I have kept an ever-growing mental wish list of places I’d like to see for the better part of my life. I’ve been lucky in that I have gotten the chance to visit (and in some cases live in) many of them – New York, Bhutan, Berlin, Cuba, London, Istanbul and Ireland.
Unfortunately the idea for this blog came relatively late, but that’s the good thing about wish lists – they continue to grow and just as some places are checked off, others get added. Since I started the blog, I’ve had the chance to check off a few more of the places on my on-going wish list and write about them here (Sarajevo, Barcelona, Budapest), but I also discovered some unexpected gems in places I had no previous interest in visiting whatsoever, like Slovenia and India. An unexpected delight was finding this photo from Nepal, taken years before I even conceived of The ground beneath my feet and yet fitting here so perfectly.
I have now converted my mental wish list into a written one and, as I continue with this blog, I hope that I can keep taking off and adding more cities and countries to the list.
Lisbon | Stockholm | Buenos Aires |
Sarajevo | Copenhagen | Rio de Janeiro | New Caledonia | Morocco | Vama Veche, Romania | Croatia: Dubrovnik and Zagreb? | Barcelona | New Orleans (as part of a road trip across the US) | Budapest | Edinburgh | Iran | Tokyo and Kyoto | Réunion Island
I’m also hoping to be able to go back to places I love but haven’t been back to since I started this blog, such as: