If you don’t have a travel bucket list already, it’s about time you start one! This is an amazing way of keeping track of all the beautiful travel locations you want to visit and it motivates you to save up for your trips. Your travel bucket list may be in the form of a journal, a folder on your computer or your browser bookmarks. Find what works for you and stick with it. Alternatively, you can always use this article for reference.
1. Snorkel at the Great Barrier Reef
We have written about snorkeling before and for a good reason. It is one of the most unique experiences you can have, especially when done at the biggest coral reef in the world!
2. See Northern Lights in these locations
The beauty of northern lights is impossible to describe. There is something simply magical about them. What are you waiting for? Book your viewing trip!
3. Swim with whale sharks in Mexico
These gentle giants are anything but scary. Admire their unique aura as you float among them in the warm Mexican waters. You’ll get to experience them in their natural habitat as you dive at a safe distance. The best place to see them is at Isla Holbox, which is only a 25-minute boat ride away from the mainland.
4. Visit Antarctica
If you want to experience completely untouched nature once in your life, this is the place to go. But beware, it is a costly and somewhat dangerous adventure.
5. See the hot air balloons at Cappadocia, Turkey
And take a hot air balloon ride while you’re there, too! The giant hot air balloons in conjunction with the beautiful natural structures is simply breathtaking.
6. See sparkling waters in the Maldives
It is hard to believe that the picture above is not photoshopped, but it’s true. The bioluminescent plankton is responsible for this magical sight, as it lights up when agitated or touched.
7. Hike in Patagonia, Chile/Argentina
Check out our South America bucket list for more tips on this region. You won’t regret it!
8. Swim with cute pigs in the Bahamas
You can swim with local pigs at Pig Island in the Bahamas! They are wild but very docile, so make sure to be respectful of the local fauna while you’re there.
9. Hike the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu, Peru
There are not many places in the world as mystical as Machu Picchu. Hike the Inca Trail and get rewarded with the most stunning views at the top!
10. Fly a microlight at Victoria Falls, Zambia
See the largest waterfall in the world and fly over it with a microlight – the go-kart version of a plane!
11. See the pyramids of Giza
Make sure to read up on the fascinating history of this place and its surrounding landmarks, too.
12. See dragons at Komodo Island, Indonesia
There’s more to Indonesia than just Bali (even though that is beautiful too). Komodo Island is als one of the seven wonders of nature due to its housing of komodo dragons.
13. Experience the Uyuni Salt Flats, Bolivia
This view is sure take your breath away! Combine your trip with a stay in San Pedro de Atacama, Chile for an unforgettable holiday.
14. See the Taj Mahal, India
Even better yet, see the sunrise at the Taj Mahal!
15. Experience the Amazonian Jungle at Iguazu Falls, Brazil/Argentina
Iguazu Falls is one of the world’s most famous waterfalls and it is located between Brazil and Argentina. Locals fight over whether it is better to see them from the Brazilian or the Argentinian side. Why not go and decide for yourself?
16. Relax in Santorini, Greece
Have your most relaxing holiday yet as you explore this beautiful island.
17. Admire the fauna in the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
The Galapagos Islands are considered one of the best places in the world for wildlife-viewing due to its biodiversity.
18. See a Robot show in Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo is a city that you should experience once in your life. While you’re there, go to the Robot Restaurant for a strange show you will never forget!
19. Chase waterfalls in Iceland
Iceland’s natural beauty is unrivalled. Go off the beaten path for an amazing hiking adventure.
20. Visit the Bionic Garden in Singapore
Yes we said bionic! The trees are located at East Bay and are completely solar-powered. You will feel like you are in the movie Avatar while you’re there, we guarantee.
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