A bucket list is a catalog of personal goals and first hand experiences that you are wanting to accomplish. While some people add adventurous activities to their bucket list, most people have a list of countries and cities they want to visit. With so many beautiful places in the world, it’s easy to dream up the top destinations you are wanting to explore. We narrowed our list down to our 5 top favorite destinations that everyone needs to experience at least once!
Italyhas everything a traveler could want — amazing architecture, sumptuous food, unique culture, breathtaking art, and scenic beauty. Sightseeing includes the Sistine Chapel, St Peter’s Basilica, and the Colosseum. Be sure to make a wish at the Trevi Fountain so you will one day return back to Rome.
Ireland is a country of castles, dramatic coastline and rolling landscapes that continues to treat travelers with its history and beauty. Dublin is famous for their writers and literature, and the Dublin Writers Museum is an essential visit for anyone who wants to discover, explore, or simply enjoy Dublin’s immense literary heritage. Witness some of Ireland’s most talented musicians at a local watering hole and make sure you treat yourself to fish and chips while in the city.
The epitome of beauty, class and elegance, England has the perfect blend of practically everything a traveler would like to enjoy when on vacation. Place like Big Ben, The London Eye, Tower of London, and Buckingham Palace are some of the most common and prominent places to visit. The city is home to Hyde Park and other beautiful green spaces plus, some of the best museums and art galleries. Put your taste buds to the test and dine on a proper full English breakfast!
Travelers are flocking to Cuba as travel restrictions on Americans loosen and U.S. airlines recently launched commercial flights. Escorted tours are the best way to experience the country since the Cuban government requires Americans to line up a schedule of educational activities that fulfills certain criteria. Once you arrive, your options are endless. A favorite timeless experience is hopping into the back seat of a classic vintage American car to explore the sights and sounds of Havana.
Thailand was the world’s top travel destination in 2016, and it’s easy to see why. Famous for its gorgeous beaches, rich culture, and delicious street food, this tourist magnet has so many wondrous experiences to offer. One of the most well-known attractions is the Grand Palace. This gold display of Thai craftsmanship is a must see for any visitor. Stop by Wat Pho to see the reclining Buddha and relax with a massage. For some fantastic views, climb a few flights of stairs to the top of Wat Arun.
A travel bucket list might just be one of the most important things you ever get down on paper because of how life-changing and life-affirming travel can be for anyone. Whatever you may have on your list, our experienced travel consultants can help check all the cities off your bucket list.
Have you been to all the cities on our bucket list? Comment below with the destinations that are on your bucket list.