Travel Guides

A to Z World Travel

Contains 202 world CITY travel guides.
These beautifully illustrated and up-to-date guides cover travel essentials, attractions, insiders’ information, excursions, nightlife, shopping, culture, cuisine, restaurants, health, security, language, maps, hotels, and lots more.  Everything you love from the Global Road Warrior but drilled down to the City level to make your travel even more interesting.

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A to Z the USA

Information on all 50 STATES, territories and U.S.A. in general.
large-scale encyclopedia of US state and country information. State information is arranged into 103 editorial and image datasets for each state. Topics include history, geography, demographics, education, food and recipes, government, crime, maps, media outlets, symbols, sports, and more.  All illustrations are easily copied to Google docs and Fast Facts are great for doing school reports and trivia nights.

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A to Z Maps

Over 100,000 MAPS.
The world’s most comprehensive collection of royalty-free downloadable maps.  Includesmodern maps, antique maps, maps of exploration, geography games, video guides, and much more.  Whether you are looking for blank maps to complete for study review or maps with lots of details to help you find the answers, we’ve got you covered.

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Global Road Warrior

Contains 175 COUNTRY guides. Topics include culture & society, travel, education, history, holidays and festivals, language, media outlets, music, maps, money, national symbols, and religion. Illustrated with more than 30,000 photos, maps, and flag images.

 

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A to Z World Food

Over 6,000 RECIPES from over 174 countries!
Contains traditional recipes for 174 countries of the world in all course categories: appetizers, soups, salads, breads [try Puftaloons from Austrialia!], main courses [or Tamales Cubanos from Cuba!], side dishes, desserts, and beverages (including World Beer Reviews!).  Pick a country, learn about how they eat — Do they use spoons? What are their favorite ingredients? Each recipe shows prep and cook time needed and you can easily search for recipes that meet special dietary needs like vegetarian, vegan, or gluten-free.

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