Interest in the remote lifestyle is booming in Europe and governments are starting to take notice with a range of digital nomad visas and schemes designed to entice people to their countries. In the space of just a few years, aided by the impact of the pandemic in advancing the transition to remote work, attitudes […]
Spain’s Free Trains Explained – How Travellers can Benefit
Spain is the latest European country to launch a scheme designed to entice people to its railways whilst reducing costs for existing travellers. You may have heard about it. Since its launch on September 1st, many international media outlets have run stories promoting free travel thanks to Spain’s free trains between now and the end […]
Europe in Autumn – Digital Nomad Itinerary
Autumn is a great time to travel in Europe, particularly the early part of the season with warm but not overbearing temperatures and more affordable travel than in the peak summer months. Below, we have a suggested digital nomad itinerary for travelling around Europe in autumn (fall). It is entirely in the EU and Schengen […]
Which countries have the fastest internet speeds in Europe?
Every person living and working as a digital nomad has different priorities when it comes to their dream destination. However, what they can pretty much all agree on, is that reliable and preferably fast internet is non-negotiable and an essential box which must be ticked before heading to a new place. Below we’re going to […]
Will 2022 be the Year of the Digital Nomad?
The concept of being a digital nomad isn’t new. Even during the latter years of the 20th Century, there were those who led a nomadic working lifestyle and identified as digital nomads but the way of life only really began to gain traction in the 2010’s with technological advancements and the rise of affordable short […]
What are the cheapest places to live in Europe?
Today, we’re going to have a look at the cheapest places to live in Europe. If you’re a digital nomad or remote worker just starting out and not making a huge income yet, you may want to consider some of these destinations which will help keep your living costs to the very minimum while you […]
Work and Travel in Europe 2021 – 10 Work Exchange Opportunities
Europe is gradually opening up to travel again, making it easier for anyone hoping to lead a digital nomad lifestyle. In this post, we’re going to look at ten Worldpackers exchange opportunities which will enable you to work and travel in Europe in 2021 and beyond. To apply to them, you need to become a […]
Europe’s Schengen Area Explained
In this post, we’ll explain what Europe’s Schengen Area is and how it works in practice. It should you give an idea of what your rights are for travelling and potentially working remotely in the region and how long you can stay within it. It includes a summary of the Schengen visa rules with examples […]