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The information has been split into two areas, vehicle and travel. Please click on the relevant tab for more information on each.

For ease we have summarised below some useful contact information with our observations.

Land Rover & Equipment

CONTACT                                  SERVICE                       OUR COMMENTS                  
 www.caffyns.co.uk                 Franchised Supplier of Land RoverGreat people who know Land Rovers.
 www.foleyspecialistvehicles.co.uk   Land Rover SpecialistStuart is really helpful, you name it they can do it.       
www.rogeryoung.co.ukFranchised Land Rover DealerReally helpful, fixed the turbo when we returned from Spain.
www.trekoverland.comLand Rover SpecialistCarried out the bulk of the modifications. We did have some big issues but they were more than happy to fix these and were very apologetic and sincere.
www.mps4x4store.co.ukSupplier of Engel FridgeAgain a great company and very helpful.
www.campingandleisure.co.ukCamping SuppliesHuge selection of stock, very fast mail order. If your in Essex, most certainly worth having a look.
www.caraudiosecurity.comCar AudioFantastic place, these guys know their stuff. Not a your usual haunt for Land Rovers.
www.offmains.co.ukGenerator SupplierPete could have sold us a brand new generator, but once he heard our requirements he recommended a reconditioned unit, which saved us a load of money. Honest bloke and very knowledgable.
www.kingstown-shipping.co.ukVehicle Shipping to USAMark has been great, very patient with good contacts and advice.
http://www.ablecargo.comVehicle Receipt and Handling in the USADoug has proved to be a great source of really good advice.
http://www.towergate.co.ukMarine Insurance for vehicle while being shippedGreat price and very quick response.
http://www.conrico.comFranchised Supplier of Land RoverPerforming servicing, spares package and full check over before shipping. These guys were recommended by an Ex Land Rover employee.
www.vistaprint.comPrinting and merchandiseOnline design and ordering for publicity materials - pens, business cards, note pads, headed paper etc
www.haywoodproducts.comManufacturer of equipment coversManufactured equipment covers for the generator and gerry cans in double quick time and to high standard.
www.theratchetshop.co.uk
Supplier of cam buckles and ratchet strapsVery cheap and extremely quick delivery.
www.outdoor-revolution-awnings.co.ukStand alone awning manufacturerThe Movelite is a great alternative to the popular Caranex or OZ tent stand alone safari tent or awning.
www.solentplastics.co.uk"Really Useful Boxes"A great alternative to expensive Land Rover specialist's boxes. Vast range of sizes available.
www.airlinktransformers.com3kva step-up transformer, 110v to 240vThese guys built a step-up transformer allowing me to use 30amp 110V RV hook ups with the Land Rover's 13amp 240V system. Great job and competitive price.

Travel & Accommodation

CONTACT                                 SERVICE                        OUR  COMMENTS                 
www.trailfinders.com                       Round the World FlightsWell known and respected company
www.vrbo.comVacation RentalsLots of quality rentals
www.recreation.govUS Campground FinderGreat resource for finding campsites in USA
www.getmuddy.co.ukTrip by Land Rover OwnersA good website of others how have already done a similar trip around the USA. We found this after we had planned our trip!!
www.roadtripusa.com
On line road trip resourceGood ideas and advice for a US road trip
www.lodzi.com

Trip by Land Rover OwnersThis is a site from a 130 owner who did South, Central and Northern America. Again lots of good information.
www.nessiesadventures.com
Trip by Land Rover OwnersWhile this site has nothing to do with USA or New Zealand, the level of detail about preparations for the vehicle and general tips were the best I'd seen.
www.intothehermitage.blogspot.com
If I were a little braver!!This is an amazing account of a new age traveler who lives in an old Bedford TK horse box and travels around Britain. It's quite amazing and inspirational to see that you can do what you want with your life.