Below is a list of some activities, sights, and experiences that we would love to have. We have been lucky enough to scratch off some of them! Please comment or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org if there’s anything else we should add 🙂 It will forever grow!
Sleep in an overwater bungalow
Snowboard in the Alps
Gondola ride in Venice 5/30/14 – Nenad almost fell off the gondola because he opened up a bottle of Prosecco and the cork just missed his head. This was taken immediately after that!
Road trip down the Pacific Highway
Ride the London Eye
Visit St. Michel in France
Snowboard in Whistler, Canada 1/15/2016 – Amazing weekend and primo conditions.
Volcano board in Nicaragua
Scuba dive in a Mexican cenote 2/3/16 – Scuba diving is one thing, but diving in a natural sinkhole in the Yucatan is an experience in itself. If you are ever around the Yucatan and are a certified diver, check out a cenote dive to experience another world.
Ride a cable car in San Francisco
Longest zipline in Costa Rica
Drink champagne at The Plaza 12/30/14 – It was the perfect snowy day and we felt very posh sitting at the bar, ordering ridiculously overpriced champagne. The people watching was amazing and the bartenders had some great stories.
Snorkel with sea turtles 11/23/15 – It was so incredible to see these beautiful animals up close in their natural habitat, there were so many of them!
See the Northern Lights Mar 2016 – What an incredible experience. We have never been so in awe of nature! The Aurora Borealis is a natural phenomenon that you have to see to believe!
Fly over or dive the Blue Hole in Belize
Go dog sledding Mar 2016 – This was so much fun! We each got to drive our own team of huskies. Such an exhilarating feeling. These dogs have so much energy! It’s actually much harder than it looks. Drink around the world at EPCOT during the Food and Wine Festival Oct 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 – We have done 5 years in a row now and recommend it to any alcohol aficionados or food enthusiasts or anyone just looking to have a fun day, not to mention the people watching (especially towards the end of the day) is superb. It’s an expensive day out but a total blast. Dress up and bring your best friends!
Swim with whale sharks
Skydive somewhere incredibly beautiful
Take a cooking class in France
Wine tasting tour in Tuscany
Hot air balloon ride in Turkey
Catch a sunset in Santorini
Take a dip in the Blue Lagoon
See a performance at the Sydney Opera House
See a play on Broadway together
See a musical in the West End, London
Visit Machu Picchu
Climb the Eiffel Tower 5/25/14 – It was pouring rain but we made it to the top anyways and it was perfectly deserted. Unfortunately we couldn’t get a good shot of this one, so we will just have to do it again!
Go to the Floating Lantern Festival in Thailand
Snorkel with orcas
Ski to the South Pole
Drive across the USA, Route 66
Walk the Great Wall in China
Cruise the Panama Canal
Take a transatlantic cruise
See the Pyramids
Visit the Taj Mahal
Live on a ranch for a month
Live at a yoga retreat for a month
Glacier hike in Patagonia
Visit the Acropolis – 5/5/16 – Such an amazing place. The Acropolis is a must see!
Take an overnight train
See a volcano erupting
Dance all night at a Full Moon Party in Thailand
Attend the Cannes Film Festival
Be a ski bum for a whole season
Hike to Everest Base Camp
Ride the Trans-Siberian Railroad all the way across
Hike the Inca Trail
Visit Chichen Itza 12/16/15 – Super touristy but we couldn’t miss it! The ball court and main castillo make this place truly a world wonder. Unforgettable!
Visit the Colosseum 5/13/14 – What an incredible but eerie place. It’s astonishing how this ancient building has survived. Walking around, you can almost feel the dark history in the walls…
See Christ the Redeemer in Rio
Run a marathon
Become fluent in another language
Paddle on the Amazon River
Go to the North Pole
Go on an African Safari
See Iguazu Falls
Spend the night in an igloo
See Victoria Falls
Hike the Grand Canyon
Go to Carnival in Rio
Cage dive with great white sharks
See a polar bear
Sleep in a castle
Hike Mt. Kilamanjaro
Climb Mont Blanc
Scuba dive with sharks! – 2/16/16 – There’s this amazing place in Belize called Shark Ray Alley and for good reason. Seeing these beautiful misunderstood animals up close was such a cool experience.
Go for a walk along Bioluminescent Bay in Puerto Rico
Take a helicopter ride somewhere beautiful
Pick lavender in Provence
Climb Mt. Olympus – 5/1/16 – We did it! It’s not hard to see why this place is known as the mountain of the gods.
Dive the Great Barrier Reef
Climb some Mayan pyramids 11/20/15 – We were lucky enough to climb several structures at different sites all over central America. After seeing Chichen Itza and Tulum, it added a whole new element being able to actually ascend to the top. This photo is taken from one of the tallest pyramids in Mayan history, Structure II at Calakmul measures approximately 55 meters tall.
Camp out on the beach
Champagne tour in France
Hike the Na Pali coast in Hawaii, stairs to heaven
Fly first class
Swim with dolphins in the wild
Run with the bulls in Pamplona
Go whale watching
Go to a Christmas tree farm
Take a river cruise
See the Russian Ballet in Moscow
Spend New Years in NYC 12/31/13 – Partying with some of our great friends (and unlimited drinks) at the Gansevoort rooftop was a great first experience together for New Years in the city.
Mardi Gras in New Orleans
See the cherry blossoms in Kyoto park Japan
Visit the Shire in New Zealand
Visit the Galapagos Islands
Visit Easter Island
Go to Robben Island
Spend fall in New England
Horse ride through the English countryside
Stay in a little cottage in the Cotswolds
Go to Angkor Watt
Watch the Great Migration in the Serengeti
Learn to tango in Buenos Aires
Ride the train through the Channel Tunnel May 2014 – After rushing to make our train at Kings Cross Station, Nenad got stopped at security because he forgot he had his pocket knife with him. We ended up having to send it on the next train to Paris because you aren’t allowed to even be on the same train as your “dangerous carry-ons”. 30 Euros and 3 hours later, we learned our lesson!
See Bagan, Myanmar
Go to the Roman Baths in Somerset
Visit Pisa and take a silly picture
Get snowed on in Central Park 12/28/14 – We always enjoy visiting Central Park each time we are in NYC. Walking in the park for a minute or two takes you away from the hustle and bustle. At first we thought it was rain, but we quickly noticed tiny little snowflakes on our gloves. Such a beautiful day…
Go to Hagia Sophia in Istanbul
Drive the Great Ocean Road in Australia
See the Waitmo Glow Worm Caves in New Zealand
Go to Land’s End, Cornwall 8/12/16
See Giant’s Causeway in Ireland
Cycle across the Golden Gate Bridge
Ride the coaster on Santa Monica Pier
Visit the Holy Land
Float in the Dead Sea
Travel the Silk Road
Sleep in a tree house
Gamble in Monaco
Go to the Kentucky Derby
Hug a sloth
Selfie with a koala bear
Snowboard Jackson Hole, WY
Sail/hike Milford Sound, New Zealand
Cruise the Yangtze River in China
Drive to Big Sur, CA
Surf in Indonesia
Kiss the Blarney Stone in Ireland
Visit the Sistine Chapel 5/26/14 – One word, WOW! You just have to see this place for yourself. No photos are allowed inside the actual chapel, but you will never forget the experience. We took a tour and highly recommend it, you get to skip the insane lines outside the Basilica and even visit areas that are off limits for general admission.
Go to the Berlin Wall
See Mount Fuji
Hiking at Yellowstone
Relax in Bora Bora
Visit the Seychelles
Bungee Bloukrans Bridge in South Africa (tallest in the world!)
Swim with pigs in the Bahamas
Go to the Door to Hell in Turkmenistan
Visit Burj Khalifa in Dubai
Explore Cinque Terre
Have a picnic in the garden at Versailles 8/19/16 – we went on a tour with Fat Tire Bike Co. and highly recommend it. It was pouring outside but that didn’t stop us from getting that wine and cheese!
Visit Bryce Canyon
Swim in the infinity pool at Marina Bay Resort, Singapore
Go to Tikal
Take a selfie with a lemur in Madagascar
St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland
Go to Glastonbury
Gorilla trek in Rwanda
Roadtrip through the Australian Outback
Get invited to Necker Island
Helicopter ride in NYC
Afternoon tea at the Ritz
Snowboard in Niseko, Japan
Relax in the Algarve, Portugal
Take a Chicago river cruise 11/1/15 – What a city Chicago is… Such great history, delicious food, friendly people and some truly remarkable modern architectural buildings. Trump tower dominates that river view (love him or hate him, it was impressive!) The river tour was great and a must do for anyone visiting Chicago.
Kitesurf in South Africa
See the Fjords in Norway Mar 2016 – Norway is seriously one of the most naturally gorgeous countries we have had the pleasure of seeing so far! The view of the fjords from our train window was absolutely breathtaking, but it was even better on horse back.
Go to a European Christmas Market
Go to Oktoberfest in Munich
Hike Table Mountain
Visit Stonehenge 5/20/14 – After our red eye flight into Heathrow, we drove straight over to Windsor Castle and then west to Stonehenge. It was a very long day but well worth it. We even managed to squeeze in a quick nap on the lawn before the rain started! Mind blowing to walk around and make up your own theories as to how it all happened…