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Blue Highways by William Least-Heat Moon-guy circles around the country in his van "Ghost Dancing" taking only sideways and byways.

Lonesome Traveler-short stories by Kerouac.
Or perhaps Kerouacs collected letters 1940-56-get an inside look at the times written about in On the Road.

Journals of Lewis and Clark-America's original Road Trippers.

Basho's Narrow Road-a haiku journey around Japan.

Fresh Air Fiend by Paul Theroux-Collected essays of a travel writing master.

Soul Mountain by Gao XingJian-Rambling around communist china by Nobel Prize winner.

The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test by Tom Wolfe-Furthur. Nuff said.

Yoga for People who can't be bothered to do it by Geoff Dyer

Naked by Dave Sedaris-hitchhiking with a partial quadriplegic, and more.