What’s life without experiences?
Many add to a bucket list without the intention of ever taking the plunge. However, the truth remains, that there is never the opportunity to experience what we only dream of until we actually make the time. After all, life is about the journey. Dust off your bucket list (or start one) and add the following five amazing experiences to your list:
Considering the tough demands of life, it’s imperative to slow the pace and embrace what life has to offer. A safari drive in one of Africa’s beautiful plains is more than an exciting ride. It’s the chance to unwind and the opportunity to enjoy the simplest and most beautiful form of nature. The highlight of safari drives is always sightseeing the wild animals, vast land and breathtaking sunsets.
Hot air balloon during sunset
A stunning moment during a trip in a hot air balloon is when the wind directs your journey during a sunset. The hot air balloon offers you the chance to witness a bird’s eye view of the beauty we so often forget to appreciate. There are locations across the world that present the opportunity; it’s just a matter of taking to the air.
Some people consider bungee jumping to be a death wish, but when else on earth can you experience thrill, excitement, and utter terror all in one as you take a simple leap? Although it’s a chilling thought for those afraid of heights, it’s achievable when you realise the amount of safety precaution put into place to eliminate the danger. For the adventure junkies, this experience should be one of the first to tick off your bucket list.
Shark cage diving
No longer is shark cage diving an exclusive event for the daring, every year thousands of tourist take the plunge and try shark cage diving. One of the world’s most popular destinations is in Gansbaai, South Africa at Shark Bookings. Some of the highlights are the up-close sightseeing of marine life such as great white sharks, Blue and Mako sharks and dolphins.
Climb Mount Kilimanjaro
There isn’t a better feeling of accomplishment than conquering a strenuous hike up the mountain. Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s tallest mountain is clearly more than just a regular hike. What you will witness is the beautiful Kenyan landscape, the icy summit and majestic view, which gives you a surreal, ecstatic feeling.