Hi, I’m James. Welcome to Nomadic Notes

James Clark @ Nomadic NotesHi, I’m James. I have been travelling while running a business since 2003.

Nomadic Notes is a travel blog featuring travel guides, digital nomad news, and notes from my travels.

Find out more .

Latest Posts

Libertad Apparel Travel Shirt

Libertad Apparel – the travel shirt that doesn’t look like a travel shirt

I’m always on the lookout for shirts that look good and are practical for travel. The problem I have with most travel clothes is that they usually look like travel clothes. The checklist of travel-shirt cliches include: – variation of green/beige/khaki (army/explorer colours) – ugly fabric – zips and multiple panels – a big logo […]

The Green Citadel of Magdeburg

The Green Citadel of Magdeburg

I’m a fan of the Austrian artist and architect Hundertwasser. Whenever I find myself in Austria or Germany (where most of his work is) I make a diversion to visit one. In the case of the Green Citadel of Magdeburg I was on my way from Hamburg to Leipzig, and I saw I could go […]

Hannover Hauptbahnhof

An hour and fifteen minutes in Hanover (not that I was counting)

Actually I was counting, but not in the sense that I was counting down the minutes until I could leave. My travels from Hamburg to Leipzig required a change of trains in Hanover (Hannover in German). Rather than wait on the platform I gave myself a mini-tour of Hanover. I had an hour and fifteen […]


Where I’m At: Budapest – 2015 edition

Where I’m At is my monthly update of what I’ve been up to, site news, and where I’m going next. Greetings from Budapest. I’m back in one of my favourite cities of Europe after a few years absence. The last time I was here it wasn’t on the digital nomad map. Other Eastern European cities […]

Koh Tao Cafe

Nomadic News: 2 August, 2015

Here is this weeks edition of Nomadic News – assorted links on travel and digital nomadery. Living Abroad – Location Independence Creative young Brits are quitting London for affordable Berlin What is it like living in ColOmbia as a digital nomad? Ubud, Bali: The “Elizabeth Gilbert Effect” and remote working in paradise This is the […]