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 6 May2d8 May8 May
6 May

Zurich

21ยฐC
Switzerland
 
 1 Jan2d3 Jan3 Jan
1 Jan

Vienna

-2ยฐC
Austria
2018
 31 Dec '181d1 Jan1 Jan
31 Dec '18

Berlin

5ยฐC
Germany
 
 6 Nov '182d8 Nov '188 Nov '18
6 Nov '18

Cologne

9ยฐC
Germany
 
 11 Aug '181d11 Aug '1811 Aug '18
11 Aug '18

Batam

Indonesia
 6 Aug '1823d29 Aug '1829 Aug '18
6 Aug '18

Singapore

31ยฐC
Singapore
 6 Aug '181d6 Aug '186 Aug '18
6 Aug '18

Doha

42ยฐC
Qatar
2017
 25 Nov '171d26 Nov '1726 Nov '17
25 Nov '17

Tokyo

17ยฐC
Japan
 24 Nov '171d25 Nov '1725 Nov '17
24 Nov '17

Kyoto

16ยฐC
Japan
 23 Nov '171d24 Nov '1724 Nov '17
23 Nov '17

Oita Shi

Japan
 19 Nov '174d23 Nov '1723 Nov '17
19 Nov '17

Kyoto

16ยฐC
Japan
 10 Nov '177d17 Nov '1717 Nov '17
10 Nov '17

Fujikawaguchiko Machi

Japan
2016
 20 Oct '164d24 Oct '1624 Oct '16
20 Oct '16

London

16ยฐC
United Kingdom
 
 3 Oct '164d7 Oct '167 Oct '16
3 Oct '16

Siem Reap

31ยฐC
Cambodia
 2 Oct '161d2 Oct '162 Oct '16
2 Oct '16

Kota Tinggi

Malaysia
 2 Oct '161d2 Oct '162 Oct '16
2 Oct '16

Bintan

Indonesia
 29 Sep '164d3 Oct '163 Oct '16
29 Sep '16

Singapore

31ยฐC
Singapore
 
 26 Aug '161d26 Aug '1626 Aug '16
26 Aug '16

Pompeii

Italy
 24 Aug '163d27 Aug '1627 Aug '16
24 Aug '16

Naples

31ยฐC
Italy
 20 Aug '164d24 Aug '1624 Aug '16
20 Aug '16

Rome

34ยฐC
Italy
2015
 26 Aug '151d26 Aug '1526 Aug '15
26 Aug '15

Tokyo

30ยฐC
Japan
 20 Aug '155d25 Aug '1525 Aug '15
20 Aug '15

Seoul

28ยฐC
South Korea
 18 Aug '152d20 Aug '1520 Aug '15
18 Aug '15

Kyoto

32ยฐC
Japan
 18 Aug '151d18 Aug '1518 Aug '15
18 Aug '15

Fukuoka

32ยฐC
Japan
 17 Aug '151d17 Aug '1517 Aug '15
17 Aug '15

Osaka

33ยฐC
Japan
 10 Aug '1510d20 Aug '1520 Aug '15
10 Aug '15

Kyoto

32ยฐC
Japan
 1 Aug '159d10 Aug '1510 Aug '15
1 Aug '15

Tokyo

30ยฐC
Japan
2013
 30 Nov '131d1 Dec '131 Dec '13
30 Nov '13

Pyeongchang-gun

South Korea
 22 Nov '134d26 Nov '1326 Nov '13
22 Nov '13

Hong Kong

25ยฐC
China
 
 18 Sep '134d22 Sep '1322 Sep '13
18 Sep '13

Sokcho-si

South Korea
 
 30 Aug '134mo19 Dec '1319 Dec '13
30 Aug '13

Seoul

28ยฐC
South Korea
2011
 26 Nov '1115d11 Dec '1111 Dec '11
26 Nov '11

Los Angeles, CA

23ยฐC
United States
 23 Nov '113d26 Nov '1126 Nov '11
23 Nov '11

Auckland

20ยฐC
New Zealand
 21 Nov '111d21 Nov '1121 Nov '11
21 Nov '11

Cape Reinga

New Zealand
 20 Nov '113d23 Nov '1123 Nov '11
20 Nov '11

Paihia

New Zealand
 19 Nov '111d20 Nov '1120 Nov '11
19 Nov '11

Thames

New Zealand
 16 Nov '113d19 Nov '1119 Nov '11
16 Nov '11

Whakatane

New Zealand
 15 Nov '111d16 Nov '1116 Nov '11
15 Nov '11

Napier

New Zealand
 13 Nov '112d15 Nov '1115 Nov '11
13 Nov '11

Taupo

New Zealand
 10 Nov '113d13 Nov '1113 Nov '11
10 Nov '11

Rotorua

New Zealand
 9 Nov '111d10 Nov '1110 Nov '11
9 Nov '11

Hamilton

New Zealand
 7 Nov '112d9 Nov '119 Nov '11
7 Nov '11

New Plymouth

New Zealand
 6 Nov '111d7 Nov '117 Nov '11
6 Nov '11

Whanganui

New Zealand
 3 Nov '113d6 Nov '116 Nov '11
3 Nov '11

Wellington

18ยฐC
New Zealand
 2 Nov '111d3 Nov '113 Nov '11
2 Nov '11

Picton

New Zealand
 31 Oct '112d2 Nov '112 Nov '11
31 Oct '11

Kaikoura

New Zealand
 28 Oct '113d31 Oct '1131 Oct '11
28 Oct '11

Nelson

New Zealand
 26 Oct '112d28 Oct '1128 Oct '11
26 Oct '11

Westport

New Zealand
 24 Oct '112d26 Oct '1126 Oct '11
24 Oct '11

Franz Josef Glacier

New Zealand
 22 Oct '112d24 Oct '1124 Oct '11
22 Oct '11

Wanaka

17ยฐC
New Zealand
 20 Oct '112d22 Oct '1122 Oct '11
20 Oct '11

Queenstown

16ยฐC
New Zealand
 17 Oct '113d20 Oct '1120 Oct '11
17 Oct '11

Glenorchy

New Zealand
 15 Oct '112d17 Oct '1117 Oct '11
15 Oct '11

Milford Sound

New Zealand
 13 Oct '111d13 Oct '1113 Oct '11
13 Oct '11

Stewart Island

New Zealand
 12 Oct '113d15 Oct '1115 Oct '11
12 Oct '11

Invercargill

New Zealand
 10 Oct '112d12 Oct '1112 Oct '11
10 Oct '11

Dunedin

15ยฐC
New Zealand
 8 Oct '112d10 Oct '1110 Oct '11
8 Oct '11

Oamaru

New Zealand
 5 Oct '113d8 Oct '118 Oct '11
5 Oct '11

Lake Tekapo

New Zealand
 3 Oct '112d5 Oct '115 Oct '11
3 Oct '11

Christchurch

17ยฐC
New Zealand
 29 Sep '114d3 Oct '113 Oct '11
29 Sep '11

Sydney

23ยฐC
Australia
 29 Sep '111d29 Sep '1129 Sep '11
29 Sep '11

Singapore

31ยฐC
Singapore
2008
 9 Aug '088d17 Aug '0817 Aug '08
9 Aug '08

New York City, NY

27ยฐC
United States
1993
 10 Jul '9314d24 Jul '9324 Jul '93
10 Jul '93

Corfu

Greece
1988
 9 Mar '885yr10 Jul '9310 Jul '93
9 Mar '88

Halle

Germany
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๐ŸŒ Top countries

  • Germany
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    2.85 5
    8654 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 20°68°20°67°AQI20
    5yr
    $2,895 / mo
    28Mbps
  • South Korea
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.41 5
    2528 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    okay
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    great
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 31°88°29°84°๐Ÿ˜ทAQI153
    4mo
    $1,846 / mo
    20Mbps
  • New Zealand
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    2.96 5
    2246 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 16°60°16°61°๐Ÿ˜ทAQI107
    2mo
    $2,869 / mo
    25Mbps
  • Japan
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    2.55 5
    7194 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 32°90°30°86°๐Ÿ˜ทAQI65
    1mo
    $3,031 / mo
    22Mbps
  • Singapore
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.23 5
    426 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    great
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 43°109°33°91°AQI34
    27d
    $2,692 / mo
    20Mbps
  • United States
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    2.47 5
    121660 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 30°86°27°81°AQI25
    23d
    $3,197 / mo
    38Mbps
  • Greece
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    2.64 5
    2986 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    okay
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 27°80°25°76°AQI23
    14d
    $2,888 / mo
    11Mbps
  • Italy
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    2.64 5
    9586 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    okay
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 25°77°23°74°AQI46
    7d
    $3,151 / mo
    14Mbps
  • ๐Ÿ›ฌ Most visits

  • Kyoto
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    1.94 5
    185 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 34°93°33°92°๐Ÿ˜ทAQI78
    4x
    $3,981 / mo
    22Mbps
  • Singapore
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.24 5
    213 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    great
    Tap to Open

    Nomad-ed here for a month. A totally ok place if you have the budget for it. Coworking spaces are good, 4g everywhere, transportation is effective. Lots of things to do. I was able to find friends. Lots of international people, very few digital nomads. If you're there, consider not renting in the center (as it gets expensive fast) and being creative with places to eat to find cheap options. Be prepared to use cash unless you live in a luxury.

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 43°109°33°91°AQI34
    3x
    $2,692 / mo
    20Mbps
  • Tokyo
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    2.71 5
    225 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    great
    Tap to Open

    Really fun city. I think the easiest big city in Asia for westerners to feel comfortable in. People are generally pretty friendly on a superficial level, quick to smile, laugh, and help. Unfortunately, becoming real friends with Japanese is much more difficult and most cannot speak English. Store staff are mechanically polite like robots, which is better than rude, but also a bit weird. A bit pricey and gets more expensive after a year of residence (after you get taxed based on previous year's salary, same for health insurance fees). You can drink in public at any time, though it's not really a drinker city like some European cities are known for. Clubs and music events are expensive unfortunately, though quite a few options. Great public transport system, can just be a bit confusing with all of the different names. The street layout is completely chaotic, which can be fun but also disorienting. You will often have no idea which direction you are facing, like you are in a giant maze. You can find most major international food options but not in great numbers. Obviously, Japanese food is everywhere though. It's technically on the water, though odds are you will live more inland. Still, you can reach the bay within an hour or so and an actual beach further south in Kanagawa within 90min. Japan itself has a lot of cool things to check out as well. Best time of year are spring (cherry blossoms) and fall (cooler, leaves changing cooler), though there are a series of summer festivals that start in August that are incredible (people dress in traditional clothes, food vendors all over, tons of fireworks, etc.) and they have a lot of Christmas lights and displays in December. Dating for men is not bad, just don't come expecting every woman wants you. As mentioned before, most cannot speak English and they're somewhat conservative overall, not big on casual sex. You may have an advantage in the dating pool if you're not an English teacher, since most western foreign guys there are and that job is known for not paying that well, and definitely do if you can speak Japanese near fluently. Some negatives besides those already mentioned: it's really humid and mold develops quickly, there are A LOT of crows that creeped me out and cicadas that are VERY noisy in the summer, finding the right specialist doctor that also speaks English can be tricky, the friends you make from other countries come and go constantly, a lot of guys with issues come here (socially awkward, major womanizers, right wing nuts, escaping something from their home country, stereotypical anime fanatics, etc.), Japanese men are not anywhere near as friendly as the women are and are more likely to be xenophobic (pretty much like every other country), living space is really small for the price, vegetable selection is pretty limited and expensive, a lot of food products contain soy, subways get really overcrowded during rush hour, popular areas get really overcrowded on weekends, it's not that English friendly especially dealing with contracts and anything government related (there is a free foreigner help service that can help you via phone and usually whatever government stuff you're dealing with will have at least one person on hand who understands English and can help you).

    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 35°95°31°88°AQI1
    3x
    $3,518 / mo
    24Mbps
  • Seoul
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    4.3 5
    224 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    great
    Tap to Open

    Spend a few hours and learn the Korean alphabet (not that hard) and Google some names of Korean dishes + it's spelling in Korean. It will help a lot as most restaurants only have Korean menu's and often without pictures. As mentioned previously on the reviews, it's a little hard to eat alone, but Gimbab Chonguk (๊น€๋ฐฅ์ฒœ๊ตญ) is everywhere and 24/7 - no one will bat an eye. Also look for places that "specialises" in dumplings, They are usually "alone-eating" friendly. And so are ramen places as well as Korean "chinese" restaurants - Jajangmyeon (์ž์žฅ๋ฉด) is very good and super addictive. Bibimbab restaurant places are fine too. Actually, it's not that hard to eat alone in Korea. The "group" meals are generally quite obvious and will be things like BBQ. You'll figure it out. Do Get used to kimchi and spicy food otherwise you'll end up eating the same thing all the time. Be adventurous. Challenge yourself and eat an octopus alive (์‚ฐ๋‚™์ง€). If you're really brave try ๋ณด์‹ ํƒ• before authorities close them all - I haven't but a lot of Weagukins (foreigners) secret do. Cafe's generally have really good wifi, as you would expect from one of the most connected countries in the world. Expect to pay $4-6 for a latte and maybe even more at Starbucks. Best cafe's are usually around Hipster areas and Universities. Indie owned cafe's are awesome. Nightlife is great, probably amongst the best in Asia. Can get very expensive especially at night clubs in Gangnam where it would could be like $10 for a beer - in that case you can still get drunk for $2 with soju just outside at 7Eleven. Winters are stupidly cold and summers can be brutally hot & humid. Go between April and June or September to October. They have cherry blossoms in spring which is beautiful and so are the autumn leaves. Lived here for many years. It's a cool place and vastly underrated. Seoul is continuously becoming more expensive and cost of living will soon be comparable with places like Tokyo.

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 30°86°29°84°๐Ÿ˜ทAQI158
    2x
    $2,361 / mo
    20Mbps
  • Berlin
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.57 5
    225 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    Been living in 3 different centrally located airbnb in Berlin (2018), each between 800 and 900โ‚ฌ per month for 40-45 sqm (we're two, so 400-450โ‚ฌ each). Each time a full flat and not a shared airbnb, legal now since some months (though it was always possible to get a full flat before as well). Internet was always between 15 and 50 mbps. I spend 100โ‚ฌ per week on food, including restaurants (pretty cheap here), check for Turkish market on Maybachufer and Turkish stores in Neukรถlln (I spend less on food here than in Chiang Mai!). Berlin is such an awesome place to live, very multicultural, very tolerant, many different neighborhoods, quite relaxed feeling, many parks, lakes all around. No need to speak German at all. Come over here, probably one one of the best place on earth ;) (written in Sept 2018)

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 19°66°19°66°AQI17
    1x
    $2,895 / mo
    27Mbps
  • Cologne
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.55 5
    190 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 21°70°20°67°AQI18
    1x
    $2,333 / mo
    22Mbps
  • Doha
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    2.02 5
    195 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    okay
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 53°127°39°102°๐Ÿ˜ทAQI134
    1x
    $2,998 / mo
    13Mbps
  • London
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3 5
    220 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    good
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    I do not recommend London for nomads. It's very hard to find places to work in London. Cafes don't like people with laptops, there won't be any power outlets and you'll get funny stares from staff. That's because London is expensive, and it's a loss for cafes to have you. Flexible coworking is hard to come by and day passes are very expensive. That makes it practically impossible to work properly in London as a nomad.

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    1x
    $3,924 / mo
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  • Seoul
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    4.3 5
    224 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    great
    Tap to Open

    Spend a few hours and learn the Korean alphabet (not that hard) and Google some names of Korean dishes + it's spelling in Korean. It will help a lot as most restaurants only have Korean menu's and often without pictures. As mentioned previously on the reviews, it's a little hard to eat alone, but Gimbab Chonguk (๊น€๋ฐฅ์ฒœ๊ตญ) is everywhere and 24/7 - no one will bat an eye. Also look for places that "specialises" in dumplings, They are usually "alone-eating" friendly. And so are ramen places as well as Korean "chinese" restaurants - Jajangmyeon (์ž์žฅ๋ฉด) is very good and super addictive. Bibimbab restaurant places are fine too. Actually, it's not that hard to eat alone in Korea. The "group" meals are generally quite obvious and will be things like BBQ. You'll figure it out. Do Get used to kimchi and spicy food otherwise you'll end up eating the same thing all the time. Be adventurous. Challenge yourself and eat an octopus alive (์‚ฐ๋‚™์ง€). If you're really brave try ๋ณด์‹ ํƒ• before authorities close them all - I haven't but a lot of Weagukins (foreigners) secret do. Cafe's generally have really good wifi, as you would expect from one of the most connected countries in the world. Expect to pay $4-6 for a latte and maybe even more at Starbucks. Best cafe's are usually around Hipster areas and Universities. Indie owned cafe's are awesome. Nightlife is great, probably amongst the best in Asia. Can get very expensive especially at night clubs in Gangnam where it would could be like $10 for a beer - in that case you can still get drunk for $2 with soju just outside at 7Eleven. Winters are stupidly cold and summers can be brutally hot & humid. Go between April and June or September to October. They have cherry blossoms in spring which is beautiful and so are the autumn leaves. Lived here for many years. It's a cool place and vastly underrated. Seoul is continuously becoming more expensive and cost of living will soon be comparable with places like Tokyo.

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    4mo
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  • Singapore
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.24 5
    213 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    great
    Tap to Open

    Nomad-ed here for a month. A totally ok place if you have the budget for it. Coworking spaces are good, 4g everywhere, transportation is effective. Lots of things to do. I was able to find friends. Lots of international people, very few digital nomads. If you're there, consider not renting in the center (as it gets expensive fast) and being creative with places to eat to find cheap options. Be prepared to use cash unless you live in a luxury.

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    27d
    $2,692 / mo
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  • Kyoto
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    1.94 5
    185 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

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    17d
    $3,981 / mo
    22Mbps
  • Los Angeles
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    2.79 5
    218 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    Nothing does a better job of explaining LAโ€™s beautiful diversity and different neighborhoods than the documentary about the late Jonathan Gold, our cityโ€™s greatest amabassador and the only food critic to ever win a Pulitzer Prize. It is called, โ€œCity of Goldโ€ and if you want to know LA, just watch this film. Trailer link: https://youtu.be/DmKTRDfz1zM

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    15d
    $4,719 / mo
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  • Tokyo
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    2.71 5
    225 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    great
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    Really fun city. I think the easiest big city in Asia for westerners to feel comfortable in. People are generally pretty friendly on a superficial level, quick to smile, laugh, and help. Unfortunately, becoming real friends with Japanese is much more difficult and most cannot speak English. Store staff are mechanically polite like robots, which is better than rude, but also a bit weird. A bit pricey and gets more expensive after a year of residence (after you get taxed based on previous year's salary, same for health insurance fees). You can drink in public at any time, though it's not really a drinker city like some European cities are known for. Clubs and music events are expensive unfortunately, though quite a few options. Great public transport system, can just be a bit confusing with all of the different names. The street layout is completely chaotic, which can be fun but also disorienting. You will often have no idea which direction you are facing, like you are in a giant maze. You can find most major international food options but not in great numbers. Obviously, Japanese food is everywhere though. It's technically on the water, though odds are you will live more inland. Still, you can reach the bay within an hour or so and an actual beach further south in Kanagawa within 90min. Japan itself has a lot of cool things to check out as well. Best time of year are spring (cherry blossoms) and fall (cooler, leaves changing cooler), though there are a series of summer festivals that start in August that are incredible (people dress in traditional clothes, food vendors all over, tons of fireworks, etc.) and they have a lot of Christmas lights and displays in December. Dating for men is not bad, just don't come expecting every woman wants you. As mentioned before, most cannot speak English and they're somewhat conservative overall, not big on casual sex. You may have an advantage in the dating pool if you're not an English teacher, since most western foreign guys there are and that job is known for not paying that well, and definitely do if you can speak Japanese near fluently. Some negatives besides those already mentioned: it's really humid and mold develops quickly, there are A LOT of crows that creeped me out and cicadas that are VERY noisy in the summer, finding the right specialist doctor that also speaks English can be tricky, the friends you make from other countries come and go constantly, a lot of guys with issues come here (socially awkward, major womanizers, right wing nuts, escaping something from their home country, stereotypical anime fanatics, etc.), Japanese men are not anywhere near as friendly as the women are and are more likely to be xenophobic (pretty much like every other country), living space is really small for the price, vegetable selection is pretty limited and expensive, a lot of food products contain soy, subways get really overcrowded during rush hour, popular areas get really overcrowded on weekends, it's not that English friendly especially dealing with contracts and anything government related (there is a free foreigner help service that can help you via phone and usually whatever government stuff you're dealing with will have at least one person on hand who understands English and can help you).

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    10d
    $3,518 / mo
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  • New York City
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.02 5
    214 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    One of the most well known cities, few will be surprised by what they see and experience. Very high cost of living can make it tough for many nomads. A lot of things to see and do but most of that costs money. Can feel overwhelming and oppressively business oriented (ie, full of very serious yuppies and places catering to them), especially in Manhattan south of Harlem. Ton of single people, which is good on paper but means everyone you date will get distracted by another person, or multiple, unless you are extremely exceptional, before you have a chance to meet again, never ends. Weather sucks hard from July to August and January to March/April. It's an okay city if you're a biker and varies a lot. Some areas are quite protected, others have no bike lanes. In general, it can be dangerous if you want to commute by bike, it's not Amsterdam. Friendliness of the people varies a lot. I think income/wealth, where they grew up, where they live within NYC, their job, etc. can often give you an idea of what to expect. Service at stores is usually pretty unhelpful and unfriendly but, again, it varies, even within the same store. Internet is fast for the most part. Great selection of food, just a bit pricey besides some of the cheaper pizza slices. Transportation system is good, no need for a car. However, the subway lines are notorious for having issues during rush hour and are usually jam packed. Also, the stations look decrepit and are way out of date. It's pretty safe. Street scams are more prevalent in tourist areas, pick-pocketing and random phone snatching isn't really anything most people worry about. Can be very noisy depending on where you live. You may wake up to extremely loud construction every morning.

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    8d
    $5,222 / mo
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  • Siem Reap
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.82 5
    193 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 56°133°36°97°AQI25
    4d
    $1,013 / mo
    6Mbps
  • Sydney
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    2.43 5
    206 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    good
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 29°84°26°79°๐Ÿ˜ทAQI72
    4d
    $3,452 / mo
    15Mbps
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