April 2017 - BUCKiTDREAM Blog

Month: April 2017

Top 5 Hikes in Madeira

Madeira is an autonomous region of Portugal that rests off the northwest coast of Africa, smack dab in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. Although renowned for its sweet wines, vacationers, expats and cruise liners all flock to this subtropical archipelago to enjoy the mild climate and beautiful scenery. The main island of Madeira is volcanic, which gives the soil a rich mineralogy that is expressed through its lush vegetation. It also provides many interesting geological sites for those who wish to explore. The undulating topography of the island is marked by high mountain ranges and rugged cliffs that...

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5 Mouthwatering Pasta Dishes in Rome

If Rome is synonymous with anything other than breathtaking art, inimitable culture and basically being the birthplace of modern civilization, it’s for its pasta — and its pizza, but that’s a whole other BUCKiTDREAM post! Since its invention sometime in the 10th century, pasta has been a staple of the Italian diet (how they manage to keep their figures in the face of so many carb-loaded delights is beyond us). As all you gastronomically inclined BUCKiTDREAMERs will attest, you simply cannot be a foodie and not visit Rome. Every alleyway and side street in the city will provide you with...

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Ultimate Bungee Jumping Spots in the World

There is nothing like a near-death experience to make you feel very much alive. Bungee jumping provides a way to get that feeling without actually approaching death. You get all strapped up and step up to the edge, your heart beating wildly in your chest. When you finally work up the courage and take a figurative leap of faith along with your literal leap from an absurd height, you immediately feel the adrenaline pumping through your veins as you rip through the air, plummeting toward the ground below. When you reach the lowest point, you stop breathing in fear...

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The 8 Best Bars in New Orleans

You’ve heard the rumors. Now you want to see for yourself whether New Orleans lives up to its party city reputation. Well, we’re here to tell you that no amount of rumors, reading or recommendations could prepare you for the madness that is NOLA. From the infamous Bourbon Street to the beautiful Garden District, New Orleans is packed with bars that are more than worthy of inclusion in your BUCKiTDREAM planner. If you find yourself overwhelmed by all the incredible options, start with these NOLA mainstays to ensure you have the best time while you’re in the Big Easy....

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Kayla Press Is Our Ultimate LA Dream Experience WINNER!

Congratulations to BUCKiTDREAMER Kayla Press on winning our Ultimate LA Dream Experience. Kayla Press is a hair stylist from New Jersey, who is a HUGE fan of Ellen DeGeneres and loves to travel – She’s already been to London, Paris and Rome. She uses our BUCKiTDREAM app daily to add dreams to her bucket list and plan her next adventures. Lucky for her, she and a guest will be flying to Los Angeles for a 4-day trip and receive VIP tickets to The Ellen DeGeneres show. Read about her Ultimate LA Dream Experience: You have been chosen as the Ultimate...

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