Bucket List

  1. See Milford Sound, New Zealand (Done)
  2. Visit Dubrovnik (Done)
  3. Tea in Buckingham Palace (Done, FOUR TIMES!)
  4. Eat in The Ritz Hotel, London (Done)
  5. Feed a Kangaroo (Done – In Adelaide, Australia)
  6. Spend a night on Antartica
  7. See a wild penguin (Done – a yellow-eyed penguin in Sandfly Bay near Dunedin, New Zealand)
  8. Learn to fly
  9. Scuba Dive
  10. Visit the Great Barrier Reef
  11. Go to the top of the Burj Khalifa (Done)
  12. Drive the French Riviera
  13. Road trip in New Zealand (Done)
  14. Fly in Business Class (Done)
  15. See The Grand Canyon (Done)
  16. Visit Auschwitz and pay my respects
  17. Visit Neuschwanstein Castle
  18. Visit all of Europe’s tiny countries (Andorra, Liechtenstein, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican City) (Partially Done)
  19. Sky Dive (Done – in Abel Tasman, New Zealand)
  20. Sing on the stage of the Sydney Opera House (Done – although it was empty at the time!)
  21. Windsor Castle (Done)
  22. See the Berlin Wall
  23. Touch part of the Moon (Done – and a piece of Mars too at the Johnson Space Centre in Houston!)
  24. Yosemite National Park (Done)
  25. Visit the Hollywood Sign (Done)
  26. Cross the Golden Gate Bridge (Done)
  27. Visit Alcatraz (Done)
  28. Go to the top of the Eiffel Tower (Done)
  29. Go to the top of the Empire State Building
  30. Pay my respects at Ground Zero, New York (Done)
  31. Skate on the famous ice rink beside the giant Christmas Tree at Rockerfeller Centre
  32. Visit the US Capitol (Done)
  33. Titanic Belfast (Done)
  34. Hike to Macu Picu
  35. Appear in a Hollywood Film (Done! I was an extra in the Oscar nominated film “Brooklyn”! I appear on camera three times!)
  36. Afternoon Tea at The Plaza Hotel, New York (Done)
  37. Visit the Winter Palace in St. Petersburg
  38. Go to the top of the Dome of St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City (Done)
  39. Cross the International Date Line
  40. Visit the Chernobyl Nuclear Site
  41. See the Midnight Sun
  42. See the Northern Lights
  43. Visit the old world splendour of Cuba
  44. See a wild Kiwi (Done – on Ulva Island off New Zealand)
  45. Stay in an Ice Hotel
  46. Visit Lapland at Christmas time
  47. Visit the UN Building (Done)
  48. Soak up the atmosphere at the Cannes Film Festival
  49. Experience a Tea Ceremony in Japan
  50. Be in Newgrange Portal Tomb on the morning of the Winter Solstice
  51. Ride on the big wheel on Navy Pier, Chicago (Done – AND helped light it up in green for St. Patrick’s Day!)
  52. Paddle a boat on the Serpentine Lake in Hyde Park, London (Done)
  53. Experience Australia Day in Australia (Done – On the steps of the Sydney Opera House!)
  54. Visit the Sagrada Familia, Barcelona
  55. Ride in a hot air balloon
  56. Go on an African Safari and see the Big Five
  57. See the pyramids at Giza
  58. Attend the opera in Vienna (Done)
  59. Ski
  60. Swim in the Devil’s Pool at the Victoria Falls
  61. Visit the old monastic settlement on Skellig Michael (Done)
  62. Kayak in the Norwegian Fjords (Done)
  63. Visit the historic island of Vis (Done)
  64. See the Great Wall of China
  65. Row to the Church on the island in Lake Bled and ring the wishing bell