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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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Buffalo by Numbers: A Snapshot of 2016

It’s that time of year where we cast our eyes over the previous year and consider our strengths and weaknesses. Did we satisfy our clients? Where were our biggest successes? What did we do for the local communities in which we work? How did we shape the future of the travel industry for the coming year?  […]

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How to Be a More Responsible Traveller through Local Life Experiences

“If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay at home.” – James Michener In the Summer of 2015 Buffalo Tours launched a new range of tours to help travellers have meaningful local life experiences. These tours take you beyond the tourist track and into the […]

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What We Mean When We Say "Change Travel, Change Lives"

Change travel, change lives – that’s what the Buffalo Tours team is all about this year. But what is responsible tourism, and what do we mean when we say “changing lives through travel”? Our Managing Director Matt Masson digs into how little changes in our travel decisions make a big impact on local communities – […]

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The Places In Between: A Peek at Everyday-Bali

The highlights of a destination –its beaches, temples, mountains, etc, are only one part of the experience that encompasses a “journey”. The thrill of traveling begins and ends, more often than not, in the places that you never think of before going there –the back-street alleys filled with friendly locals, the dusty road-side stops, and the […]

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