Travel photographer + blogger and New York Times best-selling author
Matt Kepnes is the founder of the travel brand Nomadic Matt. Since
starting his blog in 2008, he’s helped tens of millions of people travel
more for less with time-tested and proven tips and advice. A Boston native, Matt quit his job in 2005 to travel the world and hasn't looked back. Since then, he’s traveled to 100+ countries , covered hundreds of thousands of miles, slept in over a thousand hostels, tried strange foods (including fried maggots), made lifelong friends, learned multiple languages, and, most importantly, made it his mission to help other people experience the world. Matt is the author of the New York Times best-selling book, How to Travel
the World on $50 a Day as well as his memoir, Ten Years a Nomad.