This section lists only comprehensive travel guides (descriptive content) and directories (primarily lists of other sites) relevant for global travel. Sites which are specific to one of the following are listed in more specific categories: A continent, country, region, or city A component of travel, like lodging or air travel A travel specialty, like cruises, adventure travel, or business travel. Guides and Directories Travel Recreation.
Explorers in the past venturing into territory unknown by their own people invariably hired guides. Lewis and Clark hired Sacagawea to help them explore the American West, and Wilfred Thesiger hired guides in the deserts that he ventured into, such as Kuri on his journey to the Tibesti Mountains in 1938. (wikipedia)
- A Wikitravel www
A project to create a free, Wikitravel, complete, up-to-date and reliable world-wide travel guide. Destination guides and other articles written and edited by Wikitravellers from around the globe. Open editing by any reader. Wikitravel.
- Travel The PlanetRider Travel Directory www
Travel resource with destinations, PlanetRider Travel Directory, reservations, activities, and reviews to assist the travel planner in accessing quick and concise information. The PlanetRider Travel Directory.
- Research AOL Travel - Guides and Maps www
Research travel destinations and vacation ideas. Travel - Guides and Maps. Book online. AOL Travel - Guides and Maps.
- Travel Open Roads Electronic Travelguide www
Travel information about destinations, Roads Electronic Travelguide, places to visit, and visitor attractions. Open Roads Electronic Travelguide.
- A Priory Travel Guides www
A fully independent visitor's guide to travel destinations around the globe. Travel Guides. The coverage for each country is designed to provide a practical source of information. Priory Travel Guides.
- Portal Independent Traveler www
Portal including advice on trip planning and other topics, Traveler, travelogues, online forum, current travel bargains, and other resources. Independent Traveler.
- Guide Wcities.com www
Guide to tourist information, Wcities.com, shopping, sports, dining and events in selected major cities of the United States, Europe and worldwide, tailored towards delivery on WAP devices such as cellphones. Wcities.com.
- Global Time Out.com www
Global travel and listings website Weekly entertainment listings from over 25 cities, Out.com, plus travel features, on-line shop and special offers. Time Out.com.
- Travel WorldRover www
Travel information, WorldRover, facts and history. WorldRover.
- Guide Onroute | The Travel Source www
Guide to vacations in the USA and Canada, The Travel Source, including a virtual travelguide to cities. Onroute | The Travel Source.
- Worldwide Travellerspoint www
Worldwide community offering free travel tools and information to help travellers before, Travellerspoint, during and after their trip. Message boards, photos and tips and advice. Travellerspoint.
- Content, Sleeping Around with Jana Jones www
Content, Around with Jana Jones, photographs, reviews, links including hotels, resorts, cruises, destinations, topical and timely news related to travel. Sleeping Around with Jana Jones.
- Resource Attitude Travel www
Resource for independent travelers in Europe, Travel, Asia and around the world. Low cost airline guides, discussion forum and articles written by backpackers. Attitude Travel.
- A Aardvarktravel.net www
A searchable directory of travel sites around the world. Aardvarktravel.net.
- Guide Baby Goes 2 www
Guide for parents travelling with babies and children. Goes 2. Location reports, tips and advice, pros and cons of various locations, and a list of things to pack. Baby Goes 2.
- Travel Worldweb Travel Guide www
Travel and tourism guides throughout the world. Worldweb Travel Guide.
- Open World66 www
Open source travel information with regional guides. World66. Users can participate by offering hints and reviews. Includes travel tools. World66.
- Guide Carnaval.com www
Guide to global carnival celebrations, Carnaval.com, parades, and travel information. Carnaval.com.
- Information Frommers.com www
Information on destinations around the globe. Frommers.com. Includes activities, feature articles, guidebooks and message boards. Frommers.com.
- Travel Word Travels www
Travel guides to destinations around the world. Word Travels.
- Public The Savvy Traveler www
Public radio travel program produced by Minnesota Public Radio. Savvy Traveler. Features articles, before you go tips and message boards. Show is no longer in production, but all content is archived. The Savvy Traveler.
- Photos Experience Destinations www
Photos and descriptions about vacation spots including where to shop, Destinations, dine, stay, what to do, local sports and entertainment. Experience Destinations.
- A Azurever www
A travel portal covering a number of destinations in Europe, Azurever, Africa, Asia and the Americas. Azurever.
- Provides Synergise www
Provides travel articles with pictures of worldwide destinations and also lists recommended, Synergise, quality-assessed travel sites. Synergise.
- Directory HolidayBank www
Directory of vacation villa rentals, HolidayBank, ski holidays and activity vacations. HolidayBank.
- Portal GLOBOsapiens.net www
Portal and community of travelers sharing experiences and advice. GLOBOsapiens.net. Includes forum, trip reports, photographs, and tour operator listings. GLOBOsapiens.net.
- Guide Best Rated Travel www
Guide to travel sites on the Internet. Rated Travel. Rates content of each web sites. Best Rated Travel.
- Online TravelEze.com www
Online travel planning directory. TravelEze.com. Contains city and recreation guides and offers direct links to businesses representing various aspects of travel planning. TravelEze.com.
- Travel Travel Professor www
Travel guide directory for accommodation, Professor, hotels, tours, resorts, cruise, golf, agency, adventure, airline service, travel agency, car rental and attractions. Travel Professor.
- A TravelVideoz www
A directory of video clips from worldwide destinations to view online. TravelVideoz. Includes submit form and search. TravelVideoz.
- Travel Travelago www
Travel planning, Travelago, information, and streaming videos for over 800 USA and world destinations. Travelago.
- A Traveller Online www
A travel library, Online, research and booking services. Traveller Online.
- Interactive TravelPage.com www
Interactive travel guides' directory of worldwide destinations, TravelPage.com, hotels and resorts, cruise travel, air travel, and favorite places. TravelPage.com.
- Complete iExplore www
Complete travel resource for planning and booking an adventure trip. iExplore. Where to go, what to do, book a trip, get advice on travel. iExplore.
- Directory Where Will We Go? www
Directory for worldwide adventure and cultural travel. Will We Go?. Where Will We Go?.
- Travel World Travel Guide www
Travel Guides for destinations worldwide. Travel Guide. Contains facts on climate, visa, health, passport, currency and customs requirements. World Travel Guide.
- Information Hot Springs Enthusiast www
Information on hot springs in the U. Springs Enthusiast.S. by state and links to information about hot springs outside the United States. Also has related links on hot tubs, how to locate a hot springs, topological maps. Hot Springs Enthusiast.
- Offers Travel-Quest www
Offers ideas for active, Travel-Quest, adventure and special interest holidays and vacations from independent and specialist travel companies in the UK and Worldwide. Travel-Quest.
- Information DiscoverTourism.com www
Information guide for the tourism and entertainment industries. DiscoverTourism.com.
- Providing Weblope.com www
Providing free customized travel and leisure information via email. Weblope.com.
- Information TripAdvisor www
Information on hotels, TripAdvisor, resorts and packages with reviews from travellers with star ratings. TripAdvisor.
- Lists Vacation Idea www
Lists vacation resorts and luxury hotel reviews with photos and information. Vacation Idea.
- Meta Travel Fox www
Meta search engine in which travelers can compare offers on travel websites. Fox. Includes rail, hotel, car and flight sections. Travel Fox.
- Directory Travel.org www
Directory of travel related resources. Travel.org. Airlines, lodging, and regional information and travel related businesses are listed. Travel.org.
- A Pongü's Travel Guides www
A series of travel guides written by Peter M. Travel Guides. Geiser, covering the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Oceania. Pongü's Travel Guides.
- Travel USA Today - Travel www
Travel news and information including travel tips, Today - Travel, discount travel and speciality web deals. USA Today - Travel.
- Travel National Geographic Travel www
Travel guides to US and Canadian destinations featuring worldwide destinations, Geographic Travel, maps and links to tools. National Geographic Travel.
- Definitive Earth Travel Reviews www
Definitive selection of vacation travel reviews with the inside story on top travel destinations worldwide. Earth Travel Reviews.
- Interline Ourworld Adventures www
Interline travel web site for active or retired company employees. Ourworld Adventures.
- Publisher ShermansTravel, LLC www
Publisher of travel deals and destination advice. ShermansTravel, LLC.
- Find Globetrooper www
Find travel partners, Globetrooper, create adventure trips and meetup with locals around the world. Globetrooper.
- A Wandering Trader www
A how-to guide about travelling around the world and day-trading to fund travel expenses. Wandering Trader.
- Listing Sri Lanka Travel Pages www
Listing of airlines serving Asia/Sri Lanka, Lanka Travel Pages, listing of airline ticketing agents (bulk shops and consolidators), visa and immigration information. Sri Lanka Travel Pages.
- Includes The Aviation Home Page www
Includes domestic and international airline links. The Aviation Home Page.
- Beach All Beaches www
Beach websites from around the world. All Beaches.
- Features Dr. Beach www
Features an annual ranking of the top 10 beaches in America and a list of certified clean beaches. Dr. Beach.
- Travel World Travel Holdings, Inc. www
Travel distributor provides company details and information on subsidiary cruise and vacation brands. World Travel Holdings, Inc..
- Online OneTravel.com www
Online booking for air fares, OneTravel.com, cruises, and discount hotels. OneTravel.com.
- Business Bradmans Business Travel Guides www
Business travel guides independently reviewing hotels and restaurants in over 100 business destinations from Ashgabat to Zurich. Bradmans Business Travel Guides.
- A On The Road www
A tactical guide for the business traveler, The Road, with detailed information on top business travel destinations in North America. On The Road.
- Directory Fun Guide www
Directory of amusement parks. Fun Guide.
- Online GoPlayOutdoors www
Online directory of travel and outdoor recreation opportunities in North America with pictures and highlights. GoPlayOutdoors.
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