• Take a cruise to Antarctica
  • Celebrate New Years in a different country
  • Jump off a waterfall
  • See lava on a volcano
  • Attend a live cricket match
  • Go paragliding
  • Go skydiving
  • Climb a mountain
  • Climb an active volcano
  • Go on a cruise
  • Participate in an archaeological dig
  • Visit 100 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • See the modern Seven Wonders of the World
  • Eat a fresh breadfruit
  • Eat a freshly picked mango
  • Bartend in another country
  • Go skiing
  • Go snowshoeing
  • Pet a baby tiger
  • Go kayaking
  • Watch the sunrise over the ocean
  • Watch the sunset over the ocean


United States

  • Visit all of the national parks in the United States
  • Climb a 14er
  • Go backpacking in Yellowstone
  • Climb the Half Dome in Yosemite
  • Hike all of the trails in a national park
  • Wine tasting in California
  • Hike a portion of the Appalachian Trail
  • Collect postcards from all 50 states
  • Go camping in the Rocky Mountains
  • See Niagara Falls


Rest of North America

  • Visit Prince Edward Island and see the L.M. Montgomery museum
  • See Chichen Itza
  • Watch sea turtles in Costa Rica
  • Climb a volcano in Central America
  • Eat pupusas
  • Banff National Park


South America

  • Ride the Train to the Clouds in Argentina
  • See Iguazu Falls
  • View Machu Picchu from Huayna Picchu (Peru)
  • See the reed islands of Lake Titicaca (Peru/Bolivia)
  • Watch the sunset from Easter Island
  • See the moai of Easter Island
  • Hike the W at Torres del Paine (Chile)
  • Tango in Buenos Aires
  • See Evita's tomb in Buenos Aires
  • See the Galapagos Islands
  • Walk on a salt flat
  • Go on a trek in the Amazon Rainforest
  • Stargazing in the Atacama Desert
  • See Angel Falls
  • Walk on Salar de Uyuni



  • See a Shakespeare play at the Globe Theater (London)
  • Have afternoon tea in Scotland
  • Visit a French vineyard
  • Drink Sangoviese wine in Italy
  • Eat waffles in Belgium
  • La Tomatina
  • Visit Stonehenge
  • See the Alhambra
  • See active geysers in Iceland
  • Watch the sunset in the Greek islands



  • Go on a cruise down the Nile River
  • See the lemurs of Madagascar
  • Go on safari
  • See the Egyptian pyramids



  • Visit the Taj Mahal (India)
  • Drink a cup of tea in Darjeeling (India)
  • Celebrate Diwali in India
  • Explore the caves at Ajanta and Ellora (India)
  • See the lost city of Petra
  • Swim in the Dead Sea
  • Ride the Trans-Siberian railway


Australia and the Pacific

  • Go snorkeling at the Great Barrier Reef
  • Camp near Uluru
  • Walk a Great Walk in New Zealand

I'm always looking for new additions, so let me know if you have any ideas!  Who wants to go on an adventure?


  1. Skip afternoon tea in London. Do it in Scotland instead. The cake is much better, trust me.

  2. Noted and goal modified! What makes the cake better in Scotland?