The Great Canadian Bucket List Blog
What are Canada's Top 10 Beaches?  The Top 10 Roadtrips, Winter Festivals, Natural Wonders or Lakes? Robin Esrock's Great Canadian Bucket List blog contains regular posts, tips and advice about the very best experiences, activities and destinations Canada has to offer.   You'll also find inspiration from further afield, useful tips, and news from the front lines of life on the Bucket List.  
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12/2020

Don’t Dream It’s (not) Over

Earlier this month The Globe and Mail published a story of mine about winter bucket list experiences across the country. The only thing more terrible than reading inane comments is replying to them, because a: we’re actually advised not to and b: it doesn’t accomplish anything other than boiling one’s blood pressure. However, if I were to reply, here’s what I would say:

10
10/2020

Before It Disappears

I've long argued that an unfortunate yet core tenet of the bucket list phenomenon is not that we need to accomplish things before we die, but rather, before they disappear. With this in mind, I'm sharing my thoughts on a new documentary that crystallizes this perfectly.