How Not to Travel the World : Adventures of a Disaster-Prone Backpacker, Paperback / softback Book

How Not to Travel the World : Adventures of a Disaster-Prone Backpacker Paperback / softback


I had no life experience, zero common sense and had never eaten rice.

I suffered from debilitating anxiety, was battling an eating disorder and had just had my heart broken.

I hoped by leaving to travel the world I would be able to heal myself. Instead, Lauren's travels were full of bad luck and near-death experiences.

Over the space of a year, she was scammed and assaulted; lost teeth and swallowed a cockroach.

She fell into leech-infested rice paddies, was caught up in a tsunami, had the brakes of her motorbike fail and experienced a very unhappy ending during a massage in Thailand.

It was just as she was about to give up on travel when she stumbled across a handsome New Zealander with a love of challenges...


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Summersdale Publishers
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  • Category: True stories
  • ISBN: 9781849537278

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