Useful Resources

Useful websites which helped us with the preparation for the trip. This page wil be updated as and when we find any more useful website. 

Driving and vehicle information

RAC - Driving Abroad

Auto Driver Club - Driving Overseas

Driver Abroad

http://www.rac.co.uk/travel/driving-abroad

Useful information on driving restrictions in Europe. 

http://www.adcidl.com/Driving-overseas.html

Driving rules, speed limits and local road signs. 
http://www.driverabroad.com

General advice for self-driving. Most of the information is for in-country rental but there is some useful information there. 

Overlanding Association

http://overlandingassociation.org

Really useful site with interactive maps for International Driving Permit (IDP), Carnet de Passage and customs and border zones. 

Visas

Real Russia - Visa agent

Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Wikipedia - Visa requirements

http://realrussia.co.uk

Information for Russia, Kazakstan, Mongolia and China visas. 

https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice

Foreign travel advice. Also has some information on entry requirements which we found useful. 
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Visa_requirements_for_British_citizens
List of visa requirements for Bristish citizens. Handy source of information all in one place

Technology and Navigations


Open Street maps for Garmin

http://garmin.openstreetmap.nl

Free Open Street maps for Garmin devices. 

Planning and Budgeting

Budget your trip

http://www.budgetyourtrip.com

Useful indication of the daily costs for different budget. Updated by users.