1,000 Places to See in the United States and Canada Before You Die

By Patricia Schultz
(Workman Publishing, Paperback, 9780761163367, 1200pp.)

Publication Date: March 2011

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The 1,000 Places to See books are pleasurable, inspiring, wondrous, a best-selling phenomenon and, yes, practical: Announcing the updated edition of "1,000 Places to See in the USA & Canada Before You Die," "The New York Times" No. 1 bestseller. Because USA & Canada is not only a wish book but also a guide, this information, including phone numbers, Web addresses, and more, is now completely revised and updated. For travel season, for long summer weekends, for whenever the mood strikes to pack up the car and set out to discover a new piece of America (and Canada ), "1,000 Places to See in the USA & Canada" is a map to all the unique and wonderful places just around the corner: Sail the Maine Windjammers out of Camden. Explore the gold-mining trails in Alaska's Denali wilderness. Collect exotic shells on the beaches of Captiva. Play tennis the way it was meant to be on grass at the lavish Victorian Newport Casino. Take a barbecue tour of Kansas City Arthur Bryant's to Gates to Snead's. There's the ice hotel in Quebec, the stalacpipe organ in Virginia, out-of-the-way Civil War battlefields, dude ranches and cowboy poetry readings, and what to do in Louisville after the Derby's over.More than 150 places are highlighted as family-friendly, and indices in the back organize the book by subject wilderness, dining, beaches, world-class museums, sports, festivals, and more.

About the Author
Patricia Schultz is also the author of the #1 "New York Times" bestseller "1,000 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 including "The Wall Street Journal" and "Everyday With Rachael Ray". 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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