Late last year, my friend James Clark wrote me to say that VietJet intended to open a direct flight from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, to… Read More »Hitching a Ride on the Digital Nomad Express
Click around the web and you’ll find estimates, all over the map, about how much screen size affects our productivity at work. The real numbers will… Read More »Have You Ever Considered Traveling With Large Computer Monitors?
If you only had two weeks of vacation, and wanted to use them to visit Asia for the first time, where should you go? How should you… Read More »A Two Week Travel Itinerary – An Introduction to Asia
Fair warning: what follows is 6,000+ words about road cycling, a hobby I picked up last year. These words poured out of my hands the morning after my… Read More »A Beginner’s Guide to Cycling Gran Fondos
“…we’re going to create the ultimate backpack for digital nomads.” For me, few things are as pleasurable as neatly arranging all my possessions in just… Read More »What is the Best Backpack for Digital Nomads?
Last week I cancelled most of my phone calls, dusted off my copy of Freedom app (to turn off WIFI capabilities on my laptop), and caught a flight with my fellow blogger and coffee enthusiast James Clark. We were headed to the capital city of Vietnam-- Hanoi-- a place I always thought had a bookish vibe.
I was confused, and disoriented, and not at all certain how I had come to be seated here in this room in this house with these people and thirty thousand dollars on the table in front of me.
It’s a common set-up. I’m grabbing a coffee in Singapore. Sitting on my patio in Bali. At a food stall in Bangkok. A first time… Read More »Travel Tips for Your First Time in South East Asia
David is hanging out there for a month along with a huge crew of DCers and other bloggers. We did some comparing and contrasting on the phone today and it got me thinking about some of the downsides of Bali for digital nomads. I’m still a huge advocate for Bali, but I’d like to highlight some of the potential downsides of Bali if you are evaluating places to hang out for a few months or years!
Summary: I’ve got a spare room at my house in Bali. You can stay with us for free in return for some SEO work we… Read More »Tropical MBA Internship #10 – Come to Bali, Live With Us, and See the Inside of Our Business
Thanks to everyone who applied to TMBA #9. I’m excited to welcome Elisa Doucette to our team. Elisa was selected over 49 other applicants because… Read More »The Two Biggest Misconceptions about the Tropical MBA
I was at dinner tonight talking with a friend about my upcoming travel plans. I said “there will be 6 or 7 members of the… Read More »TMBA / Dynamite Circle Meet-up in Puerto Galera, Philippines – October 8th to October 12th
Subscribe to this blog’s RSS feed here. I also like to tweet a lot. Have you seen Tammi’s “Travel the World Like James Bond” article? It inspired… Read More »TMBA 202 : 14 Advanced Travel Techniques