• Unhappy nomad life
    Daily Life

    The Unhappy Nomad

    It starts to seep through the search results: The unhappy nomad. Digital nomads who find that ‘the lifestyle’ does not live up to their expectations. When I read a post and replies on Reddit, I learn that that unhappy nomad…

  • Mexico digital nomads
    Mexico

    Can you work as a freelancer in Mexico?

    Mexico has long been a favorite of US and Canadian freelancers who’ve decided to take their work on the road. With its reliable high-speed internet, and a lot of amazing (beach) locations Mexico seems like a great place to work…

  • backpack, luggage, 2019, practice, perfection, best packing, gear you need, travel tips, clothes, what to bring
    Daily Life

    What’s in my Backpack in 2019?

    In 2015 I wrote: People often ask me if I will ship my stuff overseas. Simple answer: no I will not ship my stuff. I will be living as a nomad: backpack and shoulder bag only. I’ve decided to buy…

  • Touist, mobile phone, best sim, italy, vodafone, price, roaming, data, europe
    Italy

    What is the best Tourist Sim for Italy?

    When visiting Italy, coming from outside Europe, it is easier to use a local sim. It is also more affordable than roaming. At the airport, you can buy a Vodafone tourist sim, for 25 euro including 5-gigabyte internet and free…

  • Moving to Spain from another European country
    Moving Abroad,  Spain

    I want to live in Spain

    For Europeans it is easy to move to Spain, the European Union and Schengen Zone offers free travel to its citizens. That makes it hassle-free to just move to another country and start a life there. They only rule one…

  • dapper, dapper leven, nomadisch leven, dappere vrouw, ben ik dapper?
    Moving Abroad

    Nomadic life over 50

    When you hear about “digital nomads,” you probably picture young people with plenty of experience in technology or world-wise millennials that conquer the world as if they have no fear and know all. There are not many older nomads, but…