My Bucket List

Big-Picture Adventures

  1. Visit all seven continents – North America, Asia (2011), Europe (2014)
  2. Visit all 50 states – 17 so far
  3. Go “around” the world/circumnavigatecompleted in 2014 with the Trans-Siberian Railroad
  4. Visit all of the Disneylands – visited 4 of 6 – DisneylandDisneyworld, Hong Kong Disneyland, Tokyo DisneySea

Experiences in Places

  1. Eat ramen in Japan
  2. Eat sushi in Japancompleted in 2013 with Sharon
  3. Visit Base Camp on Mount Everest
  4. Hike Mt Kilimanjaro, Mt Fuji, Mt McKinney
  5. Roadtrip across Canada, visit all 13 provinces
  6. Visit the North Pole
  7. Attend Buddhist service in Tibet
  8. Visit Angkor Wat in Cambodiacompleted in 2014
  9. Scuba dive the Great Barrier Reef in Australia
  10. Ride the Trans-Siberian Railroadcompleted in 2014
  11. Follow the Silk Road from start to finish
  12. Ride a double-decker bus in London, England
  13. Eat a croissant in France
  14. Watch the Olympics live
  15. See Machu Picchu, Peru
  16. See the Great Pyramids of Giza, Egypt
  17. See a Broadway musical on Broadwaycompleted 2014 with Aubrey
  18. Go to the Mall of Americacompleted 2013
  19. Have pizza, gelato, and wine in Venice, Italy
  20. Go to Carnival in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  21. Lose money in Las Vegas/Macaucompleted 2015 (Las Vegas) with my family, 2011 (Macau) with Zhengxue
  22. Kiss the Blarney Stone
  23. Eat Belgium chocolate in Belgium
  24. Eat Swiss chocolate in Switzerland
  25. Walk the Berlin Wall in Berlin, Germany
  26. Visit a site from the Holocaust in Germany
  27. Drink at Octoberfest in Germany
  28. Watch the Mass Games in North Korea
  29. Drink wine in Napa Valleycompleted 2016 with Mark
  30. See the Gobi Desertcompleted 2014
  31. See the Sahara Desert
  32. See the Amazon Rainforest

More Experiences

  1. Get a massage
  2. Get a boyfriend
  3. Wear a kimono, qipao, and hanbokhanbok in 2012?
  4. Go to a J-Pop concertaccidentally completed in 2015
  5. Go to a K-Pop concertcompleted in 2013 and again in 2015
  6. Go to a Chinese opera
  7. Go to an Italian opera
  8. Publish a book
  9. Get nail art
  10. Graduate with honors
  11. Live in a major citycompleted in 2011 (Hong Kong) and again in 2014 (New York City)
  12. Buy a many-piece suit set
  13. Long-term backpackingcompleted in 2014
  14. Solo travelcompleted in 2014
  15. Swim with a dolphin
  16. Swim with stingrays
  17. Have my portrait painted
  18. Go skinny-dipping
  19. Pull an all-nighter
  20. Be arrested
  21. Be a movie extra
  22. See the aurora borealis or aurora australis
  23. Join Habitat for Humanity
  24. Hike a glacier
  25. Teach English abroad
  26. Work abroad

Skills

  1. Learn to snorkel
  2. Learn to scuba
  3. Learn to ballroom dance
  4. Learn to hang-glide
  5. Learn to sing
  6. Learn to surf
  7. Appreciate jazz music
  8. Photography
  9. Yoga
  10. Memorize a full poem
  11. Mixology

Foods

  1. Be less picky
  2. Attend culinary school

Languages

  1. Become fluent (again?) in Spanish
  2. Become fluent in Mandarin
  3. Learn a 4th language
  4. Learn a 5th language
  5. Etc.