Travel Resources while abroad
Below you can find helpful resources while traveling abroad. Checkout the on-line cultural resources, find cheap flights and train tickets, research accommodation options, and learn about important government agencies. Knowing about the resources available to you is an important part of traveling.
- www.hostelseurope.com Europe
- www.backpack.co.nz New Zealand
- www.yha.org.au Australia
- www.jyh.or.jp Japan
- U.S. State Department
- CIA Factbook
- Center for Disease Control
- Embassy Locator
- Country-specific State Department travel info
News and Politics
- Globe Trekker - A travel guide that follows the adventures of 10 solo travelers as they venture off the beaten path, exploring every corner of the globe: from cosmopolitan cities, to remote tribal villages, discovering a wealth of diverse landscapes and stunning natural beauty along the way.
- Google Maps - An excellent resource for better acquainting yourself with a new place.
- International Student Travel Confederation - Activate your International Student Identity Card, find information about travel discounts, advice and guides.