To mark 60 years since the release of On the Road, we’ve picked our favourite travel books of all time.

  1. On the Road by Jack Kerouac

Where else to start? This book should come with a health warning aimed particularly at those in their formative years: proceed with caution, you may never be able to settle in one place again. And you might take up hitch-hiking. On The Road features a series of trips made by Kerouac and his Beat Generation friends across America in the years after the Second World War…..read more