I've been a so-called (part-time) digital nomad for almost 2 years now. I traveled and worked in Australia, Nepal, India, and recently also Colombia and Peru.
I can't stress enough how important it is for me to keep my electronic devices and data safe! And I guess I am not the only one here.
Taught by experience (stolen MAC...), I and my colleagues at Nightwatch.io shared our tips and tricks on how to prevent and prepare yourself for a robbery while on the road...
Check it out: http://blog.nightwatch.io/digital-nomad-safety
PS I attached a handy infographic