515 Travel Experts (Including Me) Choose The World’s 50 Best Journeys: Do You Agree?

The World’s Best Journeys list for 2018 was created by a collaboration between Canada’s Flight Network and 500+ of the world’s top travel journalists, agencies, bloggers, and editors. (I was one of them, asked to select a listing of my all-time favorite travel experiences.)

What resulted is a collection of the top 50 trips every traveler can aspire to in their lifetime, a guide to diverse and dynamic adventures and activities in some of the most stunning and culturally-rich lands on the planet.

As you read, you’ll be tempted to travel to massive icebergs in Antarctica, night skies in the Sahara, unique creatures roaming the Galapagos Islands, blue waters from the Aegean Sea to the Caribbean. You can enjoy the landscapes of Greenland; the seas of French Polynesia or the Greek Islands; or maybe Patagonia, the Nile, Mount Kilimanjaro, and other of the world’s greatest destinations.

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How to Make a Travel Bucket List and Plan Your Next Trip

There is so much to see in this world, yet, so little time. If you’re thinking there is still so much time to start seeing the world, you could be wrong.If you have a burning desire for traveling and adventures, start planning now.

We all making bucket lists for things we want to do in life. Some of us want to try something new each new, some of us want to work in the top PR companies in cityof Toronto, and some of us want to travel the world. Here’s a list ofhow you should finally make that bucket list:

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Seven bucket-list travel destinations for music lovers

Elvis Presley's home, Graceland, in Memphis, Tennessee. Picture: Alamy

From snapping up tickets for iconic sports events to tracking down locations featured in much-loved films, theme-based bucket lists are all the rage. Foodies devise plans to dine at as many Michelin-starred restaurants as budgets allow; party animals tick off A-list carnivals and festivals; and American retirees set out in massive motorhomes to see all 50 states (finishing with a flight to Hawaii). Music lovers have global checklists, too, and they don’t come much bigger (and in some cases brasher) than these seven.

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“If You’re A Gourmet, You Should Stay At This Upcoming Paris Hotel”

This would be an amazing experience!! Plus, PARIS! I think I h ave a new addition to my bucket list… *sigh*

Food will also figure into the design of the rooms which will have expanded areas for dining with meals prepared by private chefs although there will also be a restaurant for public dining, the 150 seat Café Fauchon. Otherwise, the 60 rooms, of which 20 will be suites, will be designed in contemporary style and all will have views over Place de la Madeleine or Boulevard Malesherbes.  The hotel’s overall construction, the combination of two historic Haussmann buildings previously housing the Baccarat boutique, is being overseen by architect Richard Martinet who was responsible for the creation or renovation of four other Paris palace hotels, the Peninsula Paris, the Hotel Shangri-La Paris, the Hotel de Crillon and the Hotel George V. The reported cost is 40 million euros.

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