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Gift Guide for the Bucket List Adventurer

Gift Guide for the Bucket List Adventurer

Every December and in February around my birthday, my mother calls me with the same dreaded question, “What do you want for a present this year?” Gift giving can be stressful overall, but it can be even worse for that bucket list adventurer in your life.  What do you give to a person who is constantly skating around the world searching for adventures?  Well, I began scouring the web to find gifts ideas to give my mom and came up with a…

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10 Things to do in Cologne (Köln) Germany

10 Things to do in Cologne (Köln) Germany

Located along the Rhine River, Cologne (also known as Köln) is a city filled with history, culture, and plenty to do for any traveler. This is partly due to its 2,000 year old history rooted in a Roman and French heritage. Then again, it may be that the more than one million residents offer a perfect melting pot of cultures. Residents truly believe in the saying, “Jede Jeck es Anders” (“It Takes All Sorts!”). Whether you are just on vacation or are…

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Why You Should Explore Germany by Bike

Why You Should Explore Germany by Bike

When a person is dreaming of bucket list adventures and experiences, Germany tends to offer a ton of opportunities. Usually items like racing down the Autobahn, taking a river boat cruise down the Rhine River, or dancing the Polka at Oktoberfest come to mind. But recently, we discovered a great activity you should add to your bucket list: Riding Bikes. Not sure? Then let us convince you why you should explore Germany by bike. It is convenient to explore Germany…

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11 Things to do in Liechtenstein

11 Things to do in Liechtenstein

If Switzerland is considered the Soul of the Alps then Liechtenstein is truly its Heart. Liechtenstein is often one of those countries that people have heard of but few know exactly where it is and even fewer have ever visited. In fact, according to the United Nations World Tourism Organization, in 2016 it was Europe’s second least visited country with a mere 69,000 visitors. While they would love more tourism, the tiny Principality of Liechtenstein is a true gem to those who…

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Why Volunteering Abroad Should Be On Your Bucket List

Why Volunteering Abroad Should Be On Your Bucket List

Why Volunteering Abroad Should Be On Your Bucket List With the age of technology bringing us more information about desired locations, must-do excursions, and global events, our bucket lists get longer and longer with no end in sight. Great, at least we know how to stay occupied while we’re here. But prepare to add just one more to your list, if it isn’t already there. And if it is, bump it up. Because a volunteer abroad program should definitely be…

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Bucket List 101: the Asian destinations perfect for hiking

Bucket List 101: the Asian destinations perfect for hiking

It’s no secret Asia is the place to go for travelling. It’s a continent full of diversity and beauty, with opportunities to either lay back and relax or explore all it has to offer. For the latter, hiking is perhaps the best way to see the landscape in all its glory – here is just a small selection of some of Asia’s best trails. Kalimpong, India  https://flic.kr/p/62wH8z  Although Kalimpong is populated, unlike a majority of hiking sites across the world,…

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Pop Rocks and Coke – A Bucket List Food Challenge

Pop Rocks and Coke – A Bucket List Food Challenge

There are many unique items on my Adventure Activities & Experiences List that are included for miscellaneous reasons, but one of my favorite items is #130) Eat weird things. Perhaps this is because I like to see the other people’s reactions when I tell them I just ate something totally weird like a Scorpion on a Stick. Also, I think I love it because it pushes me out of my comfort zone to experience unique foods of a different culture. However, of all the weird things on the list, probably the…

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The Bucket List Project’s 50th Blog Post!

The Bucket List Project’s 50th Blog Post!

A Very Merry Blogiversary to Me! This month The Bucket List Project is celebrating its one year Blogiversary (is that a thing?) and at the same time, The Bucket List Project’s 50th Blog Post! First of all, I want to say, “THANK YOU” to all my friends, family, and followers of The Bucket List Project. You all are the reason why I have had a remarkable year! I started this blog with hopes to share once-in-a-lifetime experiences. Also, my dream was…

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The Bucket List Guide to Cheap Flights

The Bucket List Guide to Cheap Flights

One of the questions I most often get is “how do you afford to travel so much?” With the high cost of airfare these days, the question is not surprising. However, with a lot of research, I have developed a personal strategy to help me save money on flights to various bucket list locations. I have compiled it all into one place to make it easier for you to travel to your own bucket list destinations. So, here is The Bucket List Guide…

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A Bucket List Dream: Riding in the Upper Deck of a Boeing 747

A Bucket List Dream: Riding in the Upper Deck of a Boeing 747

A Bucket List Dream: Riding in the Upper Deck of a Boeing 747 There are a lot of “Bucket List” things I’ve dreamed about doing but one of them that I never thought I’d actually be able to do was ride in the upper deck of a Boeing 747. It’s a dream I’ve had since I was a little kid but as I’ve gotten older and airlines increasingly started retiring them my hope for making it happen began to dwindle….

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