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In June 2010 we set out to travel around the world overland, in a Toyota Land Cruiser, across 5 continents, 50+ countries, and cover a distance of up to 150,000km.As of Dec 2011 we have successfully crossed 32 countries,70,000km throughout Europe, Central Asia, Pakistan, India and South East Asia.

Trip Start: 2010-06-04 Trip End: 2015-08-31 .

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Entering Mexico with your foreign vehicle

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Guide to entering Mexico with your foreign vehicle Summary of process Buy Mexican Insurance Purchase Tourist Card Obtain Temporary Import Approval (if Required) *A carnet is not required to enter Mexico   Mexico Insurance There are many insurance companies online…

Temporarily importing and driving your foreign vehicle in the USA

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Guide to temporarily importing and driving your foreign vehicle in the USA  *Please note this guide relates to foreign vehicles shipped into the USA Summary of process: Obtain EPA approval prior to Shipping Complete all documentation and forms The rules: US Border…

The Savannah Way – Outback Australia

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 26th September   The Savannah Way The epic Savannah Way stretches from coast to coast, from Broome in Western Australia to Cairns in Queensland through the heart of the outback.  The rugged outback adventure takes us from Darwin to Cairns, driving…

Katherine Gorge – NT Australia

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24th September    Katherine We finally leave Darwin and drive the 350kms south to Katherine along fast and barren highways arriving four hours later. The temperature hits 39C.  The road trains that share the highways are humongous, each time they come…

Indonesia – Java

Java Landing in Java, the most developed island in Indonesia, the country’s political and economical powerhouse, and the core of the colonial Dutch East Indies, we will spend a couple of days in Jakarta before heading east to Mount Bromo,…

Cambodia

1st April Cambodia, our 26th, is a country which conjures up conflicting images of magnificent wats, iconic Angkor Wat, Khmer Rouge atrocities, poverty and corruption, and with a history unlike any other, we can’t wait to explore.   As Cambodia emerges…

Laos

LAOS 22nd March We wake in Laos, a country which is said to be one of the 20th poorest in the world, a stark contrast to Thailand just a few hundred metres across the river. Despite this, trade in recent years…

India Part 5 – Karnataka

24th January    Southern Goa We re-start our Overland Adventure, leaving family behind and head to Goa’s southern beaches for a few days of rest and relaxation.  The journey to Agonda beach does not take long.  As we arrive we head straight…