Over the Hill and Far Away - One Grown-Up Gap Year
By Jo Carroll
Published: October 28, 2011.
There must be something between the retirement party and buying a zimmer frame. JO CARROLL decided this was the time to revive teenage dreams and go round the world. So she packed her rucksack, a round-the-world ticket, and a notebook. Not prepared for being lost in Australia, a man wanting to marry her in India, leeches in Malaysia.
Nor the drama that finally drove her home.