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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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Honduras to Nicaragua – Guasaule / Somotillo Border Crossing

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We found the Honduras to Nicaragua border crossing quite relaxed, exiting Honduras was a breeze and entering Nicaragua was not difficult at all. The local kids gave us a chance to practice our Spanish and kept us entertained while the…

Guatemala to El Salvador – Valle Nuevo / Chinamas border crossing

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Oct 13, 2014 | El Salvador, Guatemala, Information | 0 commentsWe decided to cross from Guatemala into El Salvador at the Valle Nuevo/ Chinamas border at it was the closest entry to the Ruta de Flores, and also much…

Entering Mexico with your foreign vehicle

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Guide to entering Mexico with your foreign vehicle Summary of processBuy 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 formsThe rules:…

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…