Pieter Levels’ Digital Nomad Story (And How to Bootstrap a Startup)

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Pieter Levels is one of the most famous and prominent digital nomads because he has built one of the most vibrant digital nomad communities ( Nomad List and one of the most popular remote work sites (RemoteOk).

I’ve learned a lot from his philosophies of building startups and general lifehacking. Here’s his full story – I highly recommend watching if you’re interested in building businesses while traveling!

To learn more about his business building philosophy, check out https://makebook.io/ and to learn more about building digital businesses, check out our detailed guides.


I've been building digital businesses, wandering the world, and writing about optimizing life for freedom since early 2017. My mission is to lower the barrier for people who want to live with more freedom: whether that be as an entrepreneur, a digital nomad, an early retiree, or just as someone who wants to live a happiness-driven life.