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12 Common Travel Mistakes To Avoid

Sept. 7, 2021

Learn how to avoid twelve of the most common mistakes people make while traveling. Plus, hear bonus travel tips and mistakes from fellow members of the Traveling with Kristin and Badass Digital Nomads Community.

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The Best Places To Retire or Live Abroad (and How To Decide)

Aug. 31, 2021

Where should you live abroad and how can you best decide? Hear about 10 Top Places to Retire and strategies for choosing the best place to live for your budget, lifestyle, and goals.

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My Thoughts on The Great Resignation and Mental Health Crisis

Aug. 4, 2021

More than 4 million Americans quit their jobs this year. Should you, too? Kristin breaks down what's behind The Great Resignation and what it means for you. Plus, thoughts on mental health related to the Olympics and convers…

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Europe Reopening for Summer Travel: France, Spain, Portugal, COVID Certificates, and More

June 15, 2021

Europe is open for summer travel! - Spain, France, Portugal, and more EU countries reopened for tourism last week and Kristin has all the details for you in today's podcast. Get an overview of which countries are opening, wh…

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How U.S. Expats Feel About Paying Taxes Abroad and Renouncing Citizenship

May 4, 2021

What do American expats living abroad think about paying US taxes, renouncing their citizenship, voting from overseas, and how the US handled the covid-19 pandemic? An international Expat Opinion Survey of 4,000 American cit…

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The Dark Side of Costa Rica - Why Expats Leave

April 20, 2021

Why do so many expats move to Costa Rica and then leave? Kristin talks about the dark side of living in Costa Rica that most people don’t know about and what you need to know before moving there. This is the unreleased audio…

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What I Dislike About Living Abroad (After 20 Years in 60 Countries)

March 9, 2021

In this podcast, I talk about what I hate (more like strongly dislike) about living abroad while sharing stories and examples of how moving to a foreign country has challenged me, caused me to miss out on important events ba…

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How I See the U.S. After 15 Years Abroad (EXTENDED UNCUT VERSION)

Feb. 2, 2021

How I see the US after living abroad as an expat for 15+ years: The pros, cons, and reverse culture shock I've experienced. (This podcast is the full, uncut version of a video I published on YouTube last week and includes to…

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How To Overcome Loneliness While Traveling

Jan. 19, 2021

Loneliness is something I’m asked about frequently. It's intimidating to set off on an adventure without knowing how long you’re going to be traveling for or when you'll be "home." And, nearly one year into life under the pa…

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Become a Digital Nomad in 2021 (A Pep Talk)

Jan. 5, 2021

2021 will be the year of the digital nomad. Don't let another year of your life go by without pursuing your dreams of location independence or full-time travel. - Here's why.  Learn the five most important things you need to…

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On Life, Death, and Coping with Grief

Nov. 17, 2020

Reflections on life, death, and how to cope with grief, guilt, or regret after the passing of a loved one. Lessons learned from my grandparents, advice from Steve Jobs on how to seize the day, a song to make you think, and q…

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UK and Europe Lockdowns + How to Move From England to Costa Rica

Nov. 4, 2020

The UK, France, and Germany are under renewed lockdowns until at least December - here's what that means for travel in and out. Plus - if you're a remote worker stuck under lockdown somewhere, we have some inspiration and ti…

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The Shocking Truth About How US Expats Vote

Oct. 27, 2020

Find out why US expats abroad have the lowest voter turnout of any demographic in America, despite having the power to swing elections. Learn why US expats are ignored by the government, political pundits, pollsters, and res…

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DIGITAL NOMAD VISAS: Do You Really Need One?

Oct. 20, 2020

Digital nomad visas have become quite the trend in 2020 as countries look for ways to bolster their economies with remote worker tourists. But are digital nomad visas just hype? How valuable are they? Do the benefits of digi…

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8 Essential Skills You Need to Become a Digital Nomad

Oct. 13, 2020

What types of personal and professional knowledge are important in becoming a digital nomad? What types of skills should you focus on now to achieve success in your personal and professional remote life in the future? And fi…