Month: October 2019

What’s the WiFi like in Goa? Especially For Digital Nomads (Survey Results)

We scanned the internet and put together a collection of feedback from digital nomads about the internet in Goa. Here’s the info: Shitty, in the entire area, I found a good co working space in siolim called co-worx, that was a reliable place to work from. Relying on the cellular network is also a long shot…I wouldn’t suggest Goa if you have critical internet work to do. Internet is good, the problem is the power cuts The biggest issue I found were power cuts, but it got better in recent years. I’m in the south of Goa… Any good...

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How Do You Handle Bank Proof of Address Requests As A Digital Nomad? (Survey Results)

We put together a collection of responses to the critical question of how do you provide a proof of address if you don’t have an address. Here are the responses! Use your parents or friends address, otherwise, use a virtual office service if it’s for a business… If you’re in a new country just use the address of your Airbnb or whatever hotel you’re staying in I set up virtual mailboxes and addresses. It’s a game to me. In Guatemala, I found a mail delivery place where I was able to use their address as if it was my...

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What Advice Would You Give To Potential Digital Nomads? (Survey Results)

We put together a collection of advice from current digital nomads for future nomads, here’s the list! Just take the leap! Go for software/web development and know at least 3 languages. English is the business language and if you want to travel through central and south america, Spanish is a great thing to know…I’ve been doing customer service for the last 7 years and 80% of that time I’ve needed English. That’s the language it allowed me to work remotely, can’t even imagine a job I would do remotely just speaking Spanish. (Not one I would enjoy) Charge more...

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The Ultimate Guide To Digital Nomading and Location Independence

Looking for an actionable guide on how to live a nomadic or location independent lifestyle? You’ve come to the right place! What Is Digital Nomading And Why Do People Love (or Hate) It? – Chapter 1 How to Make Money From Anywhere (Digital Nomading / Location Independence) – Chapter 2 Digital Nomading Solo vs. With A Remote Travel Program (+ The Most Popular Programs) – Chapter 3 How To Handle Health & Travel Insurance While Digital Nomading – Chapter 4 How To Handle Taxes As A Digital Nomad – Chapter 5 How To Handle Cell Phone Plans As A Digital Nomad – Chapter 6 Credit...

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12 Things To Know When Moving To A New City As A Digital Nomad – Chapter 15

This is chapter 15 of a 15 part series about digital nomading and location independence. To see all of the other chapters, click here! 1. Visas Check VisaList before traveling to any new place. 2. SIM Cards I always Google “best cell phone providers COUNTRY” before arriving in a new location. It’s usually easiest to get a SIM card in the airport, but the process is always a little different. You can usually find a blog post about this process with a quick Google search. 3. Tipping Tipping varies from country to country, so it’s worth Googling this. 4. Exchange Rate...

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