Wednesday, 10 April 2013

Tag: 99 things

I came across the 99 things tag via the blog of AnneSolveig and had so much fun reading it, that I've published it here now as well. The things that are bold are the things I've actually done/visited/experienced. Feel free to copy the tag!

1. Set up your own blog - Guess this one answers itself right?
2. Having slept under the starry sky
3. Played in a band
4. Visited Hawaii

5. Seen falling meteorites
6. Spend more on a good cause than you could actually afford
7. Visited Disneyland - 2x Disnelyland Paris
8. Climbed a mountain - No Hymalya or anything, but I did have my share of hiking through the Pyrenees.
9. Held a  grasshoper

10. Sang a solo (Seriously, you don't want to hear that, like ever)
11. Bungee jumping
12. Visited Paris - Twice as well, once with school and one time with my parents and I hope to visit the city this summer again.
13. Watched a thunderstorm - Plenty during summer holidays (unfortunately)
14. Having taught yourself an art form

15. Adopted a child
16. Have had food poisoning
17. Been at the top of the liberty statue
18. Grown your own veggies - Yes, I've grown tomatoes when I was younger
19. Seen the Mona Lisa

20. Slept in a night train.
21. Have had a pillow fight - Yes of course!
22. Hitchhiking
23. Called in sick at school when you weren't actually sick
24. Build a fort of snow

25. Held a lamb - Can't remember actually when anymore, but at some point yes
26. Skinny dipping
27. Finished a marathon
28. Sat in a gondola in Venice - It was just to cross one channel, not a full gondola ride, but that counts too right?
29. Seen a total Eclips

30. Watched a sunrise or sunset
31. Hit a homerun
32. Been on a cruiseship
33. Visited the Niagara FAlls
34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors

35. Visited an Amish community
36. Taught yourself a new language - If the languages count that I've taken in highschool/college, then yes: English, French, German and a little bit of Spanish
37. Having enough money to be happy - No way that I complain about my financial status at any point, I'm know I'm lucky with that!
38. Seen the tower of Pisa - Check!
39. Did rock climbing - Yes, in France, though now it sounds more impressive than it was ;)

40. Seen Michelangelo's David - The fake and real one
41. Sang karaoke
42. Watched a geiser
43. Paid for a stranger's meal in a restauranted
44. Visited Africa
45. Walked down the beach in moonlight

46. Ridden an ambulance
47. Having a portrait painted of yoruself.
48. Deepsea fishing
49. Seen the Sistine Chapel - During my exchange to Italy at highschool
50. Been at the top of the Eiffel Tower - During night time, so gorgeous!
51. Diving or snorkeling - Does diving in a pool count (with real diving equipment)?
52. Been kissed in the rain
53. Played in the mud
54. Visited a drive-in cinema
55. Played in a movie

56. Seen the Great Wall of China
57. Started up your own business
58. Been taugh martial arts
59. Visited Russia
60. Catered homeless people

61. Sold cookies for the scouting
62. Been on a touristic whale spotting trip
63. Received flowers without a certain reason
64. Donated blood
65. Been skydiving

66. Visited an old concentration camp
67. Not being able to pay authorization due to a low amount on your bank account
68. Been in a helicoptre
69. Kept a favourite toy - I still have my teddy bear that I've had since I was born
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial

71. Eaten caviar
72. Made a quilt
73. Been at Times Sqare
74. Visited the Everglades National Park

75. Been fired
76. Seen changing of the guards in London - Both the royal guard and the horse guards
77. Broken a bone in your body - My arm/elbow in three different places at once
78. Sat on the back of a motor
79. Visited the Grand Canyon
80. Published a book (I hope one day!)

81. Visited Vatican City
82. Bought a brand new car
83. Been in Jerusalem
84. Have had your picture in the newspaper
85. Kissed a stranger at midnight

86. Seen/visited the White House
87. Killed an animal for dinner
88. Have had the chicken-pox
89. Saved someone's life
90. Been on jury duty

91. Met a celebrity - Several at premieres and conventions
92. Participated in a bookclub - Yes, only online though
93. Having a tattoo
94. Gave birth to a child
95. Seen the Alamo (Texas)

96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake
97. Been involved in a lawsuit
98. Own(ed) a mobile phone - Current one is a Blackberry Bold (white)
99. Been stung by a bee

26/99 things


  1. Er staan heel veel dingen bij die ik ook wel zou willen doen maar een tattoo laten zetten hoeft bijvoorbeeld niet voor mij ;)!

  2. I'm stealing this one from you if you don't mind haha. Love reading it as well, still so many things to do in life! Love the ones you did do. :)

  3. Ah this tag is so nice! Might copy it :)

  4. Oh what fun! You've experienced so many awesome things! =)

  5. This is fun, Seriously gonna do it soon to :P

  6. Ohh this tag is awesome! Might copy it from you!

  7. Such a cool tag, and it gives you some really good ideas about the things you may want to do at one point...

    Thanks for stopping by my blog!


  8. Ik vind dit altijd zo'n leuke tag!

  9. Nice tag, but I know I will never do some of those things. :P