Air Travel Safety
Before you fly, you may want to check out AirSafe.com. It offers information about airliner crashes, by airline and aircraft model. It also has advice to help you comply with with security regulations.
Check Airfarewatchdog to help find the best airfare rates.
Use this site to help choose your next vacation destination.
Couch Surfing Project
Couch Surfing helps put together poeple who want to travel inexpensively with those who will share a couch with travelers.
Contact information for embassies and consulates worldwide can be found here. Details about visa and passport requirements of other countries are provided.
Visit Epodunk.com for all kinds of helpful information about smaller cities and towns.
Eurocheapo offers reviews of cheap hotels in major European cities.
Travelers can use Farecompare.com to help find the best deals on air travel.
Using this site, travelers can check for outbreaks of infectious diseases worldwide before leaving home.
Hipmunk Flight Search
Hipmunk helps the traveler search for the flight to serve his or her needs.
HopStop.com can help travelers find their way around larger cities, using subways, buses, and trains.
Learn about and book stays at hostels here.
Kayak.com helps budget-minded travelers find low cost airfare, hotels, rental cars and more, for selected destinations.
Lonely Planet Online
Lonely Planet offers basic information for those planning to travel.
Those who want only the best when they travel will benefit from using Luxury Link.
Momsminivan has lots of ideas for crafts and games to keep kids busy on roadtrips.
National Register Travel Itineraries
Use this helpful website to plan your visits to historic sites that are part of the National Register of Historic Places.
National Trails System
Visit this site for a guide to our nations trails system.
Use Recreation.gov to help plan for your next vacation.
Roadfood.com has reviews of restaurants selected by traveling connoisseurs. Included are the reviews, scales indicating whether the diners would return, quality of the food and atmosphere, how long a trip the visit would be worth, and more. Fun, and helpful for hungry travelers.
RoadsideAmerica.com Your Online Guide to Offbeat Tourist Attractions
This site is for those of us who want to visit something other than the usual tourist attractions. Learn here about those giant cows, giant roadside men, shoe trees, and much more.
Travelers can use SeatGuru.com to help select the best airline seat for their needs.
Travel Information from the New York Times
The New York Times offers suggestions for unique travel destinations.
Travel Information from the U. S. Dept. of State
This is a great place to start when planning a trip outside the United States.
The Centers for Disease Control offers health advisories for those who travel abroad.
TripAdvisor offers pictures and opinions about hotels and more, from travelers who’ve been there.
Tripology, from long-time travel and map publisher Rand McNally, helps travelers choose their vacations, and puts them in touch with travel professionals who can help with the details of the trip.
VisitKC offers information about opportunities for travel in and around Kansas City, Missouri.
Browse Zagat for diner opinions about restaurants.