We turned to social media to discover where people around the world want to travel to before they die. We looked at their #bucketlist #travel posts to determine where they long to go and also what big-dream places they are happily checking off their lists.
Here’s what we found. How does your travel bucket list compare?
Lisa Catara, a Los Angeles actress from Cleveland, can now check Indonesia off her travel bucket list. She posted this from Bali:
Angel Falls waterfall in Venezuela
Chelsea and Kinsey, two Gloucester ladies who shoot travel videos, dream of exploring Angel Falls, a waterfall in Venezuela.
Twitter user Karli Theresa tweeted this waterfall photo at the ladies.
The Gloucester ladies replied:
Celine from the Philippines really wants to go to Japan. She posted this on Instagram, writing, “Cherry Blossoms in Hokkaido, Japan. #someday #travel #bucketlist”
New York and Los Angeles
Zama Mabuza from South Africa yearns to spend a month in New York and a month in Los Angeles.
Musée d’Orsay in Paris
A San Francisco couple who left their jobs, sold their belongings, and rented out their apartment to travel around the world, tweeted this from France:
Helicopter tour of Himalayas and Mount Everest
A coffeeshop owner from Singapore took a helicopter tour of the Himalayas and Mount Everest, calling it a “#bucketlist #onceinalifetime” experience:
Melissani Cave in Greece
Anna Tillmann from Germany really wants to explore the Melissani Cave in Greece.
Robert from the UK is checking Portugal off his bucket list this month:
Christina Almeida from Canada is counting down the days until she goes to Ireland this month, a country on her list.
Crocosaurus Cove in Australia
And, finally, who doesn’t want to jump in the “Cage of Death” in Australia’s Crocosaurus Cove? C’mon, we know it’s on your list. This was posted on Twitter by Travel Experiences.
So where do you want to go?Kristi Palma can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow her on twitter @kristipalma.