The Place For The Ultimate Intermission

In Juggling Elephants one of the suggestions we offer for maintaining productivity is taking an "intermission." A time when you step back from normal activity, reflect and refocus on your "next half."

If you are struggling with a place to "get away from it all," we have a humorous suggestion for you. Tristan da Cunha. Consider these facts about this remote island:

  • A mail ship stops once a year at the island
  • There are only about 270 inhabitants on the island
  • The island covers about 30 square miles
  • Five other islands in the area are not even inhabited

Talk about a place to rest and relax! Read more about this interesting spot at