Resources to use before and during your travels
General Travel Resources
How to Plan Your Next Adventure Vacations – Need help planning your next adventure vacation? Here is an entire page dedicated to helping plan your next adventure vacation, full of travel and planning tips from our travel experts.
Fun Facts About 3 Classic American National Parks – Did you know? Find out some secret facts about 3 of our greatest National Parks.
How to Choose the Right Tour Operator – When it comes to your precious vacation time and dollars, a little time and energy spent on the front end will help ensure the vacation of your dreams.
The World Clock – Current local time in cities and countries, in all time zones.
MD Travel Health – Complete travel health information, updated daily, for physicians and travelers.
Pack A Book – Want to read books set in the destination you’re visiting? This site provides a guide of what books to read.
International Travel Resources
Language Tips for Traveling Abroad – Here are some helpful phrases in 5 common languages to know when traveling in Europe:
French, Italian, Spanish, German and Dutch
Foreign Entry Requirements for US Citizens – Information on passports, visas, immunizations, medical information, additional fees, and conditions abroad that may affect your safety and security.
World Health Organization – The authority for health within the United Nations system. Responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, and setting norms and standards.
Universal Currency Converter – Perform currency and foreign exchange calculations using live, mid-market rates.
U.S. Department of State- Everything from passport information to which countries you need visas for as well as travel tips.
Foreign Electrical Systems – A summary of information on the electrical requirements and systems in use in most countries of the world.
Flyer Guide: Travel Friendly Credit Cards – Hands down one of the best resources for picking a travel friendly credit card/researching foreign transaction fees.
Airline Seating Charts – Information on airplane seating, in-flight amenities, and other useful airline information.
Transportation Security Administration – Find the most up-to-date information on travel regulations, security alerts, flight delays and more.
Google Maps – Find various types of interactive maps for any city or country around the world.
Maps.com – Purchase maps and guide books to take with you on your travels.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration – Daily weather forecasts, severe storm warnings and climate monitoring to fisheries management, coastal restoration and supporting marine commerce.
The Weather Channel – Features current conditions and forecasts for over 98,000 locations worldwide, along with local and regional radars.
Travel Clothing and Gear
Eagle Creek – Providing travelers with a complete travel system, from a main bag to packing and organization solutions, to security, comfort and everyday essentials while on the road.
Eastern Mountain Sports- Complete solutions for equipment and clothing for an outdoor lifestyle.
ExOfficio – Clothing solutions for outdoor & travel enthusiasts with a specialty in functionality.
Kelty - Outdoor equipment for everything from travel to camping.
Reebok – Clothing and footwear for an active lifestyle.
Travel Smith – Travel clothing, shoes and accessories for women and men.