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Rosemary Van Vranken, Ph.D releases ‘Can You Backpack Internationally in Your 60's? Of Course You Can!!’

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Rosemary Van Vranken, Ph.D invites readers to experience the world in their own pace, time, style and comfort in her new book, “Can You Backpack Internationally in Your 60's? Of Course You Can!!” (published by AuthorHouse). This travelogue displays the many wonderful sights and sounds the author has witnessed throughout her years and miles in backpacking.

This book contains 171 pictures mostly taken by the author. Among this collection is the photo of the piano on which Mozart played and wrote his music and a night picture in Africa of a male lion that had killed a zebra.

“Backpacking later in life is an adventure that takes you to many ‘non-touristy’ places. However, you should do a little research on your own before going by obtaining a book or two in a ‘travel’ section of a store,” says Van Vranken. “I believe that today, many individuals 60 or more are in good shape and would like to be more adventurous.”

“Can You Backpack Internationally in Your 60's? Of Course You Can!!” aims to ignite a reader’s desire to backpack internationally regardless of any age, and with an appreciation for what life offers now, when travelers see how other cultures do not have those things.

“Can You Backpack Internationally in Your 60's? Of Course You Can!!”
By Rosemary Van Vranken, Ph.D
Hardcover | 8.5 x 11in | 106 pages | ISBN 9781524614416
Softcover | 8.5 x 11in | 106 pages | ISBN 9781524614393    
E-Book | 106 pages | ISBN 9781524614409
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
Rosemary Van Vranken, Ph.D worked as a professor in higher education and travelled all over the world later in life. She began her backpacking with her daughter, then with family members, then with friends, and sometimes alone. Her many pictures are accompanied by her many experiences – sometimes funny, sometimes sad. She points out her different experiences with the various cultures and how rewarding backpacking can be.

AuthorHouse, an Author Solutions, Inc. self-publishing imprint, is a leading provider of book publishing, marketing, and bookselling services for authors around the globe and offers the industry’s only suite of Hollywood book-to-film services. Committed to providing the highest level of customer service, AuthorHouse assigns each author personal publishing and marketing consultants who provide guidance throughout the process. Headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana, AuthorHouse celebrated 15 years of service to authors in Sept. 2011.For more information or to publish a book visit or call 1-888-519-5121. For the latest, follow @authorhouse on Twitter.

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