Suggestions for Traveling "Around the World" with CYS

If exotic locales do not fit your summer travel plans, here are some suggestions for reading and listening. Remember "travel" can be in your own backyard as well as "around the world."

Broaden children's listening horizons with:

The rough guide to world playtime [sound recording]

Mariachi fiesta! [sound recording]: sing-along

The rough guide to African music for children [sound recording]

Putumayo kids presents Asian dreamland [sound recording]

Sing-along travel songs [sound recording]

The rough guide to African lullabies [sound recording]

Swing around the world [sound recording]

Beyond our comprehensive selection in travel guides, these choices might catch adult interests:

Belle Isle to 8 Mile: an insider's guide to Detroit by edited by Andy Linn, Emily Linn & Rob Linn

The windward shore: a winter on the Great Lakes by Jerry Dennis

The geography of bliss: one grump's search for the happiest places in the world by Eric Weiner — Also available in audiobook and e-audiobook

Travel dreams sold here: crafting an extraordinary vacation by Graydon "Gig" Gwin

Headhunters on my doorstep: a treasure island ghost story by J. Maarten Troost

A year around the world [videodisc] by a Steven Robert McCurdy travelogue ; produced by: Creative Light Productions

The layover. Season 1 [videodisc] by Travel Channel

The Titanic awards: celebrating the worst of travel by Doug Lansky