Make 2019 your year — take a page from these digital nomads that got shit done in 2018!

Hacker Paradise in South Korea

Come for the locations and logistics, stay for the beta tests and feedback.  2018 was a huge year for Hacker Paradise. We took more trips than ever, which means more alumni than ever, culminating with three groups being on three different continents at the same time. And then there was our rebrand and entire website […]

The Truth About This Whole Remote-Work and Travel Thing

Digital nomad traveling and learning about local culture in Jordan

So, things at Hacker Paradise are pretty deep at the moment. Super reflective and stuff. Our fourth birthday has recently passed, and as with any milestone like this, we are wine-in-hand, semi-soberly expressing gratitude for what got us here. In this case, it’s our peeps — our wonderful community of diverse and eclectic global citizens […]

Nomading Unravelled: How A Digital Nomad Trip Changed My Career Trajectory

Remote worker on sailboat in Lesbos, Greece on a windy day

I stepped onto the Lesvos tarmac in mid-May 2018 as a fully employed Quality Assurance Coordinator who, five months prior, had just scored her first location independent job. With the aim of absorbing my job’s learning curve with minimal impact, I had delayed balancing work and travel as a digital nomad by staying in my […]

A Hackday in Paradise

Wei is a designer, illustrator, and creator of things. When she’s not at Hacker Paradise, she’s earning a living as a freelance UX designer and traveling the USA in her VW bus. “Why do we need judges?” asks Wei. “Winners.” “Why do we need winners?” “Fine,” I sigh. “No judges.” The group cheers. It is […]