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Lily and I are digital nomading together while we wait for her visa to the UK
35

trips

106,925

km

7%

of the world

13

countries

22

cities

23h ago

last seen



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 16 Sep14d30 Sep30 Sep
16 Sep

Zadar

24ยฐC
Croatia
 13 Sep3d16 Sep16 Sep
13 Sep

Zurich

19ยฐC
Switzerland
 9 Sep3d12 Sep12 Sep
9 Sep

New York City, NY

26ยฐC
United States
 2 Sep6d8 Sep8 Sep
2 Sep

San Francisco, CA

24ยฐC
United States
 25 Aug8d2 Sep2 Sep
25 Aug

Black Rock City Municipal Airport (88NV)

United States
 24 Aug1d25 Aug25 Aug
24 Aug

San Francisco, CA

21ยฐC
United States
 19 Aug5d24 Aug24 Aug
19 Aug

London

22ยฐC
United Kingdom
 10 Aug8d18 Aug18 Aug
10 Aug

Bogota

20ยฐC
Colombia
 29 Jul12d10 Aug10 Aug
29 Jul

Medellรญn

29ยฐC
Colombia
 27 Jul1d28 Jul28 Jul
27 Jul

Miami, FL

32ยฐC
United States
 22 Jul5d27 Jul27 Jul
22 Jul

Washington, DC

31ยฐC
United States
 18 Jul3d21 Jul21 Jul
18 Jul

Columbus, OH

29ยฐC
United States
 
 19 Jun29d18 Jul18 Jul
19 Jun

San Francisco, CA

20ยฐC
United States
 10 Jun9d19 Jun19 Jun
10 Jun

Tulum

34ยฐC
Mexico
 5 Jun4d9 Jun9 Jun
5 Jun

New York City, NY

27ยฐC
United States
 27 May9d5 Jun5 Jun
27 May

London

18ยฐC
United Kingdom
 25 May2d27 May27 May
25 May

Saint-Tropez

France
 24 May1d25 May25 May
24 May

Paris

21ยฐC
France
 19 May5d24 May24 May
19 May

London

18ยฐC
United Kingdom
 17 May2d19 May19 May
17 May

Naples

24ยฐC
Italy
 14 May3d17 May17 May
14 May

London

18ยฐC
United Kingdom
 10 May3d13 May13 May
10 May

Nassau

31ยฐC
The Bahamas
 6 May4d10 May10 May
6 May

Washington, DC

22ยฐC
United States
 
 12 Apr24d6 May6 May
12 Apr

London

15ยฐC
United Kingdom
 5 Apr7d12 Apr12 Apr
5 Apr

Washington, DC

22ยฐC
United States
 25 Mar11d5 Apr5 Apr
25 Mar

London

14ยฐC
United Kingdom
 22 Mar2d24 Mar24 Mar
22 Mar

Berlin

11ยฐC
Germany
 21 Mar1d22 Mar22 Mar
21 Mar

Brussels

13ยฐC
Belgium
 
 4 Mar17d21 Mar21 Mar
4 Mar

London

14ยฐC
United Kingdom
 27 Feb4d3 Mar3 Mar
27 Feb

El Nido

Philippines
 26 Feb1d27 Feb27 Feb
26 Feb

Tokyo

10ยฐC
Japan
 24 Feb2d26 Feb26 Feb
24 Feb

Nagano Prefecture

Japan
 20 Feb4d24 Feb24 Feb
20 Feb

Hokkaidล

Japan
 16 Feb4d20 Feb20 Feb
16 Feb

Tokyo

10ยฐC
Japan
2018
 29 Nov '183mo16 Feb16 Feb
29 Nov '18

San Francisco, CA

17ยฐC
United States
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๐ŸŒ Top countries

  • United States

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 2.69/5
    121576 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 22° 72° 21° 69°
    5mo
    $3,316 / mo
    35Mbps
    ร—
  • United Kingdom

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 2.76/5
    12018 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety good
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 13° 55° 14° 58°
    2mo
    $3,548 / mo
    21Mbps
    ร—
  • Colombia

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 3.03/5
    3742 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety very bad
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 32° 89° 27° 81°๐Ÿฅต
    20d
    $1,153 / mo
    7Mbps
    ร—
  • Croatia

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 3.22/5
    2838 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost okay
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet good
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun bad
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 26° 78° 24° 75°
    14d
    $1,799 / mo
    15Mbps
    ร—
  • Japan

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 2.94/5
    7362 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety good
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 24° 75° 21° 70°
    11d
    $3,014 / mo
    23Mbps
    ร—
  • Mexico

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 3.12/5
    10168 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet okay
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety bad
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 29° 83° 28° 81°
    9d
    $1,399 / mo
    13Mbps
    ร—
  • Philippines

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 3.09/5
    3636 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 42° 108° 32° 89°๐Ÿฅต
    4d
    $1,432 / mo
    7Mbps
    ร—
  • The Bahamas

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 2.73/5
    318 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 33° 91° 29° 83°
    3d
    $4,585 / mo
    10Mbps
    ร—
  • ๐Ÿ›ฌ Most visits

  • London

    I have been living in London for over 2 years as a student. It's ridiculously expensive. However, there are options. What I like about the city is you can find many events anytime you want. It's active all year 24/7. There are so many foreigners and tourists which make the living more vibrant and less racist. London has sub-communities which I think is a good thing. Those communities bring their cultures, ethics and foods. Public transportation and restaurants are great. I used to spend 3-4 hours in Costa or Nero cafe without interruptions. Though if it's raining or summer season it could be hard to stay long. On the negative side, the UK suffers from slow and old bureaucracies making life difficult sometimes. It's not easy to open a bank account or to rent. The government systems are slow. Also, you will feel depressed in winter when the sunset is before 4pm and the temperature is 0c. All in all, everything is great about the city except the affordability and the winter.

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 3.79/5
    216 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet good
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety good
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 16° 61° 16° 61°AQI 35
    7x
    $4,087 / mo
    17Mbps
    ร—
  • San Francisco

    Lived there for 5 month on a contract project in one IT company, With my monthly income of $3,400 it was disgustingly hard to have a normal lifestyle. The city is also very dirty, specifically the Mission. Would not recommend moving there as an expat.

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 3.62/5
    209 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 16° 61° 16° 62°AQI 40
    4x
    $5,236 / mo
    44Mbps
    ร—
  • Washington

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 2.91/5
    196 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety good
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 18° 64° 17° 62°AQI 43
    3x
    $4,506 / mo
    27Mbps
    ร—
  • New York City

    Best city in the world! You can certainly live the Nomad life in NYC for a lot less than 5k a month! I've been doing it since December 2018 for around $2500/mo. AirBnB is the way to go!

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 3.51/5
    211 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 24° 75° 21° 69°๐ŸฅตAQI 34
    2x
    $5,394 / mo
    31Mbps
    ร—
  • Tokyo

    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).

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 4.27/5
    221 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety great
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 19° 66° 19° 66°AQI 9
    2x
    $3,540 / mo
    22Mbps
    ร—
  • Paris

    Parisians tend to be rude and arrogant. The city is nice but there are much nicer places in other parts of France. Also the people make no effort to speak english 80% of the time so do bring a french/english dictionary

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 3.37/5
    217 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 16° 61° 16° 61°AQI 27
    1x
    $3,937 / mo
    25Mbps
    ร—
  • Tulum

    Tulum is loaded with cenotes for exploring and cooling off, beautiful and unique! Find local Maya and listen to their dialect. Learn a few words in Maya, they love to share it! The only beachfront Mayan Ruins are here! Iguanas galore and photo opps! Get a guide, it's worth the history lesson, wear your suit under clothes for a refreshing swim afterwards. Most hotels offer beach clubs, low cost or cost of lunch/drinks, plus they have free wi-fi. Happy hours 2/1 with live music and the recently opened museum are diverse options. In town, restaurants abound and the food is a gastronomic delight! Local taco stops are the best value for a full stomach , happy tastebuds and a light wallet. Fresh sugar cane squeezed by a hank-cranked press offers a variety of Mojitos with live variety shows and music! Other night life, that I love, is watching sea turtles lay their eggs! Fun activities near by are: numerous parks with zip-lines, animal sanctuaries, cultural shows, snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing..... I would describe Tulum as bohemian / hippie/ ish, more relaxed than resorts. It has changed quickly in the last few years to accommodate not only the backpacker but the upscale tourist as well. It's a small but growing community with friendly people and a safe environment.

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 2.61/5
    179 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety bad
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 46° 115° 32° 89°๐ŸฅตAQI 17
    1x
    $2,573 / mo
    9Mbps
    ร—
  • Columbus

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 2.7/5
    204 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 11° 52° 12° 54°AQI 47
    1x
    $3,302 / mo
    35Mbps
    ร—
  • ๐Ÿ›Œ Most time spent

  • San Francisco

    Lived there for 5 month on a contract project in one IT company, With my monthly income of $3,400 it was disgustingly hard to have a normal lifestyle. The city is also very dirty, specifically the Mission. Would not recommend moving there as an expat.

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 3.62/5
    209 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 16° 61° 16° 62°AQI 40
    4mo
    $5,236 / mo
    44Mbps
    ร—
  • London

    I have been living in London for over 2 years as a student. It's ridiculously expensive. However, there are options. What I like about the city is you can find many events anytime you want. It's active all year 24/7. There are so many foreigners and tourists which make the living more vibrant and less racist. London has sub-communities which I think is a good thing. Those communities bring their cultures, ethics and foods. Public transportation and restaurants are great. I used to spend 3-4 hours in Costa or Nero cafe without interruptions. Though if it's raining or summer season it could be hard to stay long. On the negative side, the UK suffers from slow and old bureaucracies making life difficult sometimes. It's not easy to open a bank account or to rent. The government systems are slow. Also, you will feel depressed in winter when the sunset is before 4pm and the temperature is 0c. All in all, everything is great about the city except the affordability and the winter.

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 3.79/5
    216 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet good
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety good
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 16° 61° 16° 61°AQI 35
    2mo
    $4,087 / mo
    17Mbps
    ร—
  • Washington

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 2.91/5
    196 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety good
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 18° 64° 17° 62°AQI 43
    16d
    $4,506 / mo
    27Mbps
    ร—
  • Zadar

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 3.18/5
    189 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost okay
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet good
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun bad
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 25° 77° 22° 72°๐ŸฅตAQI 29
    14d
    $1,590 / mo
    16Mbps
    ร—
  • Medellรญn

    wasn't crazy about the town - the surrounding country is gorgeous

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 4.19/5
    212 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet okay
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety bad
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 25° 77° 23° 74°๐Ÿฅต๐Ÿ˜ทAQI 52
    12d
    $1,096 / mo
    14Mbps
    ร—
  • Tulum

    Tulum is loaded with cenotes for exploring and cooling off, beautiful and unique! Find local Maya and listen to their dialect. Learn a few words in Maya, they love to share it! The only beachfront Mayan Ruins are here! Iguanas galore and photo opps! Get a guide, it's worth the history lesson, wear your suit under clothes for a refreshing swim afterwards. Most hotels offer beach clubs, low cost or cost of lunch/drinks, plus they have free wi-fi. Happy hours 2/1 with live music and the recently opened museum are diverse options. In town, restaurants abound and the food is a gastronomic delight! Local taco stops are the best value for a full stomach , happy tastebuds and a light wallet. Fresh sugar cane squeezed by a hank-cranked press offers a variety of Mojitos with live variety shows and music! Other night life, that I love, is watching sea turtles lay their eggs! Fun activities near by are: numerous parks with zip-lines, animal sanctuaries, cultural shows, snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing..... I would describe Tulum as bohemian / hippie/ ish, more relaxed than resorts. It has changed quickly in the last few years to accommodate not only the backpacker but the upscale tourist as well. It's a small but growing community with friendly people and a safe environment.

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 2.61/5
    179 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety bad
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 46° 115° 32° 89°๐ŸฅตAQI 17
    9d
    $2,573 / mo
    9Mbps
    ร—
  • Bogota

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 3.01/5
    213 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety very bad
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 18° 64° 18° 64°AQI 16
    8d
    $1,193 / mo
    7Mbps
    ร—
  • New York City

    Best city in the world! You can certainly live the Nomad life in NYC for a lot less than 5k a month! I've been doing it since December 2018 for around $2500/mo. AirBnB is the way to go!

    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score 3.51/5
    211 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety okay
    Tap to Open
    ๐ŸŒง Feels 24° 75° 21° 69°๐ŸฅตAQI 34
    7d
    $5,394 / mo
    31Mbps
    ร—
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