Deuchars IPA, drag acts and destitute artists: a postcard from Edinburgh Festival

  Despite living off a diet consisting almost exclusively of chips and Deuchars IPA, my biggest problem was mental indigestion; I was obese on culture, a common complaint this time of the year, when festival season grips Edinburgh. “If you’re feeling broken I can put you back together,” promised Deirdre, a comedian from Texas, who picked out my weary face in Grassmarket, where she was flyering for her show. “I can’t promise I’ll put you back together in the right order, but you might prefer it that way.” She suggested I…

Top Daytrip Destinations from Ahmedabad

The largest city of Gujarat located on the banks of the Sabarmati River, Ahmedabad is a vast city with a great deal of historic places and beautiful sites to visit. If you are planning to visit the interestingcity of Ahmedabad, then you are at the right place! Let us guide you through top daytrip places that are a must visit when here! All you got to do then is head over to any of the travel portals, book Hyderabad to Ahmedabad air tickets and easily plan your trip online.  …

How to become a digital nomad: expert tips from a full-time traveler

What is a digital nomad? Digital nomads are people who love to travel the world and work from anywhere. All they need is a laptop and stable internet connection. However, this cannot be mixed up with backpackers or people doing an around-the-world trip: nomads travel slow, live like a local – and yes, they really work. Digital nomads can be split in to three groups: freelancers (work for clients/others and still exchange time against money); entrepreneurs (build scalable products and services but work anywhere); and remote workers (standard employees, but…

How To Fund A Nomadic Lifestyle Of Camping And Traveling In 2017

We’d love to know how to fund a nomadic lifestyle of camping and traveling. What an adventure it would be to be living such a nomad life. Unfortunately however, we are all constrained by the need to pay the weekly bills so for many of us this remains an illusive dream. But have you ever wondered what you would do and where you would go if you could fund nomadic living… even just for a short time a nomad life camping from place to place, literally? Yes? Well, so have…

PRACTICAL TIPS FROM YEARS OF TRAVELING THE WORLD

1. Being a solo traveler does not mean that you are lonely. One of the most frequent questions I receive is “are you lonely travelling alone?” This is a natural assumption; before they visited, even my parents envisioned my sitting alone and singing myself to sleep. But when they met me in Bangkok, they quickly realized there was a vibrant community of journalists and writers and photographers and almost instantly, I had a group of friends. The nature of travel is that it intensifies human experiences, transcending social rules that would apply at home.…

5 Tips for Surviving as a Digital Nomad

How to make the most of your nomadic lifestyle — and actually get work done. A few days after arriving in Nepal in the fall of 2015, I spoke with a fellow traveler who asked me what it is that I do for a living. After explaining to her that I’m into digital marketing and tend to work with clients all across the globe, she said, “Oh, so you’re a nomad?” Prior to that conversation, the only type of “nomad” that I was aware of was the kind that goes on a 2,000-mile…

9 uncomfortable truths about living a nomadic lifestyle

1. You live life 24 hours at a time, maximum. A schedule, what’s that? Uncertainty becomes your best friend and flexibility is your mode of operation. Not always a bad thing, but you might lose your ability to make long term plans. Even when you attempt to plan, you know in the back of your mind that irrationality will overpower reason when presented with an awesome alternative like an invitation to crew on a trans-Atlantic yacht. Your future is always in flux, so forget a five year plan, its a…

Advantage of Nomad Lifestyle

The decision to become a Nomad and roam the earth for an extended amount of time (or even for life) can be made for a variety of reasons. A Nomadic Lifestyle does have some substantial disadvantages, but fortunately there are some key advantages to making the world your home.  Advantages Is fun. Social media sites such as Facebook are a prime example of how the average person narrows down their public posts to the elite experience of their life – the fun moments, the times where unique experiences were had. But how many of those moments do…

Case Study of Digital Nomad Lifestyle Rules

This article is personal, since it relates to specific rules I follow while living my digital nomad life. In a way, those rules are the pillars of my own nomadic “religion” and allow me to put some order in what at first glance seems like an uncertain and unbalanced lifestyle. Most of the rules here will not be relevant to you, since sadly or fortunately, you and I are different. This is simply a digital nomad case study based on the years I spent on the road. I publish this article for the following reasons: 1) As…

Digital Nomad Lifestyle The Modern Nomads

Living the Digital Nomad Lifestyle means relying on the internet to financially sustain a modern nomadic life. This relatively new trend allows you to become location independent and constantly move between cities as countries while working remotely. The digital nomad lifestyle is rapidly becoming one of the most popular ways of living a nomadic lifestyle. This trend reflects the possibilities that technology offers to create a growing number of Modern Nomads. The main reasons for the rise of the digital nomad trend are: The improvement of internet speed all over the world. Growing acceptance of remote work…

Tips for Long Bus and Train Rides

When considering your means of transportation from one place to the next, traveling by a bus or a train offers many advantages. First of all, you can see the view – not just your starting point and destination – but everything in between as well. Second, someone else is doing the driving, so it’s one less thing for you to worry about. Instead, you can focus on your work, reading or anything else you’d want to do during those precious hours. And finally, it’s a great way to meet new…

Tips for Aspiring Nomads

 You, who may be considering becoming nomads yourselves, and have some concerns. You’re not sure if the lifestyle is right for you, you’re not sure where to begin, how to make money on the road or how to deal with your families. I agree that not all of us have to follow a regular lifestyle. We do have a limited time on this planet and an alternative way of living may be a better fit for some people. However, I can see that a lot of times people attack the…