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the Travel List Challenge

By Danielleabroad @danielleabroad
Morning, sweethearts. Thank you to those who read my last post, especially if you shared it with others and/or so eloquently commented. It was an incredibly powerful piece. In a stark contrast, today I'm taking part in a list challenge with 100 "must-see" places around the world. I highlighted those I've been to and linked to its blog post if possible. How exciting to see how many amazing places I have yet to visit. (I obviously need to take three round-the-world trips and another cross-country road trip to change that). So glad Julie let me know about it! 
the travel list challenge 1. Alamo; San Antonio, TX, USA
2. Alhambra; Granada, Spain
3. Andros Island, Bahamas
4. Angel Falls, Venezuela
5. Angkor Wat; Angkor, Cambodia
6. Atlantic City Boardwalk; Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
7. Ayers Rock; Australia
8. Big Ben; London, England
9. Bora Bora, Polynesia
10. British Museum; London, England
11. Canals of Amsterdam; Amsterdam, Netherlands
12. Cathedral of Seville; Seville, Spain
13. Cave of Crystals, Mexico
14. Christ the Redeemer; Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
15. Cinque Terre National Park, Italy
the travel list challenge 16. Colosseum; Rome, Italy
17. Crater Lake National Park; Oregon, USA
18. Dead Sea, Israel/Jordan
19. Death Valley National Park, California, USA
20. Devil’s Tower, Wyoming, USA
21. Dome of the Rock; Jerusalem, Israel
22. Easter Island Statues; Polynesia
23. Edinburgh Castle; Edinburgh, Scotland
24. Eiffel Tower; Paris, France
25. Empire State Building; New York, New York, USA
26. Forbidden City; Beijing, China
27. French Quarter; New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
28. Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
29. Gateway Arch; St. Louis, Missouri, USA
30. Gettysburg Battlefield; Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, USA
the travel list challenge 31. Glacier Bay Basin, Alaska, USA
32. Glacier National Park, Montana, USA
33. Glowworm Cave, New Zealand
34. Golden Gate Bridge; San Francisco, California, USA
35. Grand Canal; Venice, Italy
36. Grand Canyon; Arizona, USA
37. Grand Mosque in Mecca; Saudi Arabia
38. Great Barrier Reef; Queensland, Australia
39. Great Mosque of Córdoba; Córdoba, Spain
40. Great Wall of China, China
41. Hagia Sophia; Istanbul, Turkey
42. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii, USA
43. Hollywood Boulevard; Hollywood, California, USA
44. Iguazu Falls, Argentina & Brazil
45. Kiyomizu-dera; Kyoto, Japan
the travel list challenge 46. Kremlin; Moscow, Russia
47. Lake Titicaca, Peru
48. Las Ramblas; Barcelona, Spain
49. Las Vegas Strip; Las Vegas, Nevada
50. Leaning Tower of Pisa; Pisa, Italy
51. Louvre Museum; Paris, France
52. Macchu Picchu, Peru
53. Matterhorn, Switzerland
54. Mayan Pyramids of Chichen Itza; Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico
55. Metropolitan Museum of Art; New York, New York, USA
56. Mount Everest, Nepal
57. Mount Fuji, Japan
58. Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
59. Mount Rushmore; Keystone, South Dakota, USA
60. Napa Valley; California, USA
the travel list challenge 61. Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania
62. Niagara Falls, New York, USA
63. Notre Dame Cathedral; Paris, France
64. Pacific Rim National Park; British Columbia, Canada
65. Pebble Beaches of Nice; Nice, France
66. Petra, Jordan
67. Petronas Twin Towers; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
68. Portland Head Lighthouse; Cape Elizabeth, Maine, USA
69. Puerta Del Sol; Madrid, Spain
70. Pyramids of Giza, Egypt
71. Redwood National Park, California, USA
72. Rock of Gibraltar, Gibraltar
73. Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, USA
74. Ruins of Athens; Athens, Greece
75. Ruins of Pompeii; Pompei, Italy
the travel list challenge 76. Sagrada Famila; Barcelona, Spain
77. Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower); Chicago, Illinois, USA
78. Sedlec Ossuary, Czech Republic
79. Sistine Chapel; Vatican City, Italy
80. Smithsonian Institution; Washington, D.C., USA
81. Space Needle; Seattle, Washington, USA
82. St. Peter’s Basilica; Vatican City, Italy
83. Statue of Liberty; New York, New York, USA
84. Stonehenge; Wiltshire County, England
85. Sydney Opera House; Sydney, Australia
the travel list challenge 86. Taj Mahal; Agra, India
87. Temple of the Golden Pavilion; Kyoto, Japan
88. Teotihuacan, Mexico
89. Tian Tan Buddha; Hong Kong, China
90. Times Square; New York, New York, USA
91. Varanasi; Uttar Pradesh, India
92. Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
93. Wailing Wall; Jerusalem, Israel
94. Walt Disney World Resort; Orlando, Florida
95. Washington Monument; Washington, D.C., USA
96. White Cliffs of Dover; Dover, England
97. White House; Washington, D.C., USA
98. Winchester Cathedral; Hampshire, England
99. Yosemite National Park, California, USA
100. Zion National Park, Utah, USA
If you're a blogger and would like to take the challenge as well, just copy, paste, highlight, and let me know so I can check out your list :). Anywhere you've been that I haven't? Or any place we've both been that you just happened to love?
P.S. I hope you plan to celebrate National Grilled Cheese Day. Perhaps with this?

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