A man is what he thinks about all day long.
Ralph Waldo Emerson 1803-1882
Hey Hisser, help me locate Cap Town
Can you name all these colors in another language?
Road Scholar (formerly Elderhostel) site for Adventures in Lifelong Learning
Road Scholars / Elderhostel
Discover nearly 8,000 educational tours in all 50 states and more than 90 countries with Exploritas, the not-for-profit leader in educational travel since 1975. Alongside local and renowned experts, experience in-depth and behind-the-scenes learning opportunities, from cultural tours and study cruises to walking, biking and more. Your webmaster was a tour group leader on twelve of these programs. All terrific.
The Roman Area in Arles, France
One afternoon I saw six bulls killed here.
26 Lost Cities You Really Can Visit
Around the World in 37 Days / a video over one hour long. Enjoy the ride.
Yahoo Travel Aids
Cheap Flights form Flight Network
Haiti For Beginners / I have been there and loved it
Free calls, text and picture sharing with anyone, anywhere. Hopefully you've already discovered this site. We talk to my wife's sister in Africa at NO CHARGE.
Waze is the world's fastest-growing community-based traffic and navigation app. Join other drivers in your area who share real-time traffic and road info, saving everyone time and gas money on their daily commute.
Interactive Walking Tours in Various Cities.
Book hotels and earn thousands of frequent flyer miles on various airlines.
A global market leader in Wi-Fi, Boingo makes it easy to access Wi-Fi on laptops or mobile devices at more than 700,000 hotspots worldwide.
Foodspotting is a visual guide to good food and where to find it. Instead of reviewing restaurants, you can recommend great dishes and see what others recommend wherever you go. Pretty cool I'd say. jeb
Get global health and safety information at your fingertips. Find Providers and Schedule Appointments; Locate Emergency Services, Hospitals, and Pharmacies.
I seem to collect translators BUT this one is really different.
I give it a TOP WEBMASTER'S CHOICE as it is well done and accurate.
English to many languages. Don't miss it. If you want to know to say something in another language---this is it!
The World's Finest Travel Freebies
It sounds too good to be true - but these top-class experiences won't cost you a penny. From bike trips to walking tours and tasting tea in Istanbul's Grand Bazaar, getting to the heart of a destination was never so richly rewarding yet so downright - Free.
Top 15 Most Popular Travel Websites
Here are the 15 Most Popular Travel Sites as derived from our eBizMBA Rank which is a constantly updated average of each website's Alexa Global Traffic Rank, and U.S. Traffic Rank from both Compete and Quantcast. "*#*" Denotes an estimate for sites with data, but no Compete rank, or sites with limited Quantcast data.
Master List of World Heritage Sites
Get a US Passport Fast here
==YOUR PASSPORT APPLICATION==
Passport Information of Every Type
Quick Passport Expediting Services
Want fast passport expediting? Imagine having your passport application processed and your travel document returned to you in 10 business days or less.
Express Passports /Rush, Renewals, etc.
Rush my Travel Visa site
Customs, Dept. of State, Passports and that kind of "stuff"
Lost or Stolen Passports
List of US Embassies, Consulates, etc.
Overseas Help and Travel Aides
For lost or stolen overseas, please contact the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate.
Travel Aides International
International Travel News
Dohop is a search engine for cheap flights, hotels and rental cars
Hotels and Rental Cars
Best Travel Websites
Minibus Hire Milton Keynes
10 Interesting Places to Visit with Google Earth
Travel Guides of all kinds
The Travel Channel Travel Guides
Let's Go Travel Guides
Frommer's Travel Guides
So where in the world do you want to go. Frommer's has information on getting you there and back. Almost every aspic to travel is to be found here on this site. Check it all out.
Fodor's Travel Guides
Lonley Planet Travel Guides
Minibus Hire Cardiff
Trip Advisor Travel Guides
Rick Steves' Travel Guides
Greenberg and Steves Right Here
My two travel heroes - jeb
Peter Greenberg's Worldwide Travel Site
My travel hero...Peter Greenberg, is America's most recognized, honored
and respected front-line travel news journalist today. Here you will find lots of super information for all levels of travel.
A Webmaster Choice Site
Rick Steve's Europe Travel Site
My other travel hero...Rick Steves, provides tips to help maximize your time and money spent in Europe..
A Webmaster Choice Site
TIME OUT: The World's Living Guide
Paris Insider's Guide
AAA Destination Guides
Info Hub: A Specialty Travel Guide
The Ultimate Source of Out of the Ordinary and Inspiring Travel Ideas.
Hawaii Travel Guides
Liguria Travel Guide
Liguria is one of Italy's smallest regions, a mountainous sliver of moon on Italy's northern coast known as the Italian Riviera. Use the buttons on the map to zoom in to each province, identified by color and read more about the towns below the map.
100 Best Free Travel Guides
World Travel Guide
An online world travel magazine with opinionated travel articles, reviews of hotels, restaurants, resorts, spas and travel gear accessories to offer inspiration, information and sound advice for the world traveler.
Travel Advice by Country
You can find a country by clicking on its region on the map or by using the A-Z directory.
A free city & country travel guide with quick facts, maps and pictures.
Whether you've racked up millions of miles or have yet to set foot outside your hometown, planning a trip can be complicated and time consuming. With everything from hidden treasures to world famous landmarks, these travel guides cater to your budget and interests from experienced travelers.
Minibus Hire Liverpool
Wikitravel is a project to create a free, complete, up-to-date, and reliable worldwide travel guide.
Learn Some Travel Phrases Here
Spanish - French - Italian
Fodor's French Language Page
Bienvenue - Welcome to the Fodor's French Language Page, brought to you by the language experts at Living Language. Here you'll find over 150 essential phrases for your trip.
Fodor's Spanish Language Page
Bienvenido Welcome to the Fodor's Spanish Language Page with sound. 150 essential phrases for your trip.
How To Learn Any Language
In this case dozens of them. This website is made for people who love languages.
The Travel Linguist
Ten common language expressions in several languages for travel into different countries.
Travel Guides that you will find on the Tourist Globe travel web site feature the world's most popular travel destinations for you to explore.
World's Largest Collection of Visual Travel Guides
Beijing Package Tour
Beijing tour packages are among the most popular and most requested city trips that are arranged.
Travel to China
Lots of tours, programs and advice here.
China Travel Guide
China is a popular travel destinations in the world. Millions of tourists come to China to experience this great nation's misterious culture and enjoy the most colorful life in China.
See the best of Beijing with one of these Beijing tour packages. Select a "Tour Type" and then narrow the selection by choosing your price range and the duration of the tour.
China Holidays/Tours/Packages and more
China Travel Guide
A Rich Site!
Book a hotel in China
Online hotel reservation. 90,000+ hotels in 17,000+ destinations.
Book a hotel in China in CHINESE
China Travel Tours
Private Tours to China
Customized to fit the travelers needs
Top Tour Operators all over the world
The Top Tour Operators in the World
Forbes listing of the best Luxury Tour Operators
A whole lot of Tours for various countries
Asian Correspondant's Listing of the world's best Luxury Tour Operators
Luxury Travel Magazine
A Great Interactive Map of the Entire World
A closeup view of all portions of the globe
iGuide brings together almost everything you might need to plan a trip in one place. Experience visual guides and an interactive travel map, a vivid taste of the world and inspiration for worldwide exploration.
World Atlas Maps
One of my all time favorite Map resources.
Open Street Map Finder
You pick the city and here's the map.
World of Maps
Maps of every kind and nature/well done too.
Maplandia from Google
Maplandia.com provides the searchable world gazetteer based on Google Maps, the most comprehensive online satellite imagery ever available. More than 2,000,000 places all over the world are divided into many geographical categories according to continents, countries and administrative regions.
Welcome to the web site for MapEasy, the publisher and distributor of maps, travel guides, guidebooks and tour guides for cities around the world.
MapEasy provides travel information for cities and regions around the world including the US and Canada, Europe, Asia/Pacific and more. The Washington Post has called them "charmingly illustrated and elegantly hand-lettered". I recently used these for London and Rome and found them invaluable (Your Webmaster).
Driving Directions in Europe
Zoomable maps for 42 European countries by Michelin
You put in the address and BING will do the rest.
MapQuest / Maps by address/business/airport
Places On Line
Another new find with lots of help for travelers.
Travel.com = a loaded site
Travel Deals for you right here.
I have never let my schooling interfere with my education. - Mark Twain
Last Minute Deal Finder
Yahoo finds lots of Discount Travel deals
This Weeks Top 20 Travel Deals
Arthur Frommer's Budget Travel
MSNBC Travel Deals
Travel and Leisure
Weekly Top 20 Deals
Travel & Leisure EXPLORER
Great Links and Hot Deals
Amazing deals...featured articles and more...
Ski Chalets, Snow Reports, Deals, Cheap Ski and more.
Lots of choices on major ski resorts.
Plus a SEARCH site for planning your ski dates.
Save up to 75% on Last-Minute Cruises
Travel Supermarket - a great deal easier
I Cheap Airfares
Find some real deals here
Cheap plane tickets to all the tourist destinations of the world
How to find a cheap ticket
By Piero Scaruffi
Cheap fares to Europe.
Cheap airline tickets, hotels, rental cars and more.
FlyGTE advisors are dedicated to deliver excellent and efficient service to our clients. We are committed to knowing and understanding our clients individual needs and exceeding their expectations
Track your flight prices and save money here.
Breaking Travel News
The latest news from India
World Travel News
Airport Information of all kinds
The Best Airports in the World
Valet Parking Heathrow Airport
We can offer cheap prices and lots of choice for valet parking Heathrow.
Drive Me To The Airport
Airport Taxi Transfer United Kingdom Review and Booking Service.
So why use an UK airport taxi? Well simply put with the continuing increase of rail travel fares it is often as cheap to book a private hire airport taxi transfer.
Edges out GateGuru to remain the best available airport guide
It'll offer useful advice
A super new means of searching airports throughout the world. The best means to and from the airport and much much more. Great new addition.
QuickAid.Com information on airport directories
Airport and Flight Information
Quickly and Easily Track a Flight
Review the SeatExpert seat maps to see at a glance which are the best and worst seats on the plane. On select maps you can move your mouse over the seats for even more
A Flight Information Handbook - pdf file
FlightStats collects information from a large number of sources (governments, airlines, airports, reservation systems, and others) and presents an intuitive display of the data we compile. Registered users can explore details collected from the data sources.
Flight Stats by Fly Smarter
You put in the Airline, Flight and Date you will have the present status of that flight/Great Site!
Input a flight # and see where that flight is right now.
A Webmaster Choice Site
Airline On Time Stats
More than flights, for less.
Delivering cost-saving decision support.
Enter two cities and the expected airfare is given
United Airlines Vacation Packages
Delta Airlines Vacation Packages
Alpha Flight Guru
Cheap Business Class Flights
Jet Blue Vacations
Is there room for another search engine for flights? If Hipmunk.com can truly save us time, then absolutely.We particularly like Hipmunk's 'Agony' sort feature, which takes into account the price, duration and number of stops. It's easy to see which flight would be the least stressful.
Booking Flights in Asia
Save bigtime on flights all across Asia
Compare Cheap Flights & Airfare Deals.
Airline Review Center
Review Centre provides you with hundreds of airline reviews from real travelers who share their experience to help you plan your flight with confidence.
Making Flights in Europe
May be called the "Orbitz of Europe"
Travel to Madrid
Check the cheapest flights from USA and Puerto Rico and book your ticket online with Iberia to Spain and Europe.
Travelgrove and it's a meta search engine that compares many sites at once.
Here you will find thousand travel guides, tips, a travel community, deals. What makes this site really different is the fact that there are the only travel search engine that allows users to track their mileage programs, and they show all awards and bonuses along with each flight.
Cheap flights & low cost airline tickets: search flights and book cheap airfares! Search and book cheap flights using the best price comparison engine. You can look for traditional and low cost flights from over 300 airlines worldwide.
Find the best flight deals with our competitive rates on airline tickets and buy cheap airfares whenever you travel!.
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Fly For Less, Find Those Budget Flights.
Let's Fly Cheaper
Save up to 70% on 1st Class and Busines Air Fares
The WORKS on flight/airport info/and much more.
Alpha Flight Guru
Cheap Business Class Flights
The newest of flight websites from USA TODAY
We provide reliable, low-cost airport transfers from principal airports to hotels, villas, apartments & private residences.
France Travel Secrets
How to Buy a Holiday Home in France
Adventures Abroad: 400 Itineraries
Professional Tour Director Schooling
Cheap Hotels, Discounts, Hotel Deals and Offers.
NEW YORK Hotels - Book the best hotels in New York with hotel.info
217 in all
Rochester NY Hotels
Rediscover a classic Rochester New York Hotel,The Brookwood Inn
Hotels, Online Hotel Reservations, Cheap and Luxury Hotel Deals, Best Hotel Rates
Cheap Hotels and Reservations
Search for the best rates here
Online Hotel Reservations
An online booking engine/especially in Europe
Today's HOT HOTEL DEALS
By Holiday Hotel Booking
Condé & Nast Johansens Luxury Hotels
Condé & Nast Johansens is the one of the most comprehensive hotel guides
Search millions of rooms! Hotel Rates, Vacation Homes, B&B and Campgrounds... With just one click! WOW!
Great Hostels, Free Booking
Hostel Bookers all over the world
What you need when you need it. A great new find. Takes you just about everywhere and finds a listing of hotels there for you to check out.
Hotels, Online Reservations, Best Rates, and more...
Booking Hotels/Online Reservations
Reservations at 52000 hotels in 10000 destinations
The easiest way to your Amsterdam stay. Look for hotels, rates & availability . Book your best deal instantly
Visit Great Britain
The "Official" website for visitors to England.
The Official Visit London Tourist Guide
Everything you will need to know prior to your visit here.
Minibus Hire London
If you are looking for a place where you can be able to find a comfortable and classy minibus for hire in Great Britain, then you are at the right place. Could be handy for getting around the country.
And four more cities where you can rent a minibus:
Minibus Hire Birmingham
Minibus Hire Manchester
Minibus Hire Edinburgh
Visit the United Kingdom / Great Britain
Visit Great Britain specialises in hotels in Britain. All offer online booking with immediate confirmation of availability for the time poor traveller.
Top Destinations in England
The best known sites for romantic, family, architecture, arts and more.
The Top Ten Paradors in Spain.
900 Hotels in Paris/Book here new
Travelscape Reservations on line/hotel/car/airfares
Hotels.Com /Best Prices Guaranteed
Travel Hotels Motels Car Rentals & more
Hotel Guide... need a hotel? Try this site
Click to buy direct from hotels or your favorite travel sites
AGODA-hotel discount reservations worldwide
Guide to Hotel
Guide to Hotel is a worldwide directory and guide of hotels, resorts, and accomodations. View reviews, articles, and location details of hotels and resorts worldwide.
Let's Book Hotel
We'll save you time and money when booking your accommodation online.
Easy to Book
100s of Hotels in Major World Cities.
Find the hotel room that is perfect for you.
Hotline.com can help you stay, drive and fly when you travel.
Escapio boutique hotels
Boutique Hotels, Design Hotels & Small Luxury Hotels | Escapio.com
These four lion cubs are getting a little rest time
Mexico via the Smithsonian: A place you thought you knew
No Bag Challenge - Around the World with NO BAGGAGE!
Mobissimo - We search, you travel
Travel Supermarket - a great deal easier.
Travel and Tour World Magazine
You can read it online too
Tripit - Organize your travel.
Yahoo's Travel Tips
Travel Tips for all Voyagers
Gestures NOT To Make Abroad
The web's original travel blog. 71,203 travel experiences shared this week!
All About the Travel - Travel Tips
Google's Travel Tips / Over 400,000,000+ Results
BING'S dozens of Travel Tips
Japanican/Hotel & Tour Bookings
Japan Guide: Take the bus all over Japan
On Geography...how much do you know already?
Provided the lowest price fares for seven out of ten routes
More holiday for your money site
Travel Weekly/National Newspaper of the Travel Industry
The Travelers Journal
Best Searchers Travel Websites
Today Show Travel Info
195 Countries and their Capitals here
WorldWise Travel Quiz from National Geographic
JetPunk | Easy Travel Search
International Volunteering, Spanish Study Abroad and Cultural Immersion
Epinions/Hotels and Travel
IgoUgo: 350,000 members: Requires sign registration
Travel Advisor: 3000M visitors a month!!
Untours.com = European Vacation Home Rentals
Travel & Leisure Top 35 Travel Web Sites
Travel Super Link
Free Video Guides for Travel
World Ventures Travel Site/Rich!
The Best Travel VIdeos Ever
YouTube Best Travel Videos
Travel and Tourism Videos
Africa Safari information from Bill Given
Zoom and Go for Travelers
Travel Channel Home Page
My Travel Guide/Rich!
Making Sense of Discount Airline Tickets
Before booking an unfamiliar airline look here
Of all the travel skills you might acquire, travelling light is the one most likely to result in enjoyable, productive, stress-free travel experiences.
Coastal Living / Travel Section
Travelzoo's Site Map of the world destinations
Traveler's Net: Online Reservations
CN Traveler writes..."Offers the best values on upscale properties worldwide"
ResortQuest is the largest marketer and management company of vacation condominiums and home rentals in the North America.
Apartments and Holiday Rentals
Help via Expedia
Tons of them via AOL.
Tons of them via AOL.
Preferred access to unique, luxury hotels and resorts.
Abercrombie & Kent
Abercrombie & Kent is the original luxury travel camp
Find the lowest rate on European hotels online
Hotels by City/A Rich Site!
4,300 hotels w/wireless/high speed access
25,000 Pet-Friendly Hotels...
List of hotels where you can take your dog... Cool huh?
Paris Luxury Hotels
Info on the major sites to see in Paris
The 10 Best Places to Visit in Hawaii
Ohau - The Heart of Hawaii
What GOOGLE found on Hawaii
What YAHOO found on Hawaii
What MSN found on Hawaii
What ALTA VISTA found on Hawaii
Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau
When we travel: Travel Guide and Tourism Information
Here you'll find our exciting travel and vacation destinations. Click the links to drill into a specific travel destination or use our Travel Destination Search to find your next vacation destination fast.
Cha Sun Chon et al. - "Our Kindergarten Teacher"
Don't miss this entertaining group of youngsters playing the guitar in unison. It is AWESOME.
==More sites from Travel & Leisure
Check each of these out before you travel
Bid on resort stays/packages
Below are two links are two of the best in the industry for shopping for travel clothing and items you will enjoy using to make your trip more enjoyable.
Health updates by world regions
Traveler's Health from the CDC
CDC's Traveler's Health Site
14 Travel Insurance Company Quotes
Live Currency Converter
XE Currency Conversion
Oanda Currency Conversion
A new currency calculator
Universal currency converter
Currency Converters and Help
Anyone up for a Cruise?
Best Cruise Lines
Best Cruise Lines
Welcome to the ultimate guide for the best cruise lines where you'll find cruise reviews by experienced real cruise veterans and tips to book that perfect cruise vacation.
How Life Works
Cruise Bargains w/GOOGLE
Tours and Cruises for Single Seniors
Lineupexplorers/ the perfect choice for your ultimate surfing vacation
Trip Advisor/Rich Source!
United States Travel & Tourism Guide
Yahoo's take on Car Rentals of all sorts
Dealing with Jet Lag
Jet Lag Remedies
NO JET LAG -- I've used it. Seems to work. (jeb)
Some Personal Opinions on Jet Lag
Wikipedia defines Jet Lag
How to reduce Jet Lag
Your Tuscany /Villas to Rent
Travel to Tuscany? Make it Special!
Whether you have heard a lot about this famous land or you don't know anything about it, be sure that each day of your visit to Tuscany will be filled with the new adventures.
Villa rentals in Tuscany and Florence
Halldis corporate apartments & vacation home rentals
All Paris Apt. rentals
Fully serviced apts for rent to corporate and individual travellers
Zicasso - Handcrafted Travel
Matador - For the Love of Travel
40,000+ listings in 148 countries
Love Home Swaps
Digsville Home Exchange
Sell your timeshares here
AARP Travel Planner
Excite Travel Directory
American Express Travel
Good Sam RV Club
World's largest RV Owners Community
Camping Directories from Woodalls
RV Websites of Distinction
Another one of Jim's favorite places to shop for clothing best suited for travel abroad. Super items that designed just for travelers. I love my microfiber pants.Probably 20 years old now. Still look new. Amazing they are. Best pants I ever owned, bar none. Secret pockets with inside zippers too. Hide your money, passport, etc.
I'd rather be sleeping in Madrid
Two Dogs Dining This is a "Must See" video
Makalu is the fifth highest mountain in the world
and is located in the Mahalangur Himalayas
The Quiver Tree Forest near Keetmanshoop Namibia