Life List

The document below is my ever-evolving life list. A collection of experiences, skills and achievements I want to collect during my stay on this beautiful earth. For me, having a list like this serves as motivation to keep growing and never settle.

Travel #1-99
I will travel to the following places:

  1. Visit all 7 continents—Europe [done – Born in Dunoon Scotland, UK Aug 4, 1983]
  2. Visit all 7 continents—North America [done – Moved to Vancouver, Canada Oct 4th, 1991]
  3. Visit all 7 continents—Asia [done – Trip to Punjab, India in Nov, 2011]
  4. Visit all 7 continents—South America
  5. Visit all 7 continents—Africa
  6. Visit all 7 continents—Australia
  7. Visit all 7 continents—Antartica
  8. New Zealand
  9. Japan
  10. Dubai
  11. Chile (recommended by Pepe)
  12. Hong Kong
  13. Mainland China
  14. Machu Pichu
  15. Italy
  16. Greece
  17. Poland [done – May 2015]
  18. Slovenia [done – May 2015]
  19. New York
  20. Chicago
  21. New Orleans
  22. Montreal
  23. Relax in Hawaii
  24. Turkey [done – 2014]
  25. Latvia
  26. Paris, France [done – May 2015]
  27. Holland, Amsterdam [done – 2014]
  28. Vietnam

Historical Sights & Landmarks #100-199

I will visit and see the following sights:

  1. Visit the Golden Temple in Amritsar India [done – Nov 2011]
  2. Go back to hometown of Dunoon, Scotland as an Adult [done – March 2015]
  3. Enjoy a picnic & wine under the Eiffel Tower with my love
  4. Pay homage to Bruce Lee’s Memorial in Seattle
  5. Take a picture of the Bruce Lee statue in Hong Kong
  6. Relax in a Turkish Bath House (aka Hammam) in Turkey [done Feb 2014]
  7. Star gaze at Joshua Tree national Park, California [done – Summer 2013]
  8. 7 Wonders—Petra Jordan
  9. 7 Wonders—Great wall of China
  10. 7 Wonders—The Colosseum in Rome Italy
  11. 7 Wonders—Chichen Itza Pyramid in Ycatan, Mexico
  12. 7 Wonders—Machu Picchu in Cuzoco Region of Peru
  13. 7 Wonders—Taj Mahal in Agra Uttar Pradesh India
  14. 7 Wonders—Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro Brazil
  15. Easter Island, Chile
  16. Visit the Pholriwal village where my dad grew up in Punjab, India [done – Nov 2011]
  17. Haga Sophia, Istanbul Turkey [done – Feb 2014]
  18. Float in the Black Sea
  19. Write in the countryside of Italy
  20. Travel India with best friends (Goa/Punjab)
  21. Live in Bali, Indonesia for a season
  22. Eat a fresh out of the oven Portuguese doughnut in Portugal
  23. Take a picture at the Pedra Do Telegrapho cliff in Brazil
  24. Stand in awe of the Grand Canyon, Nevada
  25. See the full moon in Alaska (where it’s supposed to be bigger)
  26. See the Northern Lights
  27. Take part in the famous Tomatina (Tomato) festival in Spain
  28. See the Satue of Liberty
  29. Eat the best NY Style Pizza in NYC
  30. Learn how to make traditional Sourdough bread in the English countryside –
  31. Attend the Canton Export Fair in Mainland China
  32. Visit Japan during the Spring cherry blossom season

Adventure #200-299
I will:

  1. Jump out of a perfectly good plane
  2. Watch UFC 300 live with VIP floor seats
  3. Visit Outer Space (SpaceX)
  4. Learn how to drive a manual car [done – 2006, after buying a  2001 1.8T Wolfsburg Editon Jetta. I bought the car without knowing how to drive stick, so I had to learn. Thanks dad!]
  5. Learn how to ride a Motorcycle [done – 2005]
  6. Own a Motorcycle [done – 2005. I bought home a 2001 Yamaha R6 motorcycle without knowing how to ride it and without telling my parents. They hated me for it.]
  7. Race my favorite sports cars on a track
    1. Porsche driving experience in LA
  8. Party in Ibiza, Spain
  9. Study Dutch style Kickboxing in Holland
  10. Study Muay Thai in Thailand
  11. Learn to ride a horse
  12. Live at sea for 2 weeks
  13. Hunt my own meat
  14. Compete as a kickboxer
  15. Party at a Superclub in England
  16. Learn to Snowboard
  17. Perform my own music live
  18. Drive a manual car in Europe
  19. Milk a cow
  20. Spend a night in an Igloo
  21. Learn ancient wisdom from the First Nations
  22. Attend Burning Man
  23. Enjoy a crisp Lager in Brussels, Belgium
  24. Relax in a Finnish Sauna
  25. Canoe on Lake Louise [done, Oct 2013]
  26. Attend Holy or Diwali festival in India
  27. Drink a Caipirinha in Brazil (made with cachaça (a rum-like spirit distilled from fermented sugar cane), fresh lime, sugar, and ice)
  28. Climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa (tallest mountain in Africa)
  29. Study Bushido in Japan
  30. Study Ancient Wisdom in India
  31. Stay in an Ice Hotel
  32. Do Ayahuasca in Peru
  33. Party at a Nightclub in Tokyo, Japan
  34. Spend a relaxing week in Ljubljana, Slovenia with my love

Personal Achievements (#300-399)

  1. Own a Multi-disciplinary wellness center
  2. Become a best-selling author
  3. Get my black belt in Tae Kwon Do [done-currently 2nd Dan Black Belt]
  4. Get my black belt in JiuJitsu
  5. Coach elite MMA athletes on Mindset
  6. Make my parents proud of me
  7. Design & write a Self Development Program
  8. Start a successful clothing line
  9. Have a role in a Hollywood movie
  10. Find true love & marry the woman of my dreams
  11. Raise my children to be model citizens of the world
  12. Make $50,000 a month
  13. Restore a vintage Miyata Bicycle
  14. Restore a classic car
  15. Restore a classic Motorcycle
  16. Go on the Joe Rogan Experience Podcast
  17. Build a School for a community in need
  18. Motivate & Inspire 1,000,000 people
  19. Own a downtown loft
  20. Own a summer home
  21. Design & build my dream home
  22. Buy my parents a Volvo
  23. Design a physical product
  24. Become a Certified High-Performance Coach
  25. Learn how to Sing
  26. Join a Choir [done – Joined EA Choir Oct 2014]
  27. Learn how to play music (Piano/Push)
  28. Write & release an Album
  29. Be a Model [done]
  30. Work at Electronic Arts [done – Interactive Designer Feb 2013 – Aug 2015 ]
  31. Own a Land Rover
  32. Own a Tesla
  33. Own a Supercar
  34. Achieve 190lbs at < 10% w/ a Photoshoot for proof
  35. Start a Company with an amazing company culture
  36. Own a Doberman
  37. Raise a beautiful, happy family
  38. Be on TV
  39. Get featured on a top 100 Blog
  40. Learn the art of Indian food from my parents
  41. Make a music video for one of my songs
  42. Be in a Band
  43. Have my photography published
  44. Become a certified Yoga teacher
  45. Master the art of  Public Speaking
  46. Build a thriving online Personal Development community
  47. Get a Degree [done – Design for Marketing Degree]
  48. Lecture on the power of Design & the Creative process
  49. Teach Martial Arts to the upcoming generation
  50. Connect with God
  51. Live to be at least 120 years old