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The Wayward Traveler

The Wayward Traveler The Wayward Traveler follows the adventures of Louis a young American who in is determined to travel the world The story takes place in forty countries and spans ten years from the deck of a f

  • Title: The Wayward Traveler
  • Author: Robert Louis DeMayo
  • ISBN: 0991118367
  • Page: 288
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Wayward Traveler follows the adventures of Louis, a young American who, in 1985, is determined to travel the world The story takes place in forty countries and spans ten years from the deck of a felucca on the Nile to the scorched dunes of India s Thar Desert to the powerful Beni River in the Basin Louis feels disenchantment with his former life, and a yearni The Wayward Traveler follows the adventures of Louis, a young American who, in 1985, is determined to travel the world The story takes place in forty countries and spans ten years from the deck of a felucca on the Nile to the scorched dunes of India s Thar Desert to the powerful Beni River in the Basin Louis feels disenchantment with his former life, and a yearning to understand the foreign lands he encounters on his travels He s broke most of the time and spends considerable effort trying to get by Along the way he meets other travelers He learns about love and compassion, and hate He befriends a Thai monk and Hindu Sadhu Babas and learns about other ways of thought, and enlightenment Along the way Louis develops a list of Rules to help him get by, and yet, there s a restlessness to his travels He continues to wander into new countries, and through it all his Rules save him On a frozen ridge in the Atlas Mountains he comes up with his first rule, Embrace the Unknown, to combat the fear that had been building in him In Israel he decides If You Can t Get Out of Something, Get Into It when his survival depends on pushing his body beyond its limits And when he s under the spell of a mad salesman with three personalities he realizes how important it is to Choose Your Battles Whether you re a traveller or an arm chair traveller, this book will make you feel the road Get A Copy Kindle Store StoresAudibleBarnes N

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    1. Robert Louis DeMayo

      Robert Louis DeMayo took up writing at the age of twenty when he left his job as a biomedical engineer to explore the world Over the coming years he traveled to every corner of the globe, experiencing approximately one hundred countries, crossing most of them overland He is a member of The Explorers Club and The Archaeological Institute of America During his travels he worked extensively for th Robert Louis DeMayo took up writing at the age of twenty when he left his job as a biomedical engineer to explore the world Over the coming years he traveled to every corner of the globe, experiencing approximately one hundred countries, crossing most of them overland He is a member of The Explorers Club and The Archaeological Institute of America During his travels he worked extensively for the travel section of The Telegraph, out of Hudson, NH.For three years he worked as marketing director for Eos, a company that served as a travel office for six non profit organizations and offered dives to the Titanic and the Bismarck, Antarctic voyages, African safaris and archaeological tours throughout the world Following this, Robert worked for three years as a tour guide in Alaska during the summers and as a jeep guide in Sedona, Arizona, during the winter He was general manager at A Day in the West, a Jeep tour company in Sedona before he decided to write full time He is the author of six novels The Making of Theodore Roosevelt, a fictionalized account of Roosevelt s acquaintance with wilderness living The Light Behind Blue Circles, a mystery thriller set in Africa The Wayward Traveler, this 700 page, memoir based travel novel won a Pinnacle Book Achievement Award Pledge to the Wind the Legend of Everett Ruess The Road to Sedona and his most recent novel, The Sirens of Oak Creek.Currently he resides in Hollis, N.H and Sedona, AZ, with his wife Diana and three daughters Tavish Lee, Saydrin Scout, and Martika Louise

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    1. MY VIEWHave you ever thought about the meaning of life If so or not, this book will give you an adventure about just that, finding the meaning of life, through the eyes of other cultures around the world It is a persons struggle with religion and how it fits into his life This is a true travel of life and its adventures You travel along and find yourself feeling as though you are there smelling, tasting, and viewing all the different things of different cultures I totally enjoyed this book MY VI [...]


    2. This book that I won from was sooo good I really enjoyed all 600 pages I was tickled that the author is from a few towns away from me He went on the adventure of a lifetime, traveling around the world for 10 years The adventures are exciting, eye opening, and sometimes harrowing, but always entertaining What I liked most is the way that a lot of it rang true He got into scrapes and trouble, and he fell ill several times along the ways It wasn t always a rosy picture As much fun This book that I [...]


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