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Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby ballu » Mon Sep 28, 2009 7:17 pm

For my own amusement, back in 2002 I started a "Top 10 Travel Wishlist"...it's just on a loose piece of paper that I tend to stumble upon while looking for something else about once a year. When I do, I update it because over time my interests change and sometimes I am fortunate enough to actually cross a few destinations off the list so...

What's your "Top 10 Travel Wishlist"?

Mine, for now...

1. Bolivia
2. Easter Island
3. India
4. Trans Mongolian Railroad
5. Antarctica
6. Torres Del Paine & Patagonia
7. Ghana, Benin & Togo
8. Fiji/Bora Bora (I really want just one night in one of those cabins on the crystal clear blue water)
9. Turkey
10. Iceland
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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby IncaTrail50 » Mon Sep 28, 2009 10:53 pm

Mine also change (ooooo especially since I've been able to cross some off :D ) but here goes as of today:

1. Everest Base Camp
2. Serengeti
3. Gorilla trek in Uganda/Rwanda
4. Angkor Wat
5. Antarctica
6. Ecuador jungle
7. Galapagos
8. Floe edge in Canada's arctic (saw the arctic this year but was too far inland to see polar bears, narwhales, or belugas)
9. Active volcano anywhere
10. Kilimanjaro summit

I have to hurry...at 52 I'm running out of time. Although, a bigger problem is that every time I cross one off I browse the forum here and find 6 more to add on...darn you all anyway!
I really must stop using the forum as the home page for my web browser! :lol:
If I don't see it I can't add it! :wink:
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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby desiree2 » Tue Sep 29, 2009 4:10 am

Mine, in no particular order:

1. Jordan
2. Egypt
3. Borneo
4. Turkey
5. Machu Picchu
6. Mexico
7. East and West Coast of Canada
8. Disneyland with my grandchildren (my daughter isn't even married yet so that's quite a few years away :) )
9. Galapagos
10. Ethiopia

I certainly won't die rich - except in experiences :D
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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby thecakeisalie » Tue Sep 29, 2009 9:00 am

Just 10? This changes daily, btw...

1. Antarctica
2. Patagonia
3. Southwest U.S. NPs (Utah, New Mexico, Arizona)
4. Banff
5. Egypt
6. New Zealand
7. Palau
8. South Africa and Namibia
9. Sipidan
10. Galapagos
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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby JaliscoJudy » Tue Sep 29, 2009 11:29 am

Proximity has a lot to do with my list these days. There are a lot of places within easy striking distance of Ecuador that I want to visit.

1. Galapagos
2. Inca Trail
3. Iguassu Falls
4. Madagascar
5. Lost World
6. Kenya/Tanzania
7. Bali
8. Egypt
9. Honduras
10. Colombia

I know what you mean about the ever-changing list, thecakeisalie. Mine changes every time I look
at someone's travel photos on this site! A recent post of pics of Bali put it on my most current list.
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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby Reditor » Wed Sep 30, 2009 12:26 pm

Hmmm. Hard to pick just 10, but here are some things on my list:

1 - Head to Far East Russia, exploring the taiga wilderness from Vladivostok.
2 - Drinking local beer in North Korea
3 - Camping and Hiking around Kauai and the Big Island, Hawaii
4 - Trek around and explore Borneo and Kalimantan
5 - Return to Madagascar to see remote parts of the north
6 - Eat puffins in the Faroe Islands
7 - Go all around Australia
8 - New Zealand north and south islands
9 - Mountain Gorilla Trekking
10 - Kilimanjaro by one of the longer, less popular routes
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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby jimshu » Wed Sep 30, 2009 3:24 pm

Our list we drew up 10 years has been completed.
But we now have a new list.
Scotland
Ethiopia
Egypt
Altai Republic/Sakha/Buryatia
Russia
Poland
South Africa...again
Morocco...again
Laos
Nepal
Iran
Yemen,and their isle of Socotra
ooops that's 12, but we dream a lot.
By the time we get anywhere near completing that list, we might just be so old we go join our friends on their Pacific cruises....and be bored silly!
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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby kris_nyc » Wed Sep 30, 2009 9:22 pm

Mine change all the time,, too, when I see photos, browse itineraries or go somewhere new...I never thought I would be interested in visiting Greenland until I went to Iceland and was blown away. In no particular order, because that would be impossible:

1. India
2. Botswana & Namibia
3. Indonesia & Bali
4. Vietnam
5. Antarctica & Patagonia
6. Jordan
7. Mongolia
8. Nepal
9. New Zealand
10. Greenland & the Arctic Circle

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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby nikimarcotte » Sat Oct 03, 2009 11:05 pm

well...i currently have a constantly evolving 12 year plan...but if i have to pick 10 here goes:
1.uganda...gorilla trek
2.kenya...big 5
3.madagascar...lemurs, pirates
4.india...tigers, taj mahal
5.ecuador...galapagos
6.peru..machu picchu
7.chile...easter island
8.tahiti
9.japan
10.seychelles
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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby DanielBMe » Thu Oct 22, 2009 9:22 am

Here's my top 12 in no particular order...couldn't get it down to 10

Bolivia
Peru – MP
Galapagos Islands
India
South Africa, Botswana & Namibia
Southeast Asia
Chile – Patagonia/Argentina
Italy
Antarctica
Uganda – Gorilla Trek
Japan
Egypt
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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby JacJacJackie » Sun Nov 01, 2009 6:11 pm

wow- totally inspiring lists- I'm blown away... some highlights recently were ticking off Outer Mongolia, Turkey, India & Tibet- do it do it do it- life changing (as I'm sure are 100,000 different destinations *grin*).... my new revised list (with some idealistic deadlines on them..hmmm..)

Marocco- portugal- fetes des bayonnes: june/july2010
Chile, easter island, patagonia, BsAs: Jan /Feb 2011
Silk Road Xian -Kashi on a hairy camel : sept/oct 2011
Trans Siberian Railway
Iceland & Greenland
Nepal's Himalayas (+ Bhutan or Ladahk this time)
Kenya/ Tanzania/Zanzibar + Volunteering
Southern India
The 'Stans
Syria/Jordan/Egypt/ Libya
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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby davidchatman » Wed Jun 06, 2012 2:39 am

Here is my list
India
France
New York
Italy
Rome
Miami
Orlando
England
Florida
California
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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby clairew85 » Wed Jun 06, 2012 8:04 am

Here's my list
1. Antarctica
2. Arctic
3. West Africa
4. West Canada
5. Mongolia
6. Russia
7. China
8. Mongolia
9. Madagascar
10. Galapagos

This is based on having removed India and Nepal as it is already booked for December.
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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby kateyb » Wed Jun 06, 2012 11:17 am

here is my list in no particular order:
1.West Africa
2.Rwanda/Uganda-gorillas
3.Egypt
4.India
5.Peru-MP and the Amazon
6.Trans Mongolian Railway
7.Jordan
8.New York City
9.Antartica
10.Guatamala
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Re: Top 10 Travel Wishlist

Postby georginal » Thu Jun 07, 2012 4:59 pm

Couldn't resist answering this one

the top 10
Turkey
Cuba
SE Asia
New York
Eastern Europe
Scandinavia
Southern Africa
Western Australia
Costa Rica
Canada - Banff & Jasper NP
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