Travel Books

By NomadicMatt

Books & EbooksBudget City GuidesBlogging Courses

How to Become a Travel Hacker

This book shows you how to take money out of the travel equation and and master the points and miles game. It will show you how to easily collect and redeem travel points for free airfare and accommodation so you can get you out of your house faster, cheaper, and in comfort.

Conquering Mountains: The Guide to Solo Female Travel

Kristin Addis writes the solo female travel column for this website and her detailed guide addresses all the concerns women have about traveling and gives the specific advice and tips you need to conquer the world and stay safe.

Learn How to Teach English Overseas

Getting a teaching job overseas is easier than you think – even if you’ve never taught a day in your life!! This book will teach you everything you need to know about landing your dream job and features interviews with dozens of teachers, detailed information on the top destinations in the world, sample resumes, advice on nailing your interview, and much more.

How to Travel the World on $50 a Day

My New York Times best-selling paperback guide to world travel will teach how to master the art of travel so that, no matter how long you want to travel for, you’ll save money, get off the beaten path, and have a more local, richer travel experience. There’s a reason BBC Travel called this book “The bible for budget travelers”!!

My Budget City Guides

Travel Courses

The Business Of Blogging Course

If you’re looking to learn the art of blogging – from how to start, run, and grow your website to advanced marketing, product creation, search optimization, and newsletter tips – my A to Z course is for you. In this blogging course, I show you how I grew my website, teach you to grow your traffic, dominate in SEO, and build your blogging empire. I give the story behind the website and never before seen analytics information and processes on exactly how I run this website. Additionally, you’ll get lifetime access, monthly webinars, tech support, free themes, videos, and over 10 hours of interviews with other master bloggers, writers, and marketers!

Capture the World: How to Take Better Photos When You Travel

This photography course, taught by Laurence Norah, is designed to give you all the tools to becoming a world-class photographer. This course goes through the basics of what a camera is, photographic concepts (exposure, light, focus, composition); buying the right gear; advanced techniques (shooting in RAW; astrophotography and long-exposure, night, flash, and HDR photography; and mobile photography); management, storage, and backup; post-processing and Lightroom tricks; publicizing your work; and making a living at photography. Additionally, you’ll get lifetime access, quarterly webinars, feedback on your photos, and interviews with other professional photographers!

How to Become a Master Travel Writer

This writing course, taught by David Farley, will make you a better writer! David teaches writing at NYU and Columbia University and is the author of the book An Irreverent Curiosity and was a host for National Geographic. This 9 unit course features video instruction, interviews with other acclaimed travel writers and editors, writing samples, detailed tips on editing, creating a story, research, sample pitch letters and book proposals, quarterly webinars, and everything else you need to improve your writing, write engaging stories, and get editors to call you back. This is a college level course without the college level price!

The Art of Vlogging: How to Make Amazing Travel Videos

This one of a kind video course, taught by Nadine Sykora of Hey Nadine and Kristen Sarah of Hopscotch the Globe, teaches you the ins and outs of video production, acting on camera, growing your audience, connecting with influencers, making money with your videos, working with brands, and developing a community. This course is the most complete program on turning your passion for video into your dream job. These two video producers are two of the biggest YouTubers in the travel space with a combined subscriber base of over 500,000! They know their stuff!