The Travel Bucket List

Like almost everybody who wishes to travel the time comes to decide where you want to go and what you want to do.  Over the past few weeks I have been giving this some thought.  So here goes, this is the bucket list of places and sites I want to see.  They are in no particular order and there are many more that I have forgotten to list.

EUROPE

Island hopping in Greece

Lap the history in Rome

Walk across St. Mark’s Square in Venice

Explore the culture and tapas in Madrid

Soak in the Blue Lagoon in Iceland

Try and find the Loch Ness Monster

Enjoy of pint of the black stuff in Dublin

Walk across the Giants Causeway

View Mount Etna in Sicily.

Reflect in the Vatican

Suffer a hangover at the Oktoberfest.

Stand across two continents in Istanbul

Cross Abbey Road in my bare feet

Photograph the Leaning Tower of Pisa

March across Red Square

Survey the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg

Ponder man’s capacity for cruelty at Auschwitz

Enjoy Vienna without suffering from food poisoning.

Cycle down the Champs Elysees

OCEANIA

See the sun rise over Uluru

New Zealand (all of it)

Climb Sydney Harbour Bridge

ASIA

Taj Mahal, India

Soak in the Dead Sea

Experience Tel Aviv

Marvel at Petra

Enjoy Vietnam

Visit the Great Wall of China

Experience Hong Kong

Wander around Angkor Wat

Marvel at the temple in Mynamar

Taste the street food in Bangkok

Drink a Singapore Sling in Singapore

SOUTH AMERICA

Machu Picchu, Peru

Visit the Galapagos Islands

Attend a soccer game in Buenos Aires

Attempt to dance a tango (I do have two left feet.)

Take the cable car up Corcovado and view the statue of Christ the Redeemer

Enjoy Angel Falls.

NORTH AMERICA

Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown

Soak up the rays on Miami Beach

Ride the cable car in San Francisco

Act like a big kid in a Disney Resort

The nightlife in New Orleans

Photograph the Grand Canyon

Cross the Golden Gate Bridge

See a baseball game at either Fenway Park or Wrigley Field (Proper baseball parks)

Soak up the music in Memphis

CENTRAL AMERICA

Mayan Temples in Mexico

Relax on a Caribbean Island

Explore the rain forests in Costa Rica

Stroll the streets of Havana

AFRICA

Pyramids in Egypt

Cruise down the River Nile

Climb Mount Kilimanjaro.

Table Mountain in Cape Town

View the Victoria Falls

After all that I think I better start saving, planning and dreaming.

I am a avid reader and listener to music.  In each of my posts I will mention what I am currently and listening.

At this moment I am reading Waverley by Sir Walter Scott

I am currently listening to Little Broken Hearts by Norah Jones (brilliant album)

Until the next time, stay safe, stay healthy and keep on smiling.

Steve

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