Aaron Sperling

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Working around the world in 2016-17

This chronicles a business trip that extended across 11 countries and 20 cities. It included a visit with my technology partner in Vadodara, India.

The Taj Mahal - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

The Taj Mahal is amazing. It required nearly two decades to construct. To visit, I took a high speed train from Delh... more

Activity
Location: Agra
Vacation

history.com

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Acropolis (Athens, Greece): Top Tips Before You Go - TripAdvisor

The acropolis dominates the skyline in Athens.

Activity
Location: Athens

tripadvisor.com

Greek Three Island Tour - Review of Athens One Day Cruise, Athens, Greece ...

Athens One Day Cruise: Greek Three Island Tour - See 481 traveler reviews, 474 candid photos, and great deals for At... more

Activity
Location: Athens

tripadvisor.com

Zonars, Athens - Syntagma - Restaurant Reviews, Phone Number & Photos ...

Zonars, Athens: Tasty cocktails and appetizers.

Food
Location: Athens
Restaurant

tripadvisor.com

Orbit 360° Dining - Restaurants - SKYCITY Auckland

Orbit is a rotating restaurant located 190 metres above the ground in the Sky Tower. As one of the sky tower restaur... more

Food
Location: Auckland
Restaurant
Vacation

skycityauckland.co.nz

Human Foosball

Games and activities for children's church programs. I thought it was a cool concept.

Activity
Location: Auckland
Vacation

childrenschurchgames.com

Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary (Ubud, Indonesia): Top Tips Before You Go -...

Beware of the monkeys at the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, Ubud. They are well known to steal from tourists.

Activity
Location: Bali
Vacation

tripadvisor.com

Christmas in Bali: festive dining, romance, fun and family

Planning on being in Bali over the Christmas period? Wondering where to go? What to do and how to find Santa on the ... more

Food
Location: Bali
Restaurant
Vacation

inbali.org

Birthday morning hike Mount Batur (Kintamani, Indonesia)

Woke up at 2 am for ride to the base of Mount Batur. I then hiked up on a guided tour to the top of the Volcano. We ... more

Activity
Location: Bali
Outdoors
Vacation

tripadvisor.com

Finns Beach Club - Canggu.

This is a terrific place to relax and watch the sunset.

Bar
Location: Bali
Vacation

finnsbeachclub.com

Bangalore Temple

One of many beautiful temples.

Location: Bangalore

discoverbangalore.com

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Shang Palace - Shangri-La Hotel, Vasanthnagar, Bangalore: LiveInStyle

Shang Palace serves fine Cantonese and Szechuan cuisine on the hotel.

Location: Bangalore
Lodging

liveinstyle.com

Best Restaurants & Bars in Bangalore | Shangri-La Hotel

Shangri-La Hotel offers guests exceptional dining experiences and cuisines on our restaurants and bars in Bangalore.... more

Food
Location: Bangalore

shangri-la.com

2016 Indian banknote demonetisation - Wikipedia

To try to fight corruption, India suddenly required citizens to exchange small bills for new currency. Huge taxes we... more

Activity
Location: Bangalore

wikipedia.org

Beijing - Wikipedia

Beijing, the capital city of China. When I arrived the Air Quality index was terrible at over 200. However, it wors... more

Location: Beijing

wikipedia.org

Qianmen Quanjude Roast Duck Restaurant, Beijing - Tian'anmen / Wangfujing ...

Qianmen Quanjude Roast Duck Restaurant, Beijing: See 323 unbiased reviews of Qianmen Quanjude Roast Duck Restaurant,... more

Food
Location: Beijing

tripadvisor.com

Forbidden City - Wikipedia

The size and variety of buildings within the city was amazing.

Activity
Location: Beijing

wikipedia.org

Mutianyu Great Wall, Beijing: Tours, Facts, Tips

The Great Wall of Mutianyu, 65km to the north of Beijing city proper, is less crowded compared to Badaling, but with... more

Activity
Location: Beijing

travelchinaguide.com

Buenos Aires

This is a photo of Puerto Madero, a waterfront district in Buenos Aires. I spent a week studying Spanish.

Location: Buenos Aires
Vacation

argentina-argentinien.com

Connaught Place in Delhi, India - Lonely Planet

This confusing circular shopping district was named after George V’s uncle, the Duke of Connaught, and fashion... more

Location: Delhi
Shopping

lonelyplanet.com

Visit Helsinki : City of Helsinki’s official website for tourism and...

Helsinki - I visited at the wrong time of year. It was cold and snowy.

Location: Helsinki

visithelsinki.fi

Western Wall - Jerusalem

Western wall.

Activity
Location: Jerusalem
Vacation

sacred-destinations.com

Masada Desert Fortress

Hiked up before sunrise to this beautiful fortress.

Location: Jerusalem
Vacation

jewishvirtuallibrary.org

Melbourne Zoo, Attraction, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Get up close with more than 250 species as you explore rainforests, bushland and underwater worlds. Don't miss the z... more

Activity
Location: Melbourne
Vacation

visitvictoria.com

Australian Open Tennis Championships 2017 - The Grand Slam of Asia/Pacific...

The Official Site of the Australian Open Tennis Championships 16 - 29 Jan 2017.

Location: Melbourne
Vacation

ausopen.com

Visit 12 Apostles | Home

12 Apostles along Great ocean road

Do: Call
Location: Melbourne
Vacation

visit12apostles.com.au

Meet poke - the fish dish set to be Melbourne’s newest food hit | He...

Poke is pronounced POH-kay. I wondered why this place was packed. After eating there, I wondered no more. It was ama... more

Food
Location: Melbourne
Restaurant
Vacation

heraldsun.com.au

Mumbai

Mumbai, formerly Bombay, is big. It’s full of dreamers and hard-labourers, starlets and gangsters, stray dogs ... more

Location: Mumbai

lonelyplanet.com

Luxury Hotels in Mumbai | Mumbai Hotel | Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai

After staying near the airport for the first several nights, I moved to Southern Mumbia. Gorgeous hotels were next t... more

Location: Mumbai
Lodging

fourseasons.com

Global Citizen Festival, Mumbai

Music festival to raise money and awareness of major problems such access to toilets, education for women, and pover... more

Band: Coldplay
Concert
Location: Mumbai

globalcitizen.in

Sugarloaf Mountain (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil): Top Tips Before You Go - Trip...

Sugarloaf Mountain, Rio de Janeiro. Ranked No.1 attraction on TripAdvisor among 702 attractions. It is worth the tri... more

Activity
Location: Rio
Vacation

tripadvisor.com

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Corcadova - Picture of Laidback Rio, Rio de Janeiro - TripAdvisor

Laidback Rio, Rio de Janeiro Picture: Corcadova - Check out TripAdvisor members' 50,281 candid photos and videos of ... more

Activity
Location: Rio
Vacation

tripadvisor.com

La Carioca Cevicheria - 23 Photos & 12 Reviews - Peruvian - R. Garcia ...

La Carioca Cevicheria. We spent most of our nights in the neighborhood and lots of restaurants look good. This one i... more

Food
Location: Rio
Restaurant

yelp.com

Yoo2 Rio de Janeiro

Yoo2 Rio de Janeiro Hotel connects local soul with cutting-edge design, located in the beating heart of Rio de Janei... more

Hotel
Location: Rio
Vacation

yoo2.com

Carnival Rehearsals | RIO.com

Go behind the scenes of RIo Carnival and attend a Samba Parade rehearsal at a Samba School facility or in the Sambad... more

Concert
Location: Rio
Vacation

rio.com

Dois Irmãos Hike | Rio de Janeiro

Rode up on the back of a motorcycle through Favela. Then, Dave and I hiked another 45 minutes to the peak.

Activity
Location: Rio
Vacation

rioforyou.com

Carnaval 2017 - A Day at the Blocos... Rio de Janeiro

Learn more About Brasil ! Carnaval 2017 Rio de Janeiro --- Itinerary, information, Safety, street parties, Blocos, b... more

Activity
Location: Rio
Vacation

aboutbrasil.com

Ibirapuera Park (Sao Paulo, Brazil): Top Tips Before You Go - TripAdvisor

Monumento of Bandeiras in front of Ibirapuera Park, Sao Paulo.

Activity
Location: Sao Paolo
Vacation

tripadvisor.com

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Shanghai Travel Guide: Things to Do, Attractions, Best Time to Visit

I have never seen a more amazing skyline than that of Shanghai.

Location: Shanghai

chinahighlights.com

New world city plaza (Shanghai, China): Top Tips Before You Go - TripAdvis...

This mall like many in China is very vertical. It was interesting that each floor had a theme. Women's apparel, Spor... more

Location: Shanghai
Shopping

tripadvisor.com

Shanghai Maglev Train - Wikipedia

Super fast train that runs from Shanghai suburb to the airport.

Location: Shanghai
Transportation

wikipedia.org

The Bund Sightseeing Tunnel - 300 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu - Around Town - Tim...

A mind-bending audio-visual ride under the Huangpu River. Not worth the time.

Activity
Location: Shanghai

timeoutshanghai.com

Asia's Leading Internet Startup Accelerator - Chinaccelerator

Attended Demo Day. Several of the startups were e-commerce firms that were addressing the high cost of premium bran... more

Activity
Location: Shanghai

chinaccelerator.com

City of Stockholm

Where my trip began. Loved Stockholm.

Location: Stockholm

stockholm.se

Nobel Museum | Nobelmuseum.se

Nobel Museum. Inspiring. New, larger museum opens soon.

Location: Stockholm
Museum

nobelmuseum.se

Vasa Museum

Museum for warship that sunk on its first voyage and was recovered and restored 400 years after.

Location: Stockholm
Museum

vasamuseet.se

21 Pilots Concert at Ericsson Globe - Wikipedia

Concert hall. Attend 21 Pilots concert. Awesome live show.

Concert
Location: Stockholm

wikipedia.org

Riche, a bustling brasserie in central Stockholm, Stureplan

Fine French style restaurant in Stockholm.

Food
Location: Stockholm
Type: Swedish meatballs

riche.se

Sydney Opera House | australia.gov.au

The magnificent Sydney Opera house

Landmarks
Location: Sydney
Vacation

australia.gov.au

Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk (Sydney, Australia): Top Tips Before Yo...

When in Sydney, absolutely take the walk along the path from Bondi to Coogee beaches. It is spectacular. It makes fo... more

Location: Sydney
Vacation

tripadvisor.com

Aston Martin Car Reviews - Aston Martin Pricing, Photos and Specs - CARand...

Check out Aston Martin car reviews at CARandDRIVER.com. Use our Car Buying Guide to research Aston Martin prices, sp... more

Cars: ashton martin
Location: Sydney
Rank: 1
Vacation

caranddriver.com

NYE Live | Sydney New Year's Eve

Watch the Sydney New Year's Eve fireworks displays, catch the Harbour of Light Parade and share your experience with... more

Location: Sydney
Vacation

sydneynewyearseve.com

Sixteen Glorious Tel Aviv Beaches

Tel Aviv beach. Great run and bike path.

Location: Tel Aviv
Vacation

go-telaviv.com