After spending nearly a year in Southeast Asia, Curtiss and Ashley’s Nomadtopia is emerging as a nice blend of his web design business, her savvy with Airbnb, and their combined forces living in exotic locations for a few months at a time. At the tail end of a two-month stay back in the States, they joined me to talk about how they make the lifestyle work for them.

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In This Episode

  • Renting via Airbnb (as guests and hosts) around the world
  • Getting discounts and freebies
  • Tips for dealing with Internet slowdowns and outages
  • Spending lots of time together
  • Heartset: what it is and why it matters
  • Making adjustments as you go
  • Returning to the U.S.
  • Tweaking your packing list
  • And so much more

Most Memorable Location-Independent Experiences

Riding a water buffalo.

Biggest Surprise along the Way

Mankind is fundamentally caring.
Expats come out of the woodwork when you host an event.
Resorts and hotels jump at the chance for free publicity.

Resources We Talked About

Curtiss and Ashley’s Links

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