The Downsides of Being a Digital Nomad

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Last week, I introduced you to the good sides of being a digital nomad. Most of the time, it’s an awesome thing to be able to wake up whenever you want and be your own boss. But, like anything, it also has bad sides. If being nomad is something you’re considering, I want you to be fully prepared and know what to expect. I don’t want to discourage you while writing this post, I just want you to know what’s really waiting for you! So here it goes: 1. You need to work (A LOT) Before you can achieve the …

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The Perks of Being A Digital Nomad

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If you’ve read the Successful Nomads interview that are on the blog, you’ll find what other people like about being a digital nomad. This week, I decided to tell you what I like about it. Because, to be honest, being able to work online and travel the world is the best thing that could happen to me! Note: These might not apply to everybody, as some people have more constraints that I do. As a self-published author, I don’t have clients or deadlines to deal with. 1. Freedom, freedom, freedom The main reason Chris and I decided to be nomad was …

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Successful Nomads: Carlo Cretaro

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This post is part of the Successful Nomads series Have you even wondered how people can travel and support themselves at the same time? It’s not as difficult as it seems! To show you that there are already plenty of people doing it, and that you can do it too, we’ve interviewed different kinds of nomads. They were all given 30 questions, with a minimum of 10 to answer. Carlo Cretaro is the one answering them for us today! You can find him at http://nextstopwhoknows.com/ 1) Where are you from? We’re from a town called Boyle, which is situated in a …

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Athens Food Tour: A Delicious Walk Around the City

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When Chris and I decided to go to Athens, we knew we wanted to experience it from a local point of view. That’s why, after checking out all the big and touristy attractions, we met with locals who took us around the city and showed us their secrets. But our experience of Athens and Greece wouldn’t have been complete without the one: food. On top of learning about the Athenians, Chris and I also wanted to learn about their food. Greece has so much to offer, and that’s why we let the guide from the Athens Walking Tour take us …

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Athens Hidden Gems: 10 Unusual Things to See and Do

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For most tourists and world traveler, Athens rhymes with Acropolis. Who could visit the capital of Greece without visiting this ancient mountain covered in ruins? Nobody. To prove that you’ve been to Athens, you need a picture with the Parthenon. Classic. But if like Chris and I, you plan to stay just a little longer, that’s when you start discovering Athens secrets. Actually, you would need to stay for a while if you wanted to learn all the secrets by yourself, that’s why we cheated. When I contacted the Athens Tourisms Board, they suggested we use their free program This is MY …

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