23. Digital Nomad Family with Julia Jerg

“..If you are really interested [in being a Digital Nomad] ...now is the best time to start planning it...”
Julia Jerg

Julia Jerg has been a Digital Nomad since 2011. Over the years she has now created a Digital Nomad family, traveling the world and remotely working with her partner and two children.

In this episode, Kevin and Julia will discuss how she transitioned her career towards a Digital Nomad, and some of the challenges and experiences being a Digital Nomad and travelling with her family.

Links :

Show Notes: 

  • 02:05 – Background of Julia and how she became a Digital Nomad
  • 06:39 – How did you decide to do this premanently?
  • 17:13 – What is the criteria used to determine where you go? 
  • 18:56 – Where are some famous places for Nomad families to go?
  • 20:00 – Are you concerned with how travelling as a Nomad family affects your children?  
  • 22:33 – How is travelling with a Family different from being single or with a partner? 
  • 24:34 – Will your travelling change as your children get older as it relates to their education?
  • 25:51 – Have there been any opportunities with the effects of Covid-19? 
  • 27:54 – How does working as a Digital Nomad differ from working in an office?
  • 31:27 – Can you share any unique experiences as Digital Nomad?
  • 34:19 – Final tips for being a Digital Nomad