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You don't have to choose
between work and travel.

Remote Year® curates communities of interesting professionals, entrepreneurs, and freelancers from across the globe to spend either 4 or 12 months together working, traveling, and exploring cities around the world.

You don't have to choose between work and travel.

Remote Year® curates communities of interesting professionals, entrepreneurs, and freelancers from across the globe to spend either 4 or 12 months together working, traveling, and exploring cities around the world.

On Remote Year, you’re part of a vanguard — a unique type of traveler who balks at the concept of “working for the weekend.” You’re also part of a vibrant community of like-minded, culturally diverse, and curious professionals.

Our goal is to fill your experience with opportunities for meaningful connections, growth moments, and deep immersion.

On Remote Year, you’re part of a vanguard — a unique type of traveler who balks at the concept of “working for the weekend.” You’re also part of a vibrant community of like-minded, culturally diverse, and curious professionals.

Our goal is to fill your experience with opportunities for meaningful connections, growth moments, and deep immersion.

What's Included?

24/7 Workspace Access
Within 30 minutes walking distance of your accommodation.
Transportation
Travel by plane or bus between each destination on your program itinerary.
Accommodations
A private, furnished room in each city, usually in an apartment with fellow participants.
Local Experiences and Events
Cultural, educational, and social activities organized into Multiple Tracks™.
Employer Approval Support
We’ve helped hundreds of Potential Remotes build a convincing case for their employer on why Remote Year is a gateway to professional growth.
Local and Travelling Staff
Remote Year program leader for each group, plus local staff on the ground in each city and safety and communication support.

Community

The Remote Year community challenges you to explore uncharted territories both professionally and personally. From sampling durian fruit in Asia, to hiking the dizzying peaks of South America, to launching invigorating work projects, no hurdle will seem daunting with your tribe of familiar faces by your side.

Meet Your New Best Friends
Work and travel community

Community

The Remote Year community challenges you to explore uncharted territories both professionally and personally. From sampling durian fruit in Asia, to hiking the dizzying peaks of South America, to launching invigorating work projects, no hurdle will seem daunting with your tribe of familiar faces by your side.

Meet Your New Best Friends

Local Experience Tracks

Explore your interests and see how the real locals live with Track Events™ in every Remote Year city.

Learn About Tracks
Work and travel community

Local Experience Tracks

Explore your interests and see how the real locals live with Track Events™ in every Remote Year city.

Learn About Tracks

Immersive Local Events

Curated Plus Events™ give you access to seasonal or special authentic experiences tourists rarely get to experience.

Learn About Curated Plus Events
Work and travel community

Immersive Local Events

Curated Plus Events™ give you access to seasonal or special authentic experiences tourists rarely get to experience.

Learn About Curated Plus Events

Community Events

From welcome dinners to TEDx style talks to personal and professional development seminars, junctions, and sessions- there’s never a shortage of ways to connect with the community.

Learn About Community Events
Work and travel community

Community Events

From welcome dinners to TEDx style talks to personal and professional development seminars, junctions, and sessions- there’s never a shortage of ways to connect with the community.

Learn About Community Events

Citizenship

The Remote Year experience doesn’t just end when your program is over. Exclusive events and special pricing on future travel are just a few of the benefits of your Citizenship to the Remote Nation.

Learn About RY Citizenship
Work and travel community

Citizenship

The Remote Year experience doesn’t just end when your program is over. Exclusive events and special pricing on future travel are just a few of the benefits of your Citizenship to the Remote Nation.

Learn About RY Citizenship

Positive Impact

Remote Year Communities strive to share their time, talent and treasure in order to make a Positive Impact on the communities they call home. Check out some of our most recent projects.

Getting started is easy.

Our program placement team works with candidates to bring together a group of professionals from different backgrounds, industries, and countries for each program.

build your remote year profile

Build your profile

Tell us a little about yourself. If it seems like a good fit, we’ll invite you to a brief exploration call to learn more and answer any questions.

match and confirm

Match and confirm

We'll help match you with your ideal itinerary and assist if you need your employer’s approval before departing. 

remoteyear onboarding

Make the leap

Our onboarding team will help you shift to your new lifestyle as you get ready to take on the adventure of a lifetime.

Any questions?