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 […]
January 5, 2015
travel Life Lesson Learned

Another Travel & Life Lesson Learned

  I was sweating, lying on a bed in a budget hotel room in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia. The room was small, with a shared bathroom. It […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
January 1, 2012

2011 in Review

2011 in many ways has been an extremely successful year. I have a lot to be grateful for. As the year is about to turn to […]
October 5, 2011

Road Trip in Numbers

After 56 days on the road, I’m back home again. I set off with fellow travel blogger Juno Kim of RunawayJuno.com at the end of July. […]
August 6, 2011

Three months in Southeast Asia in Review

Overall my Southeast Asia trip was a great success. I witnessed incredible experiences, met extraordinarily friendly people, and saw how people live life in places that […]
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 […]
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 […]