Excerpt via Dwell Few things capture the spirit of intrepid road-tripping and outdoor adventuring better than trailers and campervans. However, don’t worry if you’re not quite ready to buy your own mobile mini home just yet. Thanks to the following 10 rental companies, you can enjoy the freedom and convenience of mobile living, without making […]
Excerpt via Business Insider Tiny homes have caught on for several reasons. They can conserve energy, save on mortgage costs, and encourage a more mobile lifestyle. Most recently, they’ve become a popular branding technique for major companies. In November, Dunkin’ Donuts unveiled a tiny home that ran almost entirely on coffee. The home was briefly […]
Excerpt via Dwell Dwell chatted with Lexi and Cody—the “van-trepreneurs” behind Dynamo Ultima—about what it’s like to live and run a creative studio out of their van. The dynamic duo spend time in some of the most beautiful places, all while working hard to successfully run a business. After recently selling their first van, a […]
Filmmaker Zach Both has been traveling across the united states in a self-built mobile studio. ‘Filmmaking by nature is a nomadic pursuit,’ both describes. ‘it’s a constant migration to and from different locations based on what the storytelling requires. with this van, I now have complete freedom to write a script surrounded by mountains, direct […]
Top 5 Tips to ensure you have a smooth stay at an Airbnb, along with some on becoming a well-reviewed guest.
via FastCompany Twenty years ago, a Hitachi executive named Tsugio Makimoto predicted a revolution. Makimoto’s vision appeared in his 1997 book Digital Nomad, written with coauthor David Manners. The book was virtually ignored by the public. Ten years later, the digital nomad idea resurfaced in Tim Ferriss’s 2007 best-selling book The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, […]
SkyLights provides headsets for onflight virtual reality experiences.
GLOSSY.com DEC 8, 2016 by ANA ANDJELIC Wander down the Takamiyacho neighborhood of Kyoto and turn left to a side street, and you will come across an unmarked boutique nested among the traditional Machiya townhouses. Venture in, and you will be surrounded by one-of-a-kind items ranging from dresses and denim to jewelry and housewares. Among […]
For most of its 14 year existence, SpaceX has focused on designing and developing the hardware that will lead to its ultimate goal: colonizing Mars. These plans have remained largely secret from the general public, as company founder Elon Musk has dropped only the barest of hints. However, during a session at the International Astronautical Congress, […]
With virtual reality (VR) set to become a $1bn (£710m) industry by the end of 2016, savvy marketers are seeking to tap into the platform’s storytelling powerto set the agenda for VR excellence. Virtual reality is engaging a wide spectrum of people, according to new data by research group IpsosMori, which surveyed 1, 117 UK […]
According to a recent Gallup Poll, 37% of Americans cut the cord and telecommuted remotely in 2015, up from a paltry 9% a couple of decades ago. They took a deep dive intothe top 100 metros in the country, based on the number of households, to figure out the spots that are most suited for […]
On April 13, 1970, an oxygen tank on a spacecraft carrying three Apollo 13 astronauts to the moon exploded. They were 200, 000 miles from home, stuck in a crippled spacecraft, and to make matters worse, they were running out of air. Using only materials the team had on board their spacecraft, they fashioned a […]
Kumamon, a cartoon bear created to promote tourism in an overlooked part of Japan, has become a billion-dollar phenomenon. Now, a new academic field is trying to pinpoint what makes things cute – and why we can’t resist them.
“Happiness [is] only real when shared” ― Jon Krakauer, Into the Wild “Don’t settle down and sit in one place. Move around, be nomadic, make each day a new horizon. You are still going to live a long time, Ron, and it would be a shame if you did not take the opportunity to revolutionize […]
Roam provides short-term apartments with a communal feel, for today’s digital work-from-anywhere nomad.
Karl Lagerfeld took Chanel’s Cruise 2017 collection where no other runway has gone before: Cuba. The historic fashion event marks the first of its kind since Cuba’s travel sanctions have just been lifted one year ago. From backstage to the runway and star-studded front row, see below for the best snapshots from inside #ChanelCruiseCuba. Read […]