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Unread 12-02-2011, 05:45 PM
 
Location: Up above the world so high!
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Default What's on your travel bucket list?

Thought this would be fun!

Share your list

Here are a few places still on mine:


Machu-Picchu
http://www.peru-machu-picchu.com/

Hiking in the Wicklow Mountains of Ireland
Wicklow Mountains National Park (http://www.visitwicklow.ie/attractions/wicklow_mountains_national_park.htm - broken link)

Banff National Park Canada and Lake Louise
Banff, Alberta, Canada - Official Website of the Town of Banff, Alberta

lake louise canada - Google Search

Monticello Virginia
Thomas Jefferson

Crater Lake Oregon
crater lake oregon - Google Search

The Cotswolds of England
Welcome to the official web site of the cotswolds

The Swiss Alps in the Spring
Swiss Alps Travel Guide, Switzerland, Swiss Alps City Guide, Swiss Alps holiday

Driving the Pacific Coast Hwy California
Pacific Coast Highway - Route 1 - California - Reviews of Pacific Coast Highway - Route 1 - TripAdvisor
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Unread 12-02-2011, 09:03 PM
 
Location: God's Gift to Mankind for flying anything
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One more time to go *home*, where I grew up (Western Europe).
Haven't been back for almost 20 years ...

Since it was mentioned as a *bucket list*,
I mean before I kick the bucket ...

Except for Machu-Picchu, and Monticello, I have been to the places mentioned by the OP.
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Unread 12-02-2011, 09:16 PM
 
Location: Victoria TX
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I'd like to go and see what Somalia is REALLY like. I don't trust the news media to paint that picture for me.

Last edited by jtur88; 12-02-2011 at 10:18 PM..
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Unread 12-02-2011, 09:53 PM
 
Location: North Central Illinois
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New York City. France, England, Ireland, Scotland, All of Italy, Germany and Australia. One day I will get to these places.
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Unread 12-02-2011, 10:40 PM
 
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Phillipines
Cambodia
Laos
Vietnam
Japan
Chile
More of Brazil
Russia and the Ukraine
Madagascar
India
Nepal
China
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Unread 12-02-2011, 11:05 PM
 
Location: Up above the world so high!
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One more time to go *home*, where I grew up (Western Europe).
Haven't been back for almost 20 years ...

Since it was mentioned as a *bucket list*,
I mean before I kick the bucket ...

Except for Machu-Picchu, and Monticello, I have been to the places mentioned by the OP.
It's awesome that you've been so many amazing places!

Of the things on my list that you have done, which was your favorite?

(and you got it right about kicking the bucket - these are all places I want to see before I die )
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Unread 12-02-2011, 11:09 PM
 
Location: Up above the world so high!
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Phillipines
Cambodia
Laos
Vietnam
Japan
Chile
More of Brazil
Russia and the Ukraine
Madagascar
India
Nepal
China

On your list Nepal is the only one that interests me I'm afraid!

Though there is a really cool indoor water park I'd love to see in China - The Water Cube:

Beijing's Water Cube now has slides, rides, a wave pool and spa | CNNGo.com
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Unread 12-03-2011, 04:58 AM
 
Location: Oxford, England
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Japan ( the traditional and historic side of it, no interest in modern Japan , my idea of hell) , staying in traditional Riokans and eating at the best Japanese restaurants in the country as well as everyday eateries.

Bhutan

Australia ( Tasmania and West Coast mostly)

"The Spirit Bear" Rainforest and North Coast of BC , sailing along the coast and in and out of the inlets and rivers too. Also all the coastal Islands.

Sailing to the Faroe Islands


Going back to the Galapagos ( sailing again)


Sailing around the Islands of Scotland, and hugging the coast ( some of the most beautiful scenery in the world IMO)


Going back to Mongolia

Going back to Chile and Patagonia

Sailing around the world , hugging all the coastlines as much as possible
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Unread 12-03-2011, 05:50 AM
 
Location: Bangor Maine
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I guess my short list is modest compared with other travelers here.

Yellowstone National Park
Monterey, CA and the Napa Valley
Some island in the Caribbean

Plans for one of these will be made this winter.
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Unread 12-03-2011, 06:00 AM
 
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Japan
Germany
The Netherlands (ancestral homeland)
England and France via Chunnel
Israel
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