Night in Sahara is an amazing experience. The desert is far from being an empty field of sand and endless dunes. Along the way, there are palm trees (dates not coconuts), boulders, camels and people. The road is a hard ground loosely covered with changing piles of sand. Varied and picturesque.
Tartu is the second largest (or a less small) town in Estonia. It’s also a student town with the Estonian largest university established in 17th century. The city ambience is fresh and youthful despite the muddy autumn shifting towards the winter. The youth of the nation happily roams the streets of the town, sample a local lively bar scenery and (as they always have) express their views on the walls of the world.
On the first week of December you may have happened to see a group of people gathering in the Town Hall square. Despite there being well over a hundred people, there is no need to worry. These people are not political, most of them even don't smoke. They simply gather for an annual birthday celebration of three local guys who like it big.
Coworking spaces provide resources to digital nomads to work together, but it also gives a will and a way to play together. Do social part of the coworking spaces become a distraction on a concentrating? To get things done most of the freelancers need undisturbed time to concentrate. As with most things in life it comes down to finding the right balance between social events and work time.
There is a home for a digital-nomads in a Bulgarian mountain town. Next three weeks I will be a nomad in residency in Coworking Bansko. My arrival day is Sunday and the bus reaches the remote village after 5 pm. Surely nobody is still working there?
The Saklikent National Park in Antalya is the third longest canyon in Europe and a great place to visit. You can walk inside the canyon, admire the white cliffs towering above your head and enjoy a dip into the lagoon at the end of the path.
Lancaster has a dark and Gothic history that reflects in the architecture and stories of old times. A slave trade, witch trials, prison tales and quicksands where travelers or fishermen have disappeared all are part of towns colorful history. It's no wonder that an area with such a mystical ambiance have become an inspiration writers through different eras.