For Digital Nomads: South Lake Union (SLU) — Seattle, USA
Welcome to Bezos land: filled with identical high-rises, a jungle of glass facades and steel skyscrapers. A relentless quest to sell everything has built an entire neighborhood — but at what cost?
For Digital Nomads: La Punta / Zicatela — Puerto Escondido, Mexico
I’d heard so many good things about Puerto Escondido: the pristine beaches, low-key vibes, and beautiful sunsets. It’s a hidden gem, people would say — nothing like tourist-ridden Tulum. Sadly, it wasn’t for me.
For Digital Nomads: Centro — Oaxaca City, Mexico
“What’s a chapulín?” I asked. Our guide grinned mischievously as he motioned towards a food stall surrounded by baskets piled high with dried insects. Nice.
The anticlimax of becoming a Hyatt Globalist: Was it worth it?
This is the first time I’ve actually earned top tier hotel status. Even when I traveled for work nearly every other week, back when SPG was still around and Hyatt’s reward program went by a more staid name, the top tiers of each program remained elusive and just out of reach.
On the Origin of Digital Nomads
Digital nomad. Location independence. Remote work. Words that seemed foreign even a few years ago have tumbled into the mainstream — with no signs of slowing down. Where did they come from?