River Forest Public Library River Forest Public Library

Saturday, 8/7, 2-3:30 PM, Mindful Vagabond: Atypical Globetrotting

If you dream of long-term responsible travel but dismiss it as a plausible option, allow Brian Michalski to guide you. Come along on his 22-month solo backpacking journey as he worked and volunteered his way through Australia, Southeast Asia, India, Cuba and more. Get insider information about planning, budgeting, dealing with culture shock, realities of hostel life, testing your physical and emotional limits, coping with setbacks, visa tips and more so that you, too, can travel like a pro. Advanced registration required. Brought to you in partnership with River Forest Township.