Travel Search Engines
WikiTravel is a free "open source" world-wide travel guide, with over 15,000 destination guides and other articles written and edited by WikiTravellers from around the globe. If you wish, you can add your own travel info.|
Google Maps allows you to search for interactive satellite photos (from Digital Globe) of many cities (worldwide), or street maps (mostly US & Europe), or a hybrid of both. In April, 2006, Google Maps was much improved by the addition of European street maps from TeleAtlas. To get the widest possible view, press F11 to full-screen your browser window.|
Maps.com features over 3,500 maps, including travel maps, folded maps, wall maps, atlases, globes, and even digital maps for web and desktop publishing. They also carry travel guides and luggage. If you need a map, Maps.com has it.|
AirNav US airport information search-- enter a US city name or a three letter airport code, and get a map of the airport, radio frequencies, runway and area obstructions information, traffic statistics, and more.|
World Webcam Search
Search for webcams around the world with the EarthCam search engine.|
For more maps & photos, quickfound.net's Maps Search & Links page includes a dozen map & aerial/satellite photo search forms, plus over a hundred good map & aerial photo search links.|
Ace Tickets sells tickets for concerts, sports & theatre events nationwide.
Virgin Atlantic Airways
flies to and from Boston, New York (JFK & Newark), Washington DC, Orlando, Miami, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, Antigua, St. Lucia, Barbados, Grenada, Tobago, Jamaica (Kingston & Montego Bay), Cuba, Lagos, Nairobi, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Dubai, Delhi, Mumbai, Mauritius, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Tokyo, and Sydney.
Air France (US to Europe+)
Travelocity - Travelocity.ca (from Canada)
Expedia - Expedia.ca (from Canada)
allows comparison of cruises to all destinations from 9 of the world’s finest cruise lines, with access to ship schedules & pricing.
Destination and Theme Specific
The Grand Canyon Tour Company
offers over one hundred Grand Canyon, Hoover Dam and other Las Vegas area tours by bus, helicopter, train, airplane, rafting, and more. They will not charge your credit card until the day of travel.
US State Department Consular Information Sheets provide info on passports & visas, embassy locations, immigration practices, crime rates, political situations, etc., for every country of the world. UK Foreign Office: Travel Advice by Country - Travelocity: Travel Updates & Security Info
The Transportation Security Administration
(TSA) has daily updates concerning travel restrictions and airport security, and FAQs.