What's on your bucket list? Do you want to learn a new language, see the Eiffel Tower or ride a horse on the beach in your lifetime? Bucket list items traditionally include places to travel and famous sights to see.
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While you’re browsing HomeExchange to help make your travel dreams a reality, here are a few travel destinations you just might want to add to your bucket list.Search for HomeExchanges
1.See the Pyramids of Giza and take a selfie with the Sphinx
Visit the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World and behold the magnificence of the pyramids, and even meet the Sphinx herself! Whether you choose to view Egypt from the back of a camel or through the lens of a camera, this is a trip not to be missed.
2. Walk (part of) the Great Wall of China
Though you may not see all 5,500 miles of the Great Wall of China in your lifetime, you can certainly walk a part of it, being a part of history while taking in some amazing views.
3. See a show at the Sydney Opera House
Tour the famous Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia and even treat yourself to a show: opera, ballet, or musical theater.
4. Take in the splendor of the Grand Canyon
Visit Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona for stunning views while hiking, camping, rafting or horseback riding.
5. Scuba dive in the Great Barrier Reef
Australia's Great Barrier Reef has tons of scuba diving opportunities for beginners and experienced divers alike. You will get a front row seat to the diverse wildlife that teems beneath the water's surface.
6. Visit Saint Basil's Cathedral and Red Square
Take a tour of Saint Basil's Cathedral in Moscow, Russia before exploring the rest of Red Square with remarkable architecture, museums, shopping, monuments and classic Russian food.
7. See Rio de Janeiro's famous "Christ the Redeemer" from the vantage point of hang glide
There are many opportunities to see "Christ the Redeemer" in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but few are more thrilling than taking it in from a hang glide. Not for the faint of heart, this aerial journey will provide the most thrilling views of the iconic statue and the beautiful city.
8. Enjoy authentic Italian pizza after touring the historic Roman Colosseum
Work up an appetite standing where gladiators stood and seeing where lions were kept in the ancient Roman Colosseum. Then, grab the most authentic slice of pizza you'll ever have and savor the memories of a day in Rome.
9. Spend a romantic evening beneath the Northern Lights in Iceland
Spend a night tenting in Reykjavik, Iceland, take a boat ride or a hike to marvel at the spectacular view of the Northern Lights.
10. Be a guest at a live taping of your favorite TV show in Hollywood
Whether you're a long-time fan of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Jimmy Kimmel Live, or even Jeopardy, have the once in a lifetime opportunity to see your favorite show taped live. Be part of a studio audience and maybe meet a celebrity guest before the show!