We’ve all dreamed of traveling the world—not just a quick vacation, but a real globe-trotting adventure. For most of us, the realities interfered with the dreams. How do you finance a year of travel, where should you go, what is the best way to get there, and what do you do about visas, vaccines, and viruses? In The Practical Nomad, Edward Hasbrouck—renowned travel writer and ex-travel agent—breaks down the barriers to international travel. This book covers everything from choosing destinations to getting the best prices for air and surface transportation. The chapters are dotted with tip boxes and entertaining anecdotes from Hasbrouck’s own experiences that give credence to his advice. This book will help you stop dreaming and take your first steps out into the world.