What's the Itinerary? Where are we going?

Well, that's an excellent question. We have a high level idea of where we are going, but decided we would prefer to keep the itinerary flexible, so we could adjust our plans as we go depending on what we want to do. We do know where we have been so far...

Leave New York (January 31, 2007)

Cook Islands (February 1 - 10)
- Rarotonga
- Aitutaki

New Zealand (February 11 - March 8)
North Island
- Coromandel Peninsula, Hahei
- Rotorua
- Tongariro National Park (with a stop in Taupo)
- Auckland
South Island
- Arrowtown (near Queenstown)
- Te Anau (with trips to Milford and Doubtful Sounds)
- Fox Glacier
- Punakaiki
- Nelson
- Kaikoura (with a stop in Blenheim)
- Christchurch

Australia (March 8 - May 17)
New South Wales
- Sydney
- Blue Mountains, Katoomba
Tasmania
- Hobart
- Freycinet National Park
- Bay of FIres
- Cradle Mountain National Park (with stop in Launceston)
- Side trips to Strahan and Lake St. Clair National Park
Victoria
- Melbourne (side trip to Yarra Valley)
- Philip Island (visit to Dandenong Park)
- Great Ocean Road (staying in Airey Inlet and Glenaire)
- The Grampians (staying in Wartook Valley)
- Mildura (side trip to Mungo National Park)
South Australia
- Burra
- Flinders Ranges (Wilpena Pound & Parachilna)
- Adelaide
Northern Territory
- Alice Springs
- Kings Canyon
- Yulara (Uluru and Kata Tjata)
Western Australia (Part 1)
- Perth
- Pinnacles Desert
- Kalbarri (overnight in Port Gregory)
- Monkey Mia
- Coral Bay
- Karijini National Park (staying in Tom Price)
- Point Samson
- Eighty Mile Beach
- Broome (Celebrate Jay's 30th birthday!!!)
Western Australia (Part 2)
- Gibb River Road (Mornington Wilderness Camp, Mt. Elizabeth Station, El Questro)
- Purnululu National Park (Bungle Bungles)
- Kununurra
Northern Territory
- Katherine National Park
- Litchfield National Park
- Darwin
Queensland
- Port Douglas
- Brisbane
Japan (May 17 - June 2)
- Kyoto (Nara)
- Hiroshima
- Koya-san
- Takayama
- Tokyo
Thailand (June 2 - June 29)
- Cooking School
- Koh Samui
- Bangkok
Cambodia (June 29 - July 1)
- Siem Reap (visiting the Angkor Temple Complex)
Vietnam (July 1 - July 11)
- Hanoi
- Hoi An
Malaysia (July 11 - July 19)
- Langkawi
- Kuala Lumpur

New York (July 20, 2007)

Wow! We did it!