. Get inspired by our essential guide to solo travel in Thailand and explore the ‘Land of Smiles’ on your personal adventure. […]

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Glamping Asia: 7 Amazing Luxury Tented Camps in Asia

For many, the hotel is one of the most important elements of a trip but choosing one can often be overwhelming. In Asia, there is so much choice at every different level of luxury and we have undertaken the task of finding the crème de la crème so you don’t have to spend hours scouring […]

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5 Best Diving Spots in Asia

There are few sights as beautiful as a clear blue ocean viewed from a white sand beach, but often the true beauty is hidden just beneath the surface. Visitors to the best diving spots in Asia experience an otherworldly realm below the waves, full of colourful coral reefs teeming with fascinating and diverse marine life. Whether […]

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3 Amazing Resorts for Families in Asia

Travelling with children is all about creating unforgettable memories and these amazing resorts for families in Asia are guaranteed to provide a lasting impression. Surrounded by outstanding natural scenery, equipped with luxurious rooms, modern amenities, swimming pools and everything else a family could need, they also provide unique and exciting activities for kids. Anantara Golden […]

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A Beginner’s Guide to Ayutthaya

Once the capital of the powerful Kingdom of Siam, Ayutthaya is the perfect destination for visitors to Bangkok who want to immerse themselves in the ancient culture and history of Thailand. This beginner’s guide to Ayutthaya will introduce you to everything you need to know, tips and tricks, as well as the most important sites […]

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What To Expect From Songkran 2017

This time next week celebrations will be in full swing for Thailand’s ecstatic water-filled New Year festivities. But, following the death of beloved King Bhumibol Adulyadej in October of last year, what can you expect from Songkran 2017? Firstly, what is Songkran? Songkran, also known as the Water Festival, is a raucous but inherently religious festival […]

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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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5 Most Amazing Gardens in Asia

Saihoji Garden, Japan This peaceful Zen Buddhist temple is home to one of the most unique gardens in the world. Said to hold more than a 120 different varieties of moss, the incredible Saihoji moss garden is the result of a lucky accident. At the center of the garden is a lake, containing three islands, […]

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5 Most Extravagant Palaces in Asia

The Grand Palace – Thailand The Grand Palace is an imposing yet delicately detailed and elegant structure in the heart of Bangkok. Originally constructed as the royal residence of the Kings of Siam in 1782, the palace is now partially open to the public and has become one of the biggest tourist attractions in Bangkok. […]

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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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Buffalo Dispatch: Recipe for a Perfect Food Tour

Last month content team leader Jade took a trip to Bangkok to eat and to wander. We followed her trip on Instagram and now let’s hear about experiencing the perfect recipe for Bangkok food tours. The young chef spilled a ladle of whipped egg into the smoking hot pan, quickly threw the noodles on top and within […]

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5 of Our Very Best Local Life Experiences, as Chosen by You

The numbers speak for themselves; these tours are our some of the best local experiences in Asia. From street eats tours in the back alleys of Asia’s biggest cities to countryside excursions to tiny villages, these are the tours that highlight real lives within each of our destinations. Local Life in Thailand Bangkok Street Eats […]

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Southeast Asia by Plane, Train and Sea

If you have ever read Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne, then you might have imagined yourself as a modern-day Phileas Fogg, travelling to exotic locales using ingenious modes of transportation. Today, travelling is easier than ever before: all you need is a plane ticket or fare for a taxi, but where […]

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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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