Driest Desert in the World, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile by Carolina Celis
This is the best place on earth, is dry but is fun, there is too many good things to do like cycling, horse ridding, sandboarding, etc. One of the highlights is to enjoy the beautiful sunset at Moon Valley in the most orange, purple and brown landscape ever.
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Kids will love this book of 19 hand-drawn maps by Japanese illustrator Aunyarat Watanabe. From the peaceful islands of Hawaii to the busy sidewalks of New York these maps are full of fun, food, adventure and inspiration.
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Fishing in Fishtown, Pennsylvania! by Mariko PerryPhiladelphia, PA, US
Have you ever wondered where all the interesting fish are located in Fishtown? Don't worry anymore, here is a "fishing" map for you to locate them! Grab this map and go for a nice walk, I mean fishing ;)
Hirosaki City, Aomori, Japan by AW IllustrationsTokyo, JP
Hirosaki City is Japan's largest producer of apples. You can enjoy delicious apple pie and apple cider at every corner of the city. They even have Apple Onsen (hot spa with numerous apples floating in the bath)!!
Carkoon Island by Bob T. PandaLangley, Washington, US
Ever wonder where writers go, who don't follow the submission guidelines? They go to the planet of Carkoon, a vast empty water planet, with only one land mass: a shark shaped island, with none of the comforts of home. Oh, and there is kale. Lots and lots of kale