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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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Chai & Vada, Ooty Station Cafe, Tamil Nadu, India
15/04/2019
Food & Drink, India News
A trip to India is an opportunity to discover a world of cuisine beyond tikka masala and onion bhajis.
Tiger in Tadoba National Park, India
12/03/2019
General Articles, India News
India offers the best ‘big ticket’ wildlife viewing in Asia, and is arguably the best destination for big cats outside of Africa.
09/01/2019
General Articles, Nepal News, Bhutan News
The Himalayan lands are home to some of the most spectacular scenery in the world, and you don’t have to be a hardened trekker to enjoy these majestic mountain peaks.
Kayaking at El Nido
19/12/2018
General Articles
From placid lakes, mighty rivers and cerulean seas, Asia provides the perfect backdrop for a wonderful variety of water activities.
12/12/2018
Bamboo Team Travels, Indonesia News
In October we sent Robin to Sulawesi in eastern Indonesia, where he travelled the length of this fascinating island from Makassar to Manado.
Tuk tuk food tour Xian, China
14/11/2018
General Articles, Food & Drink
The humble tuk-tuk is being re-purposed to give travellers a taste of the local food scene in many Asian cities.
17/10/2018
General Articles, Cambodia News
Cambodia is one of Asia’s emerging stars for cultural travellers, but the fact that it is one of Southeast Asia’s best destinations for bird watching (and wildlife) is often overlooked.
Rice farming experience, Laos
05/09/2018
Bamboo Team Travels, Laos News, Food & Drink
Osric travelled with Bamboo Travel on a family holiday to Thailand, Laos and Cambodia. Here is his account of our Rice Farming Experience in Luang Prabang.
mandala lao elephant sanctuary
05/09/2018
General Articles, Bamboo Team Travels, Laos News
Joey visited the Mandalalao Elephant Sanctuary in Luang Prabang. Read more about his experiences with the elephants, including a baby called Mr Kip.
Everest Base Camp, Tibet
15/06/2018
Bamboo Team Travels, China News, Nepal News
Tibet has always been a bucket list destination for me, and recently I was lucky enough to be able to fulfil my ambition and travel overland from Lhasa to Kathmandu, via Everest Base Camp.
Marina Bay, Singapore
11/06/2018
General Articles, Bamboo Team Travels
Following the news that Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump have arrived in Singapore to begin the historic US-North Korea Summit, the interest in this small city state has sky-rocketed.
Tribal face paint, Papua New Guinea
01/06/2018
Bamboo Team Travels, Papua New Guinea News
A land that is bound to intrigue, excite and astound - Papua New Guinea has always been surrounded by myths and superlatives, and so it seemed like a good idea to accept a generous invitation from the PNG tourist board to see if the reality really lived up to the hype.