Shane Reustle

I live in Tokyo and help companies build great software. In my spare time, you’ll find me getting lost on a motorcycle in the mountains and organizing community events.

Recent side projects

Tokyo Terraces
Making it easier to find cafes and restaurants with outdoor seating and heaters.

COVID-19 Japan
Japans first COVID tracking dashboard, used by millions across 21 languages.

Tokyo Tech Meetup
Weaving together the English and Japanese Tokyo tech communities.

Tokyo Tech
Meetups, conferences, workspaces, and more around Tokyo.

Geo Tokyo
A community of map fans interested in cartography, geospatial data, and beautiful visualizations.

Location independent workers who pay taxes in America can save more than $20,000 if they pass this physical presence test.

Schengen Calc
The Schengen Zone in Europe allows for visa-free travel across 26 countries, with a maximum stay of 180 days.

Around the world by train

At age 24, I left New York and set out on a mission to circumnavigate the planet entirely by train and ship. Next time by motorcycle? Read more

Shane Reustle RTW Map

41 countries – 48,000 km by train – 17,900 km by boat – 4.2 years on the road