The seven most inviting co-working spaces around the world

 Photo: Tahoe Mountain Lab

Photo: Tahoe Mountain Lab

The following article was written by Pauline Morrissey, and first published by Commercial Real Estate.

"With the rise of freelancing, the gig economy, flexible working and startup enterprises over recent years, we have also seen a rise in the quantity and quality of coworking spaces.

Gone are the days where free coffee, a giant bean bag, and a ping pong table would be enough to tempt the independent worker away from a stuffy home office.  These days, coworking space operators have either needed to go beautiful, with impeccably designed environments, or go unique, offering a work space with that little extra flair.

From sailing ships to the ski slopes, these are some of the unique and unconventional spaces where digital nomads are settling in for their work day. You might even ask – are they working hard or hardly working?"  Click here to read the full article and see the amazing photos!.