About the Author

Globetrotting Editor - You might say that Aren was destined to become a Globetrotter after his family took him to Germany two times before he was four. If that wasn’t enough, a term spent in Sweden as a young teenager and a trek across Vietnam, Cambodia, and Thailand confirmed that destiny. An independent writer, director, and film critic, Aren has travelled across Asia, Europe, and South America. His favourite travel experience was visiting the major cities of Japan’s largest island, Honshu, but his love for food, drink, and film will take him anywhere that boasts great art and culture.

Colosseum in Rome, Italy

Destination Specialists Share Their Top Destinations for History Buffs

Here at Goway Travel, we’ve queried a few of our destination specialists across departments and asked them to share what they think are the best destinations for history buffs around the world. If you see some of your favourite history destinations on our list or want to share your own thoughts about where you’re hoping […]

Exploring a Galaxy Far, Far Away: Star Wars Filming Locations Around the World

Since the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 2015, Star Wars has never been far from the centre of current pop-culture. This means that the fantastic worlds that Star Wars shows on screen dominate many people’s imaginations. And when you have a movie that dominates your imagination, you probably wish you could explore […]

Penguins in Antarctica

Destination Specialists Share The Countries That Top Their Bucket Lists

We’re all dreaming about travel right now. At Goway, while we work remotely, we’re still adding to our bucket lists and prioritizing which destinations we’ll want to visit when this is all over. When travel finally returns, we’ll be thrilled to fly across the world to finally cross these destinations off our bucket lists. Until […]

Store in Tokyo

The Globetrotting Diaries: A Bike Ride in Takayama and Encounters in Nara Park

Japan has always loomed large over my imagination. I grew up playing Nintendo games and watching Pokémon and Dragonball Z after school. As a teenager, I discovered Akira Kurosawa’s samurai movies and learned more about the country’s history and culture. Heck, even the 1999 episode of The Simpsons, “30 Minutes Over Tokyo,” grew the country […]