The planned, round the world trip itinerary
Here is my planned, round the world itinerary. Like all things, it’s subject to change, and it most definitely will. I’ve decided to create an itinerary for one reason – to give me the freedom and flexibility to modify, ignore parts, or just abandon it totally.
Round the world draft itinerary
Updated: 16/11/2017 09:03 AEDT
|New Zealand||3 months||January, 2021||March, 2021|
|Canada||6 months||April, 2021||September, 2021|
|United States||1 year||October, 2021||September, 2022|
|South & Central America,|
|2 years||October, 2022||September, 2024|
|Africa||9 months||October, 2024||June, 2025|
|Europe & British Isles||1 year, 8 months||July, 2025||December, 2026|
|Asia||1 year, 4 months||January, 2027||April, 2028|
|Australia||3 months, 20 days||May, 2028||August 20, 2028|
I’ve put together a series of maps, with proposed routes, which are linked below (each opens in a new tab/window) – with the exception of South Korea, for which, oddly, directions are not available.
USA, Pt. I – Calais, Maine, to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
USA, Pt. II – Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to Brownsville, Texas
South America, Pt. I – Caracas, Venezuela, to Santiago, Chile
South America, Pt. II – Santiago, Chile, to São Luís, Brazil
http://Africa, Pt. I – Cape Town, South Africa, to Alexandria, Egypt
Africa, Pt. II – Marrakesh, Morocco, to Tangier, Morocco
Europe, Pt. I – Tarifa, Spain, to Calais, France
Europe, Pt. II – United Kingdom & Ireland
Europe, Pt. III – Rotterdam, Netherlands, to Istanbul, Turkey – then ferry to Odessa.
Europe, Pt. IV – Odessa, Ukraine, to Saint Petersburg, Russia – then train to Moscow and onward to Astana.
Asia, Pt. I – Astana, Kazakhstan, to Horgos, Kazakhstan
Asia, Pt. II – Khorgas, China, to Tianjin, China
No directions available for South Korea
Asia, Pt. IV – Japan
Asia, Pt. V – Shanghai, China, to Dongxing, China – if possible, will also make a trip to Taiwan in this section (from Xiamen).
Asia, Pt. VI – Mong Cai, Vietnam, to Singapore
Australia – Darwin to Sydney