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As one part of the world faces up to another 5 years of absolute misery and another part has another 3 and half years to go you would be forgiven for being a little glum. You’d even be forgiven for thinking ‘what’s the point?’, I get it, I really do. The prospects are quite grim. So in that case you might as well make the most of it whilst you still can! Free yourself from the shackles of dystopian governments … Continue reading

Digital Nomad Essential Kit: Appsolutely fabulous. The best apps for all digital nomads. Part 3.

Digital Nomad Essential Kit – Appsolutely fabulous. Part 3. Welcome to part 3 of the ‘appening’. Another chance for you to (hopefully) discover some thing new and exciting to help make your digital nomad adventures easier. Or more fun. Or even just less dull. Basically it will help you pass some time somewhere. Pretty Streets – Sometimes you just want to go for a nice walk on a pretty street. Get Pretty Streets and you can. LuckyTrip – If you’ve got the money … Continue reading

Digital Nomad Essential Kit: Appsolutely fabulous. The best apps for all digital nomads. Part 2.

Digital Nomad Essential Kit – Appsolutely fabulous. Part 2. Here we go with another 25 apps all discerning Digital Nomads should be clued up on. That brings your total so far up to the magic five-o, that’s 50(!) of the finest bits of digital kit designed to make your life easier, happier and just better in general. Duolingo – ‘Hallo. Wie heißt du? Ich heiße Tom.’ If you are now sat wondering what on earth I am talking about you … Continue reading

Digital Nomad Essential Kit: Appsolutely fabulous*. The best apps for all digital nomads. Part 1.

*That’s bad. Sorry. I am in a ”loud neighbor that parties hard until 4 am and a cat that likes to sing at 5:30 am lack of sleep comatose”. It’s been like this for 4 days now. Pray for my sleep salvation. Digital Nomad Essential Kit: Appsolutely fabulous. Part 1. Strap yourselves in kids. It’s time for the first part of another mildly epic series of posts designed to help you get the best out of life on the digital … Continue reading

Digital Nomad Essential Kit: What does a wanderer need? (digital)

Digital Nomad – What does a wanderer need? Oh well you roam from town to town you go through life without a care ‘Til you’re as happy as a clown With your electronics made of metal, well you’re going everywhere. Once you’ve decided on the clothes and fashion accessories you want to take you need to start thinking about the other bits, the tools of your trade, your entertainment makers. The little bits and pieces that will keep you sane … Continue reading

Digital Nomad Essential Kit- What does a wanderer need? (analogue)

Digital Nomad – What does a wanderer need? They call you wanderer yeah the wanderer You roam around around around… With all the things you need neatly packed away in your bag. It’s one the first major decisions every digital nomad is faced with and in, my opinion, probably the hardest. What do you need to take? You basically have 3 options. Option 1, you travel light, the bare essentials, a few tops, a couple of pairs of trousers and … Continue reading

Digital Nomad Jobs: Picked it, packed it, backed it? Ready to fly.

Digital Nomad Essential Kit – Bags Welcome to the first of a regular(ish), exciting(ish) series on essential kit for the modern-day digital nomad. What better place to start than with arguably the most important piece of kit every digital nomad is going to need. The place your possessions will be calling home for the duration. The place where it all begins. Your bag. Choosing the right kind of bag for your travels is a big deal, too big and you run … Continue reading

Digital Nomad Gadgets – Tablets

Digital Nomad Gadgets – Tablets If you can get away without carrying a laptop with you why not? If you don’t need one don’t take one. You might be able to use a tablet to the same effect, which are easier to carry, less to worry about and far more convenient. Tablet computers are ideal for the nomad that works in a less high-end computer based role, think more e-book author or blogger than graphic designer – small in size and often … Continue reading

Digital Nomad Gadgets

Tom’s guide to the best Digital Nomad Gadgets! Laptops. If you’ve quit the day job, booked your flights and packed your socks, relax. The hard work is almost done. Now it’s time to think about the electronic luxuries that can make your digital nomading adventures that little bit more comfortable and enjoyable. These digital nomad gadgets can offer you everything from communication with the rest of the world, to access to work, to pure and simple entertainment. They can also … Continue reading

Choosing the perfect bag

Somewhere to keep all your worldly goods! Every traveler needs a decent bag – after all you’re carrying your home on your back! Although what kind of bag you need will depend very much on what kind of digital nomad you are, there are a few things to keep in mind if you’re constantly on the move.If you’re a frequent flyer and happy to travel light, make sure your bag fits within the cabin limits – this is crucially important … Continue reading