As a professional travel writer, I’ve undertaken several sponsored trips on behalf of tour operators, travel groups and tourism boards.
These international trips and multi-day excursions have included visiting North Korea, Borneo Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Morocco, France, and New Zealand.
New Zealand 2017
w/ White Island Tours
*The volcano erupted in December 2019, killing several people including a tour guide who accompanied me on my trip. As of 2020, these tours may be not running.
Explored New Zealand’s most active volcano back in 2017.
The Bangkok Post – Old New Zealand
w/ Expedia (AU)
Singapore: Off the beaten track
Explored Singapore’s lesser-known tourism including abandoned places and off-the-beaten-track destinations. This included the once-worth $3.5 billion mansions once owned by the Sultan of Johor.
South China Morning Post – 4th April 2019 – 5 destinations Singapore
The Wandering Walker – 4th January 2019 – 8 places Singapore
Opodo UK – 5th February 2019 – Off the beaten track Singapore
battleface – 20th February 2019 – Abandoned Singapore
Travel Pocket Guide – January 2019 – 3 Off beaten track Singapore
(3 x top rankings in Google – ‘Singapore off the beaten track’)
North Korea 2019
North Korea special economic zone
Visited the special economic zone Rason, North Korea in 2019, writing first-hand accounts of the experience in the secretive state both for a news outlet in Australia and a major travel publication in the United States.
Matador Network – travel guide
South China Morning Post – STYLE – How to visit North Korea
news.com.au – Rason first-person story
battleface – Rason, North Korea
(2 x top rankings in Google – ‘Rason, North Korea’)
Borneo Malaysia 2019
w/ Stray Travel
Explored Borneo including trips down the Kinabatangan River, the Sepilok Orangutan reserve and watched turtles drift out to see on Libaran Island.
Are you looking for an experienced travel writer, photographer and marketeer to represent your company?
Do you want reviews, published articles, exclusive photography, hot leads for bookings and huge social media exposure?
Book me in for a trip! No matter how big or small your company is, get in touch! I can provide in exchange:
- Published blog about the experience with backlinks to your website.
- External articles published including one in one media/magazine.
- Exclusive photography provided for future use.
- Continuous social media exposure, including new posts and tagging.
- Referrals and hot leads for future bookings.
- Honest reviews on three review websites of your choosing.
- A new business relationship for further collaborations.
Contact me for collaborations and sponsorships below:
Email: [email protected]