Meet the Nomads – Mark and Judith of Foundation Communicaid

Meet Judith Madigan and Mark van Luyk, founders of Foundation Communicaid. Judith is the General Director/ Chairperson and Mark the Creative Director/ Photographer of this unconventional nonprofit organization that supports aid organizations two nu nomads who have blended their passion for charitable endeavors with that of traipsing around the world. I caught up with them in Bangkok, and over a bottle of Italian Chianti and plates of...

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Meet the Nomads – Again! – Catching up with the Atkins Family as they Circle the Globe

The Atkins family, nomad travelers and location independents are now 6 months into their journey

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Meet the Nomads – Nora Dunn-from the Canadian Rat Race to a Simple Hawaiian Life

by Carmen Bolanos Meet Nora Dunn. A former financial planner, Nora and her partner Kelly gave up the 9-5 white collar life for that of laptop hobos. Nora and Kelly are currently house-sitting for an environmentally sustainable home in Hawaii after having crossed Canada by train. Nora maintains income by writing professionally about frugal living for WiseBread. She also maintains her personal blog, Life Happens, where you can read more...

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Meet the Nomads – Daniel Lloyd a Phunky Norwegian in Mexico

Let me introduce you to Daniel Lloyd, a Norwegian who sold his belongings, paid off his debt and took off for the sunny shores and mountains of Mexico. Daniel is a bit different from past interviewees in that he is currently living off his savings and trying to get his income source going from his blogs. I chose to interview Daniel because I believe he reflects that adventurous travel spirit that just had to get on the road whether or...

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Meet the Nomads – FB Fabulously Broke in the City!

Meet FB, a consultant, nomad and blogger who maintains her anonymity for her blog, Fabulously Broke in the City. A recent college grad, FB is passionate about paying off $50,000 in student loans before 2009. In fact, that’s a lot of what her blog is about – how to save money. A big part of FB’s answer for how to do this is to have a 100% nomadic lifestyle. Interested? Read on…. A lot of people aspire to a...

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Meet the Nomads – Web Designer/Photographer Tat Tso

Since beginning the Meet the Nomads series of interviews we have been so impressed by the caliber of creative professionals who we’ve had the pleasure to meet. Tat Tso can be counted among the top. After seeing his design site I knew I had to introduce our readers to him. I urge you to take a look at Tattso.com and experience a very cool site as well as some great photography! Tat Tso, I understand you are a web designer and...

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Meet the Nomads – Matt Harding – Paid to Dance Around the World

July 24, 2007 by Carmen Bolanos If I’ve ever been jealous of someone, it’s probably Matt Harding. In 2005, Matt Harding took off on a trip around the world. On a whim, he decided to do a little dance while his friends videotaped. The friends thought this was so hilarious that Matt started doing his little jig at all their stops. Matt was posting his video jigging for friends and family to follow his trip when word spread...

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Meet the Nomads – Irina Patterson The Russian Queen of Balloons

This week we were contacted by the Russian Queen of Balloons who was willing to share with you how her profession can be used to support a nomadic lifestyle. Irina Patterson is not a run of the mill balloon artist that you might find at any fair. I encourage you to visit her blog to see some pictures of the truly remarkable balloon sculptures, crowns and other creations she has made (including a 7 foot tall Michael Jordan). What...

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Meet the Nomads – James, Russell and Randy – They Fly Through the World with the Greatest of Ease

For the last couple of weeks my family had the pleasure of hosting Jay Gibson (also known as J. or JayBird), Russell Cox, and Randy Kohn of Trapeze Experience. Trapeze Experience moves from city to city and sometime from country to country giving an opportunity for people worldwide to experience the challenge of flying. While they were here I had a chance to interview them about their nomadic lifestyle and how they’ve come to do...

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Meet the Nomads – Greg and Yoko – Nomadesigners in Japan

Greg Moulinet and Yoko Chiba are location independent logo designers and brand specialists talking about their nomadic lifestyle.

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