Bucket List

Help me add things to my Bucket List! What do you recommend? What do you want to see me do while I am in Orlando, Florida?

1) Swim with the dolphins *my dream since I was a little kid --> FINALLY!!! My dream came true. My closest girl friends and I went on a road trip to Miami! We went to Key Largo for the day and swam with the dolphins! Coolest experience I've EVER had. So happy!
2) Eat in every single Countries restaurants @ Epcot
  • Canada --> Sit Down: Le Cellier and Popcorn Cart: Tried everything as I work there! :) 
  • China --> Quick Service: Lotus Blossom: Orange Chicken and Steamed Rice 
  • France --> Quick Service: Les Halles Boulangerie Cart: Jambon Beurre, Mousse au Chocolat, Chocolate Crepe 
  • Germany --> Sit Down Buffet: Biergarten: ... They had sooo much food... sooo filling. And tried it all!
  • Italy --> Sit Down: VIA Napoli: Piccante pizza, Zeppole Di Catarina, Virgin Bellini
  • Japan --> Quick Service: Katsura Grill: Teriyaki Beef  
  • Mexico --> Sit Down: San Angel Inn and Quick Service: La Cantina: Corvina en Mole Verde, Nachos, Arroz con Leche!
  • Morocco --> Quick Service: Tangierine Cafe: Platter of chicken, lamb, tzatziki, flatbread, hummus, and salad.
  • Norway --> Sit Down: Akershus Prince Dining and Bakery: Norway breakfast buffet.... Ate everything AGAIN, and got to hangout with my princess friends while doing so! (The Disney Princesses walk around and entertain their friends during their dining experience... HIGHLY recommend!), Schoolbread
  • United Kingdom  --> Quick Service: The Chippy: Fish & Chips!
  • United States --> Cart: Funnel Cakes!!
3) Make a friend from every Country
4) Watch the fireworks in front of Cinderella's Castle --> Most amazing and beautiful thing ever. I definitely teared.
5) Dine @ Cinderella's Castle
6) Spend a whole day off taking an adventure around the parks --> I learned quickly this is what happens normally on a day off!
7) Spend a whole day off in one of the water parks --> Swam with the sharks @ Typhoon Lagoon!!!!!!
8) Go to Sea World
9) Learn how to surf 
10) Parasail
11) Watch Cirque du Soleil -->Saw La Nouba!!! One of the coolest, most amazing and outstanding shows I have EVER seen! I would go back in a heart beat. It was fantastic!! 
12) Explore Animal Kingdom --> LOVED the Kilimanjaro Safari! And the Expedition Everest roller coaster ride!
13) Go on a Disney Cruise
14) Hoop Dee Doo- Dinner Show --> SO funny!
15) VoluntEAR on a day off
16) Ride the Tower of Terror --> It ended up being even MORE scarier then it is supposed to be. We were sitting in the elevator for what felt like 10 minutes. We thought the ride broke down but really... we had to wait our turn for the first elevator lift to go. It almost made me cry..
17) Eat @ The Cheesecake Factory --> One of my favorite places. SO GOOD!
18) Explore Florida's beaches --> Clearwater, Daytona, Cocoa, Naples, South Beach, Key West!!
19) Watch a Tampa Bay Lightning vs Winnipeg Jets hockey game --> Saw the teams play TWICE! :D Thanks to both my Disney friends and my best friend from Winnipeg, Cheris and her family!
20) Have a Dole Whip (Thank you Amy@DisneyLiving!) --> SO good! Yumm, thanks again :) It definitely is a classic.
21) Watch the fireworks on Big Thunder Mountain (Thank you for all these great suggestions Lori Brighton)
   22) Eat @ Pinocchio's Village Haus --> Had the Caprese Flatbread Pizza. Yumm thanks so much!
   23) Go to the Halloween Party @ Magic Kingdom & watch the night parade --> Had so much fun trick-or-treating! Felt like a kid again.
   24) See the Christmas lights at Hollywood Studios --> Teared up again. Insanely amazing. And actually made it feel like Christmas in the hot and sweaty Orlando.
25) Go to the Everglades and take an airboat ride (Thank you Ms. Mask for the ideas!) --> One of my best friends from the program, Laura and I did and end of the year trip and the Everglades was one of our stops! We got to hold an Alligator AND did the airboat tour... So, so scary!
   26) Visit the Convention Centre in Orlando

What Else I've Done:
1) Went to a shooting range and shot guns! --> Scariest thing ever. So nerve racking..
2) SKYDIVING!!! --> Coolest thing I have EVER experienced in my whole life. I want to go again!! It was amazing.
3) Traveled to many places: Miami, Georgia, New York, The Bahamas, Key West as well as many day trips to near by locations!
4) Had a 7 course meal at Victoria and Alberts --> It was definitely the best fine dining experience of my life, and I am not sure if I will ever be that impressed with another fine dining experience.
5) Year pass at UNIVERSAL! --> Harry Potter World is one of my top happy places.
6) Stayed at a few of the resorts both at Disney World and in Orlando!
7) Celebrated my friends and my own Disney graduation by having High Tea at the Garden View Tea Room at the Grand Floridian


 

6 comments:

  1. Great list! Add "Have a Dole Whip"!

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  2. Yumm sounds delicious! I definitely think I'll have to try one, thank you :)

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  3. Ohhh, so many things! Here are a few.
    -We were on Big Thunder Mnt while the fireworks were going off and it was amazing! Might be hard to time it though.
    -Eat at Pinocchios Village Haus. Go early and sit the by windows so you can wave to the people on the Its a Small World Ride.
    -Eat at Cinderella's Castle.
    -Go to the Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom and watch the night parade and get candy!
    -See the xmas lights at Hollywood studios!

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  4. Wow thank you! All of these sound great. I for sure need to check out the Halloween Party!

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  5. This list looks awesome Eileen! You are going to have a GREAT time! i will miss you!

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  6. Chloe!! I am going to miss you :( But thanks miss! Can't wait to see you tomorrow!

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