The 100 Bucket List

This is something new I want to try. Obviously the list is still a work in progress.

These are all things I hope to accomplish in my life that are somehow travel related. I plan to write a post about each one as I accomplish them.


  1. Make it to all 48 contiguous states
  2. Alaska
  3. Go to 6 continents (not including Antarctica)
  4. Antarctica
  5. See the Pyramids
  6. Taj Mahal
  7. Visit my best friend in the UK
  8. Jeju Island
  9. Grand Canyon

Fun Ideas:

  1. Let my followers pick my destination
  2. Go to a night market

Learning/Work Goals:

  1. Pass the Chinese TOCFL B2 test
  2. Pass the Chinese TOCFL C1 test
  3. Get a nonteaching job abroad
  4. Live in the same country for more than 2 years
  5. Finish reading my first novel in Chinese


  1. Sail Boat
  2. Scuba Diving (again)
  3. See the Northern Lights
  4. Hot Air Balloon
  5. Go up in the Taipei 101 building
  6. Take an “unplugged” vacation
  7. Go zip lining
  8. Take a Chinese calligraphy class
  9. Go camping (again)
  10. Swim in the dead sea


  1. Go back to Malta
  2. Redo the Iceland trip with a drivers license
  3. Visit Korea not during COVID
  4. Make it to Bulgaria since my passport got stolen before the first time I tried to go