09 Oct '13, 4pm

Couple Aims to Travel Using Only Virtual Currency #travel

Couple Aims to Travel Using Only Virtual Currency #travel

The Craigs are part of a documentary project, "Life on Bitcoin" and in Sweden they will visit a company that makes "Bitcoin mining machines," basically computers that manage the Bitcoin, not mining actual coins. But how exactly does one travel using a virtual currency? Carefully. While the Craigs have found a community in and around Provo that supports the use of Bitcoins and their "online wallet," in order to survive in other places, they have to hope that they can find the same. If it's late at night and you're in the middle of nowhere on a highway, you can't just go buy a few candy bars and chips at the local gas station. The Craigs purchased their tickets to Sweden from a German travel agent that deals in Bitcoin. But beyond that, their travels are unplanned, besides hoping to tap into local Bitcoin user communities. Which raises the question: is it really possible to ...

Full article: http://www.gadling.com/2013/10/09/couple-travels-using-bi...

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