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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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Pamalican Island, Philippines
21/01/2022
General Articles, Philippines News
There are 7641 islands in the Philippines so to narrow down your choice a little we have put together a selection of our favourite islands with ideas for what you can do and where you might like to stay.
Wild Ass in Gujarat, Bamboo Travel
07/12/2021
General Articles, India News
Everything you need to know to start planning your own adventure to Gujarat, one of India’s forgotten corners - from when to visit, how to get there, where to stay and what to do while you are there.
Monk at Angkor Wat
24/11/2021
General Articles, Cambodia News
We have selected our Top 10 Angkor Temples where you can appreciate the wonders of this archaeological treasure trove in a peaceful atmosphere.
Tea House on a trek in the Annapurna Mountains, Bamboo Travel
12/11/2021
Nepal News
Not everyone can spare two weeks to embark on an epic Himalayan trek. So we recommend our top 5 short treks in Nepal which can easily be combined with a wider tour of this majestic mountain kingdom.
Market, Hanoi
04/10/2021
General Articles, Food & Drink
After much debate, we've put together a list of our top 10 cities in Asia for foodies to visit. Do you agree? There is certainly plenty of mouth-watering competition!
Monk at Golgusa Temple, Gyeongju
13/09/2021
General Articles, Korea News
We seek to enlighten you on the benefits of a temple stay and recommend five temples which can be included on a tour of South Korea.
Trois Mamelles hike Mauritius
27/08/2021
General Articles, Family Travel, Mauritius News
Every corner of Mauritius has something unique to offer so in this blog we give our recommendations for places to stay, day trips, where to eat out and the many natural wonders to explore.
Temple, Koh Samui
13/08/2021
General Articles, Thailand News
Our quick guide to Koh Samui will give you a snapshot of the island and offer a few suggestions as to where you might like to stay and what you might like to do.
Nai Harn Beach, Phuket
22/07/2021
General Articles, Thailand News
Our quick guide to Phuket will give you a snapshot of the island and offer a few suggestions as to where you might like to stay and what you might like to do.
Family snorkelling in the Maldives
07/07/2021
General Articles, Family Travel, Wildlife and Conservation
Thanks to the rich coral reefs of the Coral Triangle, Asia is home to some of the best snorkelling on the planet. In this blog we introduce what we consider the 10 best snorkelling spots in Asia.
See Mount Fuji from Shinkansen
30/06/2021
Japan News
Tokyo is without question one of the worlds great cities and it is also fantastically placed for day-trips by train to explore other parts of Honshu using a Japan rail pass.
The best sustainable hotels in Asia
11/06/2021
Hotel Trends, Responsible Travel
A rundown of some of our favourite responsible hotels from across our destinations in Asia, and what makes each of them unique.