To Do

Here is a list of things I would like to one day achieve, so that I can never call life boring.

  • Touch the Berlin Wall.
  • See Tiananmen Square.
  • Visit Alexandria with my mother.
  • Go to Crete. Hire a villa. Relax.
  • Visit every country in Europe. Photograph extensively.
  • Go to Mombasa. Do not look like too much of a tourist.
  • Walk the viking way in 10 days or less.
  • Visit America on the cheap.
  • Cycle the Rhine.
  • Set foot on the skeleton coast, Namibia.
  • Photograph every county in England.
  • Return to Inchmoan, Loch Lomond.
  • Befriend somebody who speaks absolutely no English.
  • Return to Ametlla de Mar and El Perello’, Spain. Feel nostalgic.
  • Find the geocache at coordinates N 45° 57.406 E 007° 40.881.
  • Go to New Zealand and track down John Etty. Pay him a visit.
  • Take a look around the Louvre Gallery. Refuse to queue for the Mona Lisa.
  • Travel up the west coast roads of Norway in a less than reliable car.
  • Live abroad at least once.
  • Visit Araouane, Mali. Return to civilization safely.
  • Participate in a classic car rally.
  • Spend a fortnight as a hermit. Think.
  • Tour the monuments of Rome.
  • Visit Ypres and the WWI memorials.
  • See the Vatican.
  • Go to London Zoo and see the penguins.
  • Bring somebody new to Normanby Hall for a picnic.
  • Find out what the strange lines in the field just south of Normanby Hall were.
  • Overwinter in Alaska.
  • Complete the Three Peaks challenge.
  • Return to Morocco. See new places and old ones.
  • Ride the Trans-Siberian Express across Asia.
  • Swim in waters that are more deep than is comfortable.
  • Visit Jerusalem.
  • Ride a dog sled.
  • Play chess on the pavement somewhere.
  • See Nepal.
  • Cross the Arctic Circle.
  • Go walking around Hudson Bay. Use a compass out of necessity.
  • Travel the great plains of Tibet.
  • Visit Vienna for the food.
  • Take a boat around Ha Long Bay, Vietnam.
  • Walk on the forest floor of a rainforest.
  • See the old Jewish Town of Prague.
  • Go to Mumbai, India.
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