Cardboard Box Creations

Author(s): Lonely Planet Kids Staff; Laura Baker

Activity Books

What can you do with a cardboard box? Plenty! No longer destined for the recycling bin, turn your spare scraps into amazing things, from a hot air balloon and space rocket to a Chinese dragon and Tiki totem pole!


Welcome to a world of crafting, creativity... and cardboard! Lonely Planet's Cardboard Box Creationswill take you around the globe as you build 20 travel-themed objects, icons and famous landmarks. Including step-by-step instructions and a starter kit of cardboard sheets with cut-out template guides, you'll soon become a master cardboard crafter!


Cardboard projects include:



  • Suitcase and camera

  • London bus

  • Shadow theatre

  • Empire State Building

  • Tent and campfire

  • Amazon canoe and caiman

  • Japanese-inspired tea house

  • Redback spider

  • Didgeridoo

  • Aquarium


About Lonely Planet Kids: Lonely Planet Kids - an imprint of the world's leading travel authority Lonely Planet - published its first book in 2011. Over the past 45 years, Lonely Planet has grown a dedicated global community of travellers, many of whom are now sharing a passion for exploration with their children. Lonely Planet Kids educates and encourages young readers at home and in school to learn about the world with engaging books on culture, sociology, geography, nature, history, space and more. We want to inspire the next generation of global citizens and help kids and their parents to approach life in a way that makes every day an adventure. Come explore!


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781787018075
  • : Lonely Planet Publications
  • : Lonely Planet Kids
  • : October 2018
  • : .18 Inches X 7.48 Inches X 8.66 Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : 48
  • : Lonely Planet Kids Staff; Laura Baker
  • : Paperback