Digital Nomads Increasingly Move To Turkey | Daily Sabah

In a world the place extra individuals swap or are compelled to change to on-line jobs and work from home, being a digital nomad is a brand new life-style. With its comparatively low price of residing, Turkey is turning into an more and more popular destination for them.

Now primarily based in Turkey, Samantha Brown, 46, is a self-employed advertising and marketing marketing consultant from the UK. Earlier than embracing this new life-style in 2019, she had been working for the Nationwide Well being Service. "My father died of most cancers in 2019, and it made me mirror on my life,” she stated. "I spotted that I wished to have a bit extra freedom. I did not need to work in an workplace anymore. I felt it was time for me to change to freelancing, and be capable of stay in several international locations and work from my laptop computer,” she advised Anadolu Company (AA) in a Zoom interview from Izmir, a province on Turkey’s Aegean coast.

Since then, Brown has been shifting round and has lived in 15 international locations. She first went to Bali, Indonesia after which to Thailand, and later to India, the place she was staying when COVID-19 began spreading world wide.

Brown went again dwelling through the first wave of the coronavirus after which proceeded to France in her camper van, considering that it could be safer through the pandemic. "I'm in Turkey for a month,” she stated, including that she is planning a flight to Sri Lanka.

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