1,000 Places to See Before You Die Page-A-Day Calendar 2008 (Calendar)
Returning for its third successful year—its second with full-color photographs—this calendar belongs on every armchair traveler's desktop. Adapted from the roaring #1 New York Times bestseller 1,000 Places to See Before You Die, here are hundreds of astonishing getaways and exhilarating sights. Discover ancient walled cities and glittering beaches. Luxurious spas and rugged hiking trails. The best wine roads, shopping hot spots, legend-shrouded cemeteries, and the world's greatest festivals, from the Montreaux Jazz Festival (Switzerland) to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally (South Dakota). Plus traveler's lists, quizzes, advice, and quotes: “Have we not stood here like trees in the ground long enough?”—Walt Whitman
Patricia Schultz is the author of the runaway #1 New York Times bestsellers 1,000 Places to See Before You Die and 1,000 Places in the United States and Canada to See Before You Die. She’s also written for Frommer’s, Berlitz, and Access travel guides, as well as Condé NastTraveler, Islands, and Harper’s Bazaar. Her home base is New York City.