Frommer's Budget Travel Online - The guru of budget travel,
Arthur Frommer's e-zine is an essential bookmark for travelers with
more of a yen to travel than yen to spend. Arthur Frommer's Budget
Travel Online and Outspoken Encyclopedia feature some of the best
travel books and bargains. Destination information provided from
Frommer's Travel Guides, popular guide books. Receive a daily newsletter
with travel bargains, tips and other great info. Check out deals,
vacation ideas, tips and resources and travel message boards.
Worldwide, Inc. - A Passion for Travel - Excellent content.
Fielding's lets you take a peek into the pages of their opinionated
travel guides about cruise and adventure travel.
- In late 1999, Random House established
Fodors.com as a separate entity that incorporates material from
Fodor's popular guidebook series, links, advice from travel experts
and numerous planning tools. Find your destination and create a
miniguide. Hotels, restaurants, smart travel tips and online reservations
are also available. News & Features includes breaking stories, bargains,
- Great Outdoor Recreation Pages - GORP was founded in 1995
by avid outdoor enthusiasts Diane & Bill Greer. More than 100,000
pages dedicated to outdoor recreation and adventure travel. Great
resource for a Great Adventure.
Planet - Lonely Planet travel guides explore cities, regions
and countries in depth and for every budget, with maps, recommendations
- on and off the beaten track. There are over 220 titles in this
classic series covering nearly every country in the world. In addition
to destination content, you will find travelogues with a kick, themed
travel guides, a thriving community of travelers, and tools for
travelers in the age of technology, such as city guides that you
can download onto your Palm Pilot and an innovative communications
solution service called eKno.
Guides - Rough Guides' site has 130 Travel Guides, from
Amsterdam to Zimbabwe. Country and regional guides include in-depth
destination information, listings for the range of budgets, photos
and maps. City guides take you neighborhood by neighborhood, break
out listings by cuisine and neighborhood, and contain easy-to-use
color maps for streets and public transport.
Books and Guides Online
Literate Traveller - The Literate Traveller specializes
in selling travel books. Browse through their "Around the World
in 80 Mysteries" for a list of classic mystery books that have been
chosen for the thrills and suspense they deliver AND for their armchair-travel
Town Travel Guides - The ultimate travel bookstore goes
online. Browse Map Town's vast inventory of travel guidebooks, atlases
and adventure books. And for the geography-enthusiast, Map Town
sells all kinds of globes and even offers services such as custom
- Travel Section - The famed Portland-based bookseller delivers
the latest in travel writing. Shop for guide books, classic travel
books, or the newest travel releases.
Archaeology - Discovering Archaeology has the latest in
archaeology-related news and pictures. An online and print publication.
- An environmental magazine online and in print.
World - Articles, information and resources covering collectible
maps, globes, atlases and charts; cartography; and antique/rare
maps. (Online and Print)
Geographic - A site that offers maps, photography, news,
education, a section for kids, a forum and books -- obviously much
more than just the 4 magazines. (Only downfall is you can't read
the full story online - it's a sales tool to whet your chops so
that you'll go buy the print version). Perhaps they should introduce
an online subscription.
+ Leisure Magazine - Stylish travel magazine goes online.
Access T+L's archive of great feature stories, join the weekly chat,
submit your travel queries to Ask Mark, and more. This site will
keep you busy.
Reader - An alternative magazine with a conscience. Here
you will find thought-provoking articles from over 2,000 sources.
Herald Tribune - This is one of the premier international
newspapers for decision makers around the world. The travel section
mixes snappy writing with cerebral news in the world of travel.
Scroll down and find City and Dining Guides for places worldwide.
Angeles Times - Travel - Find variety and ideas for your
weekend escape. The LA Times Travel section online is focused on
helping you, the traveler, plan your vacation. Find special guides
to California, Hawaii, Las Vegas and Mexico, too.
York Times - Travel - The award-winning reportage
of NY Times now online. The site is a destination in and of itself.
Find quality writing and in-depth coverage of destinations near
and far flung, plus practical tools such as a Currency Converter
and Weather. Search archives for past articles.
Today - Breaking news from the world of travel. Inside Travel
features advisories, ski guides, cruise news, dining, flight tracker
travel news from the 24-hour news network.
Traveler - The Independent Forum, Magazine and Resource
Center for Travelers, Armchair Adventurers and the Travel Industry.
- Monthly online antique map magazine with articles for beginners,
collectors & academics.
back, turn up your speakers and just watch Hipnotika's amazing Africa
image show. Superb photography and excellent production make this
multimedia presentation something to talk about.
Geographic - We
don't think there is a better resource around for travel photography
than National Geographic. We think you will agree.
What is more breathtaking than looking at our beautiful world from
outer space. These fabulous photographs are Astronauts' views of
our home planet.
National Public Radio - NPR is well know for its news, information
and cultural programming serving close to 20 million listeners weekly
in more than 605 stations. The programming is also distributed to
people in Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa via NPR Worldwide and
American Forces Network.
In The Long Run - A travel journal of a photojournalist's
two year odyssey around the world by motor scooter to promote friendship
City - A chronicle of two people's 9 1/2 month remarkable
backpacking and camping journey across Europe, Africa and Central
Asia with photographs, maps and links.
- A chronicle of one family's journey through 18 countries, leaving
behind their lives in Alaska to explore the world. Recounts the
experiences of two parents (48 and 49) and two daughters (8 and
15) - with stories told by all, pictures, links, and even exotic