Australia & the Pacific Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

The ultimate order of Asian countries, plus Australia

I am doing a little advance planning for my upcoming trips to Asia, and Australia, the period I need to fill up with destinations is (MAY2-JAN10). I need to fill up 2, 5,or 8 months, with Asian countries, and the rest Australia, altogether the trips will total 8 months. My question is the order in which to visit the countries (going with the climate, looking for cooler, drier months at each destination), avoiding wet, or humid months, when possible. Aside from climate, another factor that will help order the destinations is the availability of discount flights at each destination, like Air Asia, Tiger, Jetstar, and local airlines.

Here are the possible destinations
(mow i have to consider an order).

Australia
JAPAN-( best weather: apr-jun)
SOUTH KOREA,
TAIWAN
HONG KONG
SINGAPORE,
PHILLIPINES, ( i am considering visiting twice, because its an archipelago, and the visa free entry is only 21 days long, so 1 visit for Luzon (north island), a 2nd visit for Cebu (central islands), and maybe a final visit for Palawan, or Mindanao
INDONESIA, again may require two visits, java (1), and another island (2), I have already visited Bali

When it's all over (Jan10), i have to pick the last destination as the one that offers the cheapest possible flight to Honolulu.

In the past, that used to be Sydney, with Jetstar, the cheapest way to cross the Pacific, but it seems that fare is no longer available, if anyone can recommend an airline, or a flight around Jan10, anywhere in East, or Southeast Asia, (or Australia) to Honolulu, Hawaii, i will choose that place as the final destination. When i say cheap, i mean really cheap, like a couple hundred dollars one way.

Thanks

No Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

View all Australia & the Pacific activity »
  1. 1 Tolls Between Sydney and Katoomba, Including Harbor Bridge?
  2. 2 Cruise around Australia and New Zealand-followed by land tour
  3. 3 Urgent help on 12 Nights South Island Itinerary
  4. 4 New Zealand: 2 week Honeymoon: Itinerary planning
  5. 5 5 guys travelling the GOR in March
  6. 6 New Zealand trip, Nov 2014 Part 2
  7. 7 1 Night Glentanner Park 1 Night Aoraki Court Motel
  8. 8 Help with Australia/NZ itinerary in October.
  9. 9 Help with itin Jan and Feb for Australia and New Zealand
  10. 10 14 day honeymoon in NZ. Itinerary help please
  11. 11 New Zealand trip, Nov 2014
  12. 12 Trip Report The Kimberley - Outback Spectcular
  13. 13 Southwest WA Itinerary Sept 2014
  14. 14 Australia in Oct - Sydney or Perth?
  15. 15 How to save in travel cost in Perth, Melborne and Sydney
  16. 16 Car Rental in Broome to Drop off in Perth
  17. 17 Sydney 23 Dec - 1st Jan then onto Perth advice please.
  18. 18 Trip Report So much good wine, so little time; South Australia's Limestone Coast
  19. 19 Please help with our first attempt at New Zealand itinerary
  20. 20 planning honeymoon trip in Australia in February
  21. 21 12-14 Days - Sydney and Auckland - January 2015
  22. 22 Trip Report Tahiti? First time Impressions? Good French Polynesia Deals?
  23. 23 Paging Cathies
  24. 24 Transit time between international connections at Brisbane Airport?
  25. 25 Cape Trib-self-drive or tour
View next 25 » Back to the top