Monday, May 21, 2007

50 things to do before I die

In case you were wondering about that list of mine, here are the things I plan on accomplishing before I die:

  1. Go skydiving. (Completed 2006)
  2. Run a marathon. (Completed 2005)
  3. Live in a foreign country for a year. (Completed 1999)
  4. Attend Oktoberfest. (Completed 1998)
  5. Get a tatoo. (Completed 2007)
  6. Drive across America.
  7. Visit a nudist colony.
  8. Participate in the Running of the Bulls in Pamplona, Spain.
  9. Set foot on all 7 continents.
  10. Set foot in all 50 states.
  11. See the northern lights.
  12. Be an extra in a Hollywood movie.
  13. Publish a piece of writing.
  14. Sell an original photograph.
  15. Participate in the Mongol Rally.
  16. Climb Mt. Kiliminjaro.
  17. Hike the Inca Trail.
  18. Meet the President.
  19. Be an audience member at Saturday Night Live.
  20. Join the traveler's century club.
  21. Complete a triathalon.
  22. Get married.
  23. Go bungee jumping.
  24. Get my pilot's license.
  25. Go heli-skiing.
  26. Go scuba-diving.
  27. Go hunting.
  28. Watch the ball drop in Times Square on new year's eve.
  29. Learn how to play the piano.
  30. Read the bible in its entirety.
  31. See a large-scale concert from the front row.
  32. Raise a significant amount of money for charity.
  33. Drink a Guinness in a pub in Ireland.
  34. Throw a dart at a map of the world and go wherever it lands.
  35. Perform a five minute standup routine at a comedy club.
  36. Brew my own beer.
  37. Eat at a five star restuarant.
  38. Spend a night at a five star hotel.
  39. Learn how to surf.
  40. Visit the pyramids of Egypt.
  41. Climb an active volcano.
  42. Join the mile high club.
  43. Achieve six-pack abs.
  44. Be a contestant on Jeopardy.
  45. Go whitewater rafting.
  46. Be a spectator at the Superbowl.
  47. Ride in a hot air balloon.
  48. Attend Burning Man.
  49. See the Great Wall of China.
  50. Three words: ménage à trois.


James said...

I am totally going to steal your list.

valerie said...

we share: 1,3,5,6,9,10,11,13,22,23,26,39,47, 49 and 50!

Ben said...

I'll go running the bulls with you.