About the Author

Scott Zamek has been writing about distant places and unusual modes of travel for more than thirty-five years. He is the author of One More Horizon, an account of his 25,000-mile journey around the world on a mountain bike, as well as numerous travel guides and articles covering North America, Asia, Europe, and Africa. His latest work, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Life, takes us rattling through 35 states, entailing countless rides from drivers of every conceivable profession, along highways, backroads, and country lanes revealing the true essence of America. He lives, writes, and runs an organic farm in Orange Springs, Florida.