Akanksha Nair

Writer and Editor


A custom content professional – I write and edit content for a number of magazines at a media company in Singapore. I write across a variety of beats, including travel, lifestyle, science, nature and wildlife, technology and business. Here's a peek at some of my published work so far!

Scoot Inflight Magazine
A Trail of Thrones

A unique travel story documenting a royal road trip through Mysore, the Indian City of Palaces

BBC Earth Magazine Asia
Monthly Editor's Note

One of my monthly Editor's Notes for BBC Earth Magazine Asia

Lonely Planet Asia
City at a Glance: Tokyo

For Lonely Planet Asia: my round-up of the unmissable travel highlights in Tokyo, Japan

Scoot Inflight Magazine
Dreamy Destination Weddings

Cover Story for the February issue of the magazine. The brief was to promote the given destinations using real, relatable stories and images. This rest of this issue was also entirely commissioned and edited by me.

Scoot Inflight Magazine
Tales from Two Cities

Feature story with a unique travel exchange concept, where two natives exchange itineraries to explore a new city like a local

Commissioning and Editing work

BBC Earth Magazine Asia
Antarctica and Us

Edited and commissioned Fraser Morton's article for the September 2018 issue of BBC Earth. His feature takes us through his Antarctica expedition, and evocatively reminds readers of the need for climate action

BBC Earth Magazine Asia
Blue Planet 2

Cover Story: Covering the launch of Blue Planet II in Asia as per the brief given by BBC Worldwide (now BBC Studios)