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50 travel tips for the travel-worker

I’m currently travelling round the world while working for ReignDesign. Here are a collection of my 50 personal travel tips, from the familiar to the odd… FLYING Buy noise-cancellation headphones. They’re expensive, but they last for years and they make long-haul flights far more pleasant. Always carry a pen on flights, to fill out the …

6 reasons not to work from a coffee shop

When you’re combining working with travelling, a coffee shop can seem like a good place to get some work done, but there are several disadvantages. I’ve included some workarounds where applicable! 1. Wonky wifi Access to wifi can vary dramatically from country to country and cafe to cafe. Cafes generally fall into two categories: either …

How to make the world your office

I’ve been fortunate enough to travel to over 50 countries, trips which have run the gamut from sleeping on a freezing cold bench in Narvik, Norway, to visiting totalitarian North Korea, to experiencing sunrise in Varanasi, India. I never lose the thrill of discovering new places and meeting new people. Next weekend I will start …

Updating your iPhone app for Christmas

There seems to be a bit of a tradition in which many developers update their iPhone apps or games for the Christmas season. Whether the update consists of new artwork, adding a Santa Claus, Christmas music, or even creating a completely new Christmas app, everyone seems to be getting in on the Christmas spirit, and …