About the author

Michael Brein

<p>Michael Brein, also known as the<em>&nbsp;Travel Psychologist,</em>&nbsp;is an author, lecturer, travel storyteller, adventurer, and publisher of travel books and guides. He regularly appears in newspapers, magazines, blogs, and Internet&nbsp;radio programs on the psychology of travel.</p><p>Michael is the first person&nbsp;to coin the term &lsquo;travel psychology.&rsquo;&nbsp;Through his doctoral studies, work and life experiences, and extensive world travels, he has become the world&#39;s first and&nbsp;maybe&nbsp;only travel psychologist.</p><p>His travel guide series, <em>Michael Brein&#39;s Travel Guides to Sightseeing by Public Transportation</em>, shows travelers how to sightsee the top 50 visitor attractions in the world&#39;s most popular cities easily and cheaply by public transportation.</p><p>Michael also publishes his&nbsp;<em>True Travel Tales </em>series,<em> </em>a collection of ebooks of the best of 10,000 travel stories shared with him from interviews with nearly 2,000 world travelers and adventurers that Michael has encountered in his own extensive travels around the world.</p><p>Michael Brein resides on Bainbridge Island, Washington.</p>