Tools for Working from Anywhere with Tim Ferriss

We jumped at the chance to interview the man who’s inspired us all, about what tactics, habits and routines pay off when you’re away from home and office.

Suitcase vs Backpack

Before I go out and buy myself a nice suitcase, are there any reasons why I might want to stick to a backpack?

What Is a Good Backpack for A Digital Nomad?

I’m looking to upgrade by JanSport backpack. I am going to be doing a lot of traveling that will require something that is heavy duty and can withstand the elements.

Roost Laptop Stand

Roost Laptop Stand is an ultra portable, super lightweight laptop stand that transforms your laptop into an ergonomic desktop workstation. Made in the USA.

Ricoh GR

Anker PowerCore 20100

Sea to Summit Ultra-Sil Day Pack

Osprey Porter Travel Backpack Bag

The 2016 Gear Post

My curent backpack weight is around 10.5 pounds, and as you probably know, this is everything I take with me to 20+ countries per year.

An in-flight kit you can pack at home to make any seat feel like first class

Here, we’ve created a takeoff-to-landing guide to spoiling yourself with the smartest, scientifically-proven, packable, multi-tasking, globally-sourced products you’ll need to land feeling, smelling, and looking fresh—or at least, not like you’ve been drinking red wine at altitude. Get ready to spritz your face while wearing compression socks and a padded turban from the future.

SureFire - Handheld Flashlights

Flashlights and headlamps.

Eagle Creek Pack-it Cubes

Grifiti Big-Ass Bands

Grifiti big silicone bands for multipurpose use.


SmartWool introduced Merino to the world as a natural, 100% renewable performance fiber that enables our fans to do more of what they love. Go Far. Feel Good.


Arc’teryx is a high performance outdoor equipment company known for leading innovations in climbing, skiing and alpine technologies.


When we started, there wasn’t really a broadly accepted term for bags, wallets, cases, luggage, and all the products we use to carry our things. To us, this is ‘carry’. We’re here to discover, discuss and disseminate new and better ways to carry.

The Tools & Kit I use to Stay Productive as a Digital Nomad Programmer

The first thing you give up as a Digital Nomad is your big comfy chair, second monitor and many of the other comforts you’re used to. But that doesn’t mean your mobile work environment has to be inferior. Here’s my list of hardware and software – built up over the last three years – to stay productive on the road.

Peak Design CapturePRO Camera Clip

Rigidly carry any camera on any backpack strap, belt or bag.

SanDisk Extreme Pro

Whether you’re in the studio or out in the field, SanDisk Extreme PRO SDHC UHS-I Memory Cards are an ideal storage solution for professional photographers and videographers.

Master of Muscle - Jump Rope

Perfect for beginners, CrossFit WOD’s, boxing, MMA training and much more.

Field Notes

Tough-Grid Paracord

Ideal for bracelets, survival, belts, wrapping tools, lifting, backpacking, and towing moderately heavy objects. Uses limited only by Your imagination. Great for camping, hiking, cycling, boating and home fixes.

Apple iPhone 7

Apple MacBook


Icebreaker gear can be worn solo or layered to create a lightweight, breathable system that moves effortlessly between the mountains and the city, or wherever your travels lead you.


GoPro makes the world’s most versatile cameras.

Source Tactical Hydration Reservoir System

A high-performance reservoir for Source Outdoors hydration systems.

Grado Prestige Series SR80e Headphones

Grado has taken one of the world’s most legendary headphones and made it even better. The SR80e will produce a sound that is pure Grado, with warm harmonic colors, rich full bodied vocals, excellent dynamics, and an ultra-smooth top end.

LaCie Rugged Mini Disk Portable Hard Drive

Omega Pacific Oval Carabiner

One of the toughest, strongest oval carabiners in the world.

Sea to Summit DryLite Towel

The DryLite Towel is exactly what you want in a travel towel: it’s soft and thirsty, but compact and quick drying. Available in five sizes from hand towel size up to a beach towel size. Ideal for backpacking, travel, boating or camping.

Sea to Summit Ultra-Sil Dry Sack

Kindle Paperwhite E-reader