Life is short; stop burning it up on Facebook. Wouldn't you rather be out doing the amazing things your friends are posting about anyway? Our 2014 Adventure Bucket list lines out plenty of inspiring options, including pilgrimages to natural wonders, adrenaline-pumping recreation, and limit-pushing expeditions. We'll even guide you to the best places to relax and toast your latest achievement. Time to unplug and get going.
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