Digital Nomad Resources

The Digital Nomad Resources page – the ultimate directory of websites about location independent living and digital nomadism. Features sites about how to be a digital nomad, courses, books, conferences, and meet-ups.

I’ve posted the links as a directory of resources. A listing does not represent editorial endorsement.


Communities and Forums
Digital Nomad Accommodation
Digital Nomad Destinations
Digital Nomad Finders
Social Media
TV and Film


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Based Bachelor – A blog about travel, self improvement, and living abroad in China.

Become Nomad – Resources for those choosing a nomadic lifestyle.

Black Digital Nomad – inspiring people of color to work from anywhere in the world.

Digital Nomad Empire – Learn to start an online business so you can work from anywhere in the world. Includes digital nomad tips, marketing, entrepreneurship, and travel guides.

Digital Nomad Girls – A community for digital nomad women around the world. – A collection of info, resources and inspiration for the modern nomads. by Andy Graham, who has been on the road since 1999.

Digital Nomad Travel Magazine – iPad and online magazine with a focus on long term travel and location independent lifestyle.

Digital Nomad Wannabe – Sharon Gourlay chronicles her journey as a digital nomad, featuring income reports and niche site case studies.

Freemadic – Features interviews, resources, and destination guides.

Jason Lengstorf – Speaker, author, and digital nomad.

Life Remotely – Features travel advice and work while travelling.

Live Work Abroad – Tips and tutorials on how to use the online world to build real location independence.

Location Independent – A guide to help you live and work anywhere.

Mobopreneur – Tips for mobile entrepreneurs.

Nomad Flag – Keith is a traveller, entrepreneur, and techie who writes on this location independent travel and digital nomad blog. Travel and nomad tips for independent travellers, digital nomads, and expats.

Nomad Income – Tips and inspiration on starting a digital nomad business.

Nomadtopia – tips and inspiration for location independent living and long term travel.

Not Your Parents Life – Resources on creating a location independent lifestyle.

NuNomad – A resource for those who have (or desire) to escape the office or home office to work abroad in their mobile office.

Remoters – Resources for digital nomads, remote professionals and teams.

Secret Nomads – Interviews with digital nomads.

Suitcase Entrepreneur – Create a profitable business online and a lifestyle of freedom, by Natalie Sisson.

The Barefoot Journal – Location Independent adventures in long term travel and financial freedom by Graham Brown.

The Working Traveller – A travel resource on how to finance a trip or stay away for longer by working overseas.

TRAVEL2GO – Digital nomad lifestyle magazine.

Virtually Nomadic – Tips, tricks, advice and more on how to become a digital nomad, quit that 9 to 5 job and travel the world.

Women Digital Nomads – A guide to help women digital nomads find the best cities to live and work remotely.

Work From Anywhere – Advocating the concept of “Working from Anywhere” as a lifestyle choice.


Anywhere – A handbook by AND CO for anyone who is considering becoming a digital nomad. 150+ pages of tips and best practices on housing, budgeting, visas & more.

Digital Nomad – by Tsugio Makimoto and David Manners. This was written in 1997 and it seems to be the origin of the phrase digital nomad.

The 4-Hour Workweek – By Timothy Ferriss. Originally published in 2007, this book is credited with bringing the concept of location independence to the mainstream.

Be a Digital Nomad: A Making It Anywhere guide – A collection of blog posts in book format from

The Suitcase Entrepreneur: Create freedom in business and adventure in life – By Natalie Sisson.

Digital Nomad: Work online, Travel the world, live a location independent lifestyle – By Dave Brett.

Be a Free Range Human: Escape the 9-5, Create a Life You Love and Still Pay the Bills – By Marianne Cantwell.

Communities and Forums – Formerly #nomads, nomadlist is the nomad chat community.

Digital Nomad Community – A gathering place for digital nomads or those interested in the lifestyle. Features a forum and articles on destinations and travel tips.

Digital Nomads Forum – Free digital nomads forum covering topics travel to the world of being a digital nomad.

Dynamite Circle is a private forum for location independent entrepreneurs. Many of the members are running businesses while on the road or expatriating in exotic locations around the world.

Location Independent Families – Facebook group for digital nomad families, for traveling families, or for those who want to be.

Nomad Forum – A question and answer site for remote workers and digital nomads to exchange information on working remotely.

Nomad Together is a community of location independent families and couples.


DC BKK – Annual conference of the Dynamite Circle forum held in Bangkok.

Digital Marketing Skill Share – A conference for industry-leading marketers held in Bali. Features international speakers, 500+ attendees and lots of digital nomads meeting on spot.

DNX GLOBAL – Digital nomad conference.

Economadia – The Economadia Summit wants to match the needs of Digital Nomads and Ecovillages, forming collaborative communities towards sustainability.

Meetup – Digital nomad meetups around the world via the network.

Nomad Cruise – A unique new way of networking while crossing the atlantic on a cruise ship.

Nomad Summit – Annual get-together held in Chiang Mai.

Project Getaway – 30 days co-living retreat hosted in places such as Bali and Mauritius.

Running Remote – A conference held in Bali for those running a remote team or thinking of starting one.

Wanderlust Lab – Work retreats and coworking vacations for location independents entrepreneurs, digital nomads and professionals in beautiful and exotic destinations.


Digital Nomad Coach is a website to help you on your journey to becoming a digital nomad so you can work from anywhere. Run by Erin & Simon of Never Ending Voyage.

Digital Nomad Academy is a private membership group that focusses on helping you business that can enable you to live and work anywhere. The training program was founded by Cody McKibben, who has been living abroad since 2008.

Create Your Nomadtopia is a course that covers the practical and emotional aspects of disengaging from your “normal” life and hitting the road. Digital Nomad Course – Understand 10 successful remote freedom business models and start your own business.

Destination Guides

Extreme Nomads – Sports and outdoors destination guide for active digital nomads. – Ranking the best cities to live and work remotely.

Nomad Pass – A platform to connect with other digital nomads and find unique places to live and work anywhere.

Teleport – Helps knowledge workers find the best place to be. Lower cost and increase opportunities by smartly choosing where you live and work. – Travel guide and community for digital nomads.

Digital Nomad Accommodation

CoNomads – Meet and co-live with other like-minded individuals. Make co-living arrangements, stay at digital nomad houses, and host travelling digital nomads.

Coworking in the Sun – Workspace and accommodation in Tenerife.

Nomad House – Spaces where digital nomads can live work and retreat together.

Nomad Rental – Curated serviced apartment hotels. Nomad Rental only lists weekly and monthly extended stay apartment hotels.

YonderWork – An international community experience for remote workers interested in living in new places and learning new skills.

Digital Nomad Finders

Find a Nomad – a tool for discovering where fellow nomads are right now, and where they’ll be throughout the year.

Nomad Projects – Find other digital nomads for your next side project.

Nomad Soulmates – A dating app for remote workers, digital nomads, and location-independent people.

Lydiascapes Digital Marketing – Digital Nomad Lydia Yang offers digital marketing consulting and training.

Jobs – Jobs for digital nomads.

Digital Nomad Jobs – Lists types of jobs that are suitable for being a digital nomad.

Hubstaff – A free directory for remote workers to find remote work.

Jobbatical – Combine work and travel with short-term startup jobs around the globe.

Modern-Day Nomads – Travel jobs and inspiration for globetrekking creative professionals and digital nomads.

Remote Jobs Club – A free, once–weekly email roundup of remote jobs that aren’t restricted by commutes or a particular geographic area.

Remote OK – Work remotely as a digital nomad or from home as a telecommuting employee.

The Remote Working Company – Listing jobs you can do from anywhere.

Working Nomads – A curated list of the best digital jobs for those looking to work remotely.


BecomeNomad Podcast By Eli David – Whether you are a digital nomad on the road, or thinking about changing your current life to becoming a nomad, the BecomeNomad Podcast provides insights and resources to make you a better and more balanced long term traveler and nomad.

Nomadtopia Radio is a weekly podcast that features interviews with people who are living abroad, settling down (for now), traveling overland with kids, homeschooling, or backpacking solo around the world.

The NomadTogether Podcast – Location independence for couples and families.

Travel Like a Boss Podcast – Weekly interviews with online entrepreneurs and location independent business owners who make money online while travelling the world as digital nomads.

Tropical MBA Podcast hosted by Dan and Ian, is a podcast about the growing movement of location independent entrepreneurs worldwide.

Social Media

Nomad Stories – Stories on life, work and travel as a digital nomad.

Reddit – /r/digitalnomad Subreddit for digital nomads.

Quora – Digital nomads topic.

Digital Nomads Abroad is a Google+ community run by digital nomad Mike Elgan.

TV and Film

One Way Ticket – Currently in production, this documentary will feature interviews with travelling freelancers, remote workers, and founders of distributed startups.

The Wireless Generation – A documentary about a new generation of people who are taking their careers online in order to travel the world.

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