Hi! I’m Nicola

Welcome to my blog about remote work and travel.

If you’d like to start working remotely, teaching online, house sitting, or traveling to amazing destinations, I’ve got you covered.

When I’m not writing, you can find me befriending reptiles, looking after my house plants, or whipping up a batch of my famous guacamole.

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The gardens at Monserrat Palace

28 Portugal Hidden Gems That Will Take You Off the Beaten Path

One of my favorite parts about living in Portugal is that there are so many amazing things to …

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A digital nomad office setup with a travel electronics bag, laptop, laptop stand, wireless keyboard, wireless mouse, webcam, charging station, and external hard drive on a white table top

After 6 Years of Traveling, This is My Go-To Digital Nomad Office Setup

Traveling as a digital nomad is an amazing way to see the world, but it can be challenging …

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A path surrounded by gardens with a blue tile sign that says welcome

18 Wonderful Things to Do in Sintra, Portugal [2023]

With fairytale castles, lavish gardens, hiking trails, monuments, and museums, there’s no shortage of cool places to see …

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Yellow and white walls in the city of Evora Portugal

How to Plan an Amazing Lisbon to Évora Day Trip 2023

I just got back from a weekend trip to Évora, and I can’t believe I didn’t visit sooner! …

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What to do in Lisbon when it rains? A yellow tram rolls down the street at night and a man walks past with an umbrella

What to Do in Lisbon When it Rains: 17 Fun Indoor Activities 2023

Wondering what to do in Lisbon when it rains? Lisbon is usually a sunny city, but if you …

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Breakfast at Bowls and Bar in Lisbon

Best Brunch in Lisbon: 16 Delicious Cafes and Restaurants

Brunch is my favorite meal of the day, and Lisbon is my favorite city for brunch. Here’s where …

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