Rolf Potts

Rolf Potts is the author of two books, Marco Polo Didn’t Go There: Stories and Revelations From One Decade as a Postmodern Travel Writer, and Vagabonding: An Uncommon Guide to the Art of Long-Term World Travel. He has reported from more than 60 countries around the world, and his work has appeared in venues such as National Geographic Traveler, The New Yorker, Slate, Outside, The Believer, National Public Radio, The Best American Travel Writing, The Best Creative Nonfiction, and the Travel Channel. When not traveling, he is based in rural Saline County, Kansas.