Location Independence

January 2, 2017
being location independent in Budapest

A Digital Nomad in Budapest

Budapest is a city of grand buildings, elegant bridges, a castle on a hill, and revitalizing thermal baths. I’ve been there a few times in the […]
October 15, 2014
Digital Nomad Dilemma

The Digital Nomad’s Dilemma

  Last fall I was sitting in an Israeli café in Kathmandu writing about train travel in Europe.   Weird? Well, not really. I was supposed […]
September 24, 2014
What is a Digital Nomad

What is a Digital Nomad or a Location Independent Person?

  What is a Digital Nomad or a Location Independent Person? I’ve been throwing this term around for the last couple years. I even have a […]
May 13, 2014
moving to malaysia

I’m Moving to Malaysia

I’m Moving to Malaysia   With the exception of visiting my family for a couple months at the holidays,I have been traveling the world for the […]
January 22, 2014

I quit my day job

Nearly three years ago, I quit my day job. Months earlier I had started a couple travel blogs on the side while working days in a […]
October 3, 2013
A Digital Nomad in Kathmandu

A Digital Nomad in Kathmandu, Nepal

  Kathmandu has been a stop on the traveler’s circuit since overlanders on the hippie trail came blazing (in more ways than one) from Istanbul via […]
September 12, 2013

Creativity and Productivity Tips for Digital Nomads and Location Independent

  The challenges of digital nomad are numerous. Location independent individuals are facing more unknowns in their daily lives than regularities. Living abroad and trying to […]
August 29, 2013
digital nomad in rishikesh

A Digital Nomad in Rishikesh

Traditionally, Rishikesh has attracted Hindu pilgrims, yoga enthusiasts, meditation students, and those seeking enlightenment.     But recently the town has lured digital nomads and other […]
August 6, 2013

My Daily Routine in Rishikesh: Writing, Internet, Yoga

Rishikesh is well suited for the long-stay traveler, the yoga or meditation student, or anyone needing rest in their life. Rishikesh proper is actually a large, […]
April 10, 2013

10 Cool Offices I’ve had as a Digital Nomad

One of the biggest benefits of a location independent lifestyle is the ability to set up a temporary office wherever I go. Sometimes I’m traveling too […]
June 8, 2012

A Digital Nomad in Dali, China

There aren’t too many places in China that I would recommend to digital nomads, but Dali is one of them. Dali is an ancient city, but […]
February 23, 2012

A Digital Nomad in Luang Prabang

I’ve written previously about my quest to become location independent and posted Using Chiang Mai as a Remote Workplace last year after stopping temporarily to work […]
July 27, 2011

The Realities of Blogging from the Road

I just returned from a 3-month trip through Southeast Asia. This was the first time that I traveled while maintaining my blogs, both Bohemian Traveler and […]
May 31, 2011

Using Chiang Mai as a Remote Workplace

By Stephen Bugno There is a reason so many travel bloggers are stopping and staying in Chiang Mai, Thailand for so long: it’s inexpensive, pleasant, culturally […]
March 22, 2011
Travel Blog Success

Travel Blog Success: Improve your Travel Blog

By Stephen Bugno In December of 2010 I came to a critical point. I had been running two travel blogs for over a year and not […]
December 31, 2010

2010 in Review: How I traveled for half the year

By Stephen Bugno Work and travel as a lifestyle A former coworker of mine and up-and-coming musician recently asked me how I do it. How did […]