2018 Financial Year in Review – Annual Spend = $17,306.62

This year was an odd one. In general, I try to keep my monthly spending at an average of $1k. Up until September, I was right on track. Then I went to Africa. What was supposed to be a multi-month house sit turned into a multi-month road trip. I could have easily decided to just […]

April 2018 Remote Living Expenses – $1,011.68

While this month was significantly less expensive than last, it was more expensive than I would have preferred. Mostly because of traveling in the UK which is just stupidly expensive. This summary covers nomad living expenses for 1-30 April 2018. Location(s) Visited This Month Thame, UK (h) Milton Keynes, UK Cambridge, UK Hamburg, Germany Hannover, […]

February 2018 Remote Living Expenses – $927.76

This month was kind of weird. I had family visit for a week which covered a week of lodging and food, but I ate out a LOT so my expenses were pretty high. I was just so burnt out on sharing space with others that I just didn’t want to deal with sharing the kitchen. […]

January 2018 Remote Living Expenses – $735.77

It’s been a while but now that things are settled, I’m going to start doing my monthly summaries again. This summary covers nomad living expenses for 1-31 January 2018. Location(s) Visited This Month Mexico City, Mexico I ended up in Mexico City because I was job hunting and I wanted to be somewhere reasonably priced […]

August 2016 Remote Working Expenses – $1133.66

My streak of house sitting ended this month so I spent a lot of time traveling again, which was a great change but definitely impacts the budget.  One high unexpected expense was for 2 nights of lodging in an almost sold out city. Those two nights were almost $200!  I’m over my monthly goal, but […]

July 2016 Remote Working Expenses – $496.56

I spent a few days moving between house sits and I was in expensive cities, so my expenses are up this month. This summary covers travel related expenses for 1-31 July 2016. Location(s) Visited This Month Nottingham, UK Bakewell, UK London, UK Copenhagen, Denmark Helsingborg, Sweden Transportation – $98.65 This is for public transportation, a flight, and bus/train travel. […]

June 2016 Remote Working Expenses – $222.52

My primary focus was on working out and eating right so my expenses for this month were super low. This summary covers travel related expenses for 1-30 June 2016. Location(s) Visited This Month Nottingham, UK Transportation – $25.68 This is for public transportation. Lodging – $0 I was at my house sit all month. Food & Entertainment – […]

April 2016 Remote Working Expenses – $608.57

Back to Europe, but also back to house sitting, so my expenses should drop quite a bit.  I am house sitting between April 1 and August 10. This summary covers travel related expenses for 1-30 April 2016. Location(s) Visited This Month London, UK Nottingham, UK York, UK Bakewell, UK Transportation – $42.22 This includes public transport as […]

March 2016 Remote Working Expenses – $1336.62

My last month in SEA and, once again, a ton of moving around. This summary covers travel related expenses for 1-31 March 2016. Location(s) Visited This Month Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Da Nang, Vietnam Hoi An, Vietnam Hue, Vietnam Hanoi, Vietnam Bangkok, Thailand Beijing, China London, UK Transportation – $365.30 This included multiple flights, including my […]

February 2016 Remote Working Expenses – $1005.29

Once again, I was moving a lot this month.  I was in SEA and using it as a bit of a fact finding mission to figure out where I want to spend winters going forward.  As a result, I was moving every few days once I left Chiang Mai so I was incurring a lot […]