New episode every Monday & Thursday

Season 2

Connecting With Local Culture As A Digital Nomad & What Will Be The Next Hotspot?

As a digital nomad, it's very easy to live in a bubble and only interact with other nomads and expats (in my experience at least). Ranika makes it easier than ever to connect with locals and really experience a new culture. S...

How Jeanna Crafted Her Own Ideal Remote Job

After 17 years in a corporate career, Jeanna was burnt out and decided to make a big change in her life. She started her own business to make sure she could have a better work-life balance, and moved to Belize. In this episod...

Free Accommodation Around The World Through Housesitting

Do you like pets and free accommodation around the world? If yes, this episode is for you. Today, Brooke Baum shares how she and her husband travel on a budget, while staying in amazing homes around the world. She loves house...

My Story: Getting a Remote Job After Years of Full-Time Entrepreneurship

When I started digital nomading, 4.5 years ago, I had no idea how to earn an income online. Since then, I freelanced, built an agency, pivoted my business, and found a remote job. In this episode, I'll take you through my own...

Travel Is Not About Checking Places Off A List, It's About How Each Destination Becomes A Part Of Us

Why do we travel? How can we find balance between work and travel as a digital nomad? These are some of the questions Kristin Vierra and I discuss in this episode. Kristin went from her corporate life in the USA, to being an ...

Casey's First 3 Months As A Digital Nomad & How He Designed His Dream Life

Casey Chung had a successful career as an accountant, until he realized that he didn't really enjoy what he did every day. He decided to switch his corporate lifestyle for a life filled with freedom, travel and curiosity. Aft...

How Desmond Builds His Sales Business While Traveling As A Slowmad

When the pandemic started, Desmond Dixon had to close down his business in the United States. He started working remotely in sales, and eventually decided to start his new business fully remote. He now travels the world for a...

The Benefits Of Daily Adventures And Outdoor Sports For Digital Nomads

Do you feel adventurous? Would you call yourself outdoorsy? If your answer is no, listen to this episode with Maja Mazur. Maja (co-founder of Revity) and I talk about: Her digital nomad story, leaving London in the pandemic a...

If You Do What You Love, The Right Opportunities Will Open Up

Remote jewelry designer Reut truly made travel part of her work. In this episode, she shares how she finds inspiration in her journey and everyday adventures, how she found the perfect remote job while building her own busine...

How To Deal With Uncertainty As A Freelancer & Digital Nomad

In our society, being employed is generally seen as the safe option, while freelancing can be uncertain. But is that really the case? In this episode, Anthony Uzarowksi and I talk about being open to opportunities, random inc...

Reinvent Your Career With Work Reinvention Strategist Lydia Lee

Many new digital nomads start from scratch in their remote work journey. But you don't have to, according to Work Reinvention Strategist Lydia Lee. In this episode, she tells us exactly how to transfer your existing skills in...

Coliving And Community Hacks For Digital Nomads

Community has been a huge deal for me as a digital nomad. When I started my nomad journey, I thought I would go off the beaten path and travel to a lot of cool remote places. That turned out not to be super fun when you're wo...

Solo Female Travel And Vanlife With A Cat

Janine Mehner always traveled a lot for her work as a journalist and moderator. When the pandemic started, she decided to buy a van and start solo traveling around Europe with her cat. In this episode, Kendra and Janine talk ...

How Angela Translated Her Experience As A Professional Basketball Player Into A Location Independent Digital Nomad Career

Angela's first experience living abroad was when she played professional basketball in Germany. She is has now built a home base in Medellin, Colombia and runs her PR agency remotely. A true full circle moment which combines...

Productivity, Time Blocking, Community, And Crafting A Seamless Remote Work Experience

How to create a seamless remote work experience? That's the question Eric Sutfin asked himself when he co-founded ZEAL, a community of like-minded explorers. In this episode, Eric and I talk about his remote work journey, off...

My Own Digital Nomad Story & What I've Learned From Interviewing 100 Digital Nomads

After 100 interviews with digital nomads, I thought it would be time to tell my own digital nomad story. So for this special episode, number 100, I asked Kendra to interview me (Anne). We talk about why and how I became a dig...

How Mary Traveled Latin America As A Nomadic Freelancer In Her Sabbatical Year

A lot of nomads we speak to on the podcast have sold all their stuff, quit their jobs and left their home countries to travel indefinitely. But it doesn't have to be such a big change. Mary Regel decided to take a 1 year sabb...

Your Tolerance For Inconvenience Defines The Level Of Your Adventure; 8 Years In An RV With 2 Kids

Michael Boyink lived in the suburbs with his wife and two kids when he realized that they had an amazing opportunity to be location independent. He worked as a self-employed web developer, they home schooled their kids, and t...

Keep Your Brain Fit And Healthy For A Productive Digital Nomad Life, w/ Brain Coach Angela Shurina

Angela started her digital nomad journey when she left Siberia to live on a tropical island and work as a personal trainer. After a while, she got a bit bored of the small island life and moved on. Now, she lives in Playa Del...

How Vanessa Crafted Her Own Digital Nomad Story By Networking With The Right People

After a crisis, Vanessa started her personal development journey. The more she worked in herself, the more she felt pulled to travel. She redesigned her mom's website and all of a sudden received requests from other people. S...

How To Overcome Loneliness And Find Your Community As A Digital Nomad

Elisa started her digital nomad journey as a coincidence when she had to work from home in the pandemic. This became a great opportunity for her, to leave South Africa and explore her own country, Colombia. She works as a com...

Why Alignment Is Important In Your Remote Career Or Online Business

Want to start an online business? Just find out what you love and how to get paid doing that. Sounds simple right? But what if you're trying a lot of different business models and nothing works out? That's what happened when ...

Remote Work vs. Travel Destinations; What To Look For To Find The Perfect Lifestyle?

Niamh was on the pod 1 year ago, and today she's back to give us an update. We talk about what changed in her VA business Team Virtual (a lot!), in her lifestyle, lessons learned and where she's traveling next. Listen to my p...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Remote Job (9-5)

How To Thrive In Your First Months As A Digital Nomad

Sara Reyes had a great job helping students to live abroad, but she was so busy that she wasn't doing any traveling herself anymore. She decided to resign from her job at the start of the pandemic, without any job offers in s...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Travel

Is The Digital Nomad Lifestyle Possible For Everyone?

I always love to tell people that everyone can be a digital nomad. This lifestyle is possible, whoever you are. But is that really true? Maliha Fairooz traveled to 97 countries with her Bangladeshi passport. In this episode s...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Travel

Common Money Mistakes For Digital Nomads & How To Overcome Them

Doing what you love is only part of the success formula, there's much more you need. One of those things is money. Money is important, especially when you're traveling the world and/or building a business. In today's episode,...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle

How To Not Burn Out From The Digital Nomad Lifestyle

Flights, time zone changes, making new friends, loneliness... The digital nomad lifestyle looks awesome on instagram, but it's not always easy. How can you make sure you're happy while dealing with all the challenges nomading...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle

How To Stay Mentally, Physically And Financially Healthy While Traveling

How can you make sure you stay healthy while moving around all the time? I haven't been able to figure that one out, but Loren Ross has. In this episode, digital nomad & digital marketer Loren tells us how he structures his d...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle

The Benefits Of Prioritizing Time For Yourself, Community And Reflection

After traveling fast for a while and dealing with all the stress that comes with that, Noah Scott went home to LA and surprised himself when he missed the traveling lifestyle. Now, he lives 1-3 month in 1 location, while he w...

Travel

Housing Challenges In Portugal (D7 & Golden Visa)

The biggest problem for digital nomads and residency seekers in Portugal at the moment is finding good, affordable housing. Privacy Post helps clients exactly with that part of the application process, and Dallas, founder of ...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle

What It Means To Be Locally Rooted And Globally Minded w/ Whitney Buchmann

Why do you want to be a digital nomad? For Whitney Buchmann, nomadic Social Impact Consultant, it has been very important to know her 'why'. That made her learn to be patient and stay in a place longer - usually a few months....

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Online Business

How Sondre Rasch, Co-Founder Of SafetyWing, Makes Long Term Travel And Digital Nomad Life Easier

When I started my digital nomad journey, it was SUCH a hassle to figure out which insurances I needed and how to get them. Sondre Rasch had the same problem, and he decided to solve it. He started SafetyWing - SafetyWing is o...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Travel Online Business

How To Prep And Plan For Transitioning Into A Nomadic Lifestyle

Stacyann Forrester started her digital nomad journey just 5 months before our interview. In this episode, she goes into how she spent a year preparing for her big leap into the digital nomad lifestyle, what she did to prepare...

Travel

The Good Wouldn't Exist Without The Bad: Moving To Spain And Going Nomadic

Kimberly Lynn has been a nomadic online English teacher for years. It hasn't always been easy, but she also has some incredible stories to share. In this episode, Kimberly shares the story of her move to Madrid, how she got i...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle

After Nomad Life: Integrating A Nomadic And Traditional Lifestyle

What happens when you've been a digital nomad for 10+ years and you've 'made it'. Do you go home? Do you keep traveling? In this episode, Jeff Sauer walks us through his digital nomad story. We talk about how he started livin...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Online Business

The Positive Impact Of The Digital Nomad Lifestyle On Tasha's Work Life

Traveling full time is not only a lot of fun, Tasha argues that it actually makes her more creative in her work as well. In this episode, Tasha Prados will tell us all about her transition into a digital nomad lifestyle, how ...

Travel Online Business

How Mike Moll Runs His Agency In 2 Hours Per Week While Traveling Full Time

Mike Moll has been running his marketing agency for the past 9 years, and he has learned a lot. He focused on building a business that works perfectly with his full time travel lifestyle, which means that he now only needs 2 ...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle

Meet Our New Cohost: Retreat Leader Kendra Hasse

Kendra is an international retreat leader and the brand new cohost of this podcast! I'm so excited she decided to join me here on the podcast, both as a guest and soon on the other side of the mic as a host. In this episode, ...

Living On A Sailboat & Building A Coliving Community In East-Africa

I am SO impressed by Duncan & Camilla. First they sold everything and traded their apartment in London for a sailboat. Now, they started a new project: building a coliving community in East-Africa, starting in the beach town ...

Travel Online Business

Home Base Or No Home Base? & Running A Remote Local Business

During the pandemic, a lot of digital nomads decided to get a home base and stay put. One of them was Neel Parekh, founder of remote local business MaidThis. In this interview, Neel and I talk about the pros and cons of havin...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle

Why Work-Life Integration Is Extra Important For Digital Nomads

Does work-life balance even exist? I'm actually not sure anymore, especially when you live nomadically and work from anywhere. In this episode, Satu Makinen and I chat about work-life integration, the value of changing career...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Short Story

How To Get Away From The Hustle Culture [SHORT STORY #4]

I thought I got away from the hustle culture by quitting my job and taking off to travel, but it turned out that I took the hustle with me! This part of my interview with Matthew Turner will give you some tools and tips on ho...

Travel

Portugal for remote workers + how to get residency (D7 visa)

The world is changing. Travel is getting more expensive... How to keep traveling? Create a hub and spoke in Portugal. In this episode, Dallas and I talk about: Why Portugal? What are the best places to live in Portugal? What ...

Remote Job (9-5)

The Power Of Networking - Do This When You're Looking For A Remote Job

You know what- living a nomadic lifestyle + building an online business is difficult. It required a lot of hard work, dedication, and sometimes also a break. Nienke Nina has been living abroad for the past 7 years. She studie...

Remote Job (9-5) Short Story

Building A Remote Career From Scratch [SHORT STORY #2]

How to find a fun, well-paid, remote job when you're fresh out of college and have no experience? That's the question Daphnée asked herself after freelancing for a while. She loved digital nomad life, but she didn't love not ...

Online Business Location Independent Freelancing Remote Job (9-5)

How To Work Remotely Despite Bad Internet On The Road

When Nik arrived in his Airbnb in Mexico, he opened his laptop and realized immediately that the internet connection was going to be a problem. So what do you do when you have to work that day and you don't have time to look ...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Short Story

Dana's Experience Teaching English In Vietnam [SHORT STORY #1]

Teaching English is a great way to go abroad, without having to figure out the whole remote work thing (yet). That's exactly what Dana did 4 years ago. Now that borders open, visas are available again, and everyone is excited...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Travel Online Business

5 Steps To Figure Out Your Online Business Model

Anastasia and Tomer started a blog when they started traveling the world. After a while, they realized that even their families were not reading their posts and something had to change. They completely changed their strategy ...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Location Independent Freelancing

Using Upwork To Become A Freelance Attorney & Life In Medellin

Another digital nomad job that I never thought would be possible: Sharita Jennings is a freelance attorney. She quit her corporate job and used Upwork to build up her freelance career. Listen to this interview to learn the st...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Online Business

Why It's Important To Love What You Do & The Value Of Multiple Income Streams

" Happiness isn't a state, it's doing things. What do you really like doing? Build a lifestyle where you can do more of that." The goal for many digital nomads is to earn passive income while lying on a beach, sipping mojito'...