Bucket List

Travel

  • England
  • Scotland, Whiskey Tour and Golf Links
  • Ireland
  • Australia
  • Germany
  • New Zealand, Australia
  • Venice, Naples, Rome
  • Napa/Sonoma
  • Seattle
  • Niagra Falls (US and Canada)
  • Visit Europe around Christmas and travel down the Rhine river on a boat going through the shops/sites
  • Visit glacier national park
  • Attend Comic Con
  • Attend the Olympics
  • Attend the World Cup
  • Attend a Luau (not a tourest one, but a real one)
  • Drink Beer at Oktoberfest
  • Explore a Rain Forest
  • Aslaska cruise
  • Antarctica cruise
  • Take a cruise of the Norwegian Fjords
  • Sleep in an Ice Hotel
  • Take Jade to Sandfest (Port Aransas, Texas)
  • Europe River Cruise

Health

  • Re-establish and use home gym
  • Walk two miles a day three days a week for a month 12/10/2014
  • Hit 235 on the scale, and keep losing more! 08/12/2014
  • Hit 225 on the scale, and stay there!
  • Hit 215 on the scale, and stay there!
  • Hit 205 on the scale, and stay there!
  • Hit 195 on the scale, and stay there!

Activities

  • Zipline
  • Skydiving
  • Horse back riding on the beach
  • Rock climbing (think ropes, carbiners...)
  • Ski over 30 days in one season
  • Scuba diving
  • Helicopter skiing
  • Attempt to surf (not sure I can actually do it!)
  • Ballroom dancing (lessons, then get togethers) 23/10/2014
  • Swim with dolphins (again)
  • Multi-day horseback trail ride
  • Be a tourist in the town I live (hotel and everything)
  • Skinny Dip at the beach (again) without being embarrassment (e.g. get over yourself)
  • Walk on a nude beach without embarrassment (e.g. get over yourself)
  • Complete a mud run
  • Drive a race car (NASCAR)
  • Attend a Masquerade Ball
  • Rapell off a cliff
  • Bungee Jump off a brigde over water
  • Parasail
  • Spend the day at a spa
  • Ride in a Bobsleigh
  • Go on a hounted house tour under a new moon or full moon
  • Go to a karaoke bar and perform in public
  • Create your own personal recipe book
  • Get my motorcycle license
  • Go camping
  • Ski in every month of the year in a single year
  • Do a 365 day photo project with a friend

Flying Related

  • Fly a plane around South America
  • Fly a plane around the world
  • Seaplane rating, fly seaplane around Norway Fjords
  • Bush Flying in Alaska
  • Commercial License
  • CFI and CFII License
  • Helicopter license
  • Fly myself to every state and territory in the USA
  • Get my sail plane endorsement
  • Take an Acro course
  • Get type rated in a couple of warbirds

Education

  • Complete cooking classes
  • Complete sommelier courses
  • Firearms training and marksman classes
  • Become a professional student
  • Learn how to play the piano
  • Learn a martial art form
  • Relearn archery
  • Take fencing
  • Learn a foreign language well enough to travel in the home country
  • Learn to be a bartender and how to make a lot more then a martini.
  • Learn how to do more then draw stick figures

Festivals to attend

  • Mardi Gras (New Orleans)
  • Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta (New Mexico)
  • Battle of the Oranges (Northern Italy)
  • Carnival (Trinidad)
  • Carnival of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
  • Carnival of Venice (Italy)
  • Día de los Muertos (Mexico)
  • Holi Festival (India)
  • The running of the bulls (Pamplona, Spain)
  • Up Helly Aa Fire Festival (Scottland)
  • Oktoberfest (Munich, Germany)
  • Cooper Hill’s Cheese Rolling Festival (Gloucester, England)
  • Burning Man (Nevada)

Photography

  • Take a picture of the Milky Way
  • Take Photography classes
  • Watch a sunrise and sunset in the same day and take pictures to prove it
  • Do a 365 day photo project with a friend

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