The idea of bucket list took over the world quite instantly. Everybody wanted to set on their own thrilling adventure of listing things that they wanted from life and themselves. Suddenly with the growing hype and a viral internet era, a simple to do list became THE bucket list concept. It soon was associated with New Year and more sooner was defined as goals of life! Out of all the concepts that evolved on the internet, bucket list has to be one of the most viral and widely used one.
Travellers, influencers, photographers and basically everyone related to every random aspect, started using bucket list as a concept of their own. So many movies were made based on this idea too. The idea’s strongest character is how much it was loved by everyone. That is indeed because it is relatable. We want to do so much more than what we are doing. And when it comes to travel, the world is becoming more accessible, affordable and full of experience… This is exactly what has made travel an inseparable part of a bucket list.
The idea behind a bucket list
Although when you truly think of it, a bucket list is a simple wish list that we would shout out to the world in a hope that we will accomplish it this year. It comes as no surprise that there were memes that followed about never completing or crossing off the bucket list. Because you see, after all, it is a wish list. There comes a huge comfort calling something a wish. Whereas, when you call something your plan, however philosophical may that sound, it does take you to step ahead towards making it happen.
It is time to set a new trend!
It is indeed time for making bucket list seem like an old-school trend. In the era of being so particular, specific and cautious, bucket truly seems like an excuse of a kind. The examples of being particular can range from how they want their coffee so specific to their profile pictures on social media is so planned. The list is endless. While that is the case of everything else in life, why hold on for travel?
For how long will Paris stay in that list of yours?
For how long will you hope you will take that first international trip?
When do you really think you will set out to experience India like you want to?
And, if you will be honest, you will see that most of the times travel are what has been the aspect that’s been carried forward for next year. Just with an added hope that this year you will actually make it possible. This year start the change from calling it a travel plan than a bucket list. Erase the comfort of “wish” from that wish list. Only then, the plan will start to make any sense. Because now you’re bound to think the most important question, how! Enjoy the seasons of offers, plan ahead on the line for your year. It is the best time to plan the destinations, to invest in your travel and while you do that save more. Cross off those plans, live those experiences and live the life that you imagine on your list. After all, from now it’s now your Plan!
Forget those excuses, remind yourself no more delaying to next year
Just take that challenge of
And travel your way around the world!