After much consideration we have decided and booked the following:
* Arrive LA
* 3 days at Newport Beach
* Train Anaheim to San Francisco - 3 nights there including city sights and tour to Yosemite
* Flight San Francisco - Seattle - Victoria - 2 nights in Victoria - tour City Sights and Butchart Gardens - transfer to Vancouver
* 2 nights Vancouver
* Rocky Mountaineer (gold leaf) - Vancouver to Jasper
* 2 nights Jasper Maligne Lodge
* Hire car Jasper to Banff - 2 nights at Banff Caribou Lodge & Spa - Drive to Calgary
* Flight Calgary - Minneapolis - Green Bay
* Sights of Green Bay / Wisconsin / Illinois
* RSC Meet'n'Greet at Beloit
* Travel home via Chicago connection Dallas to Brisbane
We have a arranged a house sitter while we are away so should be a relaxing, although full-on trip.
We're looking forward to meeting as many of you good folk as possible and really appreciate the advice and hospitality offered by so many of you.
Emu) and Mandy
.... Mandy has already suggested we should return to US as there is so much we would love to see but really don't have time for in this trip.