How I Fell in Love with Colombia

On the 22nd November 2015 I first stepped foot in this new exciting, unforgettable country – Colombia. After being judged heavily and criticised for embarking on this trip, I forgot what everyone told me and fully embraced the country. It’s true you can never judge a book by it’s cover, you can also never judge a country by the media’s labels of it. I longed to discover more, was this country really how everyone perceived it or was the media’s impression just that an impression. ‘Only one who attempts the impossible, can achieve the impossible’ I like this quote, it shows that unless you try you will never know.

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My Travel Bucket List

People create bucket lists for their travel plans, places they want to visit, activities they want to do and countries they wish to visit. These lists help create ideas for places to travel next and help people plan trips. My bucket list is ever growing, I add to it all the time. The more you travel the more you realise you haven’t seen and the more you want to see. 

Here is my bucket list, some things I have completed and some things I have yet to compete;

  • Hike to Machu Picchu
  • Hike to ‘The Lost City’
  • Visit the Grand Canyon
  • Walk on the Great Wall of China
  • Visit every America States
  • Visit 25 America States
  • Work a winter season
  • Have a camp fire of the beach 
  • Road Trip around Europe
  • Learn to Surf
  • Work at a Summer Camp 
  • Walk across the Golden Gate Bridge
  • Snorkle in the Great Barrier Reef
  • Road Trip Across America
  • Bungee Jump
  • Sky Dive
  • Go White Water Rafting 
  • Swim with Dolphins
  • Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • NYE in Sydney 
  • NYE in New York
  • Visit Japan
  • Go to the Amazon Rainforest
  • Go to a desert
  • See the Northern Lights
  • Party in Vegas
  • Make a wish in the Trevi Fountain
  • See an active Volcano
  • Go to a festival
  • Swim with sharks
  • Go to Yacht Week
  • St Patricks Day in Ireland
  • Australia Day in Australia
  • 4th July in America
  • Learn a Language
  • Sail in the BVI
  • Teach English in another country 
  • Visit Medellin, Colombia
  • Visit San Andres and Providence
  • Visit the Bolivia Salt Flats
  • Visit the Bonneville Salt Flats
  • Go to Oktober Fest
  • Visit Quito
  • Visit Chile
  • Walk around Buenos Ayres

As you can see my list is very long and extensive, I have lots of travel dreams and desires. Bucket lists show and highlight your dreams and desires.