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Geography and Travel

Posted By john On January 30, 2013 @ 3:18 pm In | Comments Disabled

Trip Advisor [1]
Trip Advisor highlights the best worldwide destinations by category, for example family, nightlife, romance, beach and sun. It also includes other features such as customer comments on good hotels and those to avoid.

Yahoo currency converter [2]
This Yahoo feature helps the traveler to easily convert exchange rates from one country’s currency to another.

Weather Underground [3]
The user can check today’s local weather or the weather at another destination. One can also see general weather averages, which is handy for planning trips.

U.S. Department of State Travel State [4]
Check this site to find the latest travel advisories. The site also has numerous links for information on visas, passports and where Americans can find help in cases of emergency in other countries. Some of the categories include lost or stolen passports, medical issues, financial assistance and locating US citizens abroad.

Contiki [5]
This site is designed to suggest travel packages and destinations for people age 18 to 35. The site’s philosophy is to create hassle-free vacations with a mix of sightseeing, culture and free time.

I Need a Vacation [6]
Book your own vacation and view special deals to Disney, Orlando, Mexico, Hawaii, and many other destinations including cruises.

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URLs in this post:

[1] Trip Advisor: http://www.tripadvisor.com

[2] Yahoo currency converter: http://Yahoo.com/currency

[3] Weather Underground : http://www.wunderground.com

[4] U.S. Department of State Travel State: http://www.travel.state.gov

[5] Contiki : http://www.contiki.com

[6] I Need a Vacation: http://www.ineedavacation.com

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