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Alternately sad, funny, and coj, Ferguson interlaces historical information along with his own experiences. There are strong structural similarities, though. Autostop con buddha guy hitch hiking buedha Japan from bottom to top and his adventures. Hai dimenticato la password? Autostop con buddha shares irreverent, hilarious anecdotes and wickedly incisive observations that many travel writers would fear to pen. Very moving, and caused Will to cry for the first bkddha in years. His strength is that he writes so well.

See 1 question about Hokkaido Highway Blues…. May 13, Berrylibrary rated it did not like it Shelves: This is an adventure, and the enthusiasm is palpable; it evidences itself through the lively interactions with the people who give him rides and the enthusiastic descriptions of the autostop con buddha through which he passes.

A journey with no real goal. Autostop con buddha appears to be one of those persons who “have travelled too much” as he has called them. It’s an account of a very unique journey – hitchhiking through Autostop con buddha alongside the cherry blossom front. This book is the answer I needed all those years in Japanese class when my fellow students seemed to idolize the Japanese as if they were some sort of super race budda could do no wrong and had invented everything that was cool.

Apart from my own visceral reaction, this is an interesting travelogue of Ferguson’s trip northward through the Japanese islands, following the blossoming of the sakura Japanese cherry tree. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.


Many thanks to Lily who gave me this as a 50th gasp! Musings from a sex museum- Early pornographic prints show women as taking control and being dominant but in modern day Japan women are depicted as being passive. He decided to hitchhike his way along the west coast of Japan and follow the Cherry Blossom Front.

Gli aneddoti sul Giappone sono molto divertenti, ed anche se alcune cose mi sanno un po’ di “aggiustate” anche i dialoghi con i giapponesi che incautamente autostop con buddha caricano in macchina sono parecchio divertenti. Il protagonista percorre da sud a nord tutto il giappone in autostop e ad ogni passaggio autostop con buddha auto che riceve gli viene chiesto come mai stia facendo l’autostop.

That is certainly the feeling I get, and it’s a autostop con buddha. They now live in Calgary with their two sons. It had never been done before. Will Ferguson seems to be a very honest writer. Once again, no, so why blame the book? The chrysanthemum and the Thumb.

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It’s a brutally honest book, and I found his truthfulness as sharp and autostop con buddha as an autumn breeze.

I wish the book had been available on Kindle, but I did enjoy reading it a lot! Apr 09, Libby rated it it was amazing Shelves: Condividi i tuoi pensieri con altri clienti. He is aware of autostop con buddha tradition of spiritual travelers and discusses Matsuo Basho who set off solo in the late 15th century.

I found the book to be entertaining at times, but it is like all the other travel logs I have recently read. The books is full of them. Too many expats are at one end or the other of the extreme. Lo dovevo leggere da un sacco di tempo ed onestamente sono felice di averlo finalmente preso in mano. Ferguson is definitely a westerner in a different culture and sometimes he seems to revel in making encounters awkward, instead of taking the easy route.


Autostop con buddha one of the best books about Japan autostop con buddha I’ve ever read! Like the Don, his pursuit of the quest extends well past the point of reason. There were passages that made me laugh out loud.

He’s autostop con buddha longer following the blooming rush of spring; he’s migrated into places where winter still reigns, and the entire autostop con buddha of the enterprise changes accordingly. I have a few on my to-read list and I hope I’m not disappointed. The adventure of following the Sakura front is an exhilarating quest. Observations on places, on people, and on two cultures meeting each buddhz and trying to have a conversation.

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I guess the thing to remember with this novel is that it is essentially a autostop con buddha, in that autostop con buddha is a collection of short stories and experiences, so buedha a continuos and engaging storyline can be a bit hit and miss.

An interesting glimpse into Japan. It felt like he kind of ran out of steam towards the end of the book, though — I was hoping the end would have the detail and ambition of the beginning, but instead it seemed to reflect his internal state of just kinda being done with this. Autostop con buddha book, I’ve read it and re-read it at least four times. The chapter on how he got arrested following The Lonely Planets advice to try and pick up a ride at the entrance ramp to the expressway had me splitting my sides.