The idea became popular after a 2007 film about two terminally ill men who escape from a cancer ward and head off on a road trip with a wish list of to-dos before they die.
Among my friends it has become a tongue-in-cheek excuse for doing silly things they can’t justify any other way… like eating poutine, or watching a whole season of a TV series in one marathon session.
This infographic, more background here, outlines the dreams of a group polled in the UK last year. Just click on the image to enlarge it.
If I did have a bucket list, I would have to go back in time to a much younger, fitter, richer, and more adventurous self.
Since that can never be, I’ll participate vicariously… musing over websites like this one that specializes in hiking photography in western Canada. This looks so amazing, in every way I can imagine.
What’s on your “bucket list”?