“A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.” – John A Shedd


New York is my Harbor -> I’m traveling as Far from Harbor as I can, while I can

Hi, I’m Emily, a recent graduate of Williams College, now working in finance in New York City. I love traveling, so I started this blog as a creative outlet to play with in my spare time.

Here is my (ever-growing) travel bucket list items:

  • Go road trip around Iceland
  • Go on a hot air balloon ride in Bagan, Myanmar
  • Trace my family roots in Italy
  • Get to know Paris like a local
  • Surf Safari in Costa Rica
  • Hike through Chilean and Argentine Patagonia
  • Visit Antarctica
  • Dive the Great Barrier Reef
  • Spend a weekend in Charleston
  • Explore more of western China
  • Ride horses on the Mongolian steppe
  • Go on a solo trip
  • Go on a “glamping” safari in Africa
  • Visit the Potola Palace
  • Hike the North American National Parks I’ve been lusting over: Banff, Yellowstone, Yosemite
  • Go to Carnival in Rio
  • Tour the Faroe Islands
  • Trace my way through Southern France
  • Listen to live country in Nashville
  • Go cage diving with sharks
  • Go yachting somewhere beautiful
  • Visit Seville and Granada
  • Marvel at Big Sur and the Redwoods
  • Ride a bike across the Brooklyn Bridge
  • Visit Mount Vernon
  • See the Great Pyramids of Giza
  • Sail off the coast of Croatia
  • Vacation on Sardinia
  • Road trip up the west coast of the US
  • See the Aurora Borealis
  • Stay at an underwater hotel
  • Revisit Alaska
  • See wild Orcas
  • See the Tiger’s Nest in Bhutan
  • Visit Casa Del Arbol in Ecuador
  • Swim with Whale Sharks
  • Visit Norway’s Fjords
  • “Volcano Surf” in Central America
  • Attend Coachella
  • Become a Burner
  • Go to the Benagil Sea Cave in Portugal
  • Visit 30 countries before I’m 30

3 replies »

  1. Hi Emily,
    Thanks for taking the time to stop by my little corner of the Blogosphere and for the follow. Your support is greatly appreciated. Thats some bucket list, I wouldnt mind doing some of them myself, I hope you enjoyed you visit and look forward to seeing more from you.
    Have a great weekend, 


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