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Tourism Guides

Includes restaurant and hotel reviews in cities around the world.



Travel articles and excerpts from Frommer's guidebooks.



Adventure travel and outdoor recreation.


I LOVE NEW YORK: The Official New York State Tourism Website


Lonely Planet

Online version of the popular off-the-beaten-track guides.


National Park Service


NYC & Company: New York City's Official Tourism Website


Rick Steves' Europe


Rough Guides Travel


Tourism Offices Worldwide Directory



Reviews of hotels, destinations, and attractions.


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Transportation and Reservations

*The Library does not endorse any particular travel service or company.


511NY-Get Connected To Go

New York State's official traffic and travel information source features real-time New York State roadway conditions, transit info and travel links.




Expedia Travel





"Compares hundreds of travel sites at once."





Searches over 200 sites at once.




Urban Rail

Site includes maps, photos, helpful current information and pharmacy viagra historical information on buy viagra online without a prescription public transportation for major cities around the world.


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Travel Abroad


BBC Country Profiles

Get the latest news, maps and video about countries around the world. Site also delves into history, economy and politics with timelines, news clips and past articles.


Currency Converter

This site converts over 164 foreign currencies.


Travel and Living Abroad

From the U.S. Department of look there 100mg levitra State. Includes passport, visa, and U.S. customs information.


Travel Warnings


Travelers' Health

Official U.S. Government health recommendations for traveling.


U.S. Embassies and Consulates


Universal Currency Converter


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City Information



City profiles, a cost of living calculator, and a "Find Your Best Place" tool.


Cities and Buildings Database

A collection of images of cities and cheap viagra buildings from around the world. Search for buildings by country, city, style, title, architect, or date of construction.

Profiles of cities and counties that include census data, genealogical resources, and historical images. Each search then provides links to local information such as the chamber of buy generic viagra from india commerce, media, government, weather past and present, military installations, obituaries, museums, attractions, and more.



Detailed information, including demographics, economic indicators, schools, transportation, and more for over 2600 U.S. cities.


World Chamber of Commerce Directory

Includes tourist information bureaus and embassies.


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Atlapedia Online

Maps and profiles of countries of the world.


Background Notes

Country profiles from the U.S. Department of State.


BBC Country Profiles

Profiles of countries around the world, published by BBC News Online. Each profile includes an overview, key facts, a biography of the head of state, and short notes on the media.


The Columbia Gazetteer of North America

An encyclopedia of geographical places and features.


50 States and Capitals

An extensive listing of where to buy levitra cheap facts on each state. Includes links to other sites for more information.


Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Identifies place names throughout the world.


Library of Congress Country Studies

Note: "Studies included here were published between 1988 and 1998. Information on some countries may no longer be up to date."


Portals to the World

From the Library of Congress. Selective links providing authoritative, in-depth information about the nations of the world.



A computational knowledge engine covering 29 diverse areas, including socioeconomic data, statistics and data analysis. Useful for all education levels.


The World Factbook

Country profiles and cialis online uk reference maps from the CIA.


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Maps & Directions


Google Maps


How Far is It?

Calculates the distance between two cities (as the crow flies), and provides geographical and population data.



MapQuest creates street maps based on an address you enter. It can also give driving directions from point A to point B in the U.S. or Canada.


Microsoft Research Maps

Topographic and aerial maps online. Search by street, city, state; zoom in and out.


National Atlas of the United States

National maps and geographic information, including printable reference and outline maps of the U.S. and individual states.


National Geographic MapMachine


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Topographic maps.


Urban Rail

Site includes maps, photos, helpful current information and historical information on public transportation for major cities around the world.


Yahoo! Maps

Interactive maps, driving directions, and business finders.


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