Enable your JavaScript to use Nomad List


  Your profileโš™๏ธ  Settings๐ŸŒ—  Dark Mode
๐Ÿก  Cities๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ  Countries๐ŸŒ  Trips๐Ÿ’ป  Coworking New๐Ÿœ  Explore๐Ÿ’ฌ  Chat๐Ÿ—ฏ  Forum
๐Ÿ“ธ  Photos๐Ÿ”ฎ  Random place๐Ÿ’ธ  Retirement๐Ÿ“Š  Travel Trends
๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ’ป Remote Jobsโœˆ๏ธ  Airlines๐Ÿ—บ  Neighborhoods๐Ÿ  Coworkations๐Ÿ”–  Incorporate๐Ÿš‘  Insurance
๐Ÿ“ฃ  Promote New๐Ÿ™Œ  Open Startup๐Ÿ’  Help
๐Ÿ”Ž
Remote JobsHire RemotelyTripsChatTwitchCoworking New

๐ŸŽซ Welcome to your Nomad List profile!

๐ŸŽ’ Add all your previous trips and future travel plans here

๐Ÿท Set what you're ๐Ÿ‘€ looking for + ๐Ÿ™ƒ your interests

Visit your profile by clicking your avatar on the top right of any page

๐Ÿค After adding trips, see who's around you on your Trips page

๐Ÿ’จ This message will disappear after you've added a trip

Start by adding your first trip
3d
๐Ÿ“ Sydney now 
+-
2015-05
2017-03

@stacey

Mobile tech specialist / startup nerd traveling abroad indefinitely. Currently in Australia. medium.com/@staceydao
40

trips

120,835

km

11%

of the world

22

countries

36

cities

Expand traits

๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ’ป Industry๐Ÿ•ธ Web Dev๐Ÿ’ป Software Dev๐Ÿ“ฑ Mobile Dev๐ŸŽจ UI/UX Design๐Ÿ‘พ Game Dev๐Ÿ˜Ž VR Dev๐Ÿ“‡ Startup Founder๐Ÿ’ฐ Finance๐Ÿ’ฐ Crypto๐Ÿค  Product Manager๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿซ Education๐Ÿ‘จโ€โš•๏ธ Medical๐Ÿšฉ Politics๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐ŸŽจ Creative๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ’ผ Law๐Ÿ“ฐ Journalism๐Ÿ“ Blogging๐Ÿ‘Š Coach๐Ÿ“ˆ Data๐Ÿ’ช Fitness๐Ÿค Community๐Ÿ’ผ Marketing๐Ÿค‘ Sales๐Ÿ›’ Ecommerce๐Ÿ“Š SaaS๐Ÿ™‚ Support๐Ÿ—บ Geo๐Ÿƒ Sports๐Ÿšš Logistics๐Ÿก Architecture๐Ÿ‘‹ Hospitality
๐ŸšŒ High School๐Ÿ“œ Bachelor's Degree๐ŸŽ“ Master's Degree๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿซ PhD

โ˜€๏ธ Waking up early๐ŸŒ™ Staying up late๐Ÿˆ Cats๐Ÿถ Dogs๐Ÿฉ Samoyeds๐Ÿต Teaโ˜•๏ธ Coffee๐Ÿธ Cocktails๐Ÿท Wine๐Ÿบ Beer๐Ÿพ Drinking alcohol๐Ÿฅ› No alcohol๐Ÿƒ 420๐Ÿ– Paleo๐Ÿฅฉ Eating meat๐ŸŸ Eating fish๐Ÿฅ’ Vegan๐Ÿฅ’ Vegetarian๐ŸŸ Pescetarian๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท Korean food๐Ÿฃ Japanese food๐ŸŒฏ Mexican food๐Ÿ Italian food๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ Chinese food๐Ÿ’ช Crossfit๐Ÿ’ช Fitnessโ›ฐ Hikingโ›ฐ Climbingโ›ฐ Outdoors๐Ÿคธโ€โ™€๏ธ Yoga๐Ÿ™ Spiritual๐ŸŒŠ Diving๐Ÿ„ Surfing๐ŸŽ Kitesurfing๐ŸŠ Swimming๐Ÿƒ Running๐Ÿšด Cycling๐Ÿ Motorcyclingโ›ต๏ธ Sailing๐Ÿ‚ Skateboarding๐Ÿ‚ Snowboardingโ›ท Skiing๐Ÿ’ช Fight sportsโšฝ๏ธ Football๐ŸŽ Race sportsโ›ณ๏ธ Golf๐ŸŽพ Tennis๐Ÿ“– Reading๐Ÿ‘พ Gaming๐Ÿ˜ Extrovert๐Ÿ˜ณ Introvert๐ŸŒ Third Culture Kid๐Ÿ‘ผ Youngest child๐Ÿ‘ถ Middle child๐Ÿง’ Oldest childโ›ฑ Beach๐Ÿ› Shoppingโ›ช๏ธ History๐Ÿ“บ Documentaries๐Ÿค” Philosophy๐ŸŽž Movies๐ŸŽธ Acoustic music๐ŸŽน Electronic musicโœ๏ธ Writing๐Ÿ“ธ Photography๐ŸŽž Film making๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿณ Cooking๐ŸŽจ Drawing๐ŸŽค Singing๐ŸŽ’ Backpacking๐Ÿš Vanlife๐Ÿ’ƒ Dancing๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸŽค Partying๐Ÿš Urbex๐Ÿ’ช Feminism๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Progressive politicsโš–๏ธ Centrist politics๐Ÿ‘ด Conservative politics

Support Nomad List and ๐Ÿ” unlock all cities & filters + plan your โœˆ๏ธ travels + connect with Meet 100,000+ ๐ŸŒ digital nomads ×
Near people All people201720162015
Add
×
 15 Mar '175mo13 Aug '1713 Aug '17
15 Mar '17

Sydney

24ยฐC
Australia
 4 Mar '1710d14 Mar '1714 Mar '17
4 Mar '17

Wellington

19ยฐC
New Zealand
 15 Feb '1717d4 Mar '174 Mar '17
15 Feb '17

Canggu, Bali

30ยฐC
Indonesia
 8 Feb '177d15 Feb '1715 Feb '17
8 Feb '17

Boracay

28ยฐC
Philippines
 3 Feb '175d8 Feb '178 Feb '17
3 Feb '17

Cebu

29ยฐC
Philippines
 15 Jan '1719d3 Feb '173 Feb '17
15 Jan '17

Canggu, Bali

30ยฐC
Indonesia
2016
 16 Dec '1629d14 Jan '1714 Jan '17
16 Dec '16

Byron Bay

28ยฐC
Australia
 2 Nov '161mo15 Dec '1615 Dec '16
2 Nov '16

Melbourne

28ยฐC
Australia
 31 Jul '163mo1 Nov '161 Nov '16
31 Jul '16

Sydney

18ยฐC
Australia
 13 Jul '166d19 Jul '1619 Jul '16
13 Jul '16

San Francisco, CA

22ยฐC
United States
 4 Jun '162mo3 Aug '163 Aug '16
4 Jun '16

Los Angeles, CA

25ยฐC
United States
 15 May '1620d4 Jun '164 Jun '16
15 May '16

Buenos Aires

18ยฐC
Argentina
 8 May '164d12 May '1612 May '16
8 May '16

Cusco

17ยฐC
Peru
 5 May '1610d15 May '1615 May '16
5 May '16

Lima

22ยฐC
Peru
 29 Apr '166d5 May '165 May '16
29 Apr '16

La Paz

18ยฐC
Bolivia
 22 Apr '162d24 Apr '1624 Apr '16
22 Apr '16

Valparaรญso

22ยฐC
Chile
 3 Apr '1627d30 Apr '1630 Apr '16
3 Apr '16

Santiago

23ยฐC
Chile
 18 Feb '163d21 Feb '1621 Feb '16
18 Feb '16

Ushuaia

15ยฐC
Argentina
 11 Feb '162mo2 Apr '162 Apr '16
11 Feb '16

Buenos Aires

29ยฐC
Argentina
 7 Feb '164d11 Feb '1611 Feb '16
7 Feb '16

Rio de Janeiro

33ยฐC
Brazil
 5 Feb '162d7 Feb '167 Feb '16
5 Feb '16

Sรฃo Paulo

31ยฐC
Brazil
 31 Jan '164d4 Feb '164 Feb '16
31 Jan '16

Buenos Aires

30ยฐC
Argentina
 14 Jan '164d18 Jan '1618 Jan '16
14 Jan '16

Seoul

2ยฐC
South Korea
 2 Jan '1628d30 Jan '1630 Jan '16
2 Jan '16

Kyoto

9ยฐC
Japan
2015
 18 Dec '153d21 Dec '1521 Dec '15
18 Dec '15

Hoi An

25ยฐC
Vietnam
 28 Nov '151mo2 Jan '162 Jan '16
28 Nov '15

Hanoi

27ยฐC
Vietnam
 17 Nov '155d22 Nov '1522 Nov '15
17 Nov '15

Ko Tao

30ยฐC
Thailand
 31 Oct '1528d28 Nov '1528 Nov '15
31 Oct '15

Chiang Mai

31ยฐC
Thailand
 5 Oct '158d13 Oct '1513 Oct '15
5 Oct '15

Ubud, Bali

29ยฐC
Indonesia
 3 Oct '1528d31 Oct '1531 Oct '15
3 Oct '15

George Town, Penang

32ยฐC
Malaysia
 18 Sep '153d21 Sep '1521 Sep '15
18 Sep '15

Munich

18ยฐC
Germany
 29 Aug '151mo3 Oct '153 Oct '15
29 Aug '15

Istanbul

29ยฐC
Turkey
 16 Aug '152d18 Aug '1518 Aug '15
16 Aug '15

Montenegro

Montenegro
 14 Aug '152d16 Aug '1516 Aug '15
14 Aug '15

Sarajevo

33ยฐC
Bosnia
 3 Aug '154d7 Aug '157 Aug '15
3 Aug '15

Split

33ยฐC
Croatia
 1 Aug '1528d29 Aug '1529 Aug '15
1 Aug '15

Cavtat

32ยฐC
Croatia
 15 Jul '155d20 Jul '1520 Jul '15
15 Jul '15

Ko TaoSurat Thani Thailand

Thailand
 3 Jul '154d7 Jul '157 Jul '15
3 Jul '15

Zagreb

31ยฐC
Croatia
 27 Jun '151mo1 Aug '151 Aug '15
27 Jun '15

Ljubljana

28ยฐC
Slovenia
 31 May '1527d27 Jun '1527 Jun '15
31 May '15

Prague

21ยฐC
Czechia
Expand all 40 trips

๐Ÿค Squads

Squads are groups of friends that are in the same place for extended periods of time. We assume people you follow on Nomad List and were in the same place are part of your squad.

Santiago, early '16


Buenos Aires, early '16


Hanoi, late '15


Chiang Mai, late '15


๐ŸŒŽ Regions collected (5 of 9)

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

๐Ÿšฉ Flags collected (22 of 193)

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎ ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ท ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆ ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ช ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ท ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ช ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญ ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟ

๐ŸŒ Top countries

  • Australia
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.22 5
    4590 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    okay
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    bad
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 27°81°25°77°AQI20
    11mo
    $ / mo
    14Mbps
  • Argentina
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.3 5
    3188 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    bad
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 18°64°18°65°AQI39
    3mo
    $ / mo
    5Mbps
  • United States
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    2.88 5
    121876 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 25°77°23°74°AQI23
    2mo
    $ / mo
    38Mbps
  • Indonesia
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.18 5
    7644 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒค Feels 42°108°32°90°AQI18
    1mo
    $ / mo
    8Mbps
  • Thailand
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.29 5
    6862 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    good
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 46°114°34°94°AQI33
    1mo
    $ / mo
    17Mbps
  • Vietnam
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.44 5
    3298 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 46°115°34°93°AQI38
    1mo
    $ / mo
    6Mbps
  • Croatia
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.35 5
    3026 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    okay
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 24°75°21°70°AQI40
    1mo
    $ / mo
    14Mbps
  • Slovenia
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.59 5
    356 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    okay
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 20°68°20°69°AQI19
    1mo
    $ / mo
    50Mbps
  • ๐Ÿ›ฌ Frequent visits

  • Buenos Aires
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    4.62 5
    210 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    Buenos Aires has everything, nightlife (excellent bars and clubs), culture, art, running places, etc. Though insecurity could be an issue, it is not as high as it may seem; if you know how to get around, nothing will happen to you. It is also quite diverse in terms of LGBTTQQIAAP and there's plenty of offer to be entertained. I see that hospitals are badly ranked in the Nomad ranking but I'd like to make a point here: public hospitals are free to use by anyone (no matter nationality nor residency status) and they are collapsed. Normally, people pay (the ones that can) around 100/110usd per month (the same way you pay in the majority of the countries) for a private health system which is excellent. So, that is not an issue at all.

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 24°75°21°70°AQI33
    3x
    $ / mo
    8Mbps
  • Canggu
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    5 5
    211 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    Oppressively hot. Actually hard to find Balinesian food. There is a lot of overpriced, average, western, hipster food. People are incredibly kind and the Balinesian food is great when you can find it. The roads are ridiculously crowded while a lot of the restaurants, bars, and clubs were less than 30% full. Kind of sad for local business owners. Surrounding area is beautiful and relatively accessible. Aside from western food & beverage lodging, food and beverage can be very cost effective. Other parts of the island are better for experiencing the Balinesian life, but it is more of a challenge to mix socially with local people here than other places as most people work in service industries or agriculture. It is what it is. In the end, if you like oppressive heat & humidity, western millennial cuisine, crowded roads, and a small beach, this may be your place.

    ๐ŸŒค Feels 42°108°33°91°๐Ÿ˜ทAQI71
    2x
    $ / mo
    20Mbps
  • Sydney
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.7 5
    206 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    good
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 28°82°26°78°AQI10
    2x
    $ / mo
    15Mbps
  • Cebu
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.3 5
    211 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    By instant rock star status you mean the local idiots who point, laugh and stare and gossip in Bisaya? People are not friendly and should be kept at arm's length. Cebu is probably the best city in the Philippines though so all is not lost.

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 39°102°32°90°AQI
    1x
    $ / mo
    5Mbps
  • Byron Bay
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    2.76 5
    175 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    okay
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 27°81°25°77°AQI10
    1x
    $ / mo
    13Mbps
  • Melbourne
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    4.02 5
    219 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    good
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    Expensive, but possibly the most amazing city on earth.

    ๐ŸŒง Feels 25°77°23°73°AQI38
    1x
    $ / mo
    15Mbps
  • San Francisco
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.14 5
    212 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    A mixture of piss, weed, unwashed nerdy men, overpriced reality estate, passive-aggressiveness, homeless people and freaks

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 25°77°22°71°๐Ÿ˜ทAQI57
    1x
    $ / mo
    54Mbps
  • Los Angeles
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.58 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

    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 26°79°25°78°๐Ÿ˜ทAQI53
    1x
    $ / mo
    30Mbps
  • ๐Ÿ›Œ Longest stays

  • Sydney
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.7 5
    206 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    good
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 28°82°26°78°AQI10
    8mo
    $ / mo
    15Mbps
  • Buenos Aires
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    4.62 5
    210 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    Buenos Aires has everything, nightlife (excellent bars and clubs), culture, art, running places, etc. Though insecurity could be an issue, it is not as high as it may seem; if you know how to get around, nothing will happen to you. It is also quite diverse in terms of LGBTTQQIAAP and there's plenty of offer to be entertained. I see that hospitals are badly ranked in the Nomad ranking but I'd like to make a point here: public hospitals are free to use by anyone (no matter nationality nor residency status) and they are collapsed. Normally, people pay (the ones that can) around 100/110usd per month (the same way you pay in the majority of the countries) for a private health system which is excellent. So, that is not an issue at all.

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 24°75°21°70°AQI33
    3mo
    $ / mo
    8Mbps
  • Los Angeles
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.58 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

    โ˜€๏ธ Feels 26°79°25°78°๐Ÿ˜ทAQI53
    2mo
    $ / mo
    30Mbps
  • Melbourne
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    4.02 5
    219 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    bad
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    good
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    Expensive, but possibly the most amazing city on earth.

    ๐ŸŒง Feels 25°77°23°73°AQI38
    1mo
    $ / mo
    15Mbps
  • Canggu
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    5 5
    211 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    Oppressively hot. Actually hard to find Balinesian food. There is a lot of overpriced, average, western, hipster food. People are incredibly kind and the Balinesian food is great when you can find it. The roads are ridiculously crowded while a lot of the restaurants, bars, and clubs were less than 30% full. Kind of sad for local business owners. Surrounding area is beautiful and relatively accessible. Aside from western food & beverage lodging, food and beverage can be very cost effective. Other parts of the island are better for experiencing the Balinesian life, but it is more of a challenge to mix socially with local people here than other places as most people work in service industries or agriculture. It is what it is. In the end, if you like oppressive heat & humidity, western millennial cuisine, crowded roads, and a small beach, this may be your place.

    ๐ŸŒค Feels 42°108°33°91°๐Ÿ˜ทAQI71
    1mo
    $ / mo
    20Mbps
  • Ljubljana
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.93 5
    178 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    okay
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    great
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    good
    Tap to Open

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 20°68°20°69°AQI19
    1mo
    $ / mo
    50Mbps
  • Istanbul
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.93 5
    226 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    Spent six months in Istanbul in 1993 when Turkey was really exotic. Didn't return till 2007, when I made mostly Kurdish friends in Sultanahmet, whom I'd see on frequent visits thereafter. Otherwise, I'd skip the city as like throughout Turkey bar the Kurdish areas there's anti Western feeling and targeting of visitors (I noticed that after a meal with alcohol, I'd nearly always be approached by a single male in the street near the restaurant inviting me to a bar certain. I'd suggest going to the first busy cafรฉ instead, at which point they'd excuse themselves. I suspect some waiters were part of a scam targeting single males).

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 25°77°22°71°AQI35
    1mo
    $ / mo
    7Mbps
  • Hanoi
    ๐ŸŽ’ Nomad Score
    3.29 5
    208 reviews
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost
    good
    ๐Ÿ“ก Internet
    very bad
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun
    okay
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety
    okay
    Tap to Open

    My wife and I have been living in Hanoi now for over five months. After having lived in Japan for nine years, KOREA for four months, Kunming, China for four months and Thailand, Cambodia and Malaysia for two months each weโ€™ve decided that Hanoi is our favorite city of all (when factoring in cost of livingโ€”and probably regardless of cost-of-living). I donโ€™t agree with the current traffic safety assessment. I walk everyday all Over the cityโ€”on average, 10 miles a day and in every direction. Iโ€™ve personally witnessed six or seven motorcycle accidents and been hit from behind by a motorcycle while walking, sustaining painful injuries requiring months to heal. I have had direct contact with three other people involved in motorcycle accidents. Love the city and still walk every day, but safe...NO. Meanwhile, I do agree with most of the cost factors I see listed. What amazes me is the assessment that there is โ€œbad nightlifeโ€ here???! What?? If all youโ€™re looking for is a place to get drunk and pick up women, maybe. But what I love most about the city is that nightlife is evident in every neighborhood, coffee shop, cafe and on every sidewalk every evening. People are out relaxing, eating, drinking and socializing everywhere I go every night, and in every neighborhoodโ€”not just in the โ€œentertainment districtsโ€โ€”which almost always bore me, anyway. So I guess it depends on what kind of traveler you are. Further, this city is resplendent with interesting architecture, historical buildings and monuments, temples, lakes and the rivers, and has a fantastic international community. Iโ€™m Caucasian but have interacted frequently with people of all races, and most frequently with the local Vietnamese community. While unfortunately it does seem that Hanoi is not freer of racism than New York, London, Tokyo, Sao Palo, or any other major city in the world I certainly feel that is less racist than many placesโ€”just my personal perception. Iโ€™ve only spoken with one person in five months (a beautiful Indian woman) who talked about feeling discriminated against, and that was in reference to getting an English teaching job. Yes, it does seem that a white face, even with non-native English, can get hired as an English teacher far more easily than an Asian or person of other racial heritage, even if that person speaks English almost like a nativeโ€”as this woman did. Ultimately I can only go by my own experience. People have been kind, mostly extremely honest, helpful and friendly and it is the Hanoians themselves who have been mostly responsible for my love affair with this city. The delicious coffee and food and interesting places to walk with no fear of being attacked, accosted or robbed have only helped. Now, if theyโ€™d just do something about the air pollutionโ€”second worst in Asia by many accounts.

    ๐ŸŒฅ Feels 56°133°36°97°๐Ÿ˜ทAQI103
    1mo
    $ / mo
    4Mbps
  • ๐Ÿ•บ People they cross paths with most

    Expand all 346 people

    ๐Ÿค Friends

    ๐Ÿ˜š Followers

    ๐Ÿค— Following

    โ€นโ€บ
    ×

    by levelsio

    Sorry, this is taking a while...