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Which country is the best place for a long-term stay?


by @que6yr  | 5 comments

Iโ€™m interested in finding a country which would easily offer a 1 or 2 year visa for an American tech worker, has good health care and housing.

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Berlin has a freelancer visa option thatโ€™s worthwhile (depending on your country) for 1 -3 year stays.

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The county of Georgia seems to have an easy one year visa option . It is contingent on your nationality. Here is a link http://agenda.ge/news/36828/eng

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What about US possesions? US Virgin Islands, Guam, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, โ€ฆ Visas for those should be dead easy.

Personally, I really like the Philippines. Hereโ€™s my favorite town:
https://en.wikivoyage.org/wiki/Dumaguete

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everything about this question is subjective, therefore hard to answer. what do you want besides those two things? how do you define good with regards to health care and housing? some european countries issue โ€˜freelancerโ€™ visas that you can look into. mexico gives you a 6 month visa but you have to do a border run to extend it. colombia you can do 360 days if you time it right. but then you have to leave. Albania has a 1 year visa automatically to US citizens and itโ€™s awesome there but not sure about healthcare (depends on what you need).

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India would let you stay 6 months in at a time. Then a visa run and back. US citizens get a 10 year visa. Perhaps Brazil could offer a similar setup. Canโ€™t say much about healthcare though.

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in Netherlands by @info1329mo 8 months ago | 4 comments

Hi guys,

After the Netherlands, the Bay Area, Colorado and being on the van life for 8 months, I am now in Sedona, AZ with a few other digital nomads. We are sharing a home here and are wondering if there are more like minded people in the area.

We do a bunch of hikes and campouts in the northern of Arizona. If you would like to connect with us, please do so :)

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Are there any tax issues I have to be aware of?


in Germany by @clara9mo 9 months ago | 0 comments

Hi everybody. I live and work in Germany and want to go to Canary Islands for 6 months to work from there. I'm going to keep my current job, just change the "home" in the home office part of things. Are there any tax issues I have to be aware of? I was reading about becoming a residence after 183 days, thus having to pay taxes there plus my employer having to register there. Does anybody know how it works exactly? Thanks a lot!

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by @viktor10mo 9 months ago | 3 comments

Winter is coming and Iโ€™m feeling the ache of travelling after being stuck in the same place since the Pandemic started. Wondering if anyone is travelling right now? If so, where are you currently located and how is the situation where you are?

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Is La Gomera a nice place to stay?


in Norway by @kvarsten11mo 10 months ago | 1 comment

Hi, my name is Eric and I am a remote worker from Norway. Me and a friend is flying into Gran Canaria on Friday and spending two weeks in San Agustin on the south side of the Island.

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Where do I get good legal advice/support to have a long-term stay in Portugal?


in Lisbon, Portugal by @mzorrilla1yr 1 year ago | 4 comments

Hello, everyone!

My idea is to stay as low as 6 months and as long as a year (maybe, who knows) over Lisbon after doing some analysis from many cities in Europe.

I'm an Argentinian and Chilean (both nationalities) so... no Euro-pass for me (getting my Italian nationality could take 2 years easily). I'm also a remote worker and I have a really good income (I work for a Silicon Valley company) so I can show more than enough resources to stay in the country.

Everything I see online doesn't inspire me much confidence (most sites looks a bit scammy) and this is not a "vacation stay"... I want to be clear my head far away from Argentina right now. If someone has a good website, recommendations, etc I will super appreciate.

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Hey everyone,
We are nomad couple looking for some house we can stay for year or more.
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in Mostar, Bosnia by @gigigriffis4yr 4 years ago | 18 comments

Hey guys!

Doing some travel planning for when my boyfriend and I have to be out of the Schengen in the spring. Iโ€™m looking at Dubrovnik and Mostar. Weโ€™ll probably get to both of them, but was wondering - for those who have been - which one would you recommend basing in longer-term?

Some context on us: we love food and the outdoors. Both of us are cyclists (and should have folding bikes with us by then) and enjoy hiking/walking. Great views are a must. And neither of us are bar or party people, so the night scene isnโ€™t a factor for us. Quiet places are great and I love small towns.

Keep in mind that this will be March/April/maybe May next year, so not high tourist season. I donโ€™t mind if things are generally bustling, but I hate super crowded touristy spots (for example: I love Rome in winter and hate it in summer).

If anyone has insight, would love to hear it!

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in Ko Samui, Thailand by @mary_oleksiuk5yr 4 years ago | 0 comments

Im planning to go to Koh Samui at the end of April for a month. Does anyone know good areas where to live there and have good internet connection (maybe close to coworking space). Or also after reading some info here in nomadforum - some people say its better to go to Koh Lanta. Any thoughts about that?

Cheers

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in Mexico by @yuvalbarhai5yr 5 years ago | 15 comments

Hello,

Iโ€™m planning to fly to Mexico mid October for 1 month. Iโ€™m working on my laptop (like many others I guess) so I need a reliable wifi connection.
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I donโ€™t really care about nightlife. I want a place with good vibes and I want a place near the ocean or with nature around me.
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in Lisbon, Portugal by @tvrhe6yr 5 years ago | 24 comments

Hi guys,

From this spring onwards Iโ€™m returning to Europe and Iโ€™m looking to either set up a home base in Lisbon or Barcelona. Any fellow nomads who can share their experiences of living in either of those cities?

Iโ€™ve only been to Barcelona and I like the vibe a lot. Major downside is the tourists (obviously).

To me it seems that both cities have good infrastructure, internet, climate (mediterranean), nightlife, culture, food, beaches (and Lisbon is good for surfing as well of course). Price wise, Lisbon is obviously a bit cheaper.

One important consideration is the public transport. Since Iโ€™m not looking to rent a car I prefer the city where I can travel on foot, bike or metro.

Based on my limited info, itโ€™s hard to pick one. Any advice would be very much appreciated!

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Is getting a work visa then quitting a possibility to stay long-term? (For Colombia)


in Colombia by @matthieudrula6yr 5 years ago | 0 comments

In Colombia, I have heard people telling me that once you have a work visa you can enter and not care about what happen if you get fired.
Unlike the USA where if you lose your job, you are *****ed.
Is it a possibility to get a job, get in, open a bank account(not sure if thatโ€™s a good idea since itโ€™s not going to receive a consistent flow of cash from a Colombian company), then quit and work as a freelance remote.

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What's a great quiet village in central or Eastern Europe to stay?


by @theunisk6yr 6 years ago | 12 comments

Iโ€™ve been travelling through some major cities in eastern europe and now Iโ€™m looking to get somewhere a bit more quiet where I can settle for a few weeks, focus and get some work done.
I really enjoy nature and hiking, so it would be great if those come as part of the package.
It would be nice if there are some english speaking people around to meet, but you canโ€™t have everything.

I plan on making my way down the croatian coast (starting from slovenia) at some point in the next couple of months, though right now I imagine itโ€™s extremely busy and relatively expensive. Or are there any spots that could be worth checking out now?
Iโ€™m considering Kotor too.

Thanks in advance :slight_smile:

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How to find a place to stay?


by @yesmad7yr 6 years ago | 2 comments

My girlfriend and I are looking to find a place to stay in the USA for a few months this winter.

What are our options for finding a reliable place to stay for when we arrive?

I tried AirBNB, but got stopped at the verification stage, as I donโ€™t have social media accounts (what a stupid requirement).

Craigslist has places, but I know that this is just asking to be scammed by doing it online.

VRBO seems expensive compared to AirBNB, but I suppose itโ€™s an option. Does anyone have experience with it?

Is there anything else Iโ€™m missing here?

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