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World vacation destinations that should be on everyone’s bucket list

Everyone should take time to explore the battlefields in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Everyone should take time to explore the battlefields in Gettysburg, PennsylvaniaPhoto by John Moore/Getty Images

Everyone has a list of dream vacation destinations that they would love to be able to experience at least once in their lifetime. Many of these “bucket list” vacations include exotic locations and places many of us will never visit during out lifetime. For more, their bucket list of vacations is just a dream list, but it does not have to be. Make time and plans to start checking off those vacation destinations from your bucket list now!

Here is a list of some of the most popular dream destinations that should be experienced at least once in a lifetime:

United States

  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • *Charleston, South Carolina
  • *Chicago, Illinois
  • Ellis Island, New Jersey
  • *Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
  • Glacier National Park, Montana
  • Grand Canyon, Arizona
  • Hawaii (all of it)
  • *Las Vegas, Nevada
  • *Miami, Florida
  • New Orleans, Louisiana
  • New York, New York
  • *Walt Disney World
  • *Washington, D.C.
  • Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
  • Yosemite National Park

Canada

  • Churchill, Manitoba
  • Montréal

The Caribbean and the Bahamas

  • British Virgin Islands
  • St. Bart’s
  • Turks and Caicos

Europe

  • Amsterdam
  • Athens
  • Berlin
  • Budapest
  • Florence
  • Galway
  • Iceland
  • London
  • Prague
  • Paris
  • Rome

Mexico and Central America

  • The Amazon
  • Buenos Aires
  • Easter Island
  • Machu Pichu
  • Mexico City
  • All of the Mayan sites
  • Rio de Janeiro

Australia, New Zealand, the South Pacific and Antarctica

  • Penguin rookeries in Antarctica
  • Fiji
  • Melbourne
  • Milford Sound
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Sydney

Asia

  • Bali
  • Beijing
  • Hong Kong
  • Kyoto
  • Sri Lanka
  • Tokyo

Africa and the Middle east

  • Cape Town
  • Dubai
  • Egypt
  • Fez, Morocco
  • Kenya
  • Serengeti

As you can see the list is near endless, but these are some of the top destinations that are on my personal vacation destination bucket list. What is on your list?

Happy traveling!!

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