Charles Nicholl

Charles Nicholl (1950-) is an English author specializing in works of history, biography, literary detection, and travel. His biographies (some of which are shown below), often have a travel writing feel to them. Nicholl is an Honorary Professor of English and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. 

Rolf Potts

Rolf Potts (1970-) is an American travel writing who has has appeared in globally recognised publications such as National Geographic Traveler, Outside,, and The Guardian. He is best know for his book, Vagabonding which has achieved almost cult-like status espousing the virtues and philosophy of long-term travel. His website is available at