Bacolod Masskara: Festival of Faces

Jay Tindall | October 30, 2015

I’ve known for some time that people in the Philippines know how to throw colorful festivals, but it wasn’t until I recently ventured to Bacolod in Negros Occidental to experience one for myself that I truly understood the spirit of a Filipino party.

Holy Cow! A Day at Chonburi Buffalo Races

Jay Tindall | October 14, 2014

Thailand is home to some of Asia’s best festivals, and the thrilling seven-day Buffalo Races festival that takes place annually during Buddhist Lent (normally in October) in Chonburi is no exception.

5 Fantastic Urban Festivals in Asia

Remote Lands | May 15, 2014

From Hong Kong’s Dragon Boat Festival to Chiang Mai’s Songkran, these thrilling events are a fantastic way to get a large spoonful of the country’s culture, without even leaving the city…

Spectacular Naadam Festivals in Mongolia

Catherine Heald | March 11, 2013

To truly appreciate this most famous of Mongolian traditions, I recommend that you seek out a rural Naadam as well as observe the well-known Ulaanbaatar Naadam of the Country, just as I did in my recent trip to Mongolia.