Travel is as much about understanding a new place as it is about seeing the sights and what better way to engage kids in the culture than a good book. So here is a list of booksset in the destination that we read , apart from the Lonely Planet, that is.
Possum Magic by Mem Fox
There Was An Old Woman Who Swallowed a Weta by P Crumble
Strega Nona by Tomie DePaola
Madeline in London by Ludwing Bemelmans
Adventures of Didu and Lulu in Bora Bora (picked up there)