It’s no secret that Chiang Mai is one of the top digital nomad hotspots in the world, which is why so many remote professionals choose to relocate here each year. For many people, however, simply taking the leap into the location independent lifestyle is the hardest part. That’s why we asked 12 seasoned expats a very simple question: If you had to offer one tip to someone relocating to Chiang Mai, what would it be?
Shelter has recently partnered with Punspace, a Chiang Mai-based coworking company, to provide Business Visas and Digital Work Permits to digital professionals in Thailand. Punspace is the leading provider of coworking and coliving spaces in northern Thailand. Established in 2013 in the Old City, they have since expanded to two new locations in Nimman and […]
Chiang Mai has long been considered a kind of mecca for digital nomads across the world. Well before this status was broadcast to the world by Forbes in 2016, digital professionals and location independent entrepreneurs were flocking to the mountainous northern city of Thailand to settle down and get to work. What is it about Chiang Mai that attracts so many digital professionals?
So you’ve decided you want to move to Thailand, but you’re not sure what your visa and work permit options are. There are a great many paths open to you and each is not for everyone. That’s why we put together a comprehensive list of visa options for expats in Thailand, and the pros and […]
Unfortunately in Thailand, getting a visa and work permit can require you to jump through many bureaucratic hoops and deal with an unreasonable amount of paperwork. There are several long-term visa options available to foreigners, yet a constant complaint seems to be the complicated process involved in becoming a legal, contributing member of Thai society. […]
You like your work and you’re successful, but still you’re unsatisfied. You know you’re making good money, but after you pay rent and bills, car payment, insurance, and shop for food there isn’t much left over to have fun with. Why wait until you’re old and retired to enjoy life? Why not start living your […]