Adventures in Backpacking
While traversing the globe in search of enlightenment, writer Mary Fitzgerald finds something altogether different: the steadily growing tribe of the full-time traveler. Outfitted to the teeth with Stussy, batik, Birkenstock, and the latest John Grisham novel, these nomadic wanderers have an entire culture all their own.
"...all over the world, the travelers' preferred habitat is Asia and in particular Southeast Asia, which rather like migrating..."
March 24, 2000 Features Feature by Mary Fitzgerald