Places I Remember with Lea Lane

'1,000 Places To See Before You Die' Faves, With Best-Selling Author Patricia Schultz

July 20, 2021 Patricia and Lea have been to well-over 100 countries each, and share favorites in a super-size, super interesting convo celebrating our 25th podcast episode! Season 1 Episode 25
Places I Remember with Lea Lane
'1,000 Places To See Before You Die' Faves, With Best-Selling Author Patricia Schultz
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Patricia Schultz, author/editor of the best-selling series 1,000 Places To See Before You Die, is  a terrific guest. On this super-size 25th episode, she and Lea share stories, experiences and info about favorite places around the world.

-- Patricia first tells when she started traveling, and how the "1,000 Places" brand came to be, about 20 years ago.

-- Then she and Lea alternate with some of their very favorite places -- continents, countries, man-made and natural sites -- adding their own experiences to each other's. 

-- Favorite places include Antarctica; Antelope Canyon in Arizona; Beacon, New York; Bali,Indonesia; Italy, focused on Florence; Barcelona, Spain; Istanbul, Turkey; Galapagos Islands, Ecuador;  Cuba; the Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi, UAE; Iran; Iguacu Falls; Laos; Namibia; the  "stans," especially Uzbekestan; Paris and New York;and the upland gorillas in Uganda.

-- Patricia ends with a touching memory about the most important travel aspect of all.
Patricia Schultz is a veteran travel journalist who has written travel guides, magazine and newspaper articles as well as authoring her best-selling 1.000 Places series, with millions of copies in print.  Contact her at [email protected]
Podcast host Lea Lane blogs at, has traveled to over 100 countries, written nine books, including Places I Remember, and contributed to guidebooks. She's @lealane on Twitter; Travelea on Insta; on  Facebook, it's Places I Remember by Lea Lane. Website: placesirememberlealane.comPlease follow, rate and review this weekly travel podcast!

When did Patricia start traveling?
How the brand started
Choosing a few of Patricia and Lea's favorite world places
Antelope Slot Canyon, Arizona
Beacon, NY
Bali, Indonesia
Florence, Italy
Barcelona, Spain
Istanbul, Turkey
Galapagos Island, off Ecuador
The Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi
Iguacu Falls, South America
"The Stans"
Paris and New York City
Upland gorillas in Uganda
Patricia's favorite memory, in Casablanca