Top 5 Travel Destinations to Add to Your Bucket List

The world is your oyster, and you are it’s shining pearl. There are so many fabulous places to see in this beautiful world, that it was nearly impossible for me to narrow down this list to just 5 places. But I am fortunate enough to have access to one of the world biggest bucket list sources of inspiration.

Ever wonder where people just have to see before they, you know, kick the bucket? Well wonder no more my friends. Because I’m here to share with you the top 5 travel spots that you just have to add to your Bucket List.

5 Most Popular Bucket List Destinations

1. France

Vive le France, or at least Paris. It seems the city of lights, and specifically the Eiffel Tower is at the top of the travel destination bucket list.


What to do in France:

Go to the top of the Eiffel Tower

– Walk over to Mont Saint-Michel

Eat a crepe in France

2. Italy 

Anyone who’s witnessed the beauty of Tuscany know just how appealing Italy is to the average tourist. So it is no surprise that cities such as Rome, Venice and Milan pop up on so many people’s Bucket Lists.

rome bucket list idea

What to do in Italy

See the Colosseum

Visit Cinque Terres 

Make a wish at the Fontana di Trevi

3. Bora Bora

So nice you say it twice, the beautiful island of French Polynesia is surrounded by crystal clear water, and pristine beaches.

bora bora

What to do in Bora Bora

Stay in a bungalow on the beach

Scuba dive with Manta Rays

4. UK 

Great Britain, oh she is go great. The history, the scenery, the people, the accents, all work together to make the United Kingdom an amazing place to visit. Tally ho, and check out some of the top things to do in her majesty’s kingdom.


What to do in the United Kingdome 

Visit a castle

Ride the London Eye

Go whisky tasting in Scotland

5. Egypt 

Finally, this (short) list wouldn’t be complete without one of the great wonders of the world, the pyramids of Egypt. It seems the bucket list community is as mystified as ever as how these great wonders came to be, but Egypt has a lot more bucket list worthy activities to offer.

pyramid of egypt

What to do in Egypt

– Visit the pyramids

The Egyprian Antiquities Museum

Ride a Camel

Feeling Inspired?


Sara Ruthnum

Sara is the marketing and community outreach coordinator for She is passionate about all things travel, culture and sports, and is excited to start knocking off some of her bucket list dreams in the near future. Connect with Sara by emailing or Check out Sara's bucket list here