Category Archives: Life
A few years ago, not too long after we met, Emanuele and I wrote together a list of things we wanted to achieve in life. Working remotely was on this list. Actually we wrote something like ‘having a location-independent job or business that allows us to travel often and spend time with our family’. We were getting tired of the Dublin daily routine: commuting to work in the cold and rainy Irish weather, sitting in a grey office all day long, having uninspiring canteen lunches. We were also growing frustrated with the limited amount of annual leave we were entitled to, and – consequently – the limited amount of time we could devote to visiting our families in Italy and Portugal, and to traveling for our leisure.
As we quit our jobs and traveled around the world, we met a bunch of people who were already working remotely and living a location-independent lifestyle. Meeting these folks and talking to them gave us a certain confidence that we could achieve location independence too – we just had to find a way. Continue reading
Our fundraising campaign came to an end. Thanks to your donations we’ve been able to raise $3,072 against our goal of $3,000. In addition to that we’ve also received some contributions offline, plus a friend I helped financially a couple of years ago, came back to me with the same amount of money I loaned him when he was in difficulty - We don’t have words to describe how grateful we are for your awesome support. We really owe you a lot – once more THANK YOU!
I’ve already used part of the funds (and part of my savings, plus other donations) to purchase Continue reading
I’m making this short post for those who don’t follow our Facebook page. In September thieves broke into our home and stole our photography gear, our laptops and the hard drives where our photos from around the world were stored.