🌲 Hey, I'm Shane Reustle.

I live in Tokyo and help teams build great software. In my spare time, you'll find me meditating on a motorcycle in the mountains, experimenting with filmography, and strategizing how to clean up the planet.

Recent projects

📅 Tokyo Tech Meetup
Bringing together the English and Japanese Tokyo tech communities.

📇 Humans
A personal CRM for the people you meet.

🗼 Tokyo Tech
Tools to strengthen the Tokyo tech community. Meetups, conferences, workspaces, and more.

📬 Update Groups
Automated periodic check-ins for medium size groups of people.

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

✈️ FEIE Calc
Location independent workers who pay taxes in America can save up to $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

I set out on a mission to circumnavigate the planet entirely by train and ship before age thirty. I completed the trip in 2019 with 11 months to spare. Next time by motorcycle?

RTW Map

41 countries – 48,034 km by train – 17,930 km by boat – 4.2 years on the road

shane@reustle.org