In a Nutshell
Take the kid to a great adventure with Robin and Granddad who travel the world and learn about the exciting cultures along the way
Today’s Groupon offers a complete 10-book collection of The Diaries of Robin’s Travels.
Robin and Granddad like to travel around the world to different locations and find out about the exciting cultures along the way. Luckily they have The Magic Talking Book of the World’s Most Interesting People and Places to help them learn! With his magic spell, Granddad awakens a new historical figure to show them around the cities they visit.
Rio de Janeiro
After having a good time at the school carnival, Granddad takes Robin to see the most famous carnival of them all: they’re heading to Rio de Janeiro! Pedro II takes them around Rio’s famous sights and shows them the colours of the Rio Carnival.
Robin’s latest school task is to learn about the states of America. As a treat for his hard work, Granddad and Robin fly over to Las Vegas. With Sarah Winnemucca as their guide, they learn all about Las Vegas before it was a city.
Robin and Granddad are travelling again - this time to Agra! Mumtaz Mahal guides them around this beautiful city, telling them the story behind the Taj Mahal, and even introduces to his first elephant! So hop onto the rickshaw, we’re in for a thrilling ride!
Robin and Granddad are bound for the ‘Venice of the North’, St. Petersburg! Peter the Great shows them some of the most famous museums in the world, and even introduces them to the world of ballet. Be sure to take a hat and scarf though, it’s going to be a snowy trip!
It’s Robin’s birthday and his gift from Granddad is another whirlwind trip, this time to Venice! They enlist the help of the adventurer, Marco Polo, to navigate the canals and discover the hidden gems of the city. Ever wondered why the buildings seem to float on water? Robin is about to find out!
Robin has been set a class project about London and Granddad has the biggest surprise in store for him. With Charles Dickens showing them around, Robin is bound to learn more than a few things. Try not to lose track on the Underground though - there’s lots to see!
As a special to for his good results, Granddad treats Robin to a surprise trip to Barcelona! With a little help from Antonio Gaudi, they learn all about the city’s tremendous landmarks. Barcelona is famous for its food, so don’t forget to try some tapas!
Granddad takes Robin on another surprise trip - this time to Paris! And who better to take a tour of the city with than Mr Eiffel himself! Be careful of the snails though - They’re a famous French delicacy!
Robin is learning about continents at school, so Granddad takes him to a famous transcontinental city - Istanbul! With Atarturk to show them around, they explore the historic collection of mosques, bazaars, Sultans and Sultanas. And don’t forget to try the Turkish Delight!
When Granddad learns that Robin is learning about cities and how they grow, he has an amazing idea! Why not go to Dubai, the fastest-growing city in the world! Sheikh Maktoum Bin Buti shows them the unbelievable wonders it has to offer.
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