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Travel Insurance

We highly recommend insuring your trip for both an unexpected cancellation and emergency medical care, especially overseas. We recommend Travel Guard for comprehensive coverage, competitive rates and excellent customer care. You can call them at 1-800-826-1300 to purchase an insurance plan or receive further information, and our location number is 179784.

Travel Documents
Passports and Visas
Currency Converter
Metric Measurement and Time
Internet and Phone
  • The Cybercafe Search Engine Lists cybercafes, kiosks and public Internet access points around the world and is updated daily.
  • Wifi Freespot Wi-Fi Freespot lists free hot-spots for tips on using free wireless Internet around the world.
  • Kropla Dialcodes International dialing codes
News and Weather around the World
Travel Health
  • Travel Health Online A comprehensive site with information on diseases, ailments, special needs, numerous countries and travel medicine providers.
  • The International Society of Travel Medicine An organization dedicated to the advancement of the specialty of travel medicine. Has a directory of worldwide clinics.
  • Travel Health The US Center for Disease Control and Prevention's web site: a comprehensive resource for healthy travel. Includes special sections for women, special needs, families, students and others.
  • Google Maps Maps of locations worldwide, including driving directions, distance calculations, suggested routes, street views, etc.
General Travel Websites

  • The Globetrotters Club An international network for independent travelers from around the world.
  • International Travel News An invaluable aid to high-frequency overseas travelers, covering budget to luxury travel for both independent adventurers and group tour takers.
  • International Travel Directory Comprehensive directory for travel related web sites. Destination guides, travel news and travelogues.
  • TripAdvisor Unbiased hotel reviews, photos and travel advice for hotels and vacations - Compare prices with just one click.
  • BootsnAll is the ultimate resource to the independent traveller. Travel Community, Travel Stories, Cheap Tickets, Youth Hostels and all your travel needs.
On-Line Guides
  • Arthur Frommer's Budget Travel Online Multi-layer website full of bargain tips, message boards, online magazines and information about his guidebook series.
  • Lonely Planet Down-to-earth travel guides for worldwide destinations. Also offers maps, books, online forums, feature articles, and travel services.
  • Travel Guide Information | World Travel Guide Travel Guide Information, travel articles and features. Also event guides, world clock, weather guides, and travel news.
History and Culture
Travel Magazines
  • Journeywoman Electronic travel magazine for women who love to travel. Includes tips, stories and advice by women for women around the world.
  • Timeout Online version of the travel magazines covering cities in Europe, Asia, Australia, and the U.S.
  • Transitions Abroad Magazine Bimonthly guide to practical information on affordable alternatives to mass tourism.
  • Go World Travel Online travel magazine with an extensive list of articles on destinations throughout the world
  • ITN International Travel News Magazine
Women Travel
  • Women Welcome Women World Wide The Unique Women's International Friendship Network. 5W aims to foster international friendship by enabling women of different countries to visit one another.
  • Smart Women Travelers A community for women who travel frequently, whether in their career or for enjoyment and who face unique challenges in balancing dual lives at home and on the road.
  • Hermail Free email-based service that allows women to connect with other females who love to travel.
Women Issues
  • Femina Sites for, by and about women (a comprehensive, searchable directory of links to female friendly sites and information on the World Wide Web).
  • Women History Women's History, Biographies, Picture Gallery, Women's Voices, Women's Suffrage and more.
  • Womens Calendar Women's Calendar lists women related events in US and Canada
  • Active Women Active Women is an online magazine covering travel, fitness, health and careers

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