Nomad Podcast: Talking travel, Remote Year and startup life

By Paige | July 12, 2018

I had a chance to chat with Sean in the latest episode of the Nomad Podcast about my experience building a startup while traveling amongst twenty-eight countries during my nomadic stint with third cohort of Remote Year. We discuss some of the challenges our team faced when attempting to build a brand new startup from…

La Chorrera: Chasing Waterfalls in Bogotá

By Paige | July 11, 2018

I’m always down for an adventure, and I love hiking, so when I had read about Cascada la Chorrera in Choachí, I knew we had to find our way out there. Unfortunately, I couldn’t find much in the realm of a guide on how to get to Choachí, nonetheless the actual waterfall. The gist was…

Trekking Tayrona: Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona

By Paige | July 9, 2018

As part of our exploration of Northern Colombia, we had to check out Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona. Alex and I had both read quite a bit about the park, and it sounded right up our alley after some of our latest hiking adventures. We stayed a night in Santa Marta to split up our trip…

Belgrade: The unexpected foodie haven

October 16, 2016

When I first saw Belgrade, Serbia on our itinerary for Remote Year, I had no idea what to expect. In the month leading up to our stay there, I started…

“Just bend like a banana”

September 30, 2016

One of our boys, Jacek, has done over forty jumps in his life and wanted to plan an excursion for us to experience it with him. There were about fifteen…

Another margarita, please.

September 25, 2016

Of our Remote Year itinerary, Prague was the only city I had visited previously. It was also my favorite city from my time studying in Spain. Due to that, I…

My one real week in London

September 23, 2016

This is the third post about London, and I haven’t even mentioned the actual place we were living, which had very mixed reviews. The Collective is a dorm-style building made…

Birthdays, Belgium & Bottles

July 27, 2016

After the spontaneous adventure our first weekend, it was time to buckle down and start planning the RY Birthday Duo for Shawn and myself that would take place that Thursday,…

The #almostthreepeaks challenge

July 26, 2016

July was possibly one of the craziest months on Remote Year so far. We were based in London after our initial plan to be in Istanbul was changed early on…

A welcomed homecoming

July 25, 2016

When I joined Remote Year, I never had any intention of going home during our year adventure. I got to globe trot and roam around the world for a year, why would…

The story of nine Remotes, five days, 75 km and a lifetime supply of Snickers

July 12, 2016

The majority of the tourists who came through Cusco were only there for about a week. This is just enough time to land, stay a night or two, then head off…

Our South American Finale

July 10, 2016

It’s so interesting to me how every month is such a different experience for each person. It just goes to show how the experiences, rather than just the city itself,…

Adventure Month; aka La Paz

July 7, 2016

After Buenos Aires, our heads still spinning from everything going on, our Cousteau tribe packed up and shipped off to La Paz, Bolivia. Let me tell you, it was a…

The Whirlwind; aka Buenos Aires

July 1, 2016

So, where have I been since my last update on some date, a long, long time ago? After our first month in Cordoba, we moved onto the cloudy but wonderful…

7 Traits of the Argentinian Entreprenuerial Community

March 23, 2016

One of the most exciting opportunities Remote Year offers is direct access to the heart of the entrepreneurial communities in each of the cities we visit. We work out of…