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A Walk Through Riga: Big Monuments And Controversial Landmarks

To say that Riga is a beautiful city is an understatement. Full of art-nouveau buildings, wide open soviet-style avenues and impressive monuments, it’s unlike any other European capital. A short walk through Riga its enough to immerse yourself in its very unique character, owing to both its past and future. This post is part of a series of posts devoted to Riga. I am an…

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Life In Budapest For Digital Nomads

We plan on staying in Riga at least until this fall but, after that, we are considering two options for our next location: Budapest or Chiang Mai. Being two very different cities, we decided to visit both to make up our minds before the final decision. In this article, I want to share my impressions on how is life in Budapest for digital nomads. Different…

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Towards Deep Work: Becoming Unreachable

While being in a distracting environment may be ok if you are working on shallow tasks, finding a quiet spot and becoming unreachable is necessary  if we need to do some deep work. In order to do that, first, we need to find a space where we can work uninterruptedly for long periods of time. Then, we need to get rid of all distractions. Both things…

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Fear Is A Self-Fulfilling Prophecy

I wanted to separate the Daily Stoic posts from the main blog’s content, but I think the Stoic for February the 7th. “Fear is a self-fulfilling prophecy”, deserves to be with the main articles. Here, I describe how I overcame my fears to quit my corporate job and start a path that will change my life forever. About Fear “Many are harmed by fear itself, and many…

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How To Avoid Taxes Legally: The 183 Days Rule

On my previous post, Demystifying Digital Nomad Taxes, I mentioned that there’s actually a way to avoid taxes legally if you are a digital nomad, by adhering to the 183 days rule. Now, I know this is a very polemic subject, but I really want to propose an open, mature discussion on the subject. We will talk not just about the process, but its consequences, and…

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