“Vagabonding: An Uncommon Guide to the Art of Long-Term World Travel” is a travelogue by Rolf Potts that chronicles his years spent traveling the world on a shoestring budget. The book contains practical advice for aspiring vagabonds on how to save money while travelling, as well as anecdotes and reflections on the joys and challenges of long-term travel.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for anyone who has ever dreamed of travelling the world, regardless of their budget. Potts provides tips and advice on how to make long-term travel a reality, while also sharing his own experiences and insights from his years spent exploring the globe.
- The author writes about his own experiences travelling the world and offers advice based on personal insights.
- The book is full of practical information for aspiring vagabonds, from saving money to staying safe.
- It contains anecdotes and reflections on the joys and challenges of long-term travel, which offer a realistic view into what to expect if you decide to take this route yourself.
- It can be repetitive at times.
- It’s geared more towards young people who don’t have kids or a lot of responsibilities.
- The author does not take into account the possibility that you may want to travel for shorter periods of time, rather than indefinitely.
Learn more about the author
Rolf Potts is an American travel writer and journalist. In “Vagabonding”, he recounts his own experiences travelling the world on a budget, offering advice for aspiring vagabonds on how to make the most of their time abroad.
“This book is a must read for anyone who has ever dreamed of traveling the world. Rolf Potts provides an insightful and entertaining guide to vagabonding, with tips on everything from saving money to staying safe on the road. I couldn’t put it down!”
“A wonderfully written, inspirational book that will either make you want to travel or give you the tools and confidence to do so. Rolf Potts has a gift for making long-term travel sound like an attainable dream rather than an impossible fantasy.”
“Every once in a while, you read a book that changes the way you look at life. This is one of those books.”
“This book is a must read for anyone considering long-term travel. It’s packed with useful information, entertaining stories, and honest reflections on the benefits and challenges of living a vagabond lifestyle.”