Malte E. Kollenberg is a correspondent who lives in Seoul and covers Manila in the Philippines for Forbes Travel Guide. Kollenberg is a German-born freelancer who writes about Asia. He travels in the region frequently and has spent quite some time in the Philippines recently. Kollenberg has written a travel series on the island nation for Germany’s major travel guide, Merian. His multimedia work has appeared in various media in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Korea, the Philippines and the United States.