Category Archives: Mentions

Best Kept Secrets from our Cities in 2017 – This Giant World

Aaron/ December 16, 2017/ Mentions/ 0 comments

Florencia from This Giant World recently asked travel bloggers to share about hidden gems in their cities, and I had to share one from Singapore. Guess where it! And head over to her post to find out the answer!   This Giant World is a destination site that shares ideas for part-time travelers looking for a unique perspective when planning a trip to a new destination. Look out for new suggestions, original ideas, and tips, for when planning for your

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Travel and Thankfullness – Gypsy With a Day Job

Aaron/ December 9, 2017/ Mentions/ 0 comments

With another year gone, there’ll be things that we’d wish had turned out better, and things we’d be thankful for. Recently, Roxanna Keyes from Gypsy With a Day Job asked travel writers what are the things that they are thankful for, and I was glad to be able to contribute! Read about what other travel writers and I are truly appreciative for in her post here:   Gypsy With a Day Job chronicles the travel adventures of Roxanna Keyes, a

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The Best Places in Asia for a short getaway – Living La Vida Global

Aaron/ October 14, 2017/ Mentions/ 0 comments

Scratching your head over where in Asia to spend your next long weekend? Look no further than Living La Vida Global’s Best Places in Asia for a short getaway! In this collaboration post, Dean from Living La Vida Global invited travel bloggers around the world to share where they would spend a few days in Asia. I could not resist taking part and sharing my fantastic experience in Batanes, Philippines. To read more about that as well as other amazing

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The Best Local Places to Visit in Different Countries – Trek with Derk

Aaron/ October 7, 2017/ Mentions/ 0 comments

Interested to find out how to experience cities like locals do in your next trip? Dereck from Trek with Derk has compiled a neat list of the best local places to visits, by bloggers living all over the world. I’m glad to have been able to contribute a write up for Singapore. To check out my recommendations, as well as recommendations for cities such as Helsinki, San Francisco, Sydney, Toronto and more, check out his post here:  

17 Travel Bloggers’ Favorite Emerging Destinations – Travel Lemming

Aaron/ September 1, 2017/ Mentions/ 0 comments

A couple weeks back, Nathan from Travel Lemming ran a collaboration post among travel bloggers to find out the latest destinations for 2018. I’m fortunate to have been able to contribute a writeup for a city I’m sure would rise into prominence next year, with the FIFA World Cup being partially held here. Find out where it is and check out 16 other destinations that have great potential for being the next big thing in 2018! Time to add these

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Travel Blogging Friends of Hawaiian Brian – Hawaiian Brian

Aaron/ August 27, 2017/ Mentions/ 0 comments

Ever since I’ve started putting more time into this blog, I’ve made many new friends. One of them is Brian of Hawaiian Brian, proud owner of 26 Hawaiian shirts! Recently, Brian generously created posts for his travel blogging friends to introduce themselves, and I am really happy to have been a part of it. Read my introduction to this blog, as well as write-ups on 6 other amazing travel blogs on his post here!  

12 European Destinations Loved by Travel Bloggers – Free Two Roam

Aaron/ August 23, 2017/ Mentions/ 0 comments

Heading to Europe any time soon? Free Two Roam recently organised a collaboration among bloggers to come up with a list of 12 amazing European destinations. I was fortunate to have been a part of it, and am glad to be able to share the result with you today.   Free Two Roam is a travel blog by a couple based in UK. They juggle working full time with exploring the world, and have been to 45 countries. Head over

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A Journey on the Trans-Siberian: Bridging Borders and Cultures – Trek with Derk

Aaron/ July 8, 2017/ Mentions/ 1 comments

This week, I’ve had the wonderful opportunity of sharing my experience meeting locals on the Trans-Siberian Railway on Trek with Derk. Trek with Derk is a travel blog by Dereck (or Derk) which focuses on bridging the gap between travelers and the communities they visit. On his blog, you’ll be able to find tips, stories and experiences on building the emotional connection with places you visit. Read more about my very memorable experience making friends and forging bonds with strangers

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Versatile Blogger Award!

Aaron/ June 17, 2017/ Mentions/ 0 comments

Huge thanks to Brian of for nominating me for the Versatile Blogger Award! Head over to Brian’s blog to read awesome travel stories and tips as he strives to maximize his time and money without sacrificing experiences.   Fret not if this does not sound familiar to you at all. The Versatile Blogger Award is not really an award as we commonly know it. Similar to other blogger awards, this award is a fun way to recognize the efforts of fellow budding bloggers

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Travel Bloggers Reveal Their Most Memorable Travel Moments – Travels With Talek

Aaron/ June 5, 2017/ Mentions/ 2 comments

I’ve got another collaboration post accepted and published this week! This time, it’s on Travels With Talek, a travel blog all about exploring interesting places and cultures. Glad to be able to share one of my most memorable travel moment with everyone. Thank you so much to the team at Travels With Talek for publishing my write-up. I hope all of you will enjoy it too! Here’s a link to the full article (click on post for link):