Hokkaido Highway Blues
It had never been done before. Not in 2,000 years of Japanese recorded history had anyone followed the Cherry Blossom Front from one end of the country to the other. Nor had anyone hitchhiked the length of Japan. But, heady on sakura and sake, Will Ferguson bet he could do both. The resulting travelogue is one of the funniest and most illuminating books ever written about Japan. And, as Ferguson learns, it illustrates that to travel is better than to arrive.
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Review: Hokkaido Highway BluesUser Review - Jen Show - Goodreads
the revolving cast of characters and constantly changing setting made this book very enjoyable. the author's humor was often more irritating to me than funny, but he makes up for it with moments of insight that are fairly inspiring. Read full review
Review: Hokkaido Highway BluesUser Review - Lyndon Waddell - Goodreads
I guess the thing to remember with this novel is that it is essentially a travelogue, in that it is a collection of short stories and experiences, so maintaining a continuos and engaging storyline can ... Read full review