Bucket List

Sophie’s Suitcase Bucket List

  1. Rent a Camper van and travel down the East Coast of Australia
  2. Hike the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
  3. Climb Kilimanjaro
  4. Learn to surf
  5. Surf in Bali
  6. Become a Dive Master
  7. Go skiing in New Zealand
  8. Learn to Snow board
  9. Travel the Galapagos
  10. Book a one way tickets somewhere…
  11. Learn to Scuba
  12. Travel to every continent: Asia, North America, South America, Europe, Australasia
  13. Full Moon Party at Ko Phangan
  14. Elephant Trekking
  15. Hot Air balloon ride at sunset
  16. Safari ride across the Kenyan bush or the Masai Mara
  17. Drive route 66 in a campervan: the ultimate American road trip
  18. Hit up Las Vegas and go crazy.
  19. Watch the Haka
  20. Have Christmas and New Year on a beach with a BBQ
  21. Go inter-railing across Europe
  22. Island hop in Fiji
  23. Do a full RTW trip and persuade someone else to come with me…
  24. Travel and stay at someone’s house I have met whilst travelling
  25. Visit all the wonders of the world
  26. Go tubing in Laos
  27. Get a tattoo!
  28. Explore more of Italy
  29. Get some clothing hand made in Hoi An, Vietnam
  30. See S21 and the Killing Fields, Cambodia
  31. Visit Angkor Wat, Cambodia
  32. Visit the temples of Bali – there are lots!
  33. Travel alone, with mates and with a boyfriend
  34. Take a cruise!
  35. Travel somewhere on an organised trip
  36. Visit the Grand Canyon
  37. Stay in a 5* villa on a resort in somewhere classy
  38. Visit the beaches of Phi Phi
  39. Find a completely deserted island
  40. Soak up the scenery of Halong Bay, Vietnam
  41. Kayak round Halong Bay
  42. Trek a huge distance with a massive backpack round Vietnam
  43. Get on a 24 hour train journey
  44. Spend days travelling from one place to the next without stopping….
  45. Learn to speak Spanish
  46. Take a trip in a helicopter
  47. Experience a hop on, hop off bus
  48. Road trip the California coast
  49. Camp in a jungle
  50. Take a weekend break to Paris with the best friend
  51. Visit the pyramids of Egypt and ride a camel
  52. Do 12 countries in 12 months
  53. Do 5 countries in 5 weeks
  54. Visit Byron Bay
  55. Buy a DSLR
  56. Dive or snorkel on the Great Barrier Reef
  57. Spend a year working somewhere else in the world
  58. See and explore South America with a buddy
  59. Climb the Great Wall of China
  60. Do some build work in an under-developed country
  61. Work at the Australian Tennis Open
  62. Travel across India
  63. Visit the Colosseum in Rome
  64. See the lights of Hong Kong
  65. Go skiing in Canada
  66. Sleep on the floor of a house with only a mosquito net.
  67. Do a cooking course
  68. Run a half marathon
  69. See two continents in one day in Istanbul
  70. Go to the Amazon rainforest
  71. See the Northern Lights in Finland
  72. Stay in Dubai and feel like a queen for a few days
  73. Go to Glastonbury Festival
  74. Go to a festival in the UK every year
  75. Visit Auschwitz, Poland
  76. Travel the trans-Siberian railway
  77. Take an outdoor bath in Budapest
  78. Discover paradise islands of Islas Cies, Spain with a friend
  79. Dance my way in to a Rio carnival
  80. Climb Sydney harbour bridge
  81. Visit Petra
  82. Spend a day cruising round Milford Sound for the day, New Zealand
  83. Watch sunset in Santorini
  84. Go sand-boarding
  85. Visit the ruins of Easter Island, Chile
  86. Go to Oktober Fest, Munich.
  87. Borocay Islands, Philippines
  88. Buy a GoPro
  89. Take a sailing trip round Whitsundays, Australia
  90. Explore a new religion
  91. Stay in a log cabin in the English countryside
  92. Swim with dolphins
  93. Climb a mountain
  94. Fly over the Great Barrier Reef
  95. Visit 30 countries by my 30th birthday…
  96. TBC….



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    My Bucket List – UPDATED | The Nomadic Backpacker
    August 12, 2014 at 10:40 am

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    November 19, 2014 at 11:43 am

    78 – visit Petra – could not urge you to do this any more – it is truly wonderful.

    Love your bucket list, it makes me want to get my backpack back on and travel again (five months of being home and I’m already getting itchy feet again!)


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      December 11, 2014 at 8:11 am

      Travel more! Ive just returned only two days ago and I am already planning my next trip! xo

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