On The Road Again: Thirty Years on the Traveller's Trail to India

On The Road Again Thirty Years on the Traveller s Trail to India In at the age of sixteen Simon Dring left home with a backpack full of crisply ironed shirts and visions of a global walkabout in search of his manhood cheap cigarettes and shared moments on l

  • Title: On The Road Again: Thirty Years on the Traveller's Trail to India
  • Author: Simon Dring
  • ISBN: 9780563371724
  • Page: 335
  • Format: Hardcover
  • In 1962, at the age of sixteen, Simon Dring left home with a backpack full of crisply ironed shirts and visions of a global walkabout in search of his manhood, cheap cigarettes and shared moments on long and winding roads with flaxen haired girls His trip, under the guise of a month s grape picking in the south of France became, to his parents horror, six months hitchinIn 1962, at the age of sixteen, Simon Dring left home with a backpack full of crisply ironed shirts and visions of a global walkabout in search of his manhood, cheap cigarettes and shared moments on long and winding roads with flaxen haired girls His trip, under the guise of a month s grape picking in the south of France became, to his parents horror, six months hitching and walking the overland trail to India It was a further four years before he returned home.Now, over thirty years later, Simon retraces his route to India through Europe, the Middle East and Asia documenting the changes and meeting a new generation of nineties travellers What are they looking for Do they find it Is it the same thing that the travellers of the sixties were in search of Do freedom and friendship, curiosity and an overwhelming desire to survive, learn and grow still fire the imagination and challenge us to seek new horizons Travelling is about experiencing life and discovering new things, things about ourselves and the world we live in, and Simon Dring s On the Road Again is a true traveller s tale Reflecting on his often embarrassing naivet at sixteen and his enduring wonder and delight for travelling, On the Road Again is a journey of hopes and dreams, a taste of the exotic and the extraordinary, but most importantly a tribute to the people and places one man encounters on the road to India The traveller s trail to India is the classic journey if you only ever make one great trip in your life, then let it be this one.

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