Use our handy resource guide below to find helpful links to useful travel information, including travel advice, destination information and extraordinary travel ideas.

 

Government/Travel Information


CIBT – Global Visas and Passport Professionals

CIBT is the world’s leading travel document specialist and expediting service. Whether you require U.S.-based passport or visa processing, international passport or visa application forms and instructions, or other related services, CIBT can assist you.
>> www.cibt.com

U.S. Department of State
This website contains tips for traveling abroad, passport and visa applications and document requirements.
>> travel.state.gov

CDC Travel Information
This site gives the Center for Disease Control’s recommended health precautions and warnings for travelers.
>> www.cdc.gov

Currency Converter
The Universal Currency Converter™, the world’s most popular currency tool, allows you to perform interactive foreign exchange rate calculations on the Internet, using live, up-to-the-minute currency rates.
>> www.xe.com

Worldtime
One of the easiest of the international time conversion sites around, ideal in case you need to know what time it is in Zimbabwe, or anywhere else!
>> www.worldtimeserver.com

The Weather Channel
All you need to know about current weather conditions and three to five day forecasts throughout the world.
>> www.weather.com

Mapquest
Get door-to-door driving directions, detailed maps, plus helpful travel links.
>> www.mapquest.com

Federal Aviation Administration
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is responsible for the safety of civil aviation. The FAA issues and enforces regulations and aircraft standards and certifies airmen and airports that serve air carriers.
>> www.faa.gov

U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Important information for U.S. citizens traveling abroad, including traveler trips, what you can bring home with you, and international travel regulations.
>> www.customs.gov


When Deciding Where to Go


Lonely Planet

You know you want to go somewhere, but you don’t know where?  Peruse one of the most popular travel sites on the internet for ideas and inspiration.
>> www.lonelyplanet.com

Luxe Travel Magazine
Get the insider scoops on top luxury hotels, resorts and cruise lines around the world.
>> www.luxurytravelagency.com

Travel Etiquette
Immersing into a foreign culture is exciting, but make sure you understand the differences between their customs and yours BEFORE you decide to visit.
>> www.traveletiquette.co.uk

Frommer’s
Find information about hotels, attractions, and other helpful travel info for over 4,300 destinations around the world.
>> www.frommers.com

Fodor’s
The famous publisher of travel guides provides information on a variety of worldwide destinations, including hotel awards, gift suggestions, and more.
>> www.fodors.com


Getting Around


Railpass

Peruse rail information and book rail passes for Eurail, Britrail, German Rail, Japan Rail, Italian Rail, Canadian Rail and more!
>> www.railpass.com

RailEurope
Check fares and schedules for European Rail Passes.
>> www.raileurope.com

Amadeus
Find airport guides, subway maps, destination guides and more with this helpful travel planning site.
>> www.amadeus.net

World Travel Guide
This site provides links to over 300 international airports.
>> www.worldtravelguide.net

Discover Airports
Find information about local and international airports, including unique information about strange airports and engineering marvels.
>> www.discoverairports.com

Limo Access Group
Discover limousine service available in a variety of national and international locations, focused on providing limo service to privately chartered flights.
>> www.limoaccessgroup.com


Entertainment

MustSeeVegas
Find out about hit shows, tours, shopping, golf and other Vegas attractions.
>> www.mustseevegas.com

Travel-Quest
Search for hotspots and activities based on your interests, such as yoga, arts and crafts, martial arts, senior travel and more!
>> www.travel-quest.co.uk

Alaska Adventure Travel Vacation
Discover options for Alaskan bear tours, rail tours, land tours and more.
>> www.alaska-adventure-travel-vacation.com

Guide Prague
Select tours of museums and galleries within Prague, Czech Republic and nearby areas with a guide and the option of cars or minibuses.
>> www.guide-prague.eu


Top Travel Apps


Tripit

Access and organize reservations, maps, and more – available on nearly all smartphones and online.
>> www.tripit.com

Packing Pro
Choose from a variety of packing templates, such as business or family, and create a list of items you might need. You can also create custom lists and save the as templates for next time.
>> itunes.apple.com/us/app/packing-pro

GateGuru
When you have extra time before your flight, use this app to find the shops, services and dining options nearest to your gate.
>> gateguruapp.com

HopStop
Get detailed public transit, walking, taxi, and biking directions in dozens of cities throughout the US, Canada and Europe!
>> itunes.apple.com/app/hopstop

Wikitude
This “augmented reality” browser uses your phone’s camera and overlays clickable info about restaurants, entertainment and everything else around you.
>> www.wikitude.com

Aloqa
Discover info about interesting places, events, music and other activities near you, including user reviews – available internationally!
>> www.aloqa.com

Weatherbug
Get up-to-the-minute live information on local weather in the US and thousands of locations around the world.
>> weather.weatherbug.com

Tipping Tips
Tip like a local in 108 countries and regions – it gives tipping suggestions based on both the destination and the service level.
>> itunes.apple.com/us/app/tipping-tips

Evernote
Helpful in a variety of situations, this app is especially useful as a travel scrapbook. Record details about your activities with text, voice recordings, and even photos.
>> www.evernote.com