#351: Have a Surgery – Tonsillectomy

LOCATION: Hampton, VA I know what you’re thinking. Why would have a surgery EVER be on someone’s bucket list? Just as I said when I got stitches and crossed it off, my list isn’t necessarily about doing things that make … Continue reading

#348: Swim in a Waterfall

LOCATION: Dunns River Falls, Ochos Rios, Jamaica Dunns River Falls is one of the top attractions in the Jamaican area and based on my experience there I would definitely say don’t miss out on this incredible trip. Dunns River Falls … Continue reading

#346: Visit Chichen Itza

  LOCATION: Yucatan, Mexico Chichen Itza is something I’ve been wanting to see for awhile now and did not get the chance to go in 2010 when I visited Cozumel. When it’s a 14 hour tour and 8 hours of … Continue reading

#344: Tour an Active Aircraft Carrier

LOCATION: CVN 71 Theodore Roosevelt. Norfolk, VA It’s not often you get to take a tour of an aircraft carrier that is still in use. I’ve been aboard the Midway in San Diego. Since it’s been turned into a museum, … Continue reading

#343: Go to the Eastern State Penitentiary

LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA The Eastern State Penitentiary is a prison located in Philadelphia. It was used from 1829 to 1971 and is known as the most famous and expensive prison in the world. Today, it is a crumbled home to … Continue reading

#337: Go to Antelope Canyon

LOCATION: Page, Arizona Way out in Page, Arizona there is a small crack in a rock wall that contains one of the most beautiful, and most visited slot canyons in the world. Antelope Canyon is located on Navajo land and … Continue reading

#336: Rappel from a Waterfall

LOCATION: Christopher Creek Canyon, Payson, Arizona   My trip with Becky to Puerto Rico was supposed to check off a waterfall rappel, however, due to extreme flooding, Puerto Rico was not the place for us to experience this activity. Luckily, … Continue reading

#334: Dive Silfra

LOCATION: Reykjavik, Iceland             Silfra is a dive location in Thingvellir National Park that is between the two continental plates of North America and Europe. The water is the clearest in the world since it is filtered through the lava … Continue reading

#333 Go to Iceland

LOCATION: Reykjavik, Iceland I’m notorious for finding a cheap flight and just going on a whim on my own vacation, so I was surprised that when I suggested the cheap flight from DC to Iceland that 8 of my close … Continue reading

#328: Go to Puerto Rico

LOCATION: San Juan, Puerto Rico Friday, December 13th: Puerto Rico was chosen by my friend, Becky, due to the fact she didn’t have a passport and this was American territory. Nice way of getting out of the country, without being … Continue reading

#327: Tour the Yuengling Brewery

                                                                  LOCATION: Yuengling Brewery. Pottsville, PA Today was a journey to the oldest brewery in the United States; Yuengling. I’ve been set on my goals to visit all the major breweries in the world, but had no idea just how … Continue reading

#326: Rappel from a Building

LOCATION: SunTrust building, Richmond VA I think my goal in life is to rappel from everything I can possibly rappel from. I certainly have wanted to rappel from a building for awhile. The Over the Edge Special Olympics charity has … Continue reading

#325: Take a Ghost Tour of the Old City Jail in Charleston

LOCATION: Charleston, SC When I went to Charleston a few months ago, the Old City Jail intrigued me with its dark gloom over the city. The jail was operational from 1802 until 1939 and is known to be haunted by … Continue reading

#322: Stand on a NFL Football Field

LOCATION: San Francisco 49ers Candlestick Park. San Francisco, California. This post is part of my San Diego/San Francisco trip series. This is the end of the series. I’ve seen many tours of stadiums online before, but never where you could … Continue reading

#321: Take a Night Tour of Alcatraz

LOCATION: Alcatraz Island. San Francisco, California. This post is part of my San Diego/San Francisco trip series. My first attempt to see Alcatraz was in 2011 on my last trip to San Francisco. After hearing wonderful things about the night … Continue reading

#318: Attend Comic-Con in Costume

LOCATION: Comic-Con International Convention Center. San Diego, California This post is part of my San Diego/San Francisco trip series. Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve always loved superheroes. My Dad is definitely a big contributor to my fan-hood since he’s … Continue reading

#317: Snorkel in La Jolla Cove

LOCATION: La Jolla, California This post is part of my San Diego/San Francisco trip series. La Jolla Cove is a beach in La Jolla, San Diego. It is pretty small for the area, but is known as the “jewel” of … Continue reading

#314: Go Ghost Hunting

LOCATION: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania This post is part of my Gettysburg Trip Series. Do I believe in Ghosts? Yes and no. I think there are way too many encounter stories for something to not exist, but I haven’t had a true … Continue reading

#313: See a Civil War Reenactment

LOCATION: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania This post is part of my Gettysburg Trip Series. The Battle of Gettysburg was one of the largest in the Civil War. It was fought across vast amounts of fields in Pennsylvania and through towns. Being the … Continue reading

#312: Go to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

LOCATION: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania This post is part of my Gettysburg Trip Series. This is the beginning of the series. I’m not into history, so the thought of going to Gettysburg never really intrigued me. However, when Troy and my Dad … Continue reading