What’s on your boomer bucket list?
Do you keep a list of travel destinations that you’d like to experience? Everyone’s bucket list is unique. Our bucket list trips involve off-the-beaten path destinations, spectacular nature experiences, active travel fun, and festive celebrations. Let our articles inspire your next bucket list trip.
Taking an Arctic Cruise
Alan and I checked off a major bucket list trip with our Silversea Arctic cruise. Not only did we experience the ultimate in active travel, but we saw some amazing landscapes. Check out our time Exploring the Arctic to read all about our experience.
Cruising to Antarctica
We cruised on the 450-passenger Seabourn Quest through South American fjords to the tip of the continent and then across the Drake Passage to Antarctica and beyond, finally ending in Buenos Aires. Click on Cruising to Antarctica to read all about this amazing bucket list trip.
South African Safari, Trip of a Lifetime
Adventure, luxury, wildlife sightings, our South African safari had it all. Read our safari planning tips, first-hand luxury lodging reviews and wildlife photos to get you started on the road to your own South African safari. To begin your travel dreaming, click on South African Safari.
A Photographic Tour through the Galapagos Islands
The Galapagos Islands is a common listing on most travel bucket lists, but it’s most likely at the top if if you’re looking to see wildlife in their natural habitat. Take a look as we take you on a Photographic Tour through the Galapagos Islands.
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Known for its chaotic urban rhythms and exotic landscapes, India seems like a world unto itself. Take a look as we take you on an off-the-beaten tour of wonderful Delhi.
Bhutan Travel Tips
Travel to Bhutan has just recently opened to tourists and its already becoming a bucket list goal for many travelers. If you’re thinking about traveling to this enchanting country, click on Bhutan Travel Tips.
Drive the Alaska Highway!
You’ll find driving the Alaska Highway on many boomer bucket lists. Our four week adventure included driving scenic highways with a return ferry cruise on the Alaska Marine Highway. The adventure never ceased to surprise us with Alaska’s rich history, natural beauty and lots and lots of bears! Click on Tips for an Alaska Highway Road Trip to read more.
Silver Spirit Atlantic Crossing
Curious about crossing in the Atlantic on a cruise? Our days and nights onboard Silver Spirit were filled with gourmet cuisine, endless activities and quite a few unique off-boat excursions. To read more about our experiences, click on Silver Spirit Atlantic Crossing.
In Search of the Northern Lights
Traveling to see the Northern Lights is one adventure that is on a lot of people’s travel bucket lists, but it’s certainly not an easy trip. To read more about the experience, click on In Search of the Northern Lights.
Rhine River Christmas Market Cruise
A Rhine River Christmas Market Cruise has been on our bucket list for a long time. In December 2012, we cruised on AmaWaterways Amacello from Amsterdam to Basel with a land extension in Lucerne and Zurich. To read more, click on Rhine River Christmas Market Cruise.
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Italian Bucket List Trips
Thinking about adding an Italian road trip to your bucket list? We couldn’t recommend this beautiful country enough! Read about our experience by clicking on Italian Bucket List Trips.
Cuba Travel Tips
Ever since some travel restrictions have been lifted, the travel world has been chomping at the bit to get to Cuba. Click on Cuba Travel Tips to learn about the ins and outs of Cuba travel.
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Bucket List Travel Experiences
Does your bucket list include special adventures to try? To help you get off on the right foot with your planning, we’ve put together a few of our favorite experiences. Read more by clicking on Bucket List Travel Experiences.