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Trip List by packedandreadynow

Pre-Retirement dreams

10 Jun 2008  Learning about new places and meeting interesting people around the world. Tracing history.
3.0 of 5 stars based on 1 vote

My go list is the many places we have been fortunate to visit. We made a decision about 15 years ago to travel and see the world while we could ,before we retire.

  • 1. Hawaii
    Hawaii, United States

    Visited four islands. Maui was the best overall ,but the trip was wonderful. Do not miss the Road to Hana. and Ka'Anapali Beach.

  • 2. Alaska
    Alaska, United States

    Our most magnificent state. A must visit for everyone. We sopent one week on land and one week on a cruise. Take the train from Fairbanks to Anchorage. In Ketchican take The White Pass Railway.

  • 3. Panama
    Panama, Central America

    A man made wonder, the Panama Canal was a sight to see.

  • 4. Mexico
    Mexico, North America

    Cruised the Mexican Rivera on Carnival Spirit. each day was better than the day before. Puerta Vallerta was our favorite. Visit a tequila factory.

  • 5. Russia
    Russia, Europe

    We were very fortunate to see a places we never dreamed of visiting. Plan to see the Hermitage in St. Petersburg. Make sure to buy plenty of souviners.

  • 6. England
    England, United Kingdom

    Visited several times. So much history. I hope you get to see the changing of the guards at Buckingham Palace. The countryside is nice.

  • 7. Finland
    Finland, Europe

    Fashion, Fashion, Fashion. I loved the people.

  • 8. Sweden
    Sweden, Europe

    One of the cleanest cities we ever visited. Make sure to try the Swedish Meatballs.

  • 9. Denmark
    Denmark, Europe

    Very interesting buildings. Friendly people.

  • 10. Norway
    Norway, Europe

    The fjords are a must see.

  • 11. Wales
    Wales, United Kingdom

    Quaint place.

  • 12. Scotland
    Scotland, United Kingdom

    Our favorite place in Scotland was Holyrood castle.

  • 13. Ireland
    Ireland, Europe

    Visited Ireland four times. Travel away from the big cities and experience a time gone by.

  • 14. Montreal
    Montreal, Quebec

    Best place to visit close to home and yet feel like you are far away. Also spent time in other parts of Canada.

  • 15. Quebec City
    Quebec City, Quebec

    Reminded me of Disneyland.

  • 16. Thousand Islands
    Thousand Islands, Alexandria Bay, New York

    nature at her finest.

  • 17. Nova Scotia
    Nova Scotia, Canada

    Do not miss Peggy's Cove. Mail a letter home from the tiny post office at the lighthouse.

  • 18. Italy
    Italy, Europe

    My absolute favorite place. Venice, just like a movie. Rome, don't miss it. Florence, you must see the statue of David. Capri, Sorennto and Amalfi, a vacation lover's paradise

  • 19. Switzerland
    Switzerland, Europe

    The alps are beautiful.