Brian Spencer is a professional writer and editor with over 10 years experience working as both an in-house staffer and freelancer. After nearly four years serving as Travel Editor for About.com, at the time a New York Times company, he took the plunge into full-time freelancing in March 2012.
Brian’s work has appeared in a number of online and print publications, including BootsnAll, CNN Travel, Cayman Skies, Destination Hyatt, Lonely Planet, Mabuhay Magazine, Matador Abroad, Travel + Leisure Southeast Asia, and Tiger Tales. In addition, he writes a weekly feature for the blog side of the award-winning online travel magazine Perceptive Travel.
He grew up a metro Detroiter, went to college in middle Tennessee, moved to New York City and settled into Brooklyn for nearly a decade, lived in Bangkok (twice), and in July 2012 relocated to Singapore.