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Successful Aging Expo: A Free Adventure featuring New York Times Bestselling Author Patricia Schultz

November 2, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


About the Event

Adventures by the Book is thrilled to participate in this year’s wildly popular Successful Aging Expo, sponsored by the San Diego Union Tribune. Enjoy a full day of engagement at the San Diego Convention Center with thousands of adults and vendors to learn more about health & wellness, financial planning, Medicare, travel, home improvement, assisted living, and more!

Do your successful aging plans include traveling the world 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, or masked whirling dancers at a festival in Bhutan?

If so, then you won’t want to miss this special opportunity to meet Patricia Schultz, the New York Times bestselling author who was named as one of Forbe’s 20 Most Influential Women in Travel Today. Learn about some of Patricia’s favorite breathtaking destinations as she presents a slide show of her actual travels, just in time for the release of her stunning new commemorative edition of 1,000 Places to See Before You Die: Deluxe Edition (order your copy below at a discount, and it will be delivered to you at the event for signing by Patricia)..

This event is free and open to the public! Books will be available for purchase and signing at the event, or pre-order your copy below for a special discount and delivery at the event. (Only books purchased below or at the event are eligible for signing.) Patricia’s presentation is at 11:00am and will be immediately followed by a book signing at the Adventures by the Book booth. Don’t forget holiday shopping, as this beautiful coffee table book makes a perfect gift!

About the Author

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 new book, 1,000 Places to See Before You Die (Deluxe Edition): The World as You’ve Never Seen It Before, will be published by Artisan Books on October 29, 2019.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.

Patricia’s home base is New York City, but good luck finding her there! Follow along on her travels on Facebook and Instagram at @1000placestoseebeforeyoudie. For more information visit 1000places.com.

Event Registration

This event requires no registration and is FREE and open to the public. Click here for more information. Order your discounted copy of the book below for delivery and signing at the event. Don’t forget gift copies just in time for the holidays!


November 2, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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