Things to do before I die

This one is for the New Year.  It’s a reminder to seize the moments and not put things up. Many things on the list I have done already, many things I have yet to do. But it is my list.

  • Visit all continents
  • Bungee jump
  • Climb the Himalaya
  • Drive a Ferrari
  • Get married and feel deliriously happy
  • Give birth to a baby
  • Swim in a glowing ocean
  • Sleep under the stars on a sailing boat
  • Visit a monastery in Tibet
  • Renovate my own house (with the help of a handy man)
  • Spend my months’ salary in one day
  • Win the lottery and give half away to charity
  • Pay for someone’s flight ticket to come visit
  • Get drunk on the most expensive Champagne in the bar
  • Buy my own car
  • Harvest grape vines and drink the wine
  • Swim with dolphins
  • Dive with great white sharks
  • Dance salsa on Cuba
  • Compose a song
  • Sell an art piece
  • Hold a speech in front of hundreds of people
  • See the sun rise from a beautiful beach
  • See the Northern Lights
  • Sleep in -5 degrees in ICE HOTEL
  • Cruise through icebergs in Antarctica
  • See  the night sky through a telescope
  • Finish a marathon
  • Create my own website
  • Open a business
  • Have sex with a celebrity
  • See the sun rise from a hot air balloon
  • Experience weightlessness
  • Play a tune on a guitar
  • Make love in the moon light
  • Shower in a waterfall
  • Write a book
  • Fall deeply in love
  • Ride a camel in the desert
  • Work as a volunteer
  • Hike the Inca Trail and see Machu Picchu
  • Visit the Galapagos Islands
  • Dance until my top is wet from sweat
  • Serve drinks in a busy bar
  • Climb the 320 steps up St. Peters Basilica in Rome
  • Get a diving certificate
  • Sky dive
  • Parasail down Lion’s Head
  • Ride a gondola in Venice
  • River raft in Australia
  • Experience an active holiday in New Zeeland
  • Go to a huge sports game
  • Visit a huge music festival
  • Grow my own veggies
  • Dance the ugly dances all night
  • Milk a cow
  • Swim naked in a lake
  • Pick wild mushrooms and eat them butter fried on toast
  • Horseback ride on a beach
  • Cry from live music
  • See a solar eclipse, and moon
  • Make a sculpture in ice
  • See a concert in an old amphitheatre
  • Win 1st prize at a Tivoli
  • Backpack in East Asia
  • Fly an airplane and/ or helicopter
  • Wear a real Chanel dress
  • See the big 5 on Safari
  • Fall asleep to the sound of the savannah
  • Run naked on a beach
  • Learn how to surf
  • Be involved in a charity project
  • Manage my own project
  • Work with environmental issues
  • Change someone’s perspective on life
  • Bathe in a hot geyser in Iceland
  • Sing Karaoke in a fully packed bar
  • Kiss in the rain
  • Live in a Central African country
  • Make a piercing and/or tattoo
  • Fire a rifle or a pistol
  • Have my picture in a National newspaper
  • Ride a canoe in Canada
  • See the Grand Canyon
  • Visit Victoria Falls
  • Party with the Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Eat crayfish fresh from the sea
  • Visit the Amalfi Coast of Italy and Cinque Terre
  • See my children grow up to be amazing people
  • Attend the Olympics
  • Take a big risk
  • Travel on local buses in Africa
  • Save someone’s life
  • Get arrested
  • Produce a film
  • See all great wonders of the world
  • Grow a herb garden and blossoming fruit trees
  • Live on a farm
  • Own a boat and learn how to sail
  • Feel like I’m living my dream life, every day of my life