Womadic Wanders Stories of a Compulsive Traveller Gerdette Rooney
Womadic Wanders is a collection of stories by Gerdette Rooney which take the reader to all corners of the world. A woman who worked in Africa as a radiographer, she explored many of this country's regions on foot with backpack in tow. The stories are colourful accounts of her time trekking through not only Africa but Central America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and her homeland Ireland. These stories will satisfy the restless soul in all of us and offer a clear insight into the author's joy for meeting new people and experiencing different cultures. After nearly fifty years of travel, Rooney arrives at the belief that no one way is correct- just different. This book exhibits a tolerance and appreciation of humankind.