Digital Nomads Thailand

Best places in Asia for remote work in 2021

The global travel website Big 7 Travel recently published a list of the best cities for remote working in 2021. Fast-growing communities of digital nomads who are location independent and use technology to do their jobs are seen in the world, but these communities are more strongly represented in the …

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Digital nomads freed from work permit obligations

Digital nomads roam the planet enjoying life and offering their expertise, although Covid-19 has reduced travel opportunities. Thailand’s Board of Investment (BOI) is finally tackling an anomaly in the visa system: self-proclaimed digital nomads or remote workers using modern technology to work in cafes, hotels, coworking spaces or libraries with …

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Digital nomads did not prepare for this

There are also visa issues. In years past, digital nomads crossed and re-crossed borders as needed to avoid staying too long. It’s not that easy in a closed-border pandemic. In March, Ryan McCumber, a business consultant, was stranded in Portugal. He had traveled to Europe, and a comedy of errors …

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10 best cities to live as a digital nomad

From beaches to cities, digital nomads can thrive in many places around the world. The term digital nomad was coined in 1997 by Tsugio Makimoto and David Manners in a book called “The Digital Nomad”. Employers are starting to encourage remote working and are moving away from the traditional 9-5 …

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Digital nomads in Southeast Asia

A digital nomad is not a job, but a work-travel lifestyle. They are a race of enterprising individuals who make a living traveling the world. They are location independent and use technology to do their jobs. Technology has allowed new forms of work environments to flourish, making formal workspaces a …

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Could you be a digital nomad in Thailand?

Are you a digital nomad? Work online anywhere you can find a seat and have wi-fi? According to Digital Nomadic Websites, some of the most popular places to work online around the world are Chiang Mai and Bangkok (Thailand), Budapest (Hungary), Belgrade (Serbia), Bali (Indonesia), Lisbon (Portugal) and Buenos Aires …

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Making a home for digital nomads

Digital nomads are busy in their natural habitat. “There is no place like this in the world,” says Quinn Zeda, a graphic design entrepreneur, referring to Chiang Mai’s bustling “digital nomad” scene. From November to February, between the rainy season and the scorching season, Chiang Mai’s Nimman district is full …

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