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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 become Indonesia’s Destination Ambassadors have now completed their theory training and will move on to three months of supervised touring. Marketing Manager Mike Ellis was lucky enough to meet the group […]

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Buffalo Q&A: What Makes a Great Tour Guide?

We’ve all been there. You are wandering through a museum abroad and reading the badly translated English signs, understanding very little about what you are seeing. If only you’d thought to hire a guide. The next time you go to a historical site you do take a guide, and you stand there, just as confused, […]

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Tips from a Tour Guide: How to Bargain Like a Pro In Thailand

The Buffalo Tours’ team is full of seasoned travellers, destination experts and professed food fanatics – but no one knows travel and tours in Asia quite like our tour guides. That’s why, when it comes to Thailand travel advice, we go to our on-the-ground travel experts. Thankfully, we have a whole team of them! This […]

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