1,000 Places to See Before You Die

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Workman Publishing, 2011 - Travel - 1200 pages
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The world's bestselling travel book is back in a more informative, more experiential, more budget-friendly full-color edition. A #1 New York Times bestseller, 1,000 Places reinvented the idea of travel book as both wish list and practical guide. As Newsweek wrote, it “tells you what's beautiful, what's fun, and what's just unforgettable— everywhere on earth.” And now the best is better. There are 600 full-color photographs. Over 200 entirely new entries, including visits to 28 countries like Lebanon, Croatia, Estonia, and Nicaragua, that were not in the original edition. There is an emphasis on experiences: an entry covers not just Positano or Ravello, but the full 30-mile stretch along the Amalfi Coast.

Every entry from the original edition has been readdressed, rewritten, and made fuller, with more suggestions for places to stay, restaurants to visit, festivals to check out. And throughout, the book is more budget-conscious, starred restaurants and historic hotels such as the Ritz,but also moderately priced gems that don't compromise on atmosphere or charm.

The world is calling. Time to answer.

  

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A great reference for daydreaming :-) - Goodreads
It is easy to read and look up places. - Overstock.com
This is a great reference for any traveler. - Goodreads
A very good reference book. - Goodreads
More of a reference book and a story - but okay. - Goodreads

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Highlighted on my shelf- bring it out often! Read full review

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A very fun book to browse through and get ideas from, but definitely a book that highlights hotels and restaurants for those with deep pockets! Read full review

Contents

Europe
1
Africa
373
The Middle East
443
Asia
477
Australia New Zealand and the Pacific Islands
643
The United States of America and Canada
699
Latin America
943
The Caribbean the Bahamas and Bermuda
1055
Index
1115
Thematic Indexes
1201
Copyright

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About the author (2011)

Patricia Schultzis also the author of the #1New York Timesbestseller1,000 Places to See in the United States and Canada Before You Die.A veteran travel journalist with 25 years of experience, she has written for guides such as Frommer's and Berlitz and periodicals includingThe Wall Street JournalandEveryday With Rachael Ray. She also  executive-produced a Travel Channel television show based on1,000 Places to See Before You Die. Her home base is New York City.

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