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Things to do before I die

In no particular order!!!

Visit Fingal Caves and see the puffins goddamit (long story)
Tour Blenheim Palace where Kenneth Brannagh's Hamlet was filmed
Smoke legal marijuana in Amsterdam 
Get arrested for public indecency before I'm 30 (so much for that).
Learn to make Crème brûlée
Go to the Hot Air Ballooning festival in Canberra to take photos
Swim in the limestone pools at Pummukale in Turkey 
Have a white Christmas somewhere... Canada?
Visit the tudor Hampton Court Palace built by Cardinal Wolsey in London 
Tour wineries in the Loire valley and eat lots of cheese
Wander through tulips at the Wynyard Tulip Festival in Tasmania
Help cook and be a part of a traditional Māori Hāngi in New Zealand
Go to Carnaval in Brazil to take photos.
Buy something from the gold shops on the Pont Vecchio in Florence
Have a turkish bath in Selçuk, Antalya and Istanbul :)
Go goth for a season and dye my hair black
Visit Mad King Ludwig II's Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria, Germany
Go hot air ballooning over Capadoccia
Take a boat trip through the glow worm caves in Waitomo, New Zealand
See the Malterer Hangings at the Augustinermuseum in Frieberg, Germany.
Tour the Ranger Uranium Mine in Kakadu National Park
Get my own website (kinda half there)
Have crazy cold sex in the snow
Fly into the inaccessible South West National Park in Tasmania
See Van Gogh's Starry Starry Night  at the MoMA in New York
Have a baby
Finish my medieval aumoniere embroidery project (finally)
Count the seats in the Ngatokimatawhaorua at Waitangi in New Zealand
Climb Ayers Rock (Uluru) in Central Australia 
Learn to enough German to buy alcohol and pork knuckles
Get ridiculously expensive tickets to see Pavarotti in concert
Take the cog railway up Jungraujoch in the Swiss Alps
Go diving in the South Pacific
Have dinner at Lee Ho Fooks in (Werewolves of) London
Visit the Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg to forget the Russian Ark
Skinny dip in the Pacific ocean 
Visit New Orleans for Mardi Gras and collect beads
Go to the Monaco Grand Prix  and drool over the cars in Monte Carlo
Return to the Vatican museum and try to find lion doorknocker earrings
Have a threesome or moresome 
Cruise the Inside Passage in Alaska
Study medieval history and/ or art history at university
Down tequilas in Tijuana with a tacky Mariachi band
Get a new tattoo in New York
Spend a weekend at the Georges V in Paris
See Joe Cocker in Concert
Buy an investment property
Visit an islamic country like scary Pakistan - shop for rugs
Go to an authentic Tapas bar in Spain (San Sebastian)
Learn to ride a motorbike and buy a bright red one
Get my portrait drawn at Montemarte behind Sacré-Cœur in Paris
Hire a pensione in Florence or Sorrento for a month
Chase squirrels in St James's Park in London
Marry a physiotherapist
Go sailing through the Greek Islands and pig out on local seafood
Find the perfect mushroom soup recipe
Visit the Gallipoli Peninsular and salute the ANZACS
Learn to cook GOOD Hollandaise sauce
Wander the Hall of Mirrors at the Château de Versaille in France
See Rammstein in concert somewhere in Europe
See the Cluny Tapestries at the Musee de Moyen Age in Paris
Get a brazilian wax (I don't get it)
Buy some THFM boots
Stargaze at Ormiston Pound in central Australia 

I originally wrote this list years ago... and every couple of years or so it gets added to .....  and so far... I'm not doing too bad...
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