Asia & Far East | Travel Bureau Gosforth

Asia & Far East

Asia & Far East

Asia and the Far East is a congregation of palm fringed shores, dramatic panoramas, unspoiled islands and vibrant cultures. The colourful tropics hold some of the world's strangest and most fantastic wildlife, from the Macau Monkeys that rally the streets to rare mountain leopards and gentle regal elephants.

Similarly magnificent creatures can also be found in the warm, lush seas: the coral belt means the shallow waters of coral reefs have the highest levels of biodiversity in the world and attract an intriguing spectacle of sharks, dolphins and technicolour marine life. This makes South East Asia's waters a paradise for avid snorkelers and divers.

This vivacious ecosystem also spawns some of the most sonorous and resonant spices in the world, lending the local cuisine mouth watering dynamically flavours. The fusions of Asian influences combine to serenade the palette. 

Numerous daily internal flights mean that travelling around the region is cheap and comfortable. Venture anywhere from the flurrying metropolis of Bangkok in Thailand to explore globally revered sites such as Angkor Wat in Cambodia. Witness the Great Wall of China, sail into Vietnam’s flawless Halong Bay or behold the futuristic cityscape of Malaysia’s capital Kuala Lumpur from the dizzying heights of the Petronas Towers. Despite its growing popularity of the last 30 years there are still undiscovered corners that will satisfy the most adventurous with mystical Burma now at the top of many intrepid travellers list. With such an accumulated array of cultures and lifestyles you are sure to find plenty to satisfy whilst leaving you thirsty for more.

Latest Event

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 08:00
Travel Bureau and our partners Silversea Cruises and Carrier Holidays are delighted to invite you to our ladies golf day at Close House on...

Latest News

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts opens its landmark debut hotel in its home city of Hong Kong this weekend. Rosewood Hong Kong is an ultra-luxury hotel set on the majestic Victoria Harbour, with spectacular views of the...
Dreaming of exploring the world’s most beautiful destinations on a modern luxury holiday? With Celebrity Cruises’ sensational spring offers, it’s easier than ever to make it happen! Book and eligible Ocean View stateroom or...
Earlier this week, Kuoni launched their Worldwide Travel Report for 2019, giving us a fascinating insight into how we’re going to be planning, experiencing and sharing our adventures, as well as what destinations are going...
Now in its fourth year, Cox & Kings has created a special collection of small-group tours designed especially for solo travellers. All accommodation is based on single occupancy (no sharing – hurrah!) and Cox & Kings...
In 2020, Regent Seven Seas’ newest ship, Seven Seas Splendor™ will make her highly anticipated debut. On board, the opulent Regent Suite claims the accolade of being the most exclusive address at sea. This indulgent private...

Travel Tweets

Book today to take advantage of @CelebrityCruise’s sensational spring offers! Find out more: https://t.co/OqN8XXRQIM https://t.co/Va7caZaMNR 9 hours 55 min ago
It’s all about the #views at the brand-new #RosewoodHongKong! Opening today, this ultra-luxury property was designe… https://t.co/o1sJVPxABj 1 day 12 hours ago
Save up to £1,000 per couple on a luxury #yacht #cruise of #Croatia’s Dalmatian coast with Emerald Waterways! 7-nig… https://t.co/plgLePYEwd 2 days 3 hours ago
The time we get to travel, especially if it’s time off work, is precious, and none of us like to feel as if we’ve w… https://t.co/ukTskuGueM 3 days 3 hours ago
Would you like to receive five hand-picked holiday offers straight to your inbox every Friday? What a silly questio… https://t.co/OeXDMWkN0B 4 days 6 hours ago
Why not come and join us?! We're looking for an experienced Corporate Travel Consultant to join our #Newcastle base… https://t.co/l3nv3j3pfj 5 days 6 hours ago
What's not to love about this fab all-inclusive Mauritius escape from just £1,349pp https://t.co/cbcq0gg88q https://t.co/LBu33cd2lu 5 days 7 hours ago
If you’re not signed up to our Sail Away newsletter, you really should be! #Cruise connoisseurs will LOVE it and ev… https://t.co/QbtD8ImfEL 6 days 2 hours ago
Not been on a #river #cruise yet? What are you waiting for!? Let your floating hotel take you right to the heart o… https://t.co/A6UGfcTTec 1 week 1 day ago
Whether you want to support orphans in Sri Lanka, go plastic-free in the Seychelles or opt for a solar-powered safa… https://t.co/bzKVrkEeoU 1 week 2 days ago