A Road Trip Through Dresden, Cologne, Berlin • Digital Nomad


We have taken some time absent from the regular on the web channels to emphasis on creating, mastering and establishing new technologies, and enjoying daily life itself.

10 times soon after deactivating my Fb, I let everybody know I will before long be deleting it, and substantially of my other, so-called, social media.

I’m placing with each other a lengthy Medium article about the relationship of Large Tech and US intelligence, and its position in the failing social-financial procedure of nowadays. To set brief, I am vastly let down with this artificial, income-centric world purported by The usa, and its cronies in Australia, the British isles, even Canada and New Zealand. I want no even more involvement other than to perform to a planet I want to be a section of.

I hope the progressive younger generations of the West glow by, and that they can see via the nonsense world that has been hurled at them. No marvel so quite a few folks are suicidal.

Long walk down the Tempelhof runway
Strolling the runway at Tempelhof Airport, Berlin

Some people handled the information as if I was departing without end, by no means to be witnessed once more. This is symbolic of our slavery to technological innovation, and the mainstream expectation that all of us regularly take part in it. Life goes on!

All I’m doing is shunning the status quo, and enjoying a job in building the future generation of Internet – that of decentralisation. It is a paradigm of assumed, but a variety of beta flavours of it are coming before long. A lot of of which, particularly people pushed by the regular corporate giants, will not be genuinely decentralised whatsover. This is a reaction to these kinds of forces.

I’m also setting out to show that we need not count on significant know-how networks or social media for our projects to prosper. We have grow to be too passive and dependent on specified networks, forgetting that field has thrived for hundreds of yrs, and lifestyle for numerous hundreds of thousands, just before our crazed affliction with electronic equipment and addictive apps. Human beings will endlessly find ingenious implies of advertising and trade.

So, all is very good in this article. I’m not sitting down all over executing nothing at all, but I am at last starting to make some decisions I should really have built a very long time in the past. And, that is to enable go, of attachment, to know-how.

If you enable observing what you can do to make improvements in your have (on the net) everyday living, say hi there any time.

Highway Journey from Krakow to Dresden, Cologne to Berlin

Schiffsherberge Pöppelmann hotel on the Elbe river in Dresden
Schiffsherberge Pöppelmann resort on the Elbe river in Dresden

Previous 7 days we embarked on a seven day highway vacation, starting up from our residence base in Krakow, Poland.

On board the ship hotel, Dresden

After a push of around seven hrs, the very first night’s halt was in Dresden, the German town in the vicinity of the Polish border. I identified an great offer on a transformed ship, that is now a hotel on the landmark Elbe river.

The up coming working day, we drove to Cologne, to keep with old pals – the exact first place I stayed after departing India, pursuing 8 months in Asia. I’m mentoring a buddy and creating the technical system for Memtell, a family members memory bank undertaking.

In Cologne, we frequented an brilliant new neighborhood centre, entire of artists and tech lovers. Jono and I worked all working day from the StartPlatz co-functioning room. On the Thursday evening, the four of us shared feed-back and suggestions on our different assignments, lasting effectively into the night time.

Return to Berlin

Tempelhof Airport, Berlin
Tempelhof Airport, Berlin

The impetus of the full vacation was the David August concert in Berlin. Inspite of a transient cease through Berlin a number of months before, this was a go to to the town I lived in right before Krakow for about 3 1/2 months.

David August Live in Berlin

David August carried out his outstanding solo display at Columbiahalle, a previous US Air Pressure hangar. He performed alternatives from his latest D’Angelo album, with a couple of teasers of his magnificent back catalogue. He continues to be my favourite artist in the planet at the instant.

Berlin Braves Baseball in Tempelhof
Berlin Braves Baseball in Tempelhof

We stayed in the Tempelhof space of Berlin, beside previous Tempelhof Airport, which was rebuilt and expanded by the Nazis. Because becoming out of fee, it has been preserved, that includes the occasional underground rave, and now property to non permanent housing of countless numbers of asylum looking for migrants.

Our resort was the special Scube Park Hotel advanced, comprised of small bins for rooms. Overnight, with subzero temperatures, attained our place the identify, Ice Dice.

Ice Cubes - Scubes Hotel

On Sunday I drove through Berlin exhibiting particular highlights, from Kreuzberg, acquiring misplaced in the occupied vacationer pedestrian aspect of Brandenburg Gate, and as a result of to the Vietnamese centre of Don Xuan.

Soon after a short travel down Sandinostrasse, we headed back for the fast six hour push to Krakow. Dwelling to adorable cats and a warm, loving residence.

The cats of Zielonki

India on the Horizon

Journey strategies for a 10 7 days journey to India and Sri Lanka are shaping up, and quickly to be thoroughly verified. With the receipt of my Indian organization visa, we are tracking flight charges on Skyscanner.

We’ll be in India from February 1st for two months, starting in Delhi, and earning our way through Mumbai, Goa, Bangalore, Tiruvannamalai, Auroville and Kochi. At the end of March one particular of my dearest good friends celebrates his wedding ceremony in Sri Lanka. We’ll spend a number of weeks doing work from the beach front there, and back again to Europe.

The far more I settle into domestic existence here, the extra I see 2019 as invaluable for productiveness and the development of some of my most significant everyday living projects. Aside from my System Sea e book tour, I expect to be Europe based by means of the summer, and then determine out the techniques to check out New Zealand around the transform of 2020. I would like to check out China on the way. I have no genuine notion or inclination, and it doesn’t definitely make any difference anyway.

Much more to appear, but some fascinating travel stories and classes to be shared before long.

Anjuna Beach view
View from Anjuna Beach, Goa, India

Back again to work

Not significantly much more to update. These common journey stories will make way for the authentic intent of DigitalNomad.Blog, which is important suggestions, guides and lessons for the digital nomad life-style.

I’ll also before long be sharing a lot more of the future fascinating, next generation technology I’m operating on. This might be my main opportunity to make a sizable effects in society and for the in close proximity to upcoming of humanity. Time will convey to.

Have a excellent time, where ever you are, and never forget to dream. Step by phase, piece by piece, they are certain to come about.



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