New episode every Monday & Thursday

Season 2

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Online Business

Figuring Out Digital Nomad Life And Online Business, With Chapin Kreuter From The Misfits & Rejects Podcast

After 10 years of living in Nicaragua, Chapin was home for only 9 months before he left for Thailand to start his digital nomad journey. Now, 6+ years in and he's still trying to figure out what business idea works for him an...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Travel

Adventure Travel And Working Local Jobs Around The World

Björn Palsson has been traveling fulltime for 12 years! For most of this time, he funded his travels by working local jobs around the world, saving most of his income, and then travel until he was broke. I HAD to ask Björn fo...

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How Chelsea Took Her Business On The Road In Australia And Europe

Chelsea Riffe was in Australia when the pandemic started and she lost her job in a restaurant. She turned this stressful event around by using all the free time she had when she worked as a nanny to her advantage, to start he...

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How Sonia Went From Solopreneur To Agency Owner From Her Van In Australia

Remember Sonia? She was on the podcast 6 months ago to talk about how she started her brand and web design business in Australia. She's back on the show to talk about all the changes she has made in her business and her life....

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Online Business Location Independent Freelancing

How Steve Used Upwork To Start A New Freelance Career And Moved To Croatia

Steve Tsentserensky lived the feast or famine freelance trap in the US before the pandemic started. When he found himself sleeping on his sister's couch with no new freelance prospect in sight, he knew something had to change...

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What You Need To Know About Privacy When You Live Nomadically

One of the most annoying things about going nomadic is finding out what to do with your mail. There are a few services out there that will scan your mail for you, so you can access them digitally, but they're not very secure....

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Felly's Quest To Find A Digital Nomad Husband & How She Started And Scaled Her VA Agency

Is it just me or is it super interesting to hear about other people's dating life? In this episode, the amazing Felly Day tells us everything about how she started her digital nomad life as a VA, scaled quickly to an agency, ...

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How Cam Runs Eight Businesses Remotely

Yes, you read that right - Cam Woodsum owns 8 businesses. And quite successfully, since he's been financially independent since he was 28. In this interview, I asked Cam how (but like really HOW?!) he manages to run eight bus...

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How To Deal With Culture Shock And Find Friends When Moving Abroad

David McNeill always had a passion for the Japanese language and culture. When he was 26 years old, he finally left his home country to live in Japan and it didn't disappoint! He had the time of his life. Since then, David al...

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The Dark Side Of Today's Hustle Culture & How To Use It To Your Benefit

When you're a digital nomad, the internet is most likely your best friend. It's allows you to work from your laptop, wherever you are in the world. But there's also a dark side to being connected all the time. In this episode...

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The Fast Growing Digital Nomad Industry In India, Will India Have The Next Hotspot?

Saurav Arya is the OG Indian digital nomad. When he was working as a mechanical engineer, he took a gap year and never returned back to the office. He now has a homebase in Bangalore, India, while traveling to 8-10 different ...

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Part-time Nomads Living In Mexico While Immersing In Local And Indigenous Culture Around The World

Cassie & Nate left their home country to travel the world, but ended up staying at their first destination. They enjoyed Mexico so much, that they decided to make it their home base. After several career pivots and turning a ...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Travel Online Business

The Real & Crazy Digital Nomad Life, With Nomad Coach Christina Davis

Christina left her corporate job with no plan B. She started traveling and slowly found out what she wanted to do in life. She dabbled into social media management, but decided that's not her perfect nomad job. Eventually, sh...

Online Business Location Independent Freelancing

Expat Life In Russa, Side Hustles And Relocation Plans, With Stephen Krisel

Stephen left his home country to teach in Moskow, Russia for 1 year. It's been years and he still lives in Russia! I had to ask him why he chose to relocate to Russia, what he likes about living in Moskow and what made him st...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Travel

Sabbaticals, (Very) Early Retirement, And Financial Independence, With Eric Richard

Eric Richard (31) retired last year to travel the world and start a podcast. After a year of travel, COVID ruined Erics plans and he went back to work. Now, he's continuing his FIRE (Finanial Independence Retire Early) journe...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Remote Job (9-5)

Are You Taking Enough Time To Explore What You Want In Life? Steph Smith About Exploring Vs. Exploiting

Steph has an amazingly successful digital nomad career, several side hustles and a home base in San Diego. But she only got here after taking her time to explore what she really wants in life. In this interview, Steph and I t...

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Improving Remote Work With Rise Remotely

Our guest today, Christina Voll, went from digital nomading through university to building her own remote work platform, Rise Remotely. I love how Christina eased in to digital nomad life, instead of making a drastic move (li...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Online Business Remote Job (9-5)

Getting A Remote Job vs. Starting Your Own Business, With Jordan Carroll

Nobody cares about the future of work, they care about the future of living - Chris Herd, Firstbase. If you want to travel the world while working remotely, you generally have 2 options: start your own business or work for so...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Location Independent Freelancing

It's Not Too Late - How Rachael Pilcher Started Her Digital Nomad Life At 40

Rachael Pilcher is a digital nomad and professional freelance copywriter for tech and SaaS companies. She's worked with some of the world's best software brands, but it wasn't always this way. In 2015, she made the life-alter...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Travel

How To Travel Long Term, With Professional Hobo Nora Dunn

Nora Dunn has been traveling long term for the past 15 years, of which 12 full time. I asked her to come on the podcast to ask her exactly how she does it and what she has learned along the way. We also talked about why Nora ...

Online Business Location Independent Freelancing

Getting Out Of The Freelance Trap And Hiring A Remote Team, With Tega Diegbe

Many digital nomads (including myself) start their career freelancing. Freelancing is awesome, but you're still trading time for money. Tega Diegbe can help you get out of that trap by hiring your own remote team. In this int...

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Getting Kicked Out Of Australia And Writing A Book About It, With Travis King

Travis King has the craziest travel stories I've ever heard. Lucky for us, he wrote a book about it: Not That Anyone Asked, A Travel Memoir About Sex, Drugs, Love And Finding Purpose. In this episode, Travis tells us why he s...

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Settling Down After Nomad Life; Anchor Or Prison? With Danielle Sunberg

Danielle left the traditional definition of success as a "Big Law" litigator in Washington D.C. behind to travel the world with a backpack exploring what it means to be human in the modern world. She became an expert in Easte...

Travel

Solo Travel Tips And Tricks From Dr. Mary Travelbest

Dr. Mary Travelbest has been traveling solo for almost 5 decades. Her first trip was to New York City when she was only 15 years old! In this episode, Dr. Mary will share some of her most important lessons that she learnt fro...

Online Business

Building A Highly Successful Business - What's Next? With Ella Cook [Part 2]

Ella Cook has built her business up to the point where she has all the time and financial freedom she has been looking for. So now what? What's next? We also talk about how Ella ended up in Bali, how she started her business ...

Travel Online Business

Going Through Hardships And Making Sacrifices To Becoming A Location Independent Entrepreneur, With Ella Cook

Life hasn't been easy for Ella Cook. She's a digital nomad now, running her business location independent from Bali. But it hasn't been easy to get here. Ella grew up in Zambia, went to high school and university in the UK, a...

Travel

Learning Languages And Connecting Different Cultures, With Hebah Nigm

Hebah speaks 6 (SIX!) languages fluently. she also has a YouTube channel called Hebah's Rollercoaster where she shares videos about languages, language learning, and differences between cultures. In this episode, Hebah and I ...

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Dating As A Digital Nomad: The Mindset Shift You Need To Make

Dating as a digital nomad is tough! At least that's what I always told myself. Kimberly Koehler came on the podcast today to talk about why dating as a digital nomad is only as hard as you make it for yourself and how to succ...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Location Independent Freelancing

From Drug Addiction To Living In Budapest As A Digital Nomad, With Francis Nayan

Francis probably the most inspiring story I've shared on this podcast so far. He went from being addicted to opioids in college, to traveling the world and working remotely as a copywriter. If he can do it, you definitely can...

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Running A Graphic Design Business From A Van In Australia

Sonia started her graphic design business from scratch, while living in a van in Australia. Well that's impressive! In today's interview, Sonia and I talk about what Sonia did prior to starting her own business, why she decid...

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Work, Travel, And Connect With Your Kids At Family Workation

Do you feel like digital nomad life is not for you, because you have kids? Kate Shifman makes it possible for you to travel with your family on her Family Workation. Kate went from working a hectic life in the New York agency...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Remote Job (9-5)

Kat's Way Abroad As A Serial Expat In 4 Continents

Kat Smith got the travel bug when her parents forced her to take a semester off after high school to visit Guatemala. She literally tried the get off the plane, because she really didn't want to go. But she did, and since the...

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Digital nomading vs. settling down, with Naza Zhurtanova

Naza quit her corporate career in Denmark after getting a burnout. She started her digital nomad journey in India and Thailand, until the pandemic hit and she had to go home. Now, Naza settled down in Mallorca. She started he...

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Real Estate Investing As The Perfect Passive Income Stream and Matt Bowles' Digital Nomad Story

Matt Bowles has been a full-time digital nomad with no permanent base since 2013 and has run his company (Maverick Investor Group) from 65 different countries on 6 continents in the last 8 years. He is also the host of The Ma...

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Dating for digital nomads just got a lot easier with Fairytrail

In my digital nomad friend group the overall consensus was that it's extremely difficult to date when you live a digital nomad lifestyle. Everyone just settled to stay single as long as they were roaming the earth. Taige had ...

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The ins and outs of coliving for digital nomads and remote workers, with Haz Memon

Coliving spaces are up and coming! My guest today, Haz Memon, is a coliving expert and he told me we went from 9 to 250+ coliving spaces in Europe in the past 5 years. Insane! I have never stayed in a coliving space myself an...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Location Independent Freelancing

The perfect digital nomad job: Yassine is an ethical hacker

I'm pretty sure Yassine has the perfect digital nomad job. He can work when and where he wants, he can take as much time off as he wants and he never has calls in different timezones. In this episode, Yassine tells us exactly...

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Traveling and working online as a nomad couple, with Niamh Delaney

Niamh and I go wayyyyy back! We met in a party hostel in Cambodia, 2.5 years ago (in our previous lives). Since then, a lot has happened and a lot has changed for both of us. In this episode, Niamh and I talk about why she le...

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How nothing ever goes to plan for digital nomads in 2021, with Aisling Grace Quirke

In all the interviews I did for this podcast, literally every single guest told me they had to change plans because of the pandemic. No surprise there, but it can be very annoying when you have to change your whole life due t...

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How to never feel lonely as a digital nomad, with Lyda Michopoulou

Are you afraid of feeling lonely when you travel and work as a digital nomad? You are not alone in that thought! So I asked Lyda how she makes sure she is NEVER lonely, even though she spends a lot of time by herself. We also...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Travel

Teaching english and settling down in Merida, Mexico

Kat has been teaching English for a decade. She started her digital nomad journey as a nanny in Paris and taught online and in class for years after that. Listen to this episode to hear everything about Kat's experience with ...

Travel Location Independent Freelancing

Seasonal Work To Getting Paid To Travel As A Travel Writer, with Anny Woolridge

Anny is an amazing travel writer who wrote for We Are Travel Girls, Culture Trip, World Nomads, and more impressive titles. In this episode, we talk about how Anny started her career as a travel writer, how she worked seasona...

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Living in Da Nang, Vietnam as a podcast manager, with Rosa Sarmento

Rosa has been in Vietnam for 2 whole years now! Working as a podcast manager, while exploring the country. In this episode, we talk about how she started her podcast management business and why she chose to live in Vietnam fo...

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Why you should pivot in life as often as you want, with Dana Drahos

Do you have no idea what you want to do in life? Are you tired of people asking you 'what fires you up'? In this episode of Digital Nomad Stories, I talk to Dana Drahos. Dana pivoted her business 4 times in the last 2.5 years...

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Katia travels the world with her cat Gipsy

"I can't travel because I don't want to leave my pet behind". That's not an excuse according to Katia Dimova, because she simply took her cat on the road with her. After 7 years of slow traveling with Gipsy, Katia is now star...

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Working holidays and travel content creation, with Angie D'Errico

Angie started her digital nomad life in 2012, when she left her home country of Argentina to go on a working holiday in New Zealand. In the first week she decided she will not go back home. After several working holidays, Ang...

Digital Nomad Lifestyle Travel

Lagos, Portugal is the new digital nomad hotspot in Europe

Beach, surfing, a growing digital nomad community with lots of meet ups... That's what you get when you go to Lagos, Portugal. This upcoming digital nomad hotspot is high on my list of future destinations. In this episode, Jo...

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Digital nomad life in 2003 - without ANY technology

I don't know about you, but I rely heavily on my iphone with google maps when I'm traveling. I look up public transport, reviews for restaurants, how far is my airbnb from the beach? Augustas was a "digital nomad" before this...

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Using your current skills to start a digital nomad career, with Gertrud Tavernier

Do you feel like digital nomad life is not possible for you, because your job doesn't allow you to work remotely? That's what Gertrud thought when she worked in the pharmaceutical industry. She decided to expand her skillset ...

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Using Human Design to structure digital nomad life, with Nienke Appels

Living like a digital nomad gives you all the freedom in the world. But that can also be quite overwhelming... How can you structure your days in a way that feels good for YOU? That's what I'll be talking about with Nienke Ap...