Where is the deepest area of the Atlantic Ocean? Who was the first man to set foot on the moon? Man has always embarked on journeys with wide-ranging objectives, for example to explore or conquer, to expand knowledge or to experience adventures. In this beautiful pop-up book you will learn about the most famous routes of the world! Among other things you will be informed about the transatlantic single-handed yacht race, better known as the Route du Rhum, the Silk Road, which connected the Asian continent as a trading route from east to west or the Route 66 in the US.
Together with lots of exciting information each of these legendary routes is presented as a fantastic pop-up on a spread. Moreover, lots of additional information on the routes or on their vicinity can be found on the pages or behind the flaps. Have fun!
This book is suitable for children between 5 and 7 years of age.
Alexandre Verhille & Sarah Tavernier are both designers and the founders of l’Atelier Cartographik, a creative studio which offers visual solutions in illustrated map, data-visualization and pop up engineering. Alexandre and Sarah’s work is not always a four handed affair. They each explore their favorite fields and creative methods, resulting in output which, though diverse, has an obvious unity.