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Cycling the ancient Silk Road

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Cycling the Silk Road Hundreds of years ago people (specifically traders) made the overland journey along the Silk Road. The Silk Road was (and arguably still is) a network of ancient trade routes that connect Europe (or the West) to the ancient Mongol empire in the Far East. These long journeys were usually made using horses and carriages, though sometimes the journey was even made on foot. Unknown to most, the Silk Road is actually...
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Knowing when to quit Digital Nomad life

Knowing when to quit Digital Nomad life

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To quit or not to quit, that is the f*&king question. Actually I don't like the word 'quit', it denotes that you're giving up something and that isn't always strictly true. Sometimes in life you need to know when to take a time out, rebuild, reinvent yourself, plan and get going again. You know recently my lacrosse coach, a great guy from New York living in Barcelona for 12 years, told me that every 4...
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Feeling alone while travelling as a digital nomad

Feeling alone while travelling

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So this is a first for me. I am writing this blog post on a personal level and I hope it's useful to at least one person out there, who sometimes feels alone or down travelling as a digital nomad. "You're so lucky", "sounds like you're living the dream" or "I wish I could do that but I have too many responsibilities" are things you may hear frequently when telling people about your digital nomad lifestyle....
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Watching catchup TV while abroad

Watching catchup TV while abroad

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If you're like me and you hate the local TV in the country you are currently living/staying in, then you may have tried catchup or ondemand TV over the internet. Many of you are probably getting the dreaded "not available in your country" error or something similar to this. The reason for this is because your IP address, which is a unique address you're assigned while on the internet is telling the TV website that...
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