Tag Archives: Working & volunteering abroad

A Freelancer’s Guide to Taxes

For many globetrotters, freelancing offers a means to fund their adventures. When done right, freelancing can be a fantastic way to earn money on the go. Whether you’re an IT professional or a photographer, freelancing provides the opportunity to work independently while traveling. Whether you’re contemplating a move into freelancing or you’re already an experienced freelancer,… Continue Reading…

Living Abroad and Taxation: A Guide for Americans

Living abroad is an adventure many dream of, but it comes with tax responsibilities for American citizens. If you’re planning to work in another country, you’ll need to navigate both American and foreign tax obligations. This guide will help you understand what you need to know before booking your flight. 1. Plan in Advance Either… Continue Reading…

Tips For Moving Abroad

Deciding to move to another country is a big decision that may overwhelm you. If you are considering moving to another city here are my tips for moving abroad Having recently moved to Dubai, I find myself in unknown territory. Even though I have lived in numerous places before, this is the first time that… Continue Reading…

Why I Chose To Move To Dubai

I have been lucky to have lived in some of the most exciting cities in the world: London, Barcelona, Medellin, Sydney, and Melbourne and now I have made the move to Dubai! In this article, I share my reasons for moving to Dubai “Are you here with your family?”  “No,” I reply to my new… Continue Reading…

Teaching English in Costa Rica

Teaching English in Costa Rica Whether you are looking for teaching jobs in private language schools or just want experience teaching abroad for the first time, Costa Rica is a good option and you can travel to the rest of Latin America after your placement too. Below is Shelly’s story of her personal account of… Continue Reading…

Digital Nomad Taxes

When you live a digital nomadic lifestyle, you get to travel where you want (visa-depending, of course), stay where you want, and when you’re ready to leave, you can pack up and move to the next exotic destination.  Choosing to be location-independent has so many advantages, but when you’re travelling around with no known place… Continue Reading…

Why Choose a Nomadic Lifestyle?

It was back in 2014 when I exclaimed to a friend “I’m going to be a digital nomad.” Six and a half years later, and I still am one (except for the time back in England due to Covid restrictions). That’s still 6.5 years of a nomadic lifestyle, of not having a place to call… Continue Reading…