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.
"...the spiritual awakening they experienced in an ashram in Madras. Their nut-brown skin sets them aside from the much-maligned..."
March 24, 2000 Features Feature by Mary Fitzgerald