The Wander Year: One Couple's Journey Around the World by Mike McIntyre ($1.99) http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B005BW2X52/hpb2-20/ASIN/B005BW2X52 I am happy to have read the book & I recommend it if you like to read about travel. - It was interesting to hear the good, the wonderful and the not so good about the different places the couple visited. - The summary at the end of the book provided this, would have liked to see a bit more.
Mike McIntyre and his longtime girlfriend, Andrea, are in their early 40s and itching for a break. So they rent out their San Diego home - dog, cat, and furniture included - and embark on a yearlong journey around the world. "We're not out to find ourselves, or even to lose ourselves," McIntyre writes. "We're merely seeking a pause in our routines." But the couple is soon swept up in the adventure of a lifetime.
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Stuck in a job he no longer found fulfilling, journalist Mike McIntyre felt his life was quickly passing him by. So one day he hit the road to trek from one end of the country to the other with little more than the clothes on his back and without a single penny in his pocket. Through his travels, he found varying degrees of kindness in strangers from all walks of life - and discovered more about people and values and life on the road in America than he'd ever thought possible.