The Bucket List

Bucket List – (noun) a number of experiences or achievements that a person hopes to have or accomplish during their lifetime.

My Growing Bucket List

  • Visit all 50 states
  • Go to the top of the Eiffel Tower
  • Visit the Great Pyramids
  • Go to Oktoberfest
  • Kiss the Blarney Stone
  • Cruise the Greek Islands
  • Hike to the top of St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Cruise around cape Horm
  • Visit all 7 continents
  • Cruise the Nile
  • Cruise the Amazon
  • Tour the Guinness brewery
  • Do a whiskey distillery tour and tasting in Scotland
  • Take a cooking class in Italy
  • See the Running of the Bulls
  • Go to Amsterdam
  • Visit the Anne Frank house
  • Visit Aushwitz
  • Do the Warner Brothers Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter
  • Go to Times Square for New Year’s Eve
  • Go to the top of the Washington Monument
  • Go on an African safari
  • Visit the Great Wall of China
  • Go to Dubai and Abu Dhab
  • See the Northern Lights
  • See the Southern Lights
  • Go to an All Blacks rugby game in New Zealand
  • Hold a koala bear in Australia – this is illegal in many places, so a photo op with a koala will suffice.
  • Visit Hobbiton in New Zealand
  • Go zorbing in New Zealand
  • Attend A Capitol Fourth in Washington, DC
  • See the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace
  • Sing in the Swiss Alps (a la the Sound of Music)
  • Visit Salzburg
  • Go to Duone Castle
  • Be in 2 states at once
  • Be in 2 countries at once
  • Ride on a motorcycle
  • Climb on a Mayan ruin
  • Zipline in the Jungle
  • Attend hockey games in all of the NHL arenas (3 down, 29 to go)

Been There, Done That

  • Watch a meteor shower (2009)
  • Hike up the Eiffel Tower (2008)
  • See Wicked live
  • Help a complete stranger (2011)
  • Go to Costa Rica (2016)
  • Ride a Zamboni (2016)