Completed Bucket List

I’ve been lucky enough to tick off a number of my bucket list items…lucky in the sense that a number of places are now off limits for travellers.

New Zealand

Visited Middle Earth…my sister Lisa has written about Hobbiton for my blog

Visited Cathedral Cove on a summers day – read about our day trip here

Taken a ride of the Wellington Cable Car…read how to spend 24 hours in Wellington like a local

Syria

Slept inside roman ruins at Resafa…a once in a lifetime experience

Went shopping mad inside the souqs in Aleppo and Damascus

Egypt

Checking out those bad boys in Giza aka the pyramids (three times I’ve visited)my Cairo travel guide

Afternoon Tea at The Old Cataract Hotel in Aswan as the sun was setting…my review of the afternoon tea

Libya

Visited numerous roman ruins until I cried for mercy

Went underground at Ghadames

Spain

Wandering around Seville while eating oranges…read about my trip to Seville here

Enjoyed the worlds biggest food fight at La Tomatina

Portugal

Learnt about Port in Porto…you can read my Porto travel guide if you fancy

Scoffed Afternoon Tea at Reid’s Palace in Madiera, a favourite hotel of Winston Churchill

GreeceĀ 

Watched the Sunset in Santorini

Austria

Explored Vienna, a city that is all about the cake…my Vienna travel guide

Jumped on a Sound of Music Tour and sang along with all the Japanese tourists

Germany

Spent large at the Christmas Markets…I’m addicted to these markets & have visited more than once!

United Kingdom

Scoffed Afternoon Tea at Claridge’s Hotel – read my full gluten free review here

Scoffed Afternoon Tea at The Langham in London – read my full gluten free review here

Visited the Jane Austen Museum / House in Chawton

Ate a Cheddar Cheese sandwich in Cheddar

Ate a Bakewell Pudding in Bakewell – here’s my second trip to Bakewell

Ate Cromer crab in Cromer

Visited the Chelsea Garden Show in London

Enjoyed a spot of Afternoon Tea at Buckingham Palace at the Queen’s Garden Party

Sweden

Stayed at the famous Ice Hotel and tried (and failed) to see the Northern Lights

America

Ticked off all the touristy things in New York

I love red and I love bridges…yeap I’ve seen the Golden Gate Bridge

Watched a baseball game in America

Visited America during Fleet Week

Rode a tram in San Fran

Purchased a pair of Gap Jeans in San Fran

Visited the White House…shocked about how small it was!

Turkey

Visited Gallipoli

Took a hot air balloon ride over Goreme

Shopped till I drop in the Grand Bazaar

Monte Carlo

Helicopter ride to Monte Carlo from Nice…arrived in style!

Morocco

Stayed at La Mamounia…you can read my review here

Africa

Took a hot air balloon flight over the Serengeti

Enjoyed a helicopter flight over Victoria Falls

My Non-Travel Bucket List Items

Had a boogie while watching Tom Jones live…he’s amazing!

I will continue to update as I’ve ticked off a number of items on my bucket list!

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