Digital Nomad Travel

How to Make Travel More Enjoyable by Finding “Your Thing”

How to Make Travel More Enjoyable by Finding “Your Thing”

Want to know how to make travel more enjoyable and to get the most out of your trips and vacations? There's one thing you need to do....literally. %

Stress Free Travel: How to Avoid Travel Mistakes

Stress Free Travel: How to Avoid Travel Mistakes

Want to learn how to have stress free travel experiences? Take it from someone who has been in some dicey travel situations. The secret to remaining stress free all comes down to ONE word. Can you guess what it is?

Canadian Rockies: 6 Days Exploring the Most Insanely Beautiful Place on Earth

Canadian Rockies: 6 Days Exploring the Most Insanely Beautiful Place on Earth

Visiting Alberta and the Canadian Rockies is something I can't believe I didn't do sooner. It might be the most spectacular place I've ever been. EVER.

Digital Nomad for a Decade: 33 Lessons Learned About Life and Business

Digital Nomad for a Decade: 33 Lessons Learned About Life and Business

I've officially been a digital nomad for 10 years. Here are 33 lessons I've learned about life and business during my time as a lifestyle entrepreneur.

Lost Passport: The Most Humiliating Travel Mistake of My Life

Lost Passport: The Most Humiliating Travel Mistake of My Life

It's every traveler's worst nightmare: the lost passport. While visiting Japan I made the worst travel mistake of my life. Here's how I recovered from it.

Is Bali Expensive to Visit?

Is Bali Expensive to Visit?

Bali, Indonesia is a beautiful tropical paradise that isn't nearly as expensive as you'd imagine.

In 2019 I Traveled the World and Shot 72 Videos, Here are the Highlights

In 2019 I Traveled the World and Shot 72 Videos, Here are the Highlights

In 2019 I shot 72 videos, and many of them were from some pretty cool and exotic locations. Here are my favorite digital nomad videos and vlogs of 2019.

Best Gifts for Travelers: 45 Perfect Holiday Gift Ideas for the Digital Nomad

Best Gifts for Travelers: 45 Perfect Holiday Gift Ideas for the Digital Nomad

Trying to find the best gifts for travelers in your life? We've got 45 of the very best gift ideas for the business person or digital nomad.

Becoming a Digital Nomad: Why You SHOULDN’T Do It

Becoming a Digital Nomad: Why You SHOULDN’T Do It

Becoming a digital nomad is great, but it might not be everything your're expecting. Consider these realities of the digital nomad lifestyle before you start.

The 4 Things You Have to do to Stay Happy as a Digital Nomad

The 4 Things You Have to do to Stay Happy as a Digital Nomad

Staying happy as a digital nomad may be tougher than you think. But if you do these 4 things, you'll have a much more fulfilling life as a solopreneur.

Why Thousands of Digital Nomads Failed to Sustain the Lifestyle

Why Thousands of Digital Nomads Failed to Sustain the Lifestyle

Why did thousands of people say they were becoming digital nomads, only to ultimately fail, pack it in, and move home? I have a theory...

Best Travel Hacks: The 5 Travel Hacks that Save Me THOUSANDS Each Year

Best Travel Hacks: The 5 Travel Hacks that Save Me THOUSANDS Each Year

Quite simply, these are the best travel hacks I know of. The ones that save me thousands of dollars a year and make my travel MUCH more comfortable as well.

What Happened on Location Rebel This Week?

What Happened on Location Rebel This Week?

On the week of September 16th, we wrote about travel, marriage, and cold pitches. Check it out if you missed any of the posts on our daily blog.

Top 50 Bars in the World: An Update on My Latest Quest

Top 50 Bars in the World: An Update on My Latest Quest

I've traveled the world over in pursuit of visiting the top 50 bars in the world. See what's the best, the worse, and where you should go visit yourself.

Cool Offices: The 20 Coolest Offices from Across the Globe

Cool Offices: The 20 Coolest Offices from Across the Globe

Need a little office inspiration? These are 20 of the coolest offices from across the world. The best offices are often the most unconventional, so if you're looking to work from the road, and are looking for cool offices to check out? Look no further than these spectacular work locations.

24 Things I Learned from Taking a Two Month Global Sabbatical

24 Things I Learned from Taking a Two Month Global Sabbatical

After 2 months, 6 countries, 10 flights, 22 beds, 26 cocktail bars, and over 4,000 km driven – my lessons from a two month sabbatical with my wife.

Traveling Abroad Checklist: 10 Things to Do Before a Big Trip

Traveling Abroad Checklist: 10 Things to Do Before a Big Trip

Before every big trip I go through a traveling abroad checklist. This helps me make sure I'm reducing my stress as much as possible, and more importantly sets things up so that life is as easy as possible when I get back. Trust me #7 in particular is a MUST.

How to Make Friends While Traveling

How to Make Friends While Traveling

Traveling is awesome, but it can be hard to make friends while traveling. Not anymore, in this post, you'll learn tips to make friends on your next trip.

Singapore Suites Class: How to Fly the $10,455 Flight for 97% Less

Singapore Suites Class: How to Fly the $10,455 Flight for 97% Less

SINGAPORE SUITES CLASS is as good as it gets on an airplane, and is MUCH easier to book than you think using Chase Ultimate Rewards Points. Let me show you.

Plan a Trip: My 9 Most Indispensable Travel Tools

Plan a Trip: My 9 Most Indispensable Travel Tools

There are a million travel tools out there, so it's hard to figure out which ones really work. In this post, we share the best travel tools to help you with your trip planning.

Location 180 Digs Episode 6: Shangri-La Maldives Treehouse Villa

Location 180 Digs Episode 6: Shangri-La Maldives Treehouse Villa

I stayed at the Shangri-La Maldives Treehouse Villa on my honeymoon and HAD to pull out my camera and shoot a video on how amazing it is. Check it out.

22 Fantastic Destinations for the Lifestyle Entrepreneur

22 Fantastic Destinations for the Lifestyle Entrepreneur

Trying to decide where to go live and work abroad on your next adventure? Look no further, these 22 spots have something for everyone.

How to Work Remotely While Having the Adventure of a Lifetime

How to Work Remotely While Having the Adventure of a Lifetime

Ever wanted to work remotely, travel the world, and have a crazy adventure in the process? Dakota shows you how it can be done.

10 Reasons You Should Move to Asia to Start Your Lifestyle Business

10 Reasons You Should Move to Asia to Start Your Lifestyle Business

Moving to Asia is one of the best ways to start a lifestyle business. It's not just the cheap cost of living that makes it worthwhile.

6 Things No One Tells You About Running a Business While Traveling Full Time

6 Things No One Tells You About Running a Business While Traveling Full Time

10 Things I Learned from My First 48 Hours in Scotland

10 Things I Learned from My First 48 Hours in Scotland

How Having a Quest Has Made My Life 10x Better

How Having a Quest Has Made My Life 10x Better

Today Chris Guillebeau releases The Happiness of Pursuit. Because of this I've reflected upon my own quests and how they've shaped my life.

Best Travel Stories: 5+ Short Travel Stories from a Digital Nomad

Best Travel Stories: 5+ Short Travel Stories from a Digital Nomad

Being a digital nomad has a way of leading to a lot of interesting travel stories. This is an ever evolving post of some of my best travel stories from the last decade of being a location independent lifestyle entrepreneur.

Is It Really Possible to Work from Anywhere On Earth?

Is It Really Possible to Work from Anywhere On Earth?

Is it really possible to build a business that allows you to work from anywhere on Earth whenever you want?

The Differences Between Macau and Las Vegas

The Differences Between Macau and Las Vegas

For all their similarities, Macau and Las Vegas are very different places. I recently spent 24 hours in Macau and make some big distinctions here.

How to Live the High Life in Bali

How to Live the High Life in Bali

As many of you know, I'm slightly enamored with the lifestyle of the super-rich. It's a fascination that I've had my whole life, and I'm not entirely sure where it stems from. So when I had the chance to live the high life in Bali, for way less than you'd think, I jumped at the chance.

Five Winter Location Independent Destinations

Five Winter Location Independent Destinations

Want to work someplace warm this winter? These five destination for location independent entrepreneurs are some of the best in the world.

Two Days at Iguazu Falls

Two Days at Iguazu Falls

There is a lot more to Iguazu Falls in Argentina than just the falls. The bird park and Itaipu Dam are well worth visiting.

My All Time Top 5 Favorite Travel Destinations

My All Time Top 5 Favorite Travel Destinations

A List of my all time top five favorite travel destinations.

An American's Guide to Carnival in Rio: The Carnival Celebration

An American's Guide to Carnival in Rio: The Carnival Celebration

There is a lot more to carnival in Rio than just the parade and Sambadromo. Read about what else to expect here!

Backpacking Through Europe – Without the Backpack…

Backpacking Through Europe – Without the Backpack…

A short story about how I went backpacking through Europe, without my backpack. Turns out, it made it home before I did!

An American’s Guide to Carnival: The Parade

An American’s Guide to Carnival: The Parade

In this part 3 of 6 in an American's Guide to Carnival you'll learn all about the parade itself and the Sambadromo. Don't miss it!

An American’s Guide to Carnival in Rio: What to Expect When you Land

An American’s Guide to Carnival in Rio: What to Expect When you Land

When taking a trip to Brazil for Carnival in Rio, you probably have no idea what to expect. This guide will give you the basics of what it's like in Brazil.

Gringo-izing Brazil: An American’s Guide to Carnival in Rio

Gringo-izing Brazil: An American’s Guide to Carnival in Rio

An American's Guide to traveling to carnival in Rio de Janeiro. Keep reading to learn how to make the most of Carnival in Rio.