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Welcome to the Bamboo Travel blog where we post our latest news and travel ideas. Please use the filter below to find articles relevant to your interests, and please come back regularly to be kept abreast of the very latest developments in Asia.

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Sunset at Kep, Bamboo Travel
17/05/2021
Cambodia News
Few people experience the delights of Kep and Kampot on Cambodia’s southern coast. In this blog we aim to showcase the best things to do in these atmospheric towns by answering the simple question: What is there to do in Kep and Kampot?
Cable car, Langkawi
30/04/2021
Malaysia News
Everything you need to know to start planning your own adventure to the beautiful island of Langkawi - from when to visit, how to get there, where to stay and what to do while you are there.
Bamboo Travel Photo Competition 2021 Winners
16/04/2021
General Articles, Photo Competition
We are pleased to announce the winners of our recent photo competition and would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who entered.
Bamboo Travel Photo Competition 2021 Shortlist
06/04/2021
General Articles, Photo Competition
All the entries for our photo competition are now in. We have really enjoyed looking through all your fantastic photos and have narrowed the entries down to a shortlist of 30.
Sundowner at Shahpura Bagh - the best heritage hotel in India
29/03/2021
Hotel Trends, India News
India is famed for its fantastic heritage hotels which offer memorable stays and deliver impeccably high service. In this blog we showcase the very best family run heritage hotels in India.
Bamboo Travel Photo Competition 2021
12/03/2021
General Articles, Bamboo Team Travels, Photo Competition
Peruse through the Bamboo Travel team’s best images and find details on how to enter our inaugural photo competition.
Post Office, Nuwara Eliya
23/02/2021
Sri Lanka News
The island that we now know as Sri Lanka experienced varying degrees of rule from the Portuguese, the Dutch and the British and visitors nowadays can see evidence of these colonial times everywhere.
Con Dao, Vietnam's Best Beaches
12/02/2021
Vietnam News
Deciding which beach destination in Vietnam is best for you can be an overwhelming decision at first. Each area has its own advantages, so we have broken down the top destinations here.
Jebel Shams, Oman
20/01/2021
General Articles, Family Travel, Oman News
After multiple trips and in-depth research, we are delighted to have launched a range of bespoke tailormade tours of Oman.
Cyclist in Taitung
12/01/2021
Taiwan News, Family Travel
2021 is the year of cycling in Taiwan, one of the finest cycling destinations in Asia. We introduce our list of the country's top 5 cycling routes for cyclists of all ability.
Alishan Forest Railway, Taiwan
26/10/2020
General Articles
The varied vistas of Asia provide an excellent backdrop for some truly memorable train journeys. In this blog we outline what we consider to be the nine best train journeys in Asia.
Clouded leopard
13/10/2020
General Articles, Borneo News, Family Travel, Wildlife and Conservation
In this blog post we pick out the most endearing animal species in Borneo that you can spot, and which are the best places to head for wildlife viewing in Borneo.