CANCELED: "1,000 Places to See Before You Die" Book Release Party

This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Bank Square Books and Mystic Museum of Art invite you to join us for an evening with travel journalist Patricia Schultz, the bestselling author of the new deluxe edition of 1,000 Places to See Before You Die. Tickets are $5 and will be refunded with the purchase of a book. 

About 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 over 30 years of experience, she’s written for Frommer’s, Berlitz, and Access travel guides, as well as the Wall Street Journal, Condé Nast Traveler, and Travel Weekly, where she is a contributing editor. Her home base is in New York City, but good luck finding her there! For more information, visit 1000places.com and follow Patricia on Facebook and Instagram at @1000placestoseebeforeyoudie.

About the Book

Patricia Schultz curates the world. When she published the original 1,000 Places to See Before You Die, she created not only a new kind of travel book but also a new way of thinking about our experiences and interests.

Now Schultz captivates our hearts in the same compelling way her original book spoke to our minds. Moving from eloquent word to breathtaking image, she takes us on a visual journey of the best the world has to offer, and as we turn the pages and pore over these images, we feel it all: joy, curiosity, awe, passion, nostalgia (if we’ve been there), inspiration (because we want to go), and a profound and transforming sense of how lucky we are to live in a world filled with such beauty and wonder—to see tributaries of mist curling over the Great Wall, elephants grazing on the floor of the Ngorongoro Crater, the sun setting on the wild coast of Donegal, masked whirling dancers at a festival in Bhutan.

The book itself is a thing of beauty, an oversize feast of more than 1,000 all-new photographs and 544 pages, every spread and page designed to showcase these mesmerizing photographs and hold just enough of Schultz’s lively text that we know why it is we’re looking at them. It is a perfect gift for every traveler, every fan of the original, every dreamer whose Instagram feed is filled with pictures of places near and far.

 
Event date: 
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Event address: 
Mystic Museum of Art
9 Water St.
Mystic, CT 06355
1,000 Places to See Before You Die (Deluxe Edition): The World as You've Never Seen It Before Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9781579657888
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Artisan - October 29th, 2019

“Gorgeous . . . breathtaking . . . This spectacular coffee-table book will inspire readers to add more destinations to their bucket lists.”
Publishers Weekly

Patricia Schultz curates the world.