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NZ Auckland to the White Island Volcano

10-12th January      AUCKLAND The next day we head back into Auckland where we visit the Big Picture Wine experience.  It seems we have a personalised tour as no one-else is here!  None of the staff seem to have the faintest…

Back on the road again! in New Zealand

After an extended stop in Australia, we are finally hitting the road again, deciding our next destination should be New Zealand! As our carnet had reached its expiry date, we had shipped our vehicle out of Australia several months before… is now Live!!

  Overland Sphere Spanning the globe to bring you the latest overland news and blogs With the help of 18 overland bloggers, a mixture of 4×4, Truck, Motorcycles and even a Taxi, OverlandSphere is now live! We currently have over…

Crocs, Koalas & Humpbacks

10th -15th October   Sydney Flying from Cairns to Sydney we have a five day whistle stop tour of the clean and compact city, the capital in terms of culture and finance.  We manage to find an amazing deal at a…

Information & Guides

Entering Mexico with your foreign vehicle

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...



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Overlanders that have inspired us or we have met along the way


The first overlanding blog we came across that inspired the global adventure

No Job Will Travel

Charlie & Nina drive to Asia and back from the UK, they helped us a lot with the logistics of getting around Iran

London to Perth

Overland trip from London in the United Kingdom, through 16 countries and finally back to Perth in Australia.


James and Emily, just married and embarked on a monster of a honeymoon around the world!!!

Big O Adventures

Jon drove a loop from the UK to Asia and back


Neil & Julie drive from the UK to the tip of Africa and drive the entire length of the Americas

Flightless Kiwis

Emma & Ben set off to travel the length of the Americas.


Sarah & Erdem spending six months or more traveling the Americas


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