My Ultimate Italian Bucketlist

Today’s the day! We’re finally off to Italy! So being the over-planner that I am, I’ve come up with a list of things that I want to see and do during our trip. Yey, I can’t wait to tick them all!


1. Marvel in the grandeur of the Colosseum

2. Say my prayers in St. Peter’s Basilica

3. Visit the Sistine Chapel and admire the Creation of Adam

4. Gush over the Pantheon

5. Make a wish at the Trevi

6. Climb the Spanish Steps

7. Get lost in the charming streets of Trastevere

8. Drink water from the fountains like a local

9. Smell the flowers in Campo de Fiori

10. Go on a romantic boat ride in the Borghese Gardens lake

11. View the city from above during sundown

12. Recreate a scene from Angels and Demons

13. Learn history through the ruins

14. Eat pizza, pasta and gelato everyday

15. Be Audrey Hepburn from the Roman Holiday

16. Ride a vespa, or at least have a photo taken riding one

17. Drink espresso and italian wine

18. Locate Elizabeth Gilbert’s apartment in Rome

19. See the duomo and climb its dome or bellfry

20. Take in renaissance art

21. View the sunset from Piazzale Michelangelo

22. Scout for some goodies at Ponte Vecchio

23. See the Tuscan fields

24. Taste the #1 gelato in the world

25. Lean in the Leaning Tower of Pisa

26. Hike through the 5 villages of Cinque Terre

27. Swim at the beach!

28. See Cinque Terre from the water

29. Have a jumpshot in the middle of Piazza San Marco

30. Have coffee in Cassanova’s Caffe Florian

31. Discover secret alleys and canals in Venice

32. Celebrate my bookishness at the Libreria Acqua Alta

33. Explore the Grand Canal through a romantic gondola ride



 Ciao, Italia! 

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