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๐ŸŽ–5yrs | Married to an incredible Russian. Freelancer @keeganventures. Alum @bonduniversity #Startups #Tech #Hustle #Disruption #Podcast on @anchor
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94,885

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countries

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cities



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Adelaide

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Australia
 
 18 Jun '191mo21 Jul '1921 Jul '19
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Stuttgart

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Germany
 
 16 May '191mo24 Jun '1924 Jun '19
16 May '19

Nice

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France
 10 May '195d15 May '1915 May '19
10 May '19

Dubai

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United Arab Emirates
2018
 4 Dec '186d10 Dec '1810 Dec '18
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Hong Kong

21ยฐC
Hong Kong
 
 26 Mar '182mo26 May '1826 May '18
26 Mar '18

London

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United Kingdom
 12 Mar '184d16 Mar '1816 Mar '18
12 Mar '18

Ubud, Bali

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Indonesia
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7 Mar '18

Hong Kong

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Hong Kong
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Adelaide

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Australia
 
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Hong Kong

22ยฐC
Hong Kong
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Adelaide

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Australia
 
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Melbourne

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Australia
 
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26 May '16

Brisbane

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Australia
 
 7 May '1619d26 May '1626 May '16
7 May '16

Sydney

21ยฐC
Australia
 
 1 Mar '161mo31 Mar '1631 Mar '16
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Toronto

2ยฐC
Canada
 17 Feb '163mo6 May '166 May '16
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Los Angeles, CA

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๐Ÿ“ˆ Averages over time

Average temperature and ratings of the cities you went (and when you were there). Interesting to see if there's progression in the quality of the places you visit. Be sure to add your home country cities too to make this chart accurate.


๐Ÿ—ฏ Forum topics

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Has anyone created a list of co-living spaces around the world?


by @keegansard |  | 4 comments

Iโ€™m a big believer in co-living but Iโ€™m finding hard to find all the options available in different cities.

I have found the major players like Roam, The Collective, and WeLive but havenโ€™t found many others.

Has anyone seen a list or should I start making one?

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Anyone a member of copass.org?


by @keegansard |  | 2 comments

Thinking of joining and interested to see if others have and what their experience has been?

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Introduce yourself โ€” who are you, where are you and what do you do?

 

by @coffeeshopceo |  | 672 comments

tl;dr: introduce yourself in this thread.

We must all get sick of the same backpacker travel questions when we meet new friends, I know I do.

You know the ones - where are you from, whereโ€™ve you been, where are you going, what do you do, how long have you been doing it - etc.

The novelty of answering these questions wears off after maybe a week, but theyโ€™re nonetheless insightful and no matter how much we hate them, we find ourselves asking others.

So letโ€™s bring the dreaded backpacker questionnaire to NomadForum and introduce ourselves shall we?

**

  • whatโ€™s your name?
  • where are you from?
  • how long have you been away from home?
  • what do you do?
  • where are you currently?
  • where are you going?
  • what has been memorable for you so far?
  • will you go home anytime soon?
  • what have you learnt during your time as a nomad?
  • [insert your own question here]

**

No need to answer them all if you donโ€™t want to :smile:
But the more you shareโ€ฆ The merrier!

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Anyone have tips for preventing or getting over jet lag? ๐Ÿ˜“๐Ÿ˜ดโœˆ๏ธ


by @artofbryce |  | 10 comments

We just finished our first stint around South East Asia and somehow survived 3 days of way too many flights, leaving me to feel like death.

Too much shitty airplane food, not enough sleep, big time difference from Mexico to SEA.

Anyone have tips to prevent that more in the future (aside from better flight plans)? More importantly, how do I recover faster from this horror?

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April in Spain. Where to go besides Canary Islands


in Spain by @rynesweeney |  | 4 comments

So I head to Barcelona in a week for the next 4. I am reading some stuff online. I want to wing it and ask around when I get to Barce. But what I see online I may just spend the open three weeks I have in the Canary islands. The year round surfing and reasonable cost of living sounds great especially spending the first three months of 2018 on the beaches in Central America.

I fly out of Madrid the second week of May. I dont want to spend more than a couple days in Madrid. I had a week there last year. So if anybody could shed some insight based on their experiences that would be most bodacious.

For those who are still reading here are some interests of mine:

  • Hiking and outdoors activities in general.
  • Surfing/beaches
  • Food (this should be higher on this list actually).
  • Smaller and lesser known cities are ideal.

Thanks for any and all the help peoples.

See you in the forum, Ryne

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Is it just me or are Airbnb prices getting way out of hand?

 

by @srg_b |  | 37 comments

I had this impression for a while now, but now it seems impossible to find a monthly stay over airbnb for a decent price. Just now I was looking at Utrecht which averages at 2500 euro per month for a studio. People seem to provide only small monthly discounts. In my last few trips I relied on Facebook groups for finding stay. I do have decent budget but paying โ‚ฌ1500+ for a studio in a European city simply seems ridiculous. How is everyone else finding accommodation?

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Is anyone using Charles Schwab vs N26 banks?


by @mary_oleksiuk |  | 11 comments

Hi nomads! Iโ€™m trying to figure out all props and cons of using Charles Schwab vs N26 banks. Is anyone using those banks? If yea - what you like/dont like about it. And if income is mostly in US which one is better to open?

Thanks

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Best way to send and receive money abroad beside Paypal?


by @dearezkitha |  | 15 comments

Hi guys

According to you what is the best way to send and receive money abroad beside paypal?
What are the fees?
What are the pros and cons?

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Podcast recommendations?


by @ahawkins |  | 4 comments

Hello everyone. Which podcasts are you listening too? Iโ€™m interested in topics such as:

  • Long Term travel
  • Internet entrepreneurship
  • Starting/running a consultancy
  • Building/selling products
  • Financial planning & freedom

Hereโ€™s what Iโ€™m following:

Any suggestions or other interesting recommendations?

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Are there any VPN providers specifically suited to nomads?


by @nomadfamily |  | 10 comments

hi, I have been using a free VPN for a while.
Just wondering though, im planning on travelling into china and wanted to know if there were any VPNโ€™s that anyone can recommend that are safe within china.

As I undertstand the Chinese are aware of some VPNโ€™s and have blocked them. Not sure if that is true or not, but would be really great to know more.

Also any one think any particular VPN provider is better suited to nomads and why?

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Can anyone recommend a platform for remote jobs?


by @chrisrdodd |  | 13 comments

Iโ€™m currently on UpWork, PPH, Guru and Fiverr but it feels like Iโ€™m grasping at straws here. It takes a long time to apply for each job and then wait for the reply. Even still, most of the jobs are small and not recurring.

I was wondering if anyone had a recommendation for finding remote jobs (as in ones that are recurring)?

I know of a few out there like remoteok and all the sites it pulls from but they all seem to be jobs for experienced techies. Looking at the job board today I see the word, โ€˜seniorโ€™ and โ€˜principalโ€™ showing up constantly.

My biggest skill is around video but I can do web development as well as a junior. Does anyone know a platform or group where I could find remote jobs more suited to me?

I appreciate any feedback. Thankyou!

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๐ŸŒŽ Regions collected (5 of 9)

โ›ฉ โ›ฐ๏ธ ๐Ÿฐ ๐ŸŒŠ ๐Ÿ•Œ ๐Ÿ’ƒ ๐Ÿฆ โ„๏ธ ๐Ÿ›ฐ

๐Ÿšฉ Flags collected (9 of 276)

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๐ŸŒ Top countries

  • Australia

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿง Pricey
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun bad
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 24° 74° 24° 74°AQI 18
    7mo
    $3,182 / mo
    14Mbps
    ร—
  • United States

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿง Pricey
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 23° 73° 23° 73°AQI 34
    3mo
    $3,216 / mo
    41Mbps
    ร—
  • United Kingdom

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿง Pricey
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 21° 70° 20° 68°AQI 46
    2mo
    $3,646 / mo
    24Mbps
    ร—
  • France

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿง Pricey
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 23° 73° 23° 72°AQI 19
    1mo
    $3,449 / mo
    30Mbps
    ร—
  • Germany

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿ™‚ Okay
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 23° 73° 23° 74°AQI 45
    1mo
    $2,799 / mo
    30Mbps
    ร—
  • Canada

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿ™‚ Okay
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 19° 66° 19° 65°AQI 31
    1mo
    $2,739 / mo
    24Mbps
    ร—
  • Hong Kong

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿ™‚ Okay
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐Ÿš€ Super fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety bad
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 37° 99° 30° 86°๐ŸฅตAQI 38
    21d
    $2,756 / mo
    70Mbps
    ร—
  • United Arab Emirates

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿง Pricey
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐Ÿ™‚ Good
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒค Feels 48° 118° 36° 97°๐ŸฅตAQI 83๐Ÿ˜ท
    5d
    $3,156 / mo
    10Mbps
    ร—
  • ๐Ÿ›ฌ Most visits

  • Hong Kong

    Hong Kong is a fabulous city - from big city living, to isolated beaches, outlying islands and hikes

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿ™‚ Okay
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐Ÿš€ Super fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety bad
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 37° 99° 30° 86°๐ŸฅตAQI 38
    3x
    $2,756 / mo
    70Mbps
    ร—
  • Adelaide

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿ™‚ Okay
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun bad
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 12° 54° 14° 58°AQI 17
    3x
    $2,793 / mo
    12Mbps
    ร—
  • Los Angeles

    Nothing does a better job of explaining LAโ€™s beautiful diversity and different neighborhoods than

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    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿง Too expensive
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐ŸŽ Fast
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    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 30° 86° 27° 80°AQI 59
    1x
    $4,317 / mo
    42Mbps
    ร—
  • Toronto

    Literally the worst traffic in North America, 6th worst in the world, grotesquely expensive, Horribl

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿง Pricey
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    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety bad
    Tap to open
    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 20° 68° 19° 67°AQI 55
    1x
    $3,066 / mo
    34Mbps
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  • Sydney

    Amazing city. Absolutely loved it. Yes, expensive sooooo worth it! I was only here for 5 days but ab

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    Tap to open
    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 24° 75° 24° 75°AQI 37
    1x
    $3,575 / mo
    15Mbps
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  • Brisbane

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    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 31° 88° 28° 82°AQI 22
    1x
    $3,283 / mo
    16Mbps
    ร—
  • Melbourne

    Not cheap, but you get what you're paying for. Really nice, comfortable city, not too dirty or crowd

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    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 15° 59° 16° 60°AQI 13
    1x
    $3,013 / mo
    14Mbps
    ร—
  • Ubud

    Honestly, this is an awesome place to be if you're actually trying to get work done. It's a bit of a

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    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿ˜™ Affordable
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    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety good
    Tap to open
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  • ๐Ÿ›Œ Most time spent

  • Adelaide

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿ™‚ Okay
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    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun bad
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 12° 54° 14° 58°AQI 17
    5mo
    $2,793 / mo
    12Mbps
    ร—
  • Los Angeles

    Nothing does a better job of explaining LAโ€™s beautiful diversity and different neighborhoods than

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿง Too expensive
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 30° 86° 27° 80°AQI 59
    3mo
    $4,317 / mo
    42Mbps
    ร—
  • London

    I've been living in London for most of my life. I still do not understand the hype for this city. It

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    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 22° 72° 22° 72°AQI 65
    2mo
    $3,887 / mo
    20Mbps
    ร—
  • Nice

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿง Pricey
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 23° 73° 23° 73°AQI 19
    1mo
    $3,298 / mo
    25Mbps
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  • Stuttgart

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
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    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 24° 75° 24° 76°AQI 62
    1mo
    $2,831 / mo
    26Mbps
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  • Toronto

    Literally the worst traffic in North America, 6th worst in the world, grotesquely expensive, Horribl

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    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿง Pricey
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety bad
    Tap to open
    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 20° 68° 19° 67°AQI 55
    1mo
    $3,066 / mo
    34Mbps
    ร—
  • Hong Kong

    Hong Kong is a fabulous city - from big city living, to isolated beaches, outlying islands and hikes

    โญ๏ธ Overall Score 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost ๐Ÿ™‚ Okay
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet ๐Ÿš€ Super fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety bad
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 37° 99° 30° 86°๐ŸฅตAQI 38
    21d
    $2,756 / mo
    70Mbps
    ร—
  • Sydney

    Amazing city. Absolutely loved it. Yes, expensive sooooo worth it! I was only here for 5 days but ab

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    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to open
    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 24° 75° 24° 75°AQI 37
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