September 2016 - BUCKiTDREAM Blog

Month: September 2016

Riga, Latvia: The Amber Jewel in the Baltic Crown

Compact, quaint and charismatic, Riga’s atmospheric Old Town, elegant parks, eclectic architecture, countless cool coffee shops and electrifying nightlife make it a genuine ‘must see’ in Eastern Europe. Flavescent and bouncy in spring, sweaty, smoldering and slow in summer, crisp and romantic in autumn, and the beguiling, mysterious setting for a bittersweet fairytale in winter, Riga is a year-round holiday destination. It is a Gallian hotchpotch of architectural styles, and it always manages to pull it off, exuding a confident cool on every corner. Spending the daytime in the Latvian capital, strolling, perusing, browsing, sipping, cooing, nibbling and admiring...

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The New Buckitdream is Here.

We’re excited to announce our biggest update yet, so make sure to get the latest update for all new features and improvements! Create your dreams and share your bucketlist today by downloading or updating here:  web / ios / android. Here are some new features to look out for: > Customize your bucket list with a beautiful photo, title, and a description. > Create multiple bucket lists. > Bucket List Completion Tracker: With the completion meter, track your progress on how many dreams you are checking off your list. > Visualize your Dreamer Stats by checking off dreams you’ve completed. >...

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Get Lost in Jodhpur, the Blue City

Are you finally ready for India but don’t know where to start? Jodhpur might just be the perfect stop for your bucket list experience; it’s gloriously chaotic, yet still small enough to be easy to navigate. It’s an authentic Indian experience that manages to seem ‘off the beaten track’, despite being full of sights and activities to keep you occupied. Best of all, you’ll find a city full of friendly locals ready to make your stay even more memorable. Grab an auto-rickshaw and sit back and enjoy the wild ride through the dusty, narrow streets while placing blind faith...

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Why Tel Aviv Should Be Your Next Mediterranean Dream Getaway

When you think of your dream destination for that once-in-a-lifetime bucket list trip, you probably imagine yourself lounging in the Bahamas, trekking through the Amazon or scaling the Great Wall of China. All admirable and enviable ways to spend a dream trip; however, with a little thinking outside the box, you can hit on a load of amazing, thrilling destinations across the world that might not have crossed your mind. One of these places is Tel Aviv, a major city in Israel, situated on the country’s Mediterranean coastline. So immediately, you’ve ticked off the mandatory ‘sun-drenched beaches’ provision of...

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Top 7 Tips for Trekking to Everest Base Camp

Many of us dream of seeing the world’s greatest sights, but for one reason or another, we often dismiss those dreams as impractical and expel them into the “maybe later” category in our brains. Contrary to many, Jack Bingham and six of his friends decided that they wanted to experience one of their dreams now. So, when they were presented with the opportunity to trek to the base camp of Mount Everest, they said YES. Currently, Jack and his six friends live and work in London, England. After deciding to do this trip, they quickly begin to raise money...

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