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It is always a huge challenge to choose what to see and do while you are in Japan. Here we introduce you to 30 places that are especially popular with international visitors, just to narrow down your challenge a little. You will find some of the best places to savor the traditional, unique culture a ... read more
Curated by BuffaloTrip July 4, 2016 Viewed: 286
Top 30 hottest spots to visit for foreigners in Japan (Part I)

Top 30 hottest spots to visit for foreigners in Japan (Part I)

It is always a huge challenge to choose what to see and do while you are in Japan. Here we introduce you to 30 places that are especially popular with international visitors, just to narrow down your challenge a little. You will find some of the best places to savor the traditional, unique culture a ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip July 4, 2016 Viewed: 268
10 hidden street food items you should try in Hong Kong

10 hidden street food items you should try in Hong Kong

With 3,420 licensed “light refreshment restaurants,” or snack stalls in the city, Hong Kong has a range of unique street food that's a challenge to find anywhere else in the world. Sweetheart Cake. Photo: SimonQ錫濛譙 / flickr 1. Sweetheart cake (老婆餅) But zai gou, Hong ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip July 4, 2016 Viewed: 405
Luang Prabang essential travel guide

Luang Prabang essential travel guide

Luang Prabang, located in the north of Laos, lies in the heart of a mountainous region and is built on a peninsula formed by the Mekong River and the Nam Khan River. The UNESCO town is one of the most popular stops in a backpackers route through Laos. Luang Prabang is the type of place that you coul ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip July 2, 2016 Viewed: 397
5 things you should do while traveling Dalat, Vietnam

5 things you should do while traveling Dalat, Vietnam

We didn’t expect to spend so much time in Dalat, but after ten days we had trouble tearing ourselves away! It’s a charming city in the mountains of Vietnam, perfect for couples looking for a romantic retreat, adventurers looking to get outside, foodies looking to eat — basically, u ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip July 1, 2016 Viewed: 356
Boracay Island – A paradise of sparkling blue waters

Boracay Island – A paradise of sparkling blue waters

If you have not planned your next island trip yet, now is your chance. Stretching along powdery white sandy beaches with sparkling blue waters and featuring a variety of exciting activities such as snorkeling, windsurfing and diving, Boracay island of the Philippines, where for many people, is the t ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip July 1, 2016 Viewed: 631
15 things you should do while traveling to Luang Prabang

15 things you should do while traveling to Luang Prabang

There are just so many things to do in Luang Prabang. Being the first UNESCO site listed in the country of Laos, the town offers a spectacular array of culture, nature, and of course, mouthwatering food. Even wandering the streets you’ll get a glimpse of life here. 1. Climb Mount Phousi ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 30, 2016 Viewed: 331
What to know about etiquette & customs in Vietnam

What to know about etiquette & customs in Vietnam

If you’re travelling to Vietnam for the first time, gaining a knowledge of local customs and etiquette will go a long way to help you avoid any embarrassing situations where you may inadvertently cause offence, or worse, get into serious trouble! Vietnamese people are very proud of their cultu ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 29, 2016 Viewed: 252
14 delicious gifts you must-buy around Tokyo Station

14 delicious gifts you must-buy around Tokyo Station

Tokyo Station offers so many kinds of souvenirs, that you may not be able to decide what to buy. Let me introduce 15 must-buy delicious souvenirs around Tokyo Station. 1. Ginza Kanra: Mame Daifuku Mame daifuku is Kanra’s most recommended item, using carefully selected azuki bean, produced ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 29, 2016 Viewed: 390
Destinations highlights for travelling in Laos

Destinations highlights for travelling in Laos

Through all my travels I can honestly say that one country stands out as a top contender on my list of suggested places to travel. This would be the little, landlocked country of Laos. By Heather Halpern This hidden gem is often overlooked by travelers because it stands in the shadows of its m ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 24, 2016 Viewed: 451
5 places you can not miss in Sri Lanka

5 places you can not miss in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka packs a remarkable variety of places to visit within its fairly modest size. Travel photographer Greg Snell shares five of his favourites. By Greg Snell Sri Lanka is a hot spot on the world travel map and a must-see for those seeking adventure, beaches, wildlife, history and cult ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 23, 2016 Viewed: 179
7 UNESCO world heritages sites you must-visit while traveling in Kyoto

7 UNESCO world heritages sites you must-visit while traveling in Kyoto

Next to Tokyo, Kyoto is the second most popular city for tourists to visit, and it should be. Kyoto is considered among the first capitals dating back to 794AD and today its become own Japan’s living cultural archives. If you’ve come to see shrines and temples, you can’t go wron ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 21, 2016 Viewed: 600
10 iconic restaurants of Hong Kong

10 iconic restaurants of Hong Kong

In a culinary landscape where diners have to rush to new places before they fold in a matter of months, there are few reminders of the times before food trends. But the restaurants which have withstood the test of time are cherished portals to a Hong Kong long gone: Their cracked, colorful tiles, la ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 21, 2016 Viewed: 449
3 days in Kyoto

3 days in Kyoto

When I wrote our quick guide to Kyoto, I felt like I had to keep it reasonably short– namely, limit the number of photos. But I can’t stress enough how photogenic Kyoto (and the rest of Japan) really is! Everywhere we turned was a potential snapshot, and it required little cropping or ed ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 20, 2016 Viewed: 402
5 must-visit destinations in South Korea

5 must-visit destinations in South Korea

Have you had any ideas for your foreign trip this year? Visit the land of kimchi and explore the 5 following must-visit destinations which bring you more breathtaking experiences than you’ve ever thought possible! See more South Korea travel guide at here. Gangwondo – a paradise fo ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 19, 2016 Viewed: 190
10 reasons why I fall in love with Singapore

10 reasons why I fall in love with Singapore

I have to admit: when I was vacationing in Southeast Asia last year, Singapore was probably the country I was the least excited about. I pictured it as the “Dubai” of the region: modern, expensive, with a lot of rules and no historical background… In other words, not the best coun ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 18, 2016 Viewed: 248
Hanoi street food you must-try in summer & where to find them (Part II)

Hanoi street food you must-try in summer & where to find them (Part II)

Sweat trickles down your back as summer knocks at the door here in Hanoi. Nothing is sweeter for this kind of sweltering summer than a cold glass of “Chè”, tasty ice cream. Just to name a few. Discover here part 2 of Hanoi’s must try street food in the summer hidden away in ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 10, 2016 Viewed: 318
How to avoid the heat of Bangkok

How to avoid the heat of Bangkok

Thailand is certainly feeling the heat this year, with last month seeing the longest heatwave in the country for 65 years. With Thailand weather heating up, we share the best ways to beat the heat in the capital, Bangkok. See more Bangkok travel guide at here. Many countries across Southeast A ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 5, 2016 Viewed: 332
Some tips and guide for buying souvenirs in Vietnam

Some tips and guide for buying souvenirs in Vietnam

No matter where you travel to in Vietnam, a keen sense of adventure follows you everywhere you go. Whether you are crossing the road in Hanoi, joining on a culinary adventure in Hoi An, or even shopping in the busy market and being enchanted by all the beautiful souvenirs. It’s full of the une ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 5, 2016 Viewed: 716
7 shopping tips when you buy traditional Hmong textiles

7 shopping tips when you buy traditional Hmong textiles

The Hmong people are recognisable from their bright, detailed dress, much of which is readily available to buy as souvenirs. We share seven simple steps to buying traditional Hmong clothes and textiles that benefits both you and the Hmong community. See more Vietnam travel guide at here. The H ...
Curated by BuffaloTrip June 2, 2016 Viewed: 913

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