Lonely Planet Not For Parents: Paris 1st Ed.: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know

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Lonely Planet Not For Parents: Paris 1st Ed.: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know

by Klay Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet | October 1, 2011 | Trade Paperback

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Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher* This is not a guidebook. And it is definitely 'not-for-parents'. It is the real, inside story about one of the world's most famous cities - Paris . In this book you'll hear fascinating tales about creepy stone gargoyles, ghostly railway stations, huge castles and amazingly pampered pets. Check out cool stories about stuffed animals, caves filled with bones and the deadly guillotine. You'll find cyclists, junk collectors and musicians, and snails on the menu for dinner. - Where can you pretend you're at the beach in the middle of the city? - Who smiles at 6 million people a year? - Who had her own life-size village built just to play in? - Which famous building was built inside out? This book shows you a Paris your parents probably don't even know about. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Klay Lamprell About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, children's books, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places where they travel. TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia) *#1 in the world market share - source: Nielsen Bookscan. Australia, UK and USA. March 2012-January 2013

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 96 pages, 8.27 × 6.5 × 0.21 in

Published: October 1, 2011

Publisher: Lonely Planet

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1742208177

ISBN - 13: 9781742208176

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Rated out of 5 by from A must-buy for anyone with kids in their lives (especially teachers)! As an elementary school teacher, I was thrilled to encounter this whole series (Rome, London, New York, and the Travel Book), as it seems that geography is increasingly less emphasized in schools and North American students are often geographically/culturally unaware of the world. This fun, colorful, graphic, quarky book is an easy read that kids will be intrigued to look at, and then will find themselves interested to actually dig in and read, as the pages are totally engrossing. They will be excited to find out the bizarre facts about Paris and the other places in this series; they will feel proud to show off their knowledge to their friends and parents, who probably don't know half of the details about these places that their kids will know after reading this. This is a great collection to showcase on every teacher's book shelves and will help incite interest and enthusiasm during social studies lessons! It is especially great for kids who are curious about the world and hungry for adventurous travel, but it is also a great source of inspiration for those who don't know they dream of traveling yet! Parents planning a family trip will love how excited their kids will be when preparing for the trip and how engaged and informative they will be during the trip after having read these books. It will make the trip a much more thrilling and meaningful experience for the kids and the parents. These books really help to open up the world to kids and expand their perspectives, which is so important both for educational and humanistic reasons.
Date published: 2012-07-26

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Lonely Planet Not For Parents: Paris 1st Ed.: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know

Lonely Planet Not For Parents: Paris 1st Ed.: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know

by Klay Lonely Planet

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 96 pages, 8.27 × 6.5 × 0.21 in

Published: October 1, 2011

Publisher: Lonely Planet

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1742208177

ISBN - 13: 9781742208176

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Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher* This is not a guidebook. And it is definitely 'not-for-parents'. It is the real, inside story about one of the world's most famous cities - Paris . In this book you'll hear fascinating tales about creepy stone gargoyles, ghostly railway stations, huge castles and amazingly pampered pets. Check out cool stories about stuffed animals, caves filled with bones and the deadly guillotine. You'll find cyclists, junk collectors and musicians, and snails on the menu for dinner. - Where can you pretend you're at the beach in the middle of the city? - Who smiles at 6 million people a year? - Who had her own life-size village built just to play in? - Which famous building was built inside out? This book shows you a Paris your parents probably don't even know about. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Klay Lamprell About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, children's books, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places where they travel. TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia) *#1 in the world market share - source: Nielsen Bookscan. Australia, UK and USA. March 2012-January 2013