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Each year there are thousands of people who hit the road looking for a new life, to discover a new place and to learn about new cultures. If you are moving somewhere new however, there is a problem which many face called culture shock, which is basically your mind and body reacting to being surrounded by a new language, new ways of life and ultimately a new culture. This happened to me 2 years ago when I first moved to Mexico City, and thankfully my good friend Michael Volitich was able to give me some great advice based on his…

Many people that love to travel do so because they love to experience new cultures. There are so many fascinating and unique cultures to explore all around the world, and one of the best ways to do this is to visit the places that you are most interested in so that you can immerse yourself in the culture and learn more about the history of the people. Booking your travel to a cultural destination for an exciting and enlightening trip is pretty simple these days. We go online for everything from ordering a takeaway to finding storage units in the…

As a digital nomad, you know that the best thing about this lifestyle is that is enables the highest of all human virtues: freedom! But there may be times when to maintain your freedom, you need to supplement your income in between projects and gigs. Or, you may simply want to boost your savings, so that you can equip yourself with new and better digital nomad gear (laptop, smartphone, wearables, etc.). Obviously, to make extra cash you don’t want to pause your digital-nomad life and head back to the corporate wasteland — because who knows? They might capture and convert…

In recent years there has been a huge boom in the private rental accommodation industry, thanks in part to the success of companies such as AirBnb. I travel frequently as part of my job and I have been staying hotels for as long as I can remember. I have tried with private rentals in recent years and it is just something that has never quite worked for me. Last month I was sitting in the amazing Bicycle Casino Hotel in California, and finally made my mind up that hotels are far better than private rentals, and here is why. Promotions…