Travel Tips

Laos Travel Tips:Top 10 Must-See Destinations in Laos

Laos is a mountainous country in Southeast Asia that was long forgotten from the outside world. Its population of 7 million scattered across a landscape of almost entirely wilderness and untouched jungles, Laos is one of the least densely populated countries in Asia, lending it a unique aura of serene isolation and authentic adventure.

Cambodia Travel Tips: Top 10 Attractions in Cambodia

From the majesty of Angkor Wat to the diverse wildlife of Tonlé Sap, there’s a whole lot of reasons to explore Cambodia. This is your guide to the top 10 attractions that are a must in Cambodia!

Vietnam Travel Tips: 5 Reasons You Should Visit Cu Chi Tunnels

Cu Chi Tunnels — the immense interconnecting network of tunnels which served as a hiding place, living quarters and barracks for Vietnamese soldiers and their families during the war — are arguably one of the most historically significant destinations in southern Vietnam. Steeped in a history that’s central to the Vietnam/American War in the late 60s and 70s, Cu Chi Tunnels have become a major attraction for tourists visiting the sunny south.

Laos Travel Tips: Visit Laos' 8 Most Unique Wats & Pagodas

Luang Prabang and Vientiane in Laos are the epicenters of tradition and culture for not just pious locals, but travelers as well. Home to UNESCO World Heritage sites, their quiet streets are littered with dozens of wats and pagodas, each a uniquely ornate and beautiful testament to a country’s religious philosophy and well worth a stop during any visit to Laos.

Cambodia Travel Tips: 5 (More) Things to See and Do in Siem Reap

Even if you’re heading to sunny Siem Reap for the very first time, making sure you’ve got plenty of time to explore the city’s sights beyond the temples is the key to discovering the real heart of Siem Reap. So after your three-day temple pass is up, these are the places to see before you leave (and perhaps when you come back again!).

Laos Travel Tips: 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. It is estimated that about 1 in 3 male Laotians become monks for at least some period of their lives, ranging from a few months or years to an entire lifetime.

Vietnam Travel Tips: Expert Travel Guide for Northern Vietnam

Did you know that Vietnam is an incredible 1,650km long? This epic distance means that most travelers with a 2-week holiday must choose carefully where they want to visit and how they want to get around. While it is tempting to see it all, visiting fewer destinations is usually a much more relaxing and immersive experience. In fact, choosing just one region of Vietnam will help reduce travel time and give you more time to soak in the distinct magic of each place.

Vietnam Travel Tips: Life Along the Mekong - The Cham Village

In a three-part series exploring the sleepy Mekong Delta region in southern Vietnam, “Life Along the Mekong” follows a traveller’s journey to some of the Delta’s most magical destinations that are still well off of the tourist trail.

Vietnam Travel Tips: A Beginner's Guide to Vietnam's National Day

On September 2nd throughout Vietnam, a nationwide celebration marking the anniversary of Vietnam’s August Revolution and declaration of independence takes place. This year, the anniversary marks a magnificent 70 years, so the already vibrant occasion takes on epic new proportions this year in what amounts to one of the country’s largest and most spirited occasions.

Laos Travel Tips: 7 Things to Do in Vientiane

Laos capital of Vientiane has a reputation of being the most laid back city of Southeast Asia. Yet, despite a relaxed atmosphere there’s plenty to keep you busy over a visit. Here’ s our recommendations of things to do in Vientiane!

Laos Travel Tips: 5 Best Restaurants in Luang Prabang

These restaurants have been carefully selected to represent a broad range of styles. They offer everything from fine-dining experiences to the pleasure and authenticity of a home-cooked meal. The list is mainly focused on sit-down restaurants, although street food is also a big part of the Luang Prabang experience and should definitely not be avoided.

Cambodia Travel Tips: Top 10 Temples In Cambodia

Many travellers arrive in Siem Reap knowing that they must see Angkor.. But from among the hundreds of scattered temples in the greater area, it can be overwhelming! Luckily, we at Buffalo Tours have you covered. Here are our recommendations for the top 10 temples in Cambodia that no one should miss!

Cambodia Travel Tips: Making the Most of the Angkor Temples

Today, the Ankgor temples are a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a national symbol of pride for the Cambodian people – not to mention a sight that’ll have you pinching yourself the moment its in view.

Vietnam Travel Tips: What You Need To Know

A tour to Vietnam can be one of the most life-changing and rewarding adventures for travelers, but also one of the most challenging. Making the best out of your visit is just a matter of knowing the tricks, and there’s certainly no better way to learn the ropes than to hear it from the locals.