Top 10 Travel Books to Spark Your Wanderlust

Top 10 Travel Books to Spark Your Wanderlust

Here's a great collection of some of the best inspirational travel books out there that pretty much answer every travel question you could have.


Rolf Potts' Vagabonding is the instruction bible for long-term travelers. It's a comprehensive resource and guide in one. 


How to Travel the World on $50 a Day

Nomadic Matt's awesome book on the hows of full-time traveling including tons of useful details, tips and tricks. 

how to travel the world on $50 a day

How to Travel Full-Time

Colin of Exile Lifestyle covers everything about traveling as a lifestyle, including packing tips, practical details and more. 

how to travel full-time

Big Travel Small Budget

Ryan of Desk to Dirtbag wrote this awesome resource on world travel with how to travel well for less money.

big travel small budget

The Happiness of Pursuit

Chris Guillebeau's books spark inspiration and wanderlust, especially since he's been to every country in the world.

the happiness of pursuit

The Geography of Bliss

An entertaining tale of happiness and unhappiness, investigations and stories from around the world. 

the geography of bliss

The 4-Hour Workweek

This Tim Ferriss classic is the ultimate location independent lifestyle how to guide. Learn to live, work and travel better.

the 4-hour work week

What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding

This hilarious memoir makes you want to immediately start having fun adventures.

what i was doing while you were breeding

How Not to Travel the World

Lauren of Never Ending Footsteps tells hilarious tales of her adventures and mishaps on her world travels. 

how not to travel the world

The Ultimate Guide To Travel The World

A comprehensive guide by Norbert of GloboTreks on how to be a location independent digital nomad anywhere.

the ultimate guide to travel the world