Barbie and I have embarked on this Round The World (RTW) Flashpacking Journey. “Going where the climate suits our clothes”.
We are traveling with 2 convertible backpacks and have not packed a single pair of pants or shoes. (only shorts and flip flops)…….basically following the sun around the world and hitting every beach possible along the way.
YEAR ONE (1) OF OUR RTW:
SOUTHEAST ASIA: Indonesia, Thailand, Cambodia, Singapore, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Laos.
USA: Maui, Las Vegas, Utah, New Orleans, North Carolina, Ft. Lauderdale, Saratoga Springs
YEAR TWO (2) OF OUR RTW:
EUROPE: Netherlands, Spain, Portugal
MIDDLE EAST: Israel
OCEANIA / SOUTH PACIFIC: Australia, New Zealand, French Polynesia
ASIA: Hong Kong, Vietnam, China
USA: Maui, Ohau, North Carolina, Ft. Lauderdale
YEAR THREE (3) OF OUR RTW:
EUROPE: Netherlands, Ireland
ASIA: Thailand, Japan
YEAR FOUR (4) OF OUR RTW:
OCEANIA: New Zealand, Australia, French Polynesia
(Return to these countries to cover areas we missed on our initial visit)
Prospective future destinations will include:
India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Maldives, China, Iceland, Italy, Switzerland, Southern Africa countries (South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Tanzania) Seychelles, South America, Central America, Mexico (Yucatan).