Best Workation Cities to Enjoy a Remote Working Vacation

Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai, Thailand. Photo by Peter Borter on Unsplash

If you have a remote job, then there’s a unique traveling opportunity that awaits you. A “workcation” combines work and play, whereby you work remotely from your holiday destination while taking in the sights and sounds on offer during your free time. If this sounds like the opportunity that you need to spice up your lifestyle, then here are some of the best cities for you to enjoy the ultimate workcation experience.

Bridgetown, Barbados

Thanks to the Barbados Welcome Stamp, working remotely is easier than ever before. This pass enables you to work remotely from the tropical Caribbean island of Barbados for up to 12 months. The capital city of Bridgetown has numerous coworking spaces to choose from, along with plenty of delicious local cuisine, bars, and of course, its golden beaches.

Chiang Mai, Thailand

Quieter than the capital city of Bangkok, Chiang Mai boasts all of the breathtaking architecture, culture, and food that you expect to find in Thailand. In addition to being highly affordable, Chiang Mai offers plenty to do during your off time, including several tours of royal palaces, tranquil beaches, and floating markets.

Gran Canaria, Spain

One of Spain’s Canary Islands, Gran Canaria provides a range of coworking spaces and even co-living areas for remote workers to immerse themselves in the island’s culture. The capital city of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria provides a range of support and consulting services to help remote workers acclimatize, while it’s Jazz Festival and bustling nightlife bring the city to life.