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The Path To Minimalist Travel Starts With A Backpack

The Path To Minimalist Travel Starts With A Backpack

For as long as you’ve been traveling, perhaps you’ve been trained to do things a certain way. Pack certain things. Use a certain bag. You know, the one with wheels that you see all so often in departure halls and luggage carousels? Now, we’re not knocking the old Rollaboard, but as a brand focused on keeping you, the traveler, efficient – we’re firm believers that a backpack can enhance your travel experience. We’d go so far as to say that using a backpack is an exercise in minimalist travel. Perhaps you’ve always thought of minimalists as an odd bunch who...

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A Different Way of Living: Interview with Outsite Head of Community, Rebecca Males

A Different Way of Living: Interview with Outsite Head of Community, Rebecca Males

Travel is in Rebecca Males’ blood, having blogged her way around the world since 2011, writing content for the likes of Buzzfeed and Skyscanner. From an early age, she wanted to do things differently. Rather than connecting work to a specific location, an office in one particular city, Rebecca’s career has been built around the idea of earning a living remotely. Despite taking a non-traditional approach, Rebecca has succeeded in a career she is passionate about and excited about. Now, she is helping others to achieve a similar lifestyle. Outsite is a provider of beautiful and bespoke co-living and co-working...

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How To Own The Monster of Time Management

How To Own The Monster of Time Management

  Time management guru, Shirley Fine Lee, has determined that 80% of the workday is spent on non-crucial or unimportant tasks, which have little or no value. As a result, projects often take twice as long as anticipated. In order to get ahead in your business, you will need to take control of your day and defeat the monster that is time management. By spending just a few minutes each day on restructuring and improving your timetable, you are building the foundations of a productive lifestyle.   It all comes down to a few simple steps. Knowing how to prioritize...

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What To Do When You Burn Out From The Side Hustle.

What To Do When You Burn Out From The Side Hustle.

Listless. Uninterested. Sluggish.   These are just a few ways to describe the state of burnout. In a pressure-driven society, the risk of burnout is an all-too-real phenomenon, spurred on by the constant impulse to be productive. Even for seasoned veterans who turn up their noses and think that burnout will never strike them, I can guarantee you that at least once, they’ve experienced the mounting sense of dread that comes with an impending crash.   Just how do you get to a stage where you’ve lost the will to be productive?   It’s easier to reach this point than...

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Quality vs Quantity: There’s Undeniable Value in Product Range Focus.

Quality vs Quantity: There’s Undeniable Value in Product Range Focus.

The Arcido product range might not seem as extensive as some other brands, but each one of the four bags is a labor of love, designed and manufactured over time to be as good as a carry-on bag can possibly be. The product line will continue to expand, but never in a way which impacts on the quality of the products put out on the sale. This focus on quality over quantity when it comes to products is a reflection of Arcido’s values, as well as the priorities of customers. A minimalist, focused approach to life is mirrored in our...

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Minimalist Morning Routine - 6 Tips for Kickstarting Your Day

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Minimalist Morning Routine - 6 Tips for Kickstarting Your Day

Motivational gurus wax lyrical about your morning sets the tone for the rest of your day. As much as it may be cliched, it couldn’t be truer. The moments after you wake, and prepare to face the world, are often a precursor to what lies ahead. It’s easy to get caught mindlessly scrolling through social media, which is why we’re here to show you six tips to hack your minimalist morning routine and make you more efficient. Plan Out Your Day The Night Before Self-explanatory as it may seem, a simple spot of pre-planning can save you from scrambling in...

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Looking for Remote Photography Jobs? Start Here

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Looking for Remote Photography Jobs? Start Here

Do you have aspirations of funding your travels through photography? Breaking into the freelance photography game can seem like a struggle, but it needn’t be too complicated. As far as digital nomad jobs go, travel photography can be immensely rewarding – after all, who wouldn’t want to capture their memories and get paid for it? In this article, we’ll give you some tips on how to find a remote photography job. The first piece of advice that we’d give to prospective freelance travel photographers is shoot to document. Document every little detail. You’ll become proficient at identifying scenes and compositions which...

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Travel Trendsetters: A Light-Hearted Look at Laptop Lifestyles with Giang Cao’s Very Nomad Problems

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Travel Trendsetters: A Light-Hearted Look at Laptop Lifestyles with Giang Cao’s Very Nomad Problems

In the Instagram age, it can seem like digital nomads are living a flawlessly glamorous existence. People in the industry, however, will know that this isn't always the case and no one captures this quite as thoughtfully as Giang Cao. Originally from Vietnam, Giang now lives a location-less existence as an illustrator and graphic designer.Her online comic Very Nomad Problems shines a humorous light on the everyday struggle of choosing this way of life. She releases a new comic every Tuesday, which you can keep up to date with by joining the mailing list on her website or liking the...

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