The List

My 40 Things to do Before I’m 40 List

  1. Write a book
  2. Go to Santorini, Greece
  3. Read 400 books (starting 15/02/17)
  4. Get published
  5. See Gaudi’s works in Barcelona
  6. Sealion experience (Blackpool Zoo)
  7. Run a marathon
  8. Drive down Lombard Street in San Francisco
  9. Visit Alcatraz
  10. Go to a wine tasting event
  11. Make and donate 100 scarves to charity/the homeless
  12. Ride in a gondola in Venice
  13. Get body-happy (weight/fitness)
  14. Get my nose pierced
  15. Visit Pompeii
  16. Hold a tarantula (or other ridiculously large and terrifying spider)
  17. Visit Lake Como
  18. Learn a new skill
  19. See the Northern Lights
  20. Buy our first family home
  21. Visit York Minster
  22. Own a pair of Louboutins
  23. Pay Mum back (financially)
  24. Visit the Catacombs in Paris
  25. See a starling murmaration
  26. Go on a helicopter ride
  27. Drive a rally car
  28. Go to Transylvania
  29. Visit the Auschwitz concentration camp
  30. Ride in a street car (San Francisco)
  31. Go on a barge trip
  32. Read all the Sherlock Holmes books
  33. Do the Staples-Naples drive
  34. Go to Bruges
  35. Eat at The Fat Duck
  36. Go to the races (Ascot, Cheltenham etc)
  37. See the Grand Canyon
  38. Visit Setenil de las Bodegas
  39. Take the Jacobite over Glenfinnan
  40. Stay in a glass igloo in Finland