About the Author

Globetrotting Contributing Editor - Christian’s first globetrotting adventure saw him get lost exploring the streets of Saigon. Following his nose to Asia’s best coffee, two lifelong addictions were born. A freelance writer and novelist, Christian’s travels have since taken him around his native Australia, Asia, Europe, and much of North America. His favourite trips have been through Japan, Spain, and Brazil, though with a love of off-beat, artsy cities, he’ll seize any opportunity to return to Paris, New York, or Berlin.

Aerial view of Singapore skyline at night near Marina Bay, Singapore

A Great Singapore Vacation is Not Just for the “Crazy Rich”

A Singapore vacation offers a diverse, culinary, and futuristic experience for Globetrotters at any budget. Watching this past summer’s hit movie Crazy Rich Asians, it’s hard not to feel just a pinch of wanderlust for Singapore, where much of the movie takes place. With sweeping shots of the city’s beautiful marina, lavish parties in the […]

Colourful yellow arch of Guatemala Antigua city at sunrise with the active Agua volcano in the background, Guatemala

Guatemala Unmasked: The Centrepiece of Central America Tours

Harbouring lush jungles, a turbulent history, and the remnants of one of the world’s most advanced civilizations, a visit to Guatemala on Central America tours is one you can’t afford not to take during your lifetime. Antigua Guatemala This UNESCO World Heritage-listed city is Guatemala’s most visited, conveniently located less than 45 minutes from Guatemala […]

Elephant and buffalo at waterhole in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe

Rediscovering Zimbabwe, a Different Kind of Africa Safari

Zimbabwe isn’t usually the first country travellers think of when planning a Southern Africa safari. At least, it hasn’t been in recent times. This however has more to do with years of political and economic uncertainty than any shortcomings as a destination. In fact, with its idyllic climate, wide range of wildlife viewing, awe-inspiring sights, […]

Vltava River and old city centre, Prague, Czech Republic

Four Perfect Days in Prague on a Czech Republic Vacation

Few cities in Europe can touch Prague for architectural beauty, artistic originality, moving history, and of course, delicious beer! The fact that the city remains arguably Europe’s best urban bargain sweetens things of course, even if a visit here means contending with year-round crowds, particularly in the beautiful old town. But even weaving your way […]