1,000 Places to See Before You Die

1,000 Places to See Before You Die

by Patricia Schultz

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 01/11/2003

  $29.95
Introducing the Eighth Wonder of travel books, the" New York Times "bestseller that's been hailed by CBS-TV as one of the best books of the year and praised by "Newsweek" as the "book that tells you what's beautiful, what's inspiring, what's fun and what's just unforgettable everywhere on earth."
Packed with recommendations of the world's best places to visit, on and off the beaten path, "1,000 Places To See Before You Die" is a joyous, passionate gift for travelers, an around-the-world, continent-by-continent listing of beaches, museums, monuments, islands, inns, restaurants, mountains, and more. There's Botswana's Okavango Delta, the covered souks of Aleppo, the Tuscan hills surrounding San Gimignano, Canyon de Chelly, the Hassler hotel in Rome, Ipanema Beach, the backwaters of Kerala, Oaxaca's Saturday market, the Buddhas of Borobudur, Ballybunion golf club-all the places guaranteed to give you the shivers.
The prose is gorgeous, seizing on exactly what makes each entry worthy of inclusion. And, following the romance, the nuts and bolts: addresses, phone numbers, websites, costs, and best times to visit all updated for 2010 with the most current information.
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ISBN:
9780761104841
9780761104841
Category:
Travel & holiday
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
01-11-2003
Language:
English
Publisher:
Workman Publishing Company, Incorporated
Country of origin:
United States
Dimensions (mm):
190.5x134.87x42.93mm
Weight:
0.82kg
Patricia Schultz

Patricia Schultz is the author of the #1 New York Times bestsellers 1,000 Places to See Before You Die and 1,000 Places to See in the United States and Canada Before You Die.

A veteran travel journalist with 30 years of experience, she has written for guides such as Frommer's and Berlitz and periodicals including The Wall Street Journal and Travel Weekly, where she is a contributing editor.

She also executive-produced a Travel Channel television show based on 1,000 Places to See Before You Die. Her home base is New York City.

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