Interviews with entrepreneurs who actually have free time to travel. Real location independent digital nomads. Tips on how to start your own online business and how to live the 4-hour workweek you've dreamed about. Check out for show notes, bonus videos and photos!

Johnny FD will reveal 7 key travel tips that will enhance your travel experience. He will provide ways to meet like-minded people while traveling alone and how to join free walking tours in Berlin. You’ll enjoy hearing about his adventures in Ireland, Berlin, Germany, Ukraine and the lessons learned along the way.


Ep 163 - Wicklow Way in Ireland & Tomato Fights in Spain
Ep 164 - Leaving Ireland, Adventures of Digital Nomads

Dropshipping from China with AliExpress

Johnny's Guide to BERLIN, Germany

Johnny's Ultimate Travel Guide to Thailand

Johnny's Guide to Ukraine: Kiev, Odessa and Chernobyl

Time Stamps:

01:39 - Ireland in the Summer

02:32 - Hiking the Wicklow Way

03:48 - Affiliate World Berlin

06:52 - Traditional Germany

09:15 - AirBnB side income

10:59 - Affiliate World Europe Shopify & Dropshipping

13:23 - The alternative graffiti walking tour Berlin

21:41 - Meeting people in unfamiliar cities

23:56 - Thailand travel advice

30:18 - Staying in Europe long term

33:42 - Traveling Ukraine

38:18 - Coworking spaces pros/cons

40:00 - Visiting Poland


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Have you thought about traveling Ireland? Sam Marks joins the show the talk the 160 km walk across Ireland over the past week. You’ll hear about their crazy journey through Wicklow Way as they raise money for kids to have playgrounds in Cambodia.  

In this episode, Sam will talk about how he ended up stuck in the middle of nowhere with no food, water, or a backpack. He’ll also talk about the power of nature, flying business class, and living a flexible lifestyle. Listen to the end to hear his future travel plans.



Wicklow Way: An Epic 8 Day Hike Through Ireland YouTube
Ep 163 - Wicklow Way in Ireland & Tomato Fights in Spain
The Wicklow Way: Walking and Hiking Ireland from Dublin
Playgrounds for Kids

Time Stamps:

01:30 - Walking 160km across Ireland
05:19 - The Wicklow Way nature
08:11 - Buying land in Ireland
12:34 - Stuck in the pouring rain
22:14 - Why are we walking across Ireland?
23:28 - P.S. I Love you
26:22 - Waiting for a bus that never came
31:37 - Getting help from local police
33:34 - Bringing nature into our lives
38:19 - Living a flexible lifestyle
38:54 - Flying business class
43:15 - Leaving baggage in Barcelona
46:29 - Affiliate World & network events
48:17 - Building playgrounds in Cambodia
50:24 - Sam's travel plans

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Have you ever thought about walking across Ireland? Fabian Lorson joins Johnny FD And Sam Marks on a hike through the Wicklow Way to raise money in order to build playgrounds for underprivileged kids in Cambodia. 

During the show, Fabian will share all the exciting travel adventures he experienced with Sam over the years. You’ll hear about the beautiful scenery and food Ireland has to offer while they explain the ups and downs of the first few days through the mountains.



Time Stamps:
02:11 - Business class flying in Europe
05:37 - Carrying minimal luggage
08:30 - Best underwear in the world
11:10 - Climbing the Acropolis of Athens
12:07 - Work permit in Australia
15:06 - Largest tomato fight in the world
16:58 - Largest water fight in the world
19:01 - Sam Marks as a low budget traveler
24:01 - Excellent wine and good parties
26:10 - Charity walk across Ireland
30:37 - Delicious Irish food and drinking Guinness
41:25 - Traveling as kids
44:38 - After 40 km of hiking
55:05 - Funding traveling as a student
56:23 - Lessons learned from walking across Ireland

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Are you thinking about traveling? Viktorija Juskevica quit her job in Latvia to travel the world. She will share her experience after living in places like New York, Chiang Mai and Barcelona including what unique jobs she found along the way.

During the show, Viktorija will talk about the best food, nature, and nightlife Barcelona has to offer. She will also compare the digital nomad community in Chiang Mai to Spain. Listen to the end for an update to the never-ending search for the best place to live as a location independent entrepreneur.




Simon Black – Finding Outsized Returns Off the Beaten Path - ILAB 19

Trip Streak - Smarter Travel Search

Travel Guide to Barcelona - Johnny FD's Blog

Time Stamps:

02:51 - Barcelona vs Chiang Mai

03:34 - Cost and taste of food

10:01 - Good wine and cheese

13:27 - Sovereign man business camp with Simon Black

17:18 - Latvia and Estonia

22:31 - Hating the corporate world

26:32 - One-way ticket to Chiang Mai

28:46 - Language learning startup

31:08 - Digital Nomad Summit community building

33:01 - Barcelona Nomad scene

43:01 - Future travel plans

43:39 - German tech startup & Tree Tribe

44:41 - Best things about Barcelona

46:44 - Hiking the mountains

48:29 - Driving a red Ferrari

52:47 - The nightlife in Barcelona

57:29 - Living lonely in New York

1:00:00 - Travel guide to Barcelona

1:02:56 - The perfect place to live


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Do you want to pay no or very little tax? US tax attorney Stewart Patton helps US citizens who live or invest outside the United States understand and optimize their tax situations. Several of his students easily save $25,000 or more in tax, every single year. During the show, Stewart will give the steps to actually create the proper legal structure for your situation.


Links: - Stewart's Course



7 day Start Up – Dan Norris



How To Legally Move to Texas and Save $10,000 a year on Taxes

Trip Streak - Smarter Travel Search


Time Stamps:

03:01 – What is a tax attorney?

05:51 – Average taxes paid in California

07:22 – Foreign earned income exclusion

10:45 – Moving the business to Texas

18:22 – Starting an LLC in Wyoming

22:00 – Benefits of self-employment tax

26:50 – Paying into social security

28:36 – Setting up a non-US company

38:20 – Incorrectly filing taxes

41:42 – Offshore legal structures

43:05 – Holding a business in non-US corporation

46:30 – Profession vs. a business

50:57 – US based employees

54:17 – Choosing a country to operate in

1:06:13 – When should you apply this structure


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Paul Van Staalen has been interviewing world leaders for over 10 years and has visited 40 countries. He joins the show to talk about his experience after meeting with billionaires and presidents of countries like Chile, Sri Lanka, Peru, and Ethiopia. He will explain how the interview process works and include practical ways you can follow a similar career path.

In this episode, Paul also talks about the ups and downs of traveling for so long and openly shares how he will completely change his lifestyle going forward. Listen to the end and he will reveal some hidden gem places you might want to add to your travel list.



Pauls Facebook


Trip Streak - Smarter Travel Search

Time Stamps:

01:57 - Paying for special advertising

03:01 - Meeting presents of Chile, Sri Lanka, Peru, and Ethiopia

05:05 - Advertising and sponsorship

09:28 - How to become a  writer for a magazine

15:04 - The perks of the job

15:44 - Meeting people while traveling

18:50 - Scuba diving around the world

21:49 - Getting married with kids vs. global traveling

26:52 - Best and worst countries visited

29:50 - Increased tourism in hidden gem places

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Are you coworking yet? Mike LaRosa has made it a mission to raise awareness of the benefits of working in social workspaces. He has been a coworkaholic since 2013 and is your go-to source for news, learning, and inspiration on the future of work.

In this episode, Mike talks about finding your work-life balance, the power of networking, and a morning routine that brings success. Learn the benefits of a shared workspace and determine if working at home is right for you. Listen to the end to find out how coworking spaces may be the perfect way to grow your business.




Discussed: - The Coworking Retreat


Trip Streak - Smarter Travel Search

Time Stamps:

01:59 - Coworking retreat

04:18 - Finding your work/life balance

08:05 - Quitting the job and starting a business

10:09 - First coworking experience

14:10 - The evolution of coworking

19:17 - Power of networking

25:20 - Co Workaholic blog

27:26 - Hanging out with Zappos CEO

29:25 - Airstream trailer

32:01 - Minimalism packing

37:06 - Renting office buildings

40:40 - Working from home

44:27 - Successful morning routine

48:20 - Niche coworking spaces

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Do you want to level up your business? Eric Lafleche shares how he is one step closer to earning a 150K a year income while traveling the world.

Eric will talk about how he quickly made a profit with AirBnB arbitrage plus he’ll give tips for getting hotel suite upgrades. You’ll also find out why each week Eric reads a book and takes a course. Listen to the end to learn how to avoid marketing scams and poorly built sales funnels. ​



Eric Lafleche
Ep 135 - New York Corporate Employee to Chiang Mai Digital Nomad

David's AirBnB Course


Man Search for Meaning - Viktor Frankl


How I Retired at 35 and in Just 4 Years!

Earnest Affiliate

True Bill

Americans Serving Americans: ASA Movement Scam - David Ashby


Ep 43 - Creating a Profitable Store in 3 Weeks the Latest Addition to the Dropshipping Entrepreneur Army

Ep 99 - Moving to Austin,  $30k a Month from TeeSpring, Saving on Taxes and Amazon FBA

Time Stamps:

01:26 - Where Eric has been since the last episode

03:56 - Beautiful villas in Bali

06:07 - AirBnB arbitrage opportunities

11:34 - Choosing locations and finding lock boxes

14:35 - Hotel Suite upgrades

22:06 - Business vs. economy class

24:45 - Future of apartment rentals

30:56 - Investing your extra income

33:08 - Learning through audio, video, and courses

39:37 - Broken subscription sales funnel

44:21 - Americans surviving Americans scam alert

50:06 - Seeing the bad or good in life

54:01 - Community of Chiang Mai

55:40 - Tony Robbins: Unleash the Power Conference

1:00:20 - 3x Eric’s income


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Want to quit your job and travel the world? Devany left her job back in California to travel around the planet and explore our world underwater.

Devany will share the best parts of her travel journey through Brazil and Antarctica including her favorite dive sights and beaches in the world. She will provide key tips to help you save money for your next travel adventure. Listen to the end for her advice for aspiring travelers that are ready to take action.



Trip Streak - Smarter Travel Search

Time Stamps:
01:51 - Saving for years to travel
03:35 - What’s the downside to California?
04:45 - Perks of living near the beach
05:37 - Benefits to short-term visas
09:00 - The hardest thing about traveling
10:17 - Diving in the Galapagos vs. Raja and Pot Indonesia
14:05 - Manta Rays from around the world
16:28 - Plastic is destroying our oceans
26:29 - Saving to travel the world
29:12 - Preparing to travel
32:43 - Tips on ways to save money
36:02 - Eating authentic Mexican food
38:56 - Brazilian culture
41:58 - Whales, seals, and icebergs in Antarctica
49:49 - Favorite beach in the world
51:18 - What’s the point of traveling Australia
52:21 - Advice for aspiring travelers

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Are you building a business while traveling the world? Taylor and Camille help others save time and money by offering an online powerpoint speed training course. As they continue to grow their business they travel all around the world searching for the perfect place to live and get married.

In this episode, Taylor and Camille will share their experience with working in China, house sitting around the world, and how they started their training company. They will also talk about their email sales funnel strategies how they increased traffic to their website. Listen to the end to find out why they chose Bali to settle down in long term.



Nuts and Bolts Speed Training



Trip Streak - Smarter Travel Search


House Carers

My $25 a Night Villa in Bali! This Hotel is Gorgeous!

Earnest Affiliate


Travel Guide to Ubud, Bali

The Crew - Get $100 off with coupon code #thecrewJFD

Time Stamps:

02:22 - Renting beautiful villas

06:59 - How Taylor and Camille met

10:31 - Working in Beijing China

18:27 - House sitting in Fiji, Puerto Rico, and CA

24:19 - Starting a powerpoint training company

25:05 - Living in Kiev Ukraine

36:33 - Building a business while traveling

40:17 - Getting traffic to your website

41:20 - Creating value through courses

45:39 - Email sales funnel strategy

52:32 - Productivity mastermind groups

54:40 - Settling in Bali for 1 year

56:10 - Bringing the community together

59:56 - The perfect beach, city, and nature balance

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