Travel Wish List

Travel Wish List

Join me as I swoon over each destination on my lunch break!

Cinque Terre, Italy

Cinque Terre 2012 32

Paris, France

crossed this off my list in May 2009!
…and it was glorious.  We climbed up both the Eiffel Tower and the Notre Dame, and ate as much as we could.

The Maldives

Pure relaxation.  Need some of that in my life.

Sydney, Australia

Sydney Opera House
I want to walk across the Sydney Harbour Bridge just to prove to myself that I’m not chicken.

New Zealand

New Zealand wonderland
I mean just look at that!  How could you not want to go there!

The Thai Islands

Phuket - Long Tail Boat
Again, some much needed beach time.

Swiss Alps

Swiss Alps (Explored)
Maybe I’ll finally force myself to ski here… it would be a crime not to.

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Bora Bora
Over-water bungalow? YES please!

Hawaii, USA

Crossed this off my list in July 2013
Lahaina, Maui

Alaska, USA

Mountain - Alaska's Denali
Because I’ve always wanted to touch an iceberg

Utah, USA

Horses & Hoodoos
I want to some time in Bryce Canyon National Park and play in the “hoodoos”.

Bali, Indonesia

C’mon, we all need some relaxation time.

Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong
and while I’m there, I’ll make a little stop at the Great Wall…

London, England

crossed this off my list in May 2009!

London Eye view
…and I was kind of disappointed.  Maybe because it rained the entire time I was there.  And this girl does not like the rain, not one little bit.


Emperor Penguins
I mean just look at those cuties!  I want to just kiss them!

South Africa

South Africa. Safari

I would absolutely love the see the big 5 in their natural environments on a safari.  And see the Cape- heard it’s absolutely breathtaking.

Grand Canyon, Arizona

Grand Canyon
Had the opportunity to see the canyon on my way to Vegas, but didn’t.  For some reason I will never know.

Great Barrier Reef, Australia

The Great Barrier Reef
After my scuba diving experience in Santorini, I would love to do it again in the GBR, one of the best diving spots in the world!  I mean just look at those colors!
To die for!


Taj Mahal, Agra, India

My list wouldn’t be complete without the Taj Mahal.  Enough Said.

Las Vegas, Nevada

crossed this off my list in July 2009!

Las Vegas!
…and my husband fell in love.  Guess we’ll be back soon.  Indoor sky diving and a helicopter ride next time!

Tulum, Mexico

Tulum: City of Dawn

Machu Picchu, Peru

Machu Picchu



Niagara Falls, Ontario

crossed this off my list while studying at the University of Buffalo numerous times (2005-2008)
Niagara Falls


camels resting by the giza pyramids, egypt [_MG_3854]
Pyramids.  There you go.

Venice, Italy

Because that gondola ride in Vegas just isn’t cutting it anymore…

Great Wall of China

Great Wall of China
I want to walk the entire thing.  Probably should do some research and find out if that’s even possible.


Crater Lake 4

Would love to visit the artsy town of Portland and then explore around Crater Lake


Iguacu Falls (Brazil side), at sunset.
Look at those Iguazu Falls.  Simply breathtaking.  And Rio, I want to go there too.

Dead Sea, Israel

crossed this off my list in July 2011!

The Dead Sea, Israel
… and I enjoyed every second floating in the salt-infested waters.

Santorini, Greece

crossed this off my list in June 2012!

Blue Dome Church - Santorini, Greece
Quite possibly the most beautiful place I have ever been to.  Tourists and all.

Costa Rica

Agalychnis callidryas - Rainette aux yeux rouges - Red-eyed tree frog -  FEV 07
I want to cuddle with sloths and zip line in the forest.

Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

Do I really need to explain myself?  That’s just silly.  Blue footed boobies!!!

Easter Island, Chile

Easter Island - Chile Holiday Tours - South America Tourism
I want to play with all the Moi around the island and take silly pictures with them. Don’t judge, you would too.

Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights)

Northern Lights
I will see them someday, whether it be in Iceland or Alaska, I don’t care.

Amazon Rain Forest

Cuyabeno River, Amazon Rain Forest


Madagascar : baobabs alley #1
With it’s super cool trees and vast animals, who wouldn’t want to go here?


Another place for total relaxation away from it all.
We all need that every once in a while.

Seychelles, Islands

Have you figured out I like cool rock formations yet?

Pamukkale, Turkey

Pamukkale blues


I want to explore the Patagonia area.  Plus, I’ve never been to South America.

Gerome, Turkey

Hot Air Balloons in Cappadocia Turkey
Who wouldn’t want to stay in a fairy chimney and take a hot air balloon ride over them?  I do, I do!
What’s on your Life List? 
 Any awesome places I’m missing?!?!