Hester is an award-winning travel writer, syndicated
travel columnist, and international bestselling
author of Plane
He is also the ultimate escape artist. Back in
October, 2002, he dumped his job, gave up his
apartment, sold his car, Yamaha digital stereo
system, every knickknack and piece of furniture
the years. Longing to live the life of a vagabond,
he abandoned the rat race and has been
the world ever since.
With no set itinerary and no place to call home,
Elliott drifts from country to country, continent
to continent, partaking in cultural escapades and
adventure activities in the world's most intriguing
destinations. His experiences are chronicled in
Drifter, a syndicated
travel column published monthly in more than
50 U.S. newspapers.
To follow the author's global route and read
his dispatches, simply click the TRIP button.
For a more outrageous look at the
world according to Elliott, check out Adventures
of a Continental Drifter.
The hilarious, one-of-a-kind travel memoir
in September, 2005, by St. Martin's Press.