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Nomadtopia Radio features interviews with people all over the world who have created their ideal lifestyle through location independence, long-term travel, living abroad, and more. Guests run the gamut from serial expats to slow travelers, digital nomads, location-independent entrepreneurs escaping winter, families traveling overland (and homeschooling!), solo backpackers and road-trippers... you name it. Their stories highlight all the different ways to explore the world, live and work on your own terms, and have the freedom and flexibility to create the lifestyle that matters to YOU. Join us to learn about the ins and outs of daily life on the road and back at home; nitty-gritty details of living and working anywhere in the world, like banking, technology, what to do with your stuff, and having a home base (or not); getting started and making it happen; and much, much more. Hosted by veteran traveler, expat, digital nomad, and location-independent online entrepreneur Amy Scott, founder of Nomadtopia.com, where you can access resources, community, and inspiration for creating and savoring the life your nomadic soul craves.

Nomadtopia Radio features interviews with people all over the world who have created their ideal lifestyle through location independence, long-term travel, living abroad, and more. Guests run the gamut from serial expats to slow travelers, digital nomads, location-independent entrepreneurs escaping winter, families traveling overland (and homeschooling!), solo backpackers and road-trippers... you name it. Their stories highlight all the different ways to explore the world, live and work on your own terms, and have the freedom and flexibility to create the lifestyle that matters to YOU. Join us to learn about the ins and outs of daily life on the road and back at home; nitty-gritty details of living and working anywhere in the world, like banking, technology, what to do with your stuff, and having a home base (or not); getting started and making it happen; and much, much more. Hosted by veteran traveler, expat, digital nomad, and location-independent online entrepreneur Amy Scott, founder of Nomadtopia.com, where you can access resources, community, and inspiration for creating and savoring the life your nomadic soul craves.
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Nomadtopia Radio features interviews with people all over the world who have created their ideal lifestyle through location independence, long-term travel, living abroad, and more. Guests run the gamut from serial expats to slow travelers, digital nomads, location-independent entrepreneurs escaping winter, families traveling overland (and homeschooling!), solo backpackers and road-trippers... you name it. Their stories highlight all the different ways to explore the world, live and work on your own terms, and have the freedom and flexibility to create the lifestyle that matters to YOU. Join us to learn about the ins and outs of daily life on the road and back at home; nitty-gritty details of living and working anywhere in the world, like banking, technology, what to do with your stuff, and having a home base (or not); getting started and making it happen; and much, much more. Hosted by veteran traveler, expat, digital nomad, and location-independent online entrepreneur Amy Scott, founder of Nomadtopia.com, where you can access resources, community, and inspiration for creating and savoring the life your nomadic soul craves.

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Episodes

Ep 150 Brandon Pearce: Finding Meaning in Life and Work

7/3/2019
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Brandon and his family have been traveling the world for 10 years now, and have recently set up home bases in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, and Bali, Indonesia. In this episode we talk about how they’ve created the life they wanted, how finding meaning guides his decisions, their interest-led approach to educating their daughters, and lots more. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/150 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, and more. Join aspiring and current nomads,...

Duration:00:44:35

Ep 149 Tommo and Megsy: Food Fun Travel

6/5/2019
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Having spent much of the past six years being fully nomadic, Tommo and Megsy are now more focused on the freedom of location independence to have a home base, travel when they want, and avoid winter. In this episode we talk about their challenges finding income streams that worked for them, food as inspiration to travel, and lots more. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/149 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, and more. Join aspiring and current nomads, expats, and more...

Duration:00:32:52

Ep 148 Marek Bron: Balancing Home and Travel

5/1/2019
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After a few years of full-time travel, Marek found a home base in Lisbon, Portugal. He enjoys connecting with the local community when he’s settling into a bit of a routine at home, and also spends a lot of time on the road in support of his travel blog. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/148 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, and more. Join aspiring and current nomads, expats, and more in the Nomadtopia Collective, your home for a global location-independent...

Duration:00:39:17

Ep 147 Jayme and John: Rural Van Life in the U.S.

4/3/2019
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Since 2017, Jayme and John (and their two dogs) have been living in a 1996 Chevy Express van, which they built out themselves for full-time living. They enjoy spending time in rural areas of the U.S. where the dogs can roam free and they can spend time on work or personal projects. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/147 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, and more. Join aspiring and current nomads, expats, and more in the Nomadtopia Collective, your home for a global...

Duration:00:37:09

Ep 146 Carrie Spaulding: Saying Yes to a Nomadic Adventure

3/6/2019
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An intuitive hit that she was supposed to spend a year on the road led Carrie—a coach who was already location independent—to head off on a nomadic adventure full of powerful and memorable experiences, insights, and challenges. She joined me just after the year had officially ended, as she was reflecting on her trip and exploring what’s next. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/146 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, and more. Join the Nomadtopia Collective, your home for a...

Duration:00:52:50

Ep 145 Elizabeth Mercer: Remote Work & Physical Products

2/6/2019
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Elizabeth and her husband spent about three years on the road, building a software company as they traveled. They've now moved to Austin, Texas, to give the company a U.S. headquarters, and Elizabeth has also started a new business selling ergonomic furniture. In this episode, we talk about hiring remote workers and tips for finding remote work, how a business that sells physical products can be location independent, the benefits and challenges of settling down, and lots more. See...

Duration:00:35:31

Ep 144 David Jacoby: Financial Planning for Nomads

1/2/2019
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David is a financial planner and an on-again, off-again expat. In this episode, he joins me to share lots of financial tips and considerations for nomads, expats, and location-independent people of all stripes (plus his experience traveling with his pet ferret!). In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/144 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, and more. Join the Nomadtopia Collective, your home for a global location-independent lifestyle, at www.nomadtopia.com/collective.

Duration:00:39:24

Ep 143 Cate Brubaker: Navigating Re-Entry

12/5/2018
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Re-entry (returning home after extended travel, especially abroad) can be one of the hardest parts of a location-independent lifestyle. Dr. Cate Brubaker—re-entry coach, consultant, and part-time nomad—joins me to talk all about why re-entry is so tough and what we can do to make it easier, no matter how long we’ve been gone or how long we’re staying put. In This Episode dependent See www.nomadtopia.com/143 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, and more. Join the Nomadtopia...

Duration:00:34:34

Ep 142 Kelly Christian: Location-Independent Bookkeeper

11/7/2018
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Kelly took her local, in-person bookkeeping business online, expanding her reach and giving her the ability to work from anywhere. Thanks to her work and some research and planning, Kelly and her husband were able to spend three months in Mexico last winter. She joined me to talk about what it took to make it happen, what she learned along the way, and what’s changed as a result of their winter abroad. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/142 for show notes plus other interviews,...

Duration:00:44:11

Ep 141 From the Archives: Legal Matters for Nomads with Elizabeth Potts Weinstein

10/25/2018
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Elizabeth intentionally created a business that fits the lifestyle she wants to live. As a location-independent lawyer for small businesses, she manages a remote team and takes lots of road trips—and she actually understands this nomad stuff! In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/141 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, and more. Join the Nomadtopia Collective, your home for a global location-independent lifestyle, at www.nomadtopia.com/collective.

Duration:00:40:31

Ep 140 Hannah Dixon: The Nomad VA

10/3/2018
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After spending several years doing virtual assistant work online while traveling, Hannah Dixon began her own business training and placing virtual assistants. In this episode, Hannah gives us the inside scoop on working successfully as a nomad along with her tips for taking care of mental health and happiness while on the road. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/140 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, and more. Join aspiring and current nomads, expats, and more in...

Duration:00:34:00

Ep 139 Anna Rova: Relationships and Female Success

9/5/2018
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Anna and her husband met at a nomad meetup in Medellín, Colombia, and they’re now expecting a nomad baby! In this episode, we talk about Anna’s perspective on relationships, the reality of nomad life, embracing one’s wild feminine nature, and so much more. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/139 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, and more. Join the Nomadtopia Collective—an online community making location independence easier, less lonely, and more sustainable—at...

Duration:00:45:35

Ep 138 Michelle Chang: Unconventional Budget Accommodations

8/1/2018
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After getting married and working for a few years, Michelle and her husband joined the Peace Corps and served together for two years in rural Jamaica. They then tested out location independence while slowly building a freelance web services business, keeping expenses low through house sitting, work exchanges, and other unconventional accommodations. This budget-friendly approach continues to sustain and enrich their long-term travel lifestyle. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/138...

Duration:00:30:46

Ep 137 Doug Cunnington: Amazon Affiliate Sites

7/4/2018
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After working remotely for years in his corporate job as a project manager, Doug got laid off. He was lucky to already be building a side hustle with Amazon affiliate sites, which he was able to make his full-time gig. In this episode, we talk about the transition to working for himself, all about affiliate sites, some of his favorite productivity hacks, and lots more. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/137 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, and more. You can also join...

Duration:00:46:18

Ep 136 Coleman and Kennedy: Health and Productivity on the Road

6/6/2018
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Identical twins Coleman and Kennedy use their expertise in fitness, productivity, and behavior change to help business travelers stay healthy on the road. In this episode, we talk about the unique challenges of full-time travel, establishing location-independent exercise routines, and lots more. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/136 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, community, and more. Join the Nomadtopia Collective, an online community making location independence...

Duration:00:44:53

Ep 135 Amy Scott: Long-Term Location Independence

5/2/2018
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Jill Sessa returns in her role as interviewer to turn the tables and get me to share more of my own Nomadtopia! In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/135 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, community, and more. Support Nomadtopia Radio by becoming a patron! More info at www.nomadtopia.com/patron.

Duration:00:50:33

Ep 134 What's Next for the Podcast?

4/25/2018
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After an unintentional two-week break, I’m back to share what’s been going on and what’s next for Nomadtopia Radio. Tune in for all the latest. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/134 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, community, and more. Support Nomadtopia Radio by becoming a patron! More info at www.nomadtopia.com/patron.

Duration:00:12:12

Ep 133 Marilyn and Matthew: Teaching English Online

4/4/2018
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Marilyn and Matthew travel the world by teaching English online with VIPKID. They prefer to spend more time in one place rather than traveling constantly, and they love the flexibility that their location-independent work gives them to do just that. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/133 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, community, and more. Support Nomadtopia Radio by becoming a patron! More info at www.nomadtopia.com/patron.

Duration:00:37:26

Ep 132 Cara Miles: Yoga and Coaching

3/28/2018
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Cara went from clinical psychologist in a country town in Australia, to yoga teacher, living at a surf camp in Morocco and working as a coach supporting others to follow their dreams. Tune in as we talk about the ideal mindset for nomads, how to handle people who don’t support your dreams and lifestyle, getting a good night’s sleep, life in Morocco, and more. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/132 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, community, and more. Support Nomadtopia...

Duration:00:31:18

Ep 131 Dan Pierson: Finding His Sweet Spot

3/21/2018
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It can take a while to find our rhythm with this lifestyle and figure out what really works for us, but Dan feels like he’s finally found his sweet spot. In this episode, he shares why he likes having a home base, his take on community and friendships, and lots more. In This Episode See www.nomadtopia.com/131 for show notes plus other interviews, resources, community, and more. Support Nomadtopia Radio by becoming a patron! More info at www.nomadtopia.com/patron.

Duration:00:38:54