Country Nomad Blog — Digital Nomad

Be Prepared for Nasty Weather


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

If you just moved across the country or travel often, you may face weather conditions different from what you are used to back at home. If you are lucky, the weather would be better, but if not, you’d need to be prepared for the worst-case scenario and also dress accordingly.  Nasty weather can be cold, hot, windy, cloudy, rainy, or maybe raining fire from an active volcano but let’s focus on the most common situations.    Winter is Coming During the snowy days, you are not just concerned about getting sick from catching a cold but also the possibility of...

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Moving to a Rural Area?


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

I have to be honest; sometimes it gets tiring to live in a big city. At some point, you’re sick and tired of the traffic and all the people. So many people. And as an increasing number of people get disillusioned with the big city life, there is a massive exodus of people to small towns. And it’s not just older people. Research shows there’s a significate number of young people relocating to small towns.  Wide-open fields, the sun, trees, greenery, beaches, and maybe a few animals.  It starts to sound super nice when right now you’ve been stuck in...

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How Can You Improve Your Cybersecurity as a Digital Nomad?


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

The pandemic has forced most people to work remotely, with work-from-home setups being the new norm. This trend is not new; remote working was already on the rise in the years leading up to 2020. However, the pandemic ramped up the numbers. Up to 30 percent of employees are estimated to be working remotely multiple days a week by the end of the year compared to just 3.6 percent in 2018. This has inevitably produced a new type of worker: the digital nomad. Digital nomads are location-independent individuals who use technology to perform their jobs while often living a nomadic lifestyle. They...

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Introducing Project Trek: An RV Family on the Move


Posted by Emily Buratowski on

Photo provided and article written by Christian Axness of Project Trek. Hello Nomad Internet Readers! We are the Axness family, a full time RV family since 2016!   Back in 2016 we sold our home, and 90% of our belongings, and moved our family into an RV. When we started living this life, if you wanted an internet plan you had to acquire it yourself. Without companies like Nomad to keep you connected, you were on your own; so we know the headache that you’re trying to avoid, trust us! And like you, we need the internet! Fast forward five years,...

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13 Best Cities Digital Nomads Can Call Home in America


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

If you’re a Freelancer or Remote Worker, these are the Cities for you! Being a Digital Nomad is slowly becoming the norm and as an increasing amount of digital nomads start families, having a nest seems like the next logical choice. Each city is considered based on its average internet speed, housing cost-to-earning ratio, rural areas, and access to opportunities.   Henderson, Nevada Nevada is the stand-out state for remote working, as it has the highest rate of startup formation, making it the best place to find opportunities. At first glance, you might think Henderson is in the middle of...

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