Social Engagement: High
What’s What: Are you able to work remotely? What if you could keep your job, see the world and leave the planning to a company of seasoned experts in making remote work really work. You can! Remote Year takes care of all the travel, lodging and co-working details for you and your cohorts of globally minded remote professionals. Their seamlessly organized programs enable you to live and work in different cities around the world and have an immersive cultural and community experience. Remote Year makes it plug-and-play so you can focus on the experiences, the people, and your work.
Amava Take: Remote Year currently offers five work and travel programs across five continents. If you find this exciting, have a chat with a friendly, knowledgeable Remote Year Program Consultant and find out more. From Around the World for 12 months, Europe, Africa & Latin America for 6 months, or Europe & Africa, Latin America or Asia Pacific for 4 months, Remote Year deliver an authentic and unparalleled live and work experience. When you arrive in a new city, you can be up and running within hours. Local experience tracks ensure that you can take advantage of your surroundings with your Remote Year community. Welcome to Remote Nation! And because you’re an Amava Member, read about an exclusive discount of $500-$1000 below!
From the Front Lines:
What kinds of people tend to thrive with Remote Year experiences?
People who want to join a growing global network of remote professionals who want to see the world and remain fully productive.
Any tips for first-timers to make it a productive and fulfilling experience?
Remote Year is perfect for first-timers since they do all the heavy lifting so you can focus on joining the experience. Even before the program they have a team and dedicated resources to help you transition to this new lifestyle, whatever that means for you. They’ve helped thousands of people like you do this and bring that experience to your fingertips.
What’s a typical daily schedule like?
With 24/7 access to co-working facilities in every city, that’s really up to each individual. Some people stay on the time zone of their employer, others break up their day according to the adventures they want to have. There are group activities available through local experience tracks.
From the Trenches:
What was the most notable thing about this program?
The people! I got to know smart, talented, curious, empathetic, smart and adventurous people at different stages of their lives through Remote Year. Many of us are going to know each other for always, I’m sure of that based on the epic dinners we had. We’re a community.
Any ways to save some money?
Yep! Amava Members can save $500 off of a 4, 6-month experience or $1000 off of a 12-month experience. An amazing savings.
Did Remote Year take care of all the logistics?
All the big stuff; flights, lodging, airport transportation, co-working space. They also provide so many tips on the small stuff–credit cards, SIM cards, adaptors. They are pros at this and have thought of everything.
What are the current home base cities?
Mexico City, Mexico
Cape Town, South Africa
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Special Requirements: For international trips you need a passport that is valid for at least six months after your return date. Visas are up to you, but ask questions because over 2500 people have participated in Remote Year. If you’re outside the U.S., check in with Remote Year for details.
Setting it Up: Remote Year has people ready to answer you questions and get you set up.