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)
- Lonely Planet www
Offers travel advice, Planet, detailed maps, travel news, popular message boards and health information. Also lists information and updates regarding guidebooks.
- 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.
- Features Things To Do www
Features directory of travel and tourism information for the United States and Australia. Do. Features local attractions, theme parks, events, and outdoor recreation. Things To Do.
- 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.
- Travel Worldweb Travel Guide www
Travel and tourism guides throughout the world. Worldweb Travel Guide.
- 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.
- Providing Weblope.com www
Providing free customized travel and leisure information via email. Weblope.com.
- Travel USA Today - Travel www
Travel news and information including travel tips, Today - Travel, discount travel and speciality web deals. USA Today - Travel.
- 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.
- A Traveller Online www
A travel library, Online, research and booking services. Traveller Online.
- Information Concierge.com www
Information on popular destinations including essays from Fodor's, Concierge.com, restaurant and hotel listings, maps, weather, recommended readings, currency rates and airfare finders. Concierge.com.
- Information Travel-world-tips www
Information about travel in all world countries including information and images of world maps, Travel-world-tips, world flags and travel tips. Travel-world-tips.
- Travel Distinctive Travels www
Travel resource for the traveler. Distinctive Travels.
- 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.
- 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 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.
- Directory Where Will We Go? www
Directory for worldwide adventure and cultural travel. Will We Go?. Where Will We Go?.
- Provides Synergise www
Provides travel articles with pictures of worldwide destinations and also lists recommended, Synergise, quality-assessed travel sites. Synergise.
- Very Travel Notes www
Very organized travel directory providing country/state information, Notes, reviewed web sites, regular travel articles, and online ticketing. Travel Notes.
- 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.
- Provides TravelDK www
Provides information for planning a trip, TravelDK, finding inspiration, and allows users to create their own travel guides. TravelDK.
- Directory HolidayBank www
Directory of vacation villa rentals, HolidayBank, ski holidays and activity vacations. HolidayBank.
- Luxury Extravagance Travel www
Luxury travel suggestions featuring journeys, Travel, spas/sport, and lifestyle articles. Extravagance Travel.
- 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.
- A TravelVideoz www
A directory of video clips from worldwide destinations to view online. TravelVideoz. Includes submit form and search. TravelVideoz.
- 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.
- Travel WorldRover www
Travel information, WorldRover, facts and history. WorldRover.
- Country, Trip Extras www
Country, Extras, city, and airport guides. Trip Extras.
- Information BootsnAll.com www
Information about places around the globe. BootsnAll.com. Discussion boards, travel guides and travelers toolkit. BootsnAll.com.
- Information Frommers.com www
Information on destinations around the globe. Frommers.com. Includes activities, feature articles, guidebooks and message boards. Frommers.com.
- Railroad Grijns International Travel Pages www
Railroad and airline information as well as general travel information and photographs from around the world. Grijns International Travel Pages.
- Travel Word Travels www
Travel guides to destinations around the world. Word Travels.
- 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.
- Guide Carnaval.com www
Guide to global carnival celebrations, Carnaval.com, parades, and travel information. Carnaval.com.
- 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.
- 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 Aardvarktravel.net www
A searchable directory of travel sites around the world. Aardvarktravel.net.
- 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.
- World Travel Directory By Tuttinsieme www
World travel directory furnishes anyone with every kind of information to travel around the world. Travel Directory By Tuttinsieme.
- World Kasbah Travel Guide www
World travel search engine and travel guide. Kasbah Travel Guide.
- 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.
- A Open List www
A content aggregator for hotels, List, restaurants and lodging. Open List.
- 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.
- Information TripAdvisor www
Information on hotels, TripAdvisor, resorts and packages with reviews from travellers with star ratings. TripAdvisor.
- Information DiscoverTourism.com www
Information guide for the tourism and entertainment industries. DiscoverTourism.com.
- Guide Best Rated Travel www
Guide to travel sites on the Internet. Rated Travel. Rates content of each web sites. Best Rated Travel.
- Travel Travelcreek www
Travel advice on destinations in North America, Travelcreek, Europe, the Caribbean and South Africa in a concise format. Includes links as well as camping and diving information. Travelcreek.
- A Azurever www
A travel portal covering a number of destinations in Europe, Azurever, Africa, Asia and the Americas. Azurever.
- Research AOL Travel - Guides and Maps www
Research travel destinations and vacation ideas. Travel - Guides and Maps. Book online. AOL Travel - Guides and Maps.
- Adventure Adventure Travel Tips www
Adventure travel and tourism directory with hundreds of listings - includes discount travel ideas and a discussion forum. Adventure Travel Tips.
- Offers Outdoor Holidays www
Offers online search for trekking, Holidays, walking, overland touring, cultural tours, white water rafting and watersports vacations. Outdoor Holidays.
- 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.
- Guide America's Beaches and Towns Network www
Guide to America's best beach and city vacation destinations. America's Beaches and Towns Network.
- Information Islands Info www
Information about islands around the world. Islands Info.
- Savings LeisurePlus www
Savings on flights, LeisurePlus, hotels, cruises and theme parks. Includes passport information and travel tips. LeisurePlus.
- Online Hotwire www
Online booking of flights, Hotwire, car rentals, cruises, vacation packages, and hotel reservations. Hotwire.
- 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.
- 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.
- Worldwide PlanetCharters.com www
Worldwide directory of vacation activities including scuba diving, PlanetCharters.com, fishing, sky diving, and boating. PlanetCharters.com.
- Directory Fun Guide www
Directory of amusement parks. Fun Guide.
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