I don’t think it’s a stretch to say that every traveler has a bucket list of sights to see during their life, whether written or unwritten. Here’s my personal list — it’s ever-evolving and I’m sure I’ll be adding more to it faster than I can check things off, but it’s a fun way to relive the places I’ve aspired to visit and the experiences that I’ve wanted to accomplish.

1. Visit Machu Picchu ✓

Machu Picchu, Bucket List Trips,

Read about our honeymoon trip to Machu Picchu.

2. Drive California’s Pacific Coast Highway

3. Live in Europe ✓

London, Bucket List Trips

4. Road trip around New Zealand’s North Island

5. Learn to SCUBA dive ✓

Bucket List Experiences, SCUBA Diving
Read about my experience getting SCUBA certified in Anguilla

6. Beach & bar hop in the BVIs ✓

Jost Van DYke, Bucket List Experiences

Read about our British Virgin Islands itinerary for boating, and see my posts on our island hopping in the BVIs!

7. Listen to jazz in New Orleans

8. Learn to fly a plane

9. Go on safari in Africa ✓

Safari in Kenya, Bucket List Experiences
Read about our experience on safari in Kenya.

10. See the Northern Lights

11. Visit Munich for Oktoberfest ✓

OKtobefest, Bucket List Experiences

12. Head to Malta to visit the homeland ✓

Malta, Bucket List Experiences
Read about my trips to Malta to connect with family.

13. Go Zip Lining ✓

Ziplining, Bucket List Experiences

Read about our #SibTrip to Honduras, including zip lining over Pulhapanzak Waterfall.

14. Kayak in a bioluminscent lagoon

15. Go snorkeling in the Indian Ocean ✓

Indian Ocean Snorkeling, Bucket List Experiences

16. Volunteer with an HIV/AIDS organization

17. Explore Temples + Beaches in Bali

18. Tour the West Bank ✓

West Bank TOur, Bucket List ExperiencesRead about our time in the West Bank here.

19. Wine & dine in Paris ✓

Paris, Bucket List Experiences

Read about how we spent 24 hours in Paris here.

20. Toss a coin into the Trevi Fountain ✓

Rome, Bucket List Experiences

Check out my experience in Rome, making a wish for a swift return

21. Be in New York during Christmastime ✓

The Belvedere, New York

22. Watch wildlife in the Amazon ✓

Amazon River Cruise, Bucket List Experiences
Read about our time cruising the Amazon

23. Learn to Surf

24. Float in the Dead Sea ✓

Dead Sea, Bucket List Experiences

Read about our day at the Dead Sea here.

25. Ride a Motorbike in Southeast Asia

26. Nosh on Truffles in Istria

Karlic Tartufi, Truffle Hunting in Istria

Read about our experience exploring Istria’s hilltop towns.

27. Explore Angkor Wat in Cambodia

28. Visit Stonehenge in the UK ✓

Stonehenge, Bucket List Experiences
Check out my tour of Bath, Salisbury and Stonehenge in England

29. Eat Sushi in Japan

30. Island Hop in Greece ✓

Greece, Bucket List Experiences
Visiting Hydra, Paros and Mykonos in Greece

31. Visit the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul ✓

Istanbul, Bucket List Experiences
At the mosque near the Spice Bazaar.

Read about our journey to Istanbul, including getting my shopping fix in Turkey.

32. Climb to Tiger’s Nest Monastery in Bhutan

33. Go Wine Tasting in Italy ✓

Tuscany Wine Tasting, Bucket List Experiences
Wine tasting in Tuscany and an organic farm in Siena

34. Ride a Camel in Morocco

35. Drink a Mojito in Cuba

36. Walk through Petra ✓

Petra, Bucket List Experiences

Read about our amazing journey to Petra here.

37. Go on a culinary tour through Basque Country ✓

San sebastian, Bucket List Experiences

Read about our culinary adventures in San Sebastian.

38. Admire the views from a rooftop bar in Hong Kong

39. Cruise down the Nile River in Egypt

Egyptian Pyramids: Saqqara

Check out my itinerary for two weeks in Egypt, including cruising down the Nile with Nour el Nil.

40. Nosh on tapas in Spain ✓

San sebastian, Bucket List Experiences
Read about our top pinxtos bars, and our wining and dining in San Sebastian.

41. Go on a hot air balloon ride

42. Zen out in Tibet

43. Follow the Silk Road to Uzbekistan

44. Go on a canal cruise in Amsterdam ✓

Amsterdam, Canal Bucket List Experiences
Cruising waterways with the fam in the Netherlands

45. Get an Arts Fix in Vienna

5 Things to Do in Vienna

Read my take on 5 things to do on a quick trip to Vienna.

46. Wine Taste in Napa + Sonoma ✓

Napa, Bucket List Experiences
Winter Wineland in Wine Country.

47. Set foot on all seven continents

48. Overnight in an overwater bungalow

49. Visit a Tea Plantation in Sri Lanka

50. Release a wish lantern into the sky ✓

Wish lantern, Bucket List Experiences
Read about our destination wedding in Anguilla.

51. Spend the night in a Bedouin Camp ✓

Bedouin Camp, Bucket List Experiences

Read about our amazing overnight experience at Seven Wonders Bedouin Camp in Jordan.

52. Glimpse wildlife in Borneo

53. Delve into Cape Town, South Africa

A Perfect Day in Cape Town - The Wanderlust Effect

Read about our experience discovering the perfect day in Cape Town.

54. Explore Iran

55. Master a foreign language

56. Go hang gliding ✓

Hang Gliding in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Read about my experience hang gliding in Rio de Janeiro.

57. Enjoy a family adventure in a foreign country ✓

Horseback riding in Ireland, Killarney National Park

Read about our family road trip through Ireland, and our 10 days in Greece for my sister’s engagement!

58. Go Gorilla Trekking in the Congo

Gorilla Trekking in the Congo, The Wanderlust Effect

Read about our experiences gorilla trekking in the Congo‘s Virunga National Park.

59. Raise Globetrotting Kids