Journey Bucket Record for 2022 

Goodbye, 2021. It’s been a wild trip! As we put one other yr behind us, it’s time to start out wanting ahead.

If there’s one factor I’ve realized over the previous couple of years it’s that you simply by no means know what the yr will deliver. That’s why today I’m extra targeted than ever on creating particular experiences relatively than simply ticking nations off my must-see record.

So, for 2022, let’s speak about experiences which you can have anytime, wherever. Whether or not it’s luxurious or price range in Bali or Boston, listed here are 12 epic experiences for the subsequent 12 months.

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Go on a Solo Journey

Happening a solo journey is one among my primary suggestions to ANYONE and despite the fact that I’ve completed it numerous occasions, it’s frequently on my yearly bucket record.

Make this the yr of YOU. Quite than specializing in what you need to change about your self within the new yr, let’s speak about what you’re going to embrace. Dig into the belongings you love and deal with your self.

Touring solo offers you the chance to dig deeper into locations and nerd out on the belongings you actually love.

I do know it’s intimidating to place your self on the market, and that’s what makes it so rewarding. Seize my pack of solo journey guides and get impressed. Whether or not you make the leap to cross the world solo or simply deal with your self to a elaborate dinner, that is your yr to get on the market.

Can’t determine the place to go? Listed below are the ten most secure locations for solo feminine vacationers & the perfect cities to journey alone!

Go on an RV Journey

Renting an RV was one other one among my 2021 highlights and it’s positively one in your bucket record. Popping popcorn and roasting s’mores in entrance of an Airstream was an ideal escape. Eradicating all of the distractions offers you time to attach and completely unwind.

It additionally opened my eyes to the superb choices on the market. 

If the previous couple of years have taught me something, it’s that you simply don’t should go far to have an journey! I’m primarily based in San Diego and California has so many cool campsites — however, to be completely trustworthy, it doesn’t matter the place you reside!

Getting out into the good outside and making reminiscences is what it’s all about. 🙂

Go on a Romantic Getaway

What’s higher than spending time with that particular somebody? Whereas it sounds cliche, it’s essential to get run away collectively each every so often. Jetting off on a whirlwind romantic getaway will breathe recent air into your relationship and your life.

Exploring essentially the most romantic motels on the planet, whether or not they’re in your individual hometown or throughout the globe, and luxuriating together with your fave individual on the planet is the last word deal with.

Not likely a bubble bathtub and champagne for 2 sort of gal? Get bodily! Go off the overwhelmed path. An adventurous couple’s escape will make your coronary heart skip a beat. Soar out of a aircraft collectively. Be taught in regards to the mating habits of penguins. Discover the wide-open world.

Bali Girls Trip

Go on a Women’ Journey

Carry the entire crew again collectively for a girlfriend getaway.

Glam it up in Vegas and dance till daybreak. Join together with your besties and your self on a wellness retreat (internet hosting a wellness retreat with your folks is simpler than you assume, by the best way).

It’s all too simple to get caught up in life and disconnect from your folks. Only a single evening away can change the whole lot. Whether or not it’s sweatpants and chick flicks or sequined minis and cocktails at dawn, it’s at all times price it.

Go on a Journey with Your Mother

Of all the biggest ladies on the planet, my mother is on the very high of my record — and yours most likely is simply too! So, why not deal with her? Plan a particular escape. Create reminiscences collectively.

Wander amongst the winery and style the most recent vintages. Deal with your self to foodie delights. Hike to the highest of the very best mountains. Take a look at my record of the Finest Motels for a Mom-Daughter Getaway in the US and create reminiscences that you simply’ll cherish for a lifetime.

Whilst you may journey the world, there are such a lot of unbelievable home experiences available. Listed below are the Prime Mom-Daughter Weekend Getaways in the US!

Lodge del Coronado in San Diego

Plan a Staycation in Your Metropolis

There has by no means been a greater time to grasp the artwork of the staycation. Discover your metropolis like a vacationer. Ebook a room on the nicest lodge on the town. Reside like a queen with out setting foot within the airport.

You don’t must cross the globe to have the journey of a lifetime. Wherever you reside, I wager there are unbelievable gems proper outdoors of your door that you simply fly by on daily basis.

Take the time to take a look at an area gallery. Hop on a vacationer bus. Hike by way of the forest. Do no matter it’s that you simply usually don’t do.

Seize your digital camera and my information to the proper staycation, and put together to interrupt out of your rut.

Camping in Big Sur, California

Hike By means of a State or Nationwide Park

As a lot as I really like jetting off to a far-flung spot, it’s not essentially the most sustainable passion. That’s why I’m ceaselessly trying to find methods to scale back my carbon footprint whereas feeding my wanderlust. One excellent answer I’ve discovered is state or nationwide parks.

Driving lower than an hour from house and getting misplaced within the towering bushes and rolling hills, I really feel one million miles from house.

Exploring the nationwide parks of California, mountain climbing the Mighty 5 of Utah, soaking in the fantastic thing about the Rocky Mountains, and the opposite unbelievable nationwide parks world wide, is actually a breath of the freshest air.

Go on a Wellness Retreat

Whereas I really like a continuous journey by way of the world’s biggest concrete jungles, generally it’s higher to go low-key.

From wellness hikes in Utah to relax retreats in Tulum, generally you simply want a little bit of downtime.

Cooking Class in Amman Jordan

Cook dinner a Dish from One other Nation

One of many highlights of each journey for me is the native meals! I relish the chance to eat my manner from the highest to the underside of any nation.

After we had been all caught house and getting busy within the kitchen, I labored on satisfying my cravings for flavors unknown.

As a loyal foodie, globetrotting by way of the kitchen was the subsequent logical step. In case you missed it, I’ve devoted an entire part of my weblog to my most cherished recipes from across the globe.

From France to the Philippines and past, you guys despatched me severely spectacular eats inspiration so as to add to the recipes I’ve been accumulating across the globe. Whether or not you select to take part in a cooking class or attempt a brand new recipe at house — I encourage you to attempt one thing new!

Make one, make ’em all, and you should definitely attempt one among my high picks: Georgian cheese and egg bread.

Discover a Flower Subject

Nothing melts stress away like taking the time to cease and odor the roses. From the French lavender fields to the Dutch tulips to the Arizona desert blooms, looking blossoms is one among life’s nice easy pleasures.

Soak in the fantastic thing about the world’s finest locations for flowers and respect the unbelievable pure wonders.

Raja Ampat, Indonesia

Go on a Crusing Journey/Be taught to Scuba Dive

A few of the finest locations on the planet are beneath sea stage. Why not expertise the fantastic thing about the deep blue past with an journey at sea?

Crusing by way of the Greek islands, taking a yacht by way of Sicily, or setting sail by way of the Virgin Islands is a dream tour.

Should you’re able to dig deeper, think about studying dive. Admittedly I used to be a bit nervous to make the leap myself but it surely’s been so price it. Getting my scuba diving certificates opened up an entire new world to me.

What experiences are you trying to have this yr? What’s in your journey bucket record for 2022? I’d love to listen to within the feedback beneath!

And, in case you need to verify and see what you crossed off of final yr’s record, right here’s my 2021 Journey Bucket Record.

Cheers to the brand new yr!