Traveling in Europe as a Digital Nomad: Veteran Hacks
Authored by Andrea Villegas
Something incredible about traveling in Schengen countries is that you need a single visa for the whole region. A con is that you only have 90-days as a tourist in the whole region as well. Either way, Europe has always been one of the most popular destinations for digital nomads and tourists alike.
There are a lot of unexpected places that you can find that are quite affordable, incredibly beautiful, great food and culture.
What are the best places to visit in Europe in the winter as a digital nomad?
The answer depends a bit on each person, but Southern Spain and Portugal are quite mild in the winter. Now, if you want to embrace the cold, Bulgaria is a great nomad hotspot and also affordable for skiing.
What are the best places to visit in Europe in the summer as a digital nomad?
Summer is more expensive compared to winter, however, a great destination is Ghent in Belgium as it is affordable and interesting.
How can I save on accommodation in Europe?
- Stay long-term to take advantage of Airbnb monthly discounts
- Share accommodation with other digital nomads. You can browse for roomies in Facebook groups, for instance in Digital Nomads Around the World.
Is health and travel insurance worth it when traveling in Europe?
Yes, because they can reimburse you for unexpected health issues or travel accidents. Check an option here.
What Digital Nomad Visas are available for Portugal and Spain?
Both Portugal and Spain have official Digital Nomad Visas approved in 2022.
What Digital Nomad Visas are available for the Balkans?
Romania and Croatia have official digital nomads visas. For Montenegro and Bulgaria you can apply for traditional D visas if you comply with the requirements.
Which countries in Europe have official Digital Nomad Visas?
We hope this was useful for you. This article was adapted partly from the video session that 3 experienced nomads from the community offered named “Traveling in Europe as a Digital Nomad: Veteran Hacks”. Feel free to watch the complete session with tips and stories below.
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