Aaron Sperling

Trying to make work chimp simple

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.

Finns Beach Club - Canggu

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

Bar
Location: Bali
Vacation

finnsbeachclub.com

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

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

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

Zonars, Athens: Tasty cocktails and appetizers.

Food
Location: Athens
Restaurant

tripadvisor.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

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

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

Visit 12 Apostles | Home

12 Apostles along Great ocean road

Do: Call
Location: Melbourne
Vacation

visit12apostles.com.au

Forbidden City - Wikipedia

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

Activity
Location: Beijing

wikipedia.org

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

Western Wall - Jerusalem

Western wall.

Activity
Location: Jerusalem
Vacation

sacred-destinations.com

Sixteen Glorious Tel Aviv Beaches

Tel Aviv beach. Great run and bike path.

Location: Tel Aviv
Vacation

go-telaviv.com

Masada Desert Fortress

Hiked up before sunrise to this beautiful fortress.

Location: Jerusalem
Vacation

jewishvirtuallibrary.org

Bangalore Temple

One of many beautiful temples.

Location: Bangalore

discoverbangalore.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

Nobel Museum | Nobelmuseum.se

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

Location: Stockholm
Museum

nobelmuseum.se

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

Human Foosball

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

Activity
Location: Auckland
Vacation

childrenschurchgames.com

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

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

Mumbai

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

Location: Mumbai

lonelyplanet.com

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

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

Location: Bangalore
Lodging

liveinstyle.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

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

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

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

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

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

Sydney Opera House | australia.gov.au

The magnificent Sydney Opera house

Landmarks
Location: Sydney
Vacation

australia.gov.au

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

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

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

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

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

Shanghai Maglev Train - Wikipedia

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

Location: Shanghai
Transportation

wikipedia.org

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The acropolis dominates the skyline in Athens.

Activity
Location: Athens

tripadvisor.com

Riche, a bustling brasserie in central Stockholm, Stureplan

Fine French style restaurant in Stockholm.

Food
Location: Stockholm
Type: Swedish meatballs

riche.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

City of Stockholm

Where my trip began. Loved Stockholm.

Location: Stockholm

stockholm.se

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

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

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