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Singapore is ranked the best place in the world for expats, and after visiting I can understand why

When I visited Singapore in May, I expected it to be wildy expensive. I found that, while renting an apartment is costly, the city is full of cheap, delicious food, efficient public transportation, top-notch museums, a budding nightlife scene, and beautiful parks.
The author at the Great Wall of China.

I traveled the world for 6 months, and here’s the single best piece of advice I can give you for any trip you take

My best travel advice? Spending all this time traveling has hammered home one truth for me: forget about FOMO (fear of missing out). If there's an attraction, landmark, or museum that doesn't interest you, don't be afraid to skip it.
The author at the Great Wall of China.

I traveled the world for 6 months, and here’s the single best app I couldn’t live without

As Business Insider's international correspondent, I use a ton of different apps to make travel as efficient and seamless as possible. But there's only one I would be truly lost without, no matter which country I visit.
The author at the Great Wall of China.

I trekked to the legendary Great Wall of China to see the 13,000-mile treasure for myself, and it’s even more incredible than I expected

The Great Wall may be one of the most iconic man-made structures in the world and is a must-see for most travelers. There are many places to see the 13,000+ mile long wall. I decided to visit a section called Mutianyu about 2 hours outside of Beijing.
There are few places in the world more stunning than Mongolia.

A photographer spent 17 years exploring the barren expanse of Mongolia and returned with unreal photos

In Mongolia, photographer Frédéric Lagrange has experienced extreme weather, had his life saved by the Mongolian army, and seen the country evolve and develop tremendously.
The author, approaching the Plank Walk on China's Mount Hua, which is considered by many to be one of the most dangerous hikes in the world.

I’ve been traveling the world for 6 months, and these are the best apps for each country I couldn’t live without

Knowing which apps are most used when visiting a country can make your trip more efficient and seamless. I decided it would be fun to reveal the homegrown apps I used in each country I visited.
China has the US beat in more than a few areas.

I spent 6 weeks in China — here are 5 things the country does infinitely better than the US

After traveling in China for six weeks, I realized there were certain things the country does unquestionably better than the US. High-speed rail services are just the start.
When you look relaxed and refreshed at the meeting, your business partners will be none the wiser.

After 6 months traveling the world for work, I’m convinced business travelers overlook a crucial amenity all too often

Business travel can be a stressful experience, with non-stop work meetings, minor annoyances like jet-lag and bad sleep, and little opportunities to relax. Many business travelers would be served by booking hotels that include either a spa or a steam room and sauna.
When it comes to the "world's most dangerous hike," plan for the worst.

I tried to climb the ‘plank walk’ in China known as ‘the most dangerous hike in the world,’ but just getting there was the har...

The Plank Walk on China's Mount Hua is considered by many to be one of the most dangerous hikes in the world.Hikers walk across a few planks of wood bolted into the side of a 7,000-foot peak. I recently tried to do the Plank Walk on a visit to Mount Hua, but encountered obstacle after obstacle.
Singapore's Supertrees are one place you need to visit.

I visited the futuristic park filled with towering ‘supertrees’ featured in ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ and it looks like something st...

Summer blockbuster "Crazy Rich Asians" is set in Singapore, which is known worldwide for its extravagance and wealth.The Gardens By The Bay, featured in "Crazy Rich Asians," is a major landmark in Singapore. I recently visited.