Pre-departure Information

Encounter Overland – Expedition Member Pre-departure Information

Below are samples of the booklets sent to Expedition Members to help them prepare for their trips.
If you have a booklet or other pre-departure / trip information to expand the sample set, please get in touch through the Contact page.
Icon Pre-departure information Asia 1975
Kathmandu to London March 1975 
Icon Pre-departure Booklet Asia Westbound April 1979
Kathmandu to London
April 1979
Icon Pe-departure Information Backroads of Asia 1999
Backroads of Asia 1999 
Icon Pre-departure Information Africa Southbound 25 September 1971
London to Joburg September 1971 
Icon Pre-departure Africa Southbound November 1971
London to Joburg November 1971
Icon Mailing List Africa Southbound November 1973
London to Joburg November 1973 (mailing list)
Icon Pre-departure Booklet Lon-Joburg November 1980
London to Joburg
November 1980
Icon Pre-departure Booklet Africa Southbound October 1984
London to Joburg October 1984
Icon Routing update Sudan and Tchad early 1985
Routing update regarding Sudan and Tchad
– early 1985 
Icon Pre-departure Information Africa A-Z
Africa A-Z
– London to Capetown (1995)
South America
Icon Amazon and Andes Pre-departure information
Amazon and Andes (Quito to Rio)
26 May 1988
Central America
Icon Central America May 1982
Central America
May 1982
Brief Encounters
Icon Peru Brief Encounter 1984.jpg
Peru Brief Encounter September 1984

Icon Nepal Ganges Rajasthan
Nepal, Ganges, Rajasthan 1995
Icon Cradles of Our Civilisation
Cradles of our Civilisation 1992

Further Information Booklet

Icon Further Information Booklet 1992

Further Information booklets were provided to Expedition Members along with the relevant Project Dossier.   This booklet dates from 1992.

Sundowners Pre-departure Information

Icon Sundowners Euro Med Fever
Sundowners European Mediterranean Fever tour – list of camping sites  (undated)