Tag Archives: bucket list

Walking the Epic Monaco Formula 1 Grand Prix Racetrack

Witnessing firsthand the madness that is the Monaco Formula 1 Grand Prix is a Bucket List item I’m still yet to achieve. (Although I shouldn’t complain too much, since for the last four years I’ve spent the same weekend at … Continue reading

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Oktoberfest in Munich is Family Friendly!

Attending Oktoberfest in Munich is a prominent feature on a lot of Bucket Lists. Yet I wonder, how many people realise what Oktoberfest is really all about? Like Oktoberfest itself, this post is not all about beer or drinking! The … Continue reading

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Zipping Around The World

The first time I went ziplining was with Ziptrek Tours in Whistler, British Columbia, in 2008. It was a spontaneous decision, and one I wasn’t completely sure about! I have to admit to feeling a little nervous as we headed … Continue reading

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Who Needs Aeroplanes?

What did you do this weekend? I spent Saturday afternoon sailing sedately around Toronto’s Harbour and Islands. Then yesterday, everything went a bit crazy! If you’ve read my first book, The Great Migration, you’ll know I was a little anxious … Continue reading

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The Colosseum, Rome – Bucket List Destination #91

There’s not much I can say about Rome’s iconic Colosseum that hasn’t already been said hundreds of times over. The graceful, curving walls of this atmospheric amphitheatre have been filling visitors with awe for almost two thousand years. Thankfully, a … Continue reading

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Capitol Challenge

Last November I finally achieved one of my Bucket List goals… to visit, and geocache in, all 50 US states. Although I do say so myself, it was quite an achievement. Especially for someone who doesn’t live in the USA, … Continue reading

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Happy Earth Day!

It’s going to take me at least 7 ½ lifetimes to see and do everything I want to on this enormous, beautiful planet. My Bucket List includes every last bit of its incredible diversity. From mountains to deserts. From coral … Continue reading

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