My Life as a Nomad

Vagrants, Adventurers and Lifestyle Travellers

Many people dream of travel and a life free from everyday obligations, but very few realise their dreams. Even those who do, often return home after a year or two of travelling. Things have turned out differently for Paivi Kannisto. Together with her husband, she has led the nomadic lifestyle since 2004.

This book is the story of people who have chosen travelling as a lifestyle. Paivi interviewed thirty global nomads for the book and studied the history of the lifestyle. The result is not an ode to wandering. It means choosing a lifestyle that often turns out to be tough.

  • Hardcover, paperback, audiobook and ebook, 334 pages
  • ISBN 9789517968409; price $34.45
  • In Finnish: Elämäni nomadina; Translated into English Free as a Global Nomad and Turkish Evsiz
  • Published by Atena Kustannus, 2012
This literary masterpiece is an enjoyable reading experience comparable to the masterpieces of travel literature. In its true globality, the book should be exported and translated into all important civilised languages.

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