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Hey World :-)

I'm working as a freelance translator, author and copywriter since 1999 - remote before the word "remote" got famous :-D

Last year, I gave up my home in Berlin / Germany, first stop Thailand. My goal: Discover the world - preferably on a motorcycle. ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช
11

trips

31,280

km

2%

of the world

3

countries

6

cities



Near people All people 2022 2021 2020
 
 
  4 Oct 2mo 18 Dec 18 Dec
4 Oct

Phuket

29ยฐC 84ยฐF
Thailand
 
 
  5 Sep 28d 3 Oct 3 Oct
5 Sep

Sitges

Spain
 
 
  3 Jul 2mo 5 Sep 5 Sep
3 Jul

Cologne

22ยฐC 72ยฐF
Germany
  21 Jun 11d 2 Jul 2 Jul
21 Jun

Bangkok

34ยฐC 93ยฐF
Thailand
 
 
  31 Jan 5mo 20 Jun 20 Jun
31 Jan

Chiang Mai

29ยฐC 84ยฐF
Thailand
2021
  19 Aug '21 5mo 31 Jan 31 Jan
19 Aug '21

Chiang Mai

31ยฐC 88ยฐF
Thailand
 
 
  6 Jul '21 1mo 19 Aug '21 19 Aug '21
6 Jul '21

Phuket

30ยฐC 86ยฐF
Thailand
  1 Jul '21 17d 18 Jul '21 18 Jul '21
1 Jul '21

Bangkok

32ยฐC 90ยฐF
Thailand
 
 
  16 Feb '21 4mo 30 Jun '21 30 Jun '21
16 Feb '21

Berlin

2ยฐC 36ยฐF
Germany
 
 
  17 Jan '21 30d 16 Feb '21 16 Feb '21
17 Jan '21

Berlin

2ยฐC 36ยฐF
Germany
2020
  21 Nov '20 2mo 17 Jan '21 17 Jan '21
21 Nov '20

Berlin

8ยฐC 46ยฐF
Germany



๐ŸŒŽ Regions collected (2 of 8)

๐Ÿšฉ Flags collected (3 of 275)

๐ŸŒ Top countries

  • Thailand

    โญ๏ธ OverallAll 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost  ๐Ÿ˜™ Affordable
    ๐Ÿ“ก InternetWiFi  ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun  mediocre
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety  good
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒง  Feels  32°  90°   28°  83° AQI 46
    1yr
    $1,911 / mo
    17 Mbps
    ร—
  • Germany

    โญ๏ธ OverallAll 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost  ๐Ÿง Pricey
    ๐Ÿ“ก InternetWiFi  ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun  mediocre
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety  good
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒค  Feels    32°     35° AQI 30
    9mo
    $3,811 / mo
    44 Mbps
    ร—
  • Spain

    โญ๏ธ OverallAll 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost  ๐Ÿง Pricey
    ๐Ÿ“ก InternetWiFi  ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun  good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety  good
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒฅ  Feels  14°  56°   15°  58° AQI 37
    28d
    $3,754 / mo
    21 Mbps
    ร—
  • ๐Ÿ›ฌ Most visits

  • Berlin

    I've been hanging out in Berlin on and off for 30 years. It is very safe for women. It is much friendlier than it used to be. There are loads of vegan restaurants now. The nightlife and specially jazz clubs are amazing! I have an excellent apartment to rent out in Wedding - which used to have a boring reputation but now is very cool.

    โญ๏ธ OverallAll 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost  ๐Ÿง Too expensive
    ๐Ÿ“ก InternetWiFi  ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun  great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety  good
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒค  Feels  -1°  30°     35° AQI 26
    3x
    $4,034 / mo
    40 Mbps
    ร—
  • Chiang Mai

    I love Chiang Mai for obvious reasons: Cheap, culture, food, and great people. Love it! :) My only con: It's super hot and humid. I can't deal with that amount of humidity personally. Maybe something to look out for people who can't do well with high humidity level. For me: Great for 1-3 months but not the whole year.

    โญ๏ธ OverallAll 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost  ๐Ÿ˜™ Affordable
    ๐Ÿ“ก InternetWiFi  ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun  mediocre
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety  good
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒง  Feels  30°  86°   26°  79° ๐Ÿฅต AQI 30
    2x
    $1,310 / mo
    17 Mbps
    ร—
  • Bangkok

    Bangkok is a really nice city. I lived 2 weeks in Bangkok and it was a good trip ! People are very nice, smiling and the cost is affordable. Some beautifuls temple, gardens, market etc. Chinatown is a place to visit, and Bangkok is globally clean !

    โญ๏ธ OverallAll 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost  ๐Ÿ˜™ Affordable
    ๐Ÿ“ก InternetWiFi  ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun  good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety  good
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒฅ  Feels  37°  99°   30°  86° ๐Ÿฅต AQI 61
    2x
    $2,081 / mo
    17 Mbps
    ร—
  • Phuket

    I've been in Phuket for about a month now. Most of that time I've spent in Ka Ron and Kata beach area, but also have been to Chalong, Pa Tong, Rawai, and Kathu. Karon and Kata beaches are my favorite. Beaches are beautiful, especially Karon. Overall most everything is reasonably priced, but not the bargain I was told it is. I eventually found a hotel I like, where I pay 12-13 euro per night (below 500 baht atm) and that is by far the lowest I found for the quality I expect. Considering the loc

    โญ๏ธ OverallAll 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost  ๐Ÿ™‚ Okay
    ๐Ÿ“ก InternetWiFi  ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun  good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety  good
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒง  Feels  31°  88°   28°  83° AQI 42
    2x
    $2,942 / mo
    17 Mbps
    ร—
  • Cologne

    Although I would not praise Cologne as the top destination for digital nomads I have certain doubts about some negative aspects listed here. Hospitals: How can hospitals be pretty bad if Germany has one of the best medical systems in the world? This judgments compares it with remote 3rd world cities which is by definition not logical. Germany, and therefore also Cologne, has most likely the best emergency system in the world (ambulance must arrive within max. 12 minutes - independent of traffi

    โญ๏ธ OverallAll 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost  ๐Ÿง Pricey
    ๐Ÿ“ก InternetWiFi  ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun  bad
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety  great
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒค  Feels    36°     39° AQI 22
    1x
    $3,666 / mo
    40 Mbps
    ร—
  • ๐Ÿ›Œ Most time spent

  • Chiang Mai

    I love Chiang Mai for obvious reasons: Cheap, culture, food, and great people. Love it! :) My only con: It's super hot and humid. I can't deal with that amount of humidity personally. Maybe something to look out for people who can't do well with high humidity level. For me: Great for 1-3 months but not the whole year.

    โญ๏ธ OverallAll 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost  ๐Ÿ˜™ Affordable
    ๐Ÿ“ก InternetWiFi  ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun  mediocre
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety  good
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒง  Feels  30°  86°   26°  79° ๐Ÿฅต AQI 30
    10mo
    $1,310 / mo
    17 Mbps
    ร—
  • Berlin

    I've been hanging out in Berlin on and off for 30 years. It is very safe for women. It is much friendlier than it used to be. There are loads of vegan restaurants now. The nightlife and specially jazz clubs are amazing! I have an excellent apartment to rent out in Wedding - which used to have a boring reputation but now is very cool.

    โญ๏ธ OverallAll 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost  ๐Ÿง Too expensive
    ๐Ÿ“ก InternetWiFi  ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun  great
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety  good
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒค  Feels  -1°  30°     35° AQI 26
    7mo
    $4,034 / mo
    40 Mbps
    ร—
  • Phuket

    I've been in Phuket for about a month now. Most of that time I've spent in Ka Ron and Kata beach area, but also have been to Chalong, Pa Tong, Rawai, and Kathu. Karon and Kata beaches are my favorite. Beaches are beautiful, especially Karon. Overall most everything is reasonably priced, but not the bargain I was told it is. I eventually found a hotel I like, where I pay 12-13 euro per night (below 500 baht atm) and that is by far the lowest I found for the quality I expect. Considering the loc

    โญ๏ธ OverallAll 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost  ๐Ÿ™‚ Okay
    ๐Ÿ“ก InternetWiFi  ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun  good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety  good
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒง  Feels  31°  88°   28°  83° AQI 42
    3mo
    $2,942 / mo
    17 Mbps
    ร—
  • Cologne

    Although I would not praise Cologne as the top destination for digital nomads I have certain doubts about some negative aspects listed here. Hospitals: How can hospitals be pretty bad if Germany has one of the best medical systems in the world? This judgments compares it with remote 3rd world cities which is by definition not logical. Germany, and therefore also Cologne, has most likely the best emergency system in the world (ambulance must arrive within max. 12 minutes - independent of traffi

    โญ๏ธ OverallAll 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost  ๐Ÿง Pricey
    ๐Ÿ“ก InternetWiFi  ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun  bad
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety  great
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒค  Feels    36°     39° AQI 22
    2mo
    $3,666 / mo
    40 Mbps
    ร—
  • Bangkok

    Bangkok is a really nice city. I lived 2 weeks in Bangkok and it was a good trip ! People are very nice, smiling and the cost is affordable. Some beautifuls temple, gardens, market etc. Chinatown is a place to visit, and Bangkok is globally clean !

    โญ๏ธ OverallAll 
    ๐Ÿ’ต Cost  ๐Ÿ˜™ Affordable
    ๐Ÿ“ก InternetWiFi  ๐ŸŽ Fast
    ๐Ÿ˜€ Fun  good
    ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Safety  good
    Tap to open
    ๐ŸŒฅ  Feels  37°  99°   30°  86° ๐Ÿฅต AQI 61
    28d
    $2,081 / mo
    17 Mbps
    ร—
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