Bucket List

  1. See Milford Sound, New Zealand (Done)
  2. Visit Dubrovnik
  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. Visit the US Capitol (Done)
  32. Titanic Belfast (Done)
  33. Hike to Macu Picu
  34. Appear in a Hollywood Film (Done! I was an extra in the Oscar nominated film “Brooklyn”! I appear on camera three times!)
  35. Afternoon Tea at The Plaza Hotel, New York (Done)
  36. Visit the Winter Palace in St. Petersburg
  37. Go to the top of the Dome of St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City (Done)
  38. Cross the International Date Line
  39. Visit the Chernobyl Nuclear Site
  40. See the Midnight Sun
  41. See the Northern Lights
  42. Visit the old world spendour of Cuba
  43. See a wild Kiwi (Done – on Ulva Island off New Zealand)
  44. Stay in the Ice Hotel in Sweden
  45. Visit Lapland at Christmas time
  46. Visit the UN Building (Done)
  47. Soak up the atmosphere at the Cannes Film Festival
  48. Experience a Tea Ceremony in Japan
  49. Be in Newgrange Portal Tomb on the morning of the Winter Solstice
  50. Ride on the big wheel on Navy Pier, Chicago (Done – AND helped light it up in green for St. Patrick’s Day!)
  51. Paddle a boat on the Serpentine Lake in Hyde Park, London (Done)
  52. Experience Australia Day in Australia (Done – On the steps of the Sydney Opera House!)
  53. Visit the Sagrada Familia, Barcelona
  54. Ride in a hot air balloon
  55. Go on an African Safari and see the Big Five
  56. See the pyramids at Giza
  57. Attend the opera in Vienna (Done)
  58. Ski
  59. Swim in the Devil’s Pool at the Victoria Falls
  60. Visit the old monastic settlement on Skellig Michael (Done)
  61. Kayak in the Norwegian Fjords (Done)
  62. Visit the historic island of Vis and the Blue Cave
  63. See the Great Wall of China
  64. Row to the Church on the island in Lake Bled and ring the wishing bell