Round the World

a trip by Danielle Lloyd
From: August 24th 2011
Until: ongoing
Grand Canal Grand Canal

Grand Canal

September 1st 2011

From here I’ll go to Bulgaria, then Greece and then Turkey.

From Turkey I will fly to Agra to see Taj Mahal, I will travel round Rajasthan for about 10 days going to Jaipur (pink city) and see the Jantar Mantar (where the biggest sundial in the world is) then Jodhpur, then Jaisalmer. I will stay at the Desert Boys Hotel in the Thar Desert. Finally on to Udaipur.

I will then go to New Delhi to see India's capital before going over to Kathmandu and the base camp for Mount Everest in Nepal before returning to India to Kanha National Park to do a jeep safari, then on to Hyperabad. I will then hopefully get a passenger ship to Sri Lanka.

Then I will go to Goa for about 4 days and end up in Mumbai.from where I will fly to Thailand to start my English teaching internship.

Bangkok (overland to) down to Ko Chang, Ko Mak and Ko Kut. Then on to Koh Kong, Cambodia and up to Siem Reap to visit the 10th century ruined capital of Koh Ker, Prasat Preah Vihear to see some breathtaking views of the ultimate mountain temple and Angkor Wat which is the world's largest religious building and Phnom Penh which is the capital. Then I’ll cross into Vietnam starting in Ho Chi Minh City and Nga Trang beach. I will carry on up through Vietnam to Hanoi, before crossing over to Laos starting in Vientiane, up to Luang Prebang and then back into Thailand to do a trek in Mai Sariang. Then across to Burma starting in Mandalay and then over to the Inle Lake, and then down to Yangon before crossing back over to Thailand to bus down to Kuala Lumpur. From KL I will fly AirAisa to the Phillippines and back, where I will go to El Nido where I will drift between limestone cathedrals and azure lagoons of the Bacuit Archipalago, then onto Coron for a wreck dive, then Donsol to the beach, Manila and Boracay. Back in KL, from where I will then continue busing down to Singapore.

Darwin (overland to) Bungle Bungle National Park, Broome Cable Beach, Karijini National Park, Mount Augustus National Park, Ningaloo National Marine Park, Monkey Mia, Shark Bay, Perth then Esperance beaches also seeing Freemantle, Horizontal waterfalls, Jewel Cave, Quokkas, Valley of the Giants Tree Top Walk, then to Alice Springs. Then over to Cairns where I will dive the Great Barrier Reef, and go south to Whitsundays, Brisbane and the Gold Coast, and ending up in Sydney where hopefully I will have some work. At some point I will try and find a cheap flight to either Fiji or Tonga. From Sydney I fly to

Auckland from where I’ll bus down to the south island and travel around. I may get From Auckland I fly to

San Francisco (overland to) Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Grand Canyon, Salt Lake City, Colorado, Albuquerque, Austin, Houston, St Francisville for the Mertyl Plantation, New Orleans, Birmingham, Atlanta, Miami, Orlando (if I have met people to go with!) to DisneyWorld. Maybe I’ll get my mom and the kids to come over to visit me here?! From Fort Lauderdale I'll fly to Jamaica and back. Then I will head up to the Big Apple via Charleston, Raleigh, Richmond and Washington DC!

Then back to reality!

Trip Length: 8 years
Blog Entries: 22
Photos: 1291
Words: 14555

Blog Entries

Date Blog Title Location
September 1st 2011 Trieste Europe » Italy
September 2nd 2011 Ljubljana Europe » Slovenia
September 3rd 2011 Bled Europe » Slovenia
September 6th 2011 Zagreb Europe » Croatia
September 6th 2011 Plitvice National Park Europe » Croatia
September 7th 2011 Dubrovnik Europe » Croatia
September 8th 2011 Montenegro Europe » Montenegro
September 9th 2011 Mostar Europe » Bosnia & Herzegovina » South » Mostar
September 9th 2011 Sarajevo Europe » Bosnia & Herzegovina
September 12th 2011 Belgrade Europe » Serbia
September 15th 2011 Bucharest Europe » Romania
September 18th 2011 Budapest Europe » Hungary » Central Hungary » Budapest
September 20th 2011 Vienna Europe » Austria » Vienna
September 24th 2011 Krakow Europe » Poland » Lesser Poland » Kraków
September 27th 2011 Prague Europe » Czech Republic » Prague
September 30th 2011 Berlin Europe » Germany » Berlin
October 1st 2011 Hamburg Europe » Germany » Hamburg
October 3rd 2011 Paris Europe » France » Île-de-France » Paris
October 4th 2011 Barcelona Europe » Spain » Catalonia » Barcelona
October 5th 2011 Alicante Europe » Spain » Valencian Community » Alicante
November 1st 2011 Liverpool Europe » United Kingdom » England » Merseyside » Liverpool
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