The List

learn to surf
get SCUBA certified
pet an elephant
stand on a glacier
experience the Northern Lights
hike Half Dome in Yosemite
visit a rainforest
swim with dolphins
take a hot air balloon ride
climb a mountain (Kilimanjaro?)
go skinny dipping : )
try snowboarding/skiing
be an extra in a film
ride a horse
ride a motorcycle solo
fly a plane
ride a mechanical bull
bungee jump
stand on top of a volcano
go parasailing
volunteer at the Sundance Film Festival
attend Burning Man
go to a music festival
attend the Olympics
ice skate on a frozen lake
go whale watching
go wine tasting
take a helicopter ride
witness a comet/meteor shower
go crowd surfing
witness a lunar/solar eclipse
go paintballing
visit as many National Parks as possible (Yosemite)
flash/moon someone : )
experience zero gravity
hike the Appalachian Trail or PCT and John Muir Trail

volunteer in Thailand
live in another country
take a road trip across the U.S.
set foot on every continent
trek to Base Camp Mt. Everest
go on a Safari in Africa
cage dive with sharks in South Africa
celebrate Mardi Gras in New Orleans
climb the Eiffel Tower
see Paris at night
tour the monuments in Washington, D.C.
search for the Loch Ness monster
take the PCH up the California coast
ride a gondola in Venice
tour a pyramid in Egypt
visit Australia and see a kangaroo in the wild
walk on the Great Wall of China
see a Broadway show in NYC
visit the Taj Mahal
go to Oktoberfest in Munich
ride a camel in Morocco
get misted by Niagara Falls
take a cruise to Antarctica
watch the ball drop in NYC on New Year’s
climb the Statue of Liberty
hike/raft through the Grand Canyon
see a Cirque du Soleil show in Vegas
hike through Yellowstone
visit Alaska
hike through Denali Natl. Park & see a moose/bear in the wild
visit the Irish countryside
hike to Machu Picchu
snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef, Australia
ride the London Eye & see Big Ben
watch the changing of the guards at Buckingham Palace
visit the Vatican and tour the Sistine Chapel
relax on a beach in Bora Bora
go ziplining in Costa Rica
visit Yosemite during every season (summer)
visit Iguazu Falls, Brazil-Argentina border
go inside the Coliseum
throw a coin in the Trevi Fountain
swim in the warm waters of Bali
party in Santorini
see Uluru (Ayers Rock) in Australia
visit the of pyramids in Teotihuacan, Mexico
visit St. Petersburg & Moscow
sail through the fjords of Norway
experience tulips in bloom in Holland
get high in Amsterdam : )
visit Victoria Falls
see the limestone formations in Ha Long Bay, Vietnam
walk the English coast in Cornwall & Dorset
visit Easter Island
sweat in the Sahara Desert
travel through New Zealand
visit Sydney, Australia
run through Central Park
visit Glencoe, Scotland
watch a sunrise/sunset in Hawaii
see the General Sherman tree in Sequoia Natl. Park
see the statues of the Mausoleum of the 1st Qin Emperor, China
visit Masjid al-Haram, the largest mosque on Earth
visit NASA headquarters, Houston
take a tour of Auschwitz Internment Camp
visit the Forbidden City, China
see Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany
hike to the Christ the Redeemer Statue, Rio de Janeiro
visit Petra, Jordan
float in the Dead Sea
visit Tokyo
see Chicago from the top of a skyscraper
eat deep dish pizza in Chicago
visit the Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza
see the rice terraces in the Philippines
experience La Tomatina, La Buñol
watch the “Running of the Bulls”, Pamplona
visit the Sagrada Familia, Barcelona
see migrating animals in the Ngorongo Crater, Tanzania
experience the “Full Moon Party” in Thailand
experience Carnevale in Venice
walk across the Golden Gate Bridge & visit Pier 39
ride a cable car in San Francisco
attend a Cherry Blossom Festival in Japan
attend the Palio di Siena horse races
take a boat into La Grotta Azzurra, Capri
visit Edinburgh, Scotland
walk between the towns of Cinque Terre, Italy
visit the temples of Angkor, Cambodia
experience the wildlife of the Galapagos Islands
visit the Plitvice Lakes, Croatia
visit the Amalfi Coast, Italy
touch the Berlin Wall
take a boat down the Nile River
visit Mont Saint-Michel, France
drive through New England in the fall
visit the mysterious Stonehenge
see the Mona Lisa at The Louvre
visit Hong Kong
tour the museums & churches of Florence
climb the Space Needle, Seattle
experience southern hospitality in Charleston, NC & Savannah, GA
see the “Great Blue Hole”, Belize
stand on the “Four Corners”
“hold up” the Leaning Tower of Pisa
have my picture taken at Platform 9 ¾
visit Arches National Park
hike through Antelope Canyon, Arizona
see "The Wave", Arizona
hike the Carlsbad Caverns, New Mexico
visit the Salar de Uyuni (salt flats), Bolivia

run a marathon
run a marathon in every U.S. state (6/50)
qualify for the Boston Marathon
complete a triathlon
complete an Ironman
qualify for Kona
complete an ultra
complete a 100 mile ultra
run a group relay
participate in Hood to Coast
pace someone for an ultra
see some naked runners at Bay to Breakers
do a mud run
participate in the Avon 3-Day Breast Cancer Walk
do the AIDS Ride from SF to LA
volunteer at an Ironman
do 100 push-ups
ride across the U.S.
try Crossfit

Life, Love, Learning
graduate with a Bachelor’s
get accepted to grad school
earn a doctorate (Psy.D)
learn another language
sew a dress
buy a house
name a star after myself
have a family
own a dog
take a trip once a year
learn to say “hello” and “thank you” in 10 languages
bake a cake from scratch
fall in love
fly first class
make homemade ice cream
roast chestnuts over an open fire
live alone
grow a garden
learn to salsa
try a pint of butterbeer
take a photography class
have a DIY wedding
make s’mores over an open fire
get a tattoo
have children
sing karaoke