The 7 Steps From Home Bucket List

A global bucket list! This list includes both experiences I have done and things I still want to do – either way, you can also get some travel inspiration right here. I’ll probably be forever expanding this list, so if you have any suggestions you can let me know!


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Africa Bucket List

  • Get lost in the medinas of Morocco
  • See the big five on safari in Tanzania
  • Learn about the ancient world of Egypt
  • Head to the top of Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa
  • See the Sossusvlei dunes in Namibia
  • Ride a donkey into the Atlas Mountains of Morocco
  • Meet the Maasai people in Maasai Mara, Tanzania
  • Visit Victoria Falls in Zambia & Zimbabwe
  • Explore the Cape of Good Hope in South Africa
  • See the baobab trees of Madagascar
  • Visit the Cape Cross Seal Reserve, Namibia
  • Raft down the Zambezi River
  • Find the mountain gorillas in Rwanda
  • Explore Chefchaouen (the blue city!), Morocco
  • See the bright blue waters of Zanzibar, Tanzania
  • Climb into the highlands of Ethiopia
  • See lemurs in Madagascar
  • Stay at Le Riad Yasmine in Marrakech, Morocco
  • Summit Mt Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
  • Explore the coastline of Mozambique

Asia Bucket List

  • Go trekking in the Himalayas, Nepal
  • Snorkel in the crystal-clear waters of the Maldives
  • Take a train ride through the hill country of Sri Lanka
  • Explore Palawan in the Philippines
  • Wander through the bamboo forests in Kyoto, Japan
  • See the Buddhist stupas in Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Eat street food in Singapore
  • Take a boat ride on Inle Lake, Myanmar
  • Explore the rice fields of Bali, Indonesia
  • Visit the Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, China
  • Watch the sunrise at Angkor Wat, Cambodia
  • Awe at the Taj Mahal, India
  • Experience cherry blossom season in Japan
  • Take a boat ride on the Phewa Tal in Pokhara, Nepal
  • Walk around the Shwedagon Pagoda, Yangon, Myanmar
  • Participate in the Songkran Festival, Thailand
  • Relax at The Chillhouse in Bali, Indonesia
  • Drink a genuine Singapore Sling at the Raffles Hotel, Singapore
  • Take a hot air ballon ride in Bagan, Myanmar
  • Walk through the Wisteria Flower Tunnel in Kitakyushu, Japan
  • Enjoy the sunrise at Sarangkot, Nepal
  • See the tea plantations and strawberry fields in the Cameron Highlands, Malaysia
  • Devour endless plates of vegetable momos in Nepal
  • Watch the sunset from Mandalay Hill, Myanmar
  • Marvel at Mount Fuji, Japan
  • Cruise in Halong Bay, Vietnam

Central America & Caribbean Bucket List

  • Go rainforest hiking & spot sloths in Costa Rica
  • See Fidel Castro’s grave in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
  • Watch the planes fly over Maho Beach, St Maarten
  • Wander through The Baths of Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands
  • See a genuine Cuban cigar being made in Pinar del Rio Province, Cuba
  • Explore the Pekelmeer salt flats of Bonaire
  • Watch ships pass through the Panama Canal, Panama
  • Dive in the Great Blue Hole, Belize
  • Walk through the tropical plants of the Carambola Gardens, Honduras
  • Experience carnival in Trinidad
  • Swim with sea turtles at the Alice in Wonderland Reef, Curacao
  • Float along the Martha Brae River, Jamaica
  • Explore the colourful streets of Antigua, Guatemala
  • Step back in time in Old Havana, Cuba
  • Swim with the pigs in the Bahamas
  • Explore Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica
  • See the geothermal steam and mud boils at the Sulphur Springs Park, St Lucia
  • Hike the El Yunque rainforest, Puerto Rico
  • Swim in Trafalgar Falls, Dominica
  • Explore the barrier reef in Belize

Europe Bucket List

  • Watch the Northern Lights in Iceland or Norway
  • Ride a tram around Alfama, Portugal
  • Wander through Gamla Stan, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Explore the Swiss Alps, Switzerland
  • Explore the colourful houses of Nyhavn, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Watch the sunrise at Charles Bridge, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Visit the Christmas Markets of Germany
  • Take a canal tour in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Stop & stare at Saint Basil’s Cathedral, Moscow, Russia
  • Wander through the streets of Dubrovnik, Croatia
  • Explore the picturesque town of Hallstatt, Austria
  • See the Blagaj Tekke in Bosnia & Herzegovina
  • Go island hopping in Greece
  • Explore the tulip fields of the Netherlands
  • Listen to fado in Lisbon, Portugal
  • Eat macarons at Laduree in Paris, France
  • Explore Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
  • See a show in the West End, London, England
  • Devour pastel del nata at Pasteis de Belem, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Fall in love with Positano, Italy
  • Marvel at Gaudi’s masterpieces in Barcelona, Spain
  • See all the ancient sites of Athens, Greece
  • Go island hopping in Croatia
  • Bathe in the thermal baths of Budapest, Hungary
  • Wander around the canals of Ghent, Belgium
  • Explore the stunning town of Annecy, France
  • See the beautiful coastal town of Flam, Norway
  • Visit the Peter & Paul Fortress, St Petersburg, Russia
  • Walk along the East Side Gallery, Berlin, Germany
  • Stroll through Vondelpark, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Explore the castles of Wales
  • Bike ride along the Seine in Paris, France
  • Visit Snowdonia National Park, Wales
  • Swim in the Blue Lagoon, Iceland

Middle East Bucket List

  • Watch the whirling dervishes in Istanbul, Turkey
  • Explore the city of Beirut, Lebanon
  • Visit Petra, Jordan
  • Float in the Dead Sea, Israel
  • Wander around the Sultan Ahmed Mosque (Blue Mosque) in Istanbul, Turkey
  • See the Roman ruins in Baalbek, Lebanon
  • Explore the Arabian Peninsula
  • Visit the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, Turkey
  • Watch the hot air balloons at Cappadocia, Turkey

North America Bucket List

  • Watch the sunrise and sunset in the Rivieria Maya, Mexico
  • Go exploring in Yosemite National Park, USA
  • See polar bears in northern Canada
  • Explore the ancient Mayan sites of Mexico
  • Be a tourist x1 000 000 in New York City, USA
  • Eat poutine in Quebec, Canada
  • Walk through the Mendenhall Ice Caves in Alaska, USA
  • Ride on the Chihuahua-Pacific Express (El Chepe), Mexico
  • See alligators up close in the Everglades of Florida, USA
  • Explore the rainforests and beaches of Hawaii, USA
  • Visit Banff National Park, Canada
  • Sample genuine mezcal in Oaxaca, Mexico
  • Hike from Sunshine to Mt Assiniboine, Canada
  • See Horseshoe Bend, USA
  • Walk over the Capilano Suspension Bridge in Vancouver, Canada
  • Wander through Antelope Canyon, Arizona, USA
  • Take a boat ride through the Sumidero Canyon, Mexico
  • Walk the Kalalau Trail in Hawaii, USA
  • Swim in a cenote near Tulum, Mexico

Oceania Bucket List

  • See a quokka on Rottnest Island, Western Australia
  • Go swimming at the Great Barrier Reef, Australia
  • Camp out at Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Chill out at the Whitsundays, Australia
  • Go island hopping in Tahiti
  • Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Australia
  • Wander through the street art covered laneways of Melbourne, Australia
  • Sleep in a over-water bungalow in Bora Bora
  • Find paradise at Fraser Island, Australia
  • Hike the Bibbulman Track near Perth, Australia
  • Visit the Kakadu National Park in the Northern Territory, Australia
  • Swim in the hidden waterfalls of Vanuatu
  • Drive along the Great Ocean Road, Australia
  • Explore the Bridestowe Lavender Estate in Tasmania, Australia
  • Hike in the trails around Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Walk in the desert at the Pinnacles, Western Australia
  • Watch the sunrise in Milford Sound, New Zealand
  • Take a road trip on Great Ocean Road, Australia
  • Explore the Mornington Peninsula near Melbourne, Australia
  • Go snorkelling in Fiji
  • Swim with manta rays in Tahiti
  • Head to Norfolk Island, Australia
  • Go whale watching in Hervey Bay, Australia

South America Bucket List

  • Visit the Atacama Desert, Chile
  • Explore the streets of La Boca in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • See the Pueblito ruins in Tayrona National Park, Colombia
  • Cruise on a Reed Boat on Lake Titicaca, Peru
  • Marvel at Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • See the Uyuni salt flats of Bolivia
  • Hike to the Aconcagua Base Camp, Argentina
  • Explore the Islands of Salvation (Iles du Salut), French Guiana
  • Cruise through the Amazon
  • Marvel at the Iguazu Falls, Argentina/Brazil
  • See the penguins in the Falkland Islands
  • Explore La Paz, Bolivia
  • Visit the Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina
  • Hike the colourful Ausangate trek, Peru
  • Journey to the end of the world in Ushuaia, Argentina
  • Trek the “W” route of the Torres del Paine National Park, Chile
  • Explore the white sand beaches of Los Roques, Venezuela
  • See the Casapueblo museum in Punta Ballena, Uruguay
  • Trek in Patagonia, Argentina/Chile
  • Climb the Inca Trail up to Machu Picchu, Peru
  • Watch the Angel Falls in Venezuela
  • See the Marble Caves in Chile
  • Cruise down to Antartica
  • Explore the natural wonderland of the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
  • Visit Rio de Janeiro during Carnival, Brazil
  • See the formations at Easter Island, Chile
  • Explore the city of Cartagena, Colombia

IMAGE CREDITS

There are 3 regions I’m yet to visit, and so have no photos from! Credits for the background images used at the top of this page are listed below. The only changes made to the images is the layering of text on top.

Africa Sunrise – Diana Robinson, taken from Flickr

Man & Camel in Petra, Jordan – Charles Pieters, taken from Flickr

Iguaca Waterfalls, Brazil – Sandee Pachetan, taken from Flickr