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ACTIVE VACATIONS   AIRLINE TICKETS

CANOE OUTFITTERS - Voyageur Canoe
CYCLING ADVOCACY & RESOURCES - Bike Links, FISHING OUTFITTERS - Fish Links, Alaska, Hard Core Fisherman, Fishing Around the World, The Virtual Flyshop, Tropical, Sport Fishing Links, International
GYMS - Golds, YMCA
THE OLYMPIC GAMES
NATIONAL PARKS - National Park Service, US National Park Listings, POPULAR SPORTING EVENTS - Final 4, Tour de France, Kentucky Derby, Indy 500
SURFING - Surfing, Surferer Paradise, Surfaris, Surfer Mag, Aussie Surf, Bore Riders, San Diego, Surfline, CA Surf Cams
SURF ORGANIZATIONS -
SURF REPORTS - Brazil
SHARK INSURANCE - Shark Insurance
YOGA - Yogafinder, Yoga.com
WINTER VACATIONS - Environmental Ski Area Criteria , Ski and Snowboarding Info
WATER ACTIVITIES - Chicago Kayak, US Beaches, Scuba Diving, Fishing, River Rafting

 

AIRLINE RESERVATIONS - Book Online
AIRLINE COMPARISONS - FindTheBest Airlines
AIRFARE PREDICTIONS - Farecast.com
AIRFARE TRACKING - Yapta.com
AIRLINE SCHEDULES - Airwise
BUDGET AIRLINES - Jetblue, Southwest, Ryan Air, More Budget Airlines,
COURIER TRAVEL
FREQUENT FLYING - FindTheBest Frequent Flyer Program
COMPARE PRICES - Booking Buddy, Side Step, FareCompare.com, Orbitz Deal Detector, Mobissimo
DISCOUNT TRAVEL AGENCIES - Hotwire, Priceline, SkyAuction
LAST MINUTE PACKAGES - Smarter Travel, LastMinute, Expedia
META SEARCH - SideStep, BookingBuddy, One Time
ONLINE TRAVEL AGENCIES - Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz, AmEx, Cheap Tickets, Economy Travel, One Travel, Travel Flea Market, Travel Now, More...
AROUND THE WORLD TICKETS - Air Treks, Around-The-World, Justfares, Air Brokers, Travel-Library, Circle the Planet, DIA Travel, Round The World Flights, Travel Nation, Bridge The World, Sta Travel, The Traveller, Travel Bag, Hobo Guide

AIR TRAVEL ESSENTIALS   AUTO TRAVEL & ROAD TRIPS

AIRLINE CLUBS - Priority Pass, Delta, United, AmEx, Continental President's Club
AIRLINE ROUTE MAPS - Alaska, Air Tran, Continental, Jet Blue, Southwest, USAir, United, British Air
AIRPORT COMPARISONS - FindTheBest Airports
AIRPORT DELAYS - Flightstats, FAA
AIRPORT FORUMS
AIRPORT INFORMATION (USA)
AIRPORT PARKING - About Airport Parking, Airport Parking Reservations, Airport Fast Park
AIRPORT SECURITY WAIT TIMES
AIRPORT TERMINAL MAPS - Alaska, America West, Continental, United,
AIRPORT TRAFFIC CONDITIONS
FLIGHT TRACKING/STATUS - Flight View, Flight Explorer, Flyt Tracker, Track A Flight
IN-FLIGHT MOVIE LISTINGS - Continental, United, Virgin Atlantic
LOST BAGS - AIRLINE NUMBERS
BoomerangIt, Stuffbak, UnClaimed Baggage Center, Trackitback, Global Bag Tag
WORLD AIRPORTS
ALLIANCES - Star Alliance, One World, Sky TeamINFLIGHT EXERCISES - Yoga, United Tips, USAir Tips
MORE AIR TRAVEL LINKS - Coping with Jet Lag
ONLINE CHECK-IN - American Airlines, ATA, Continental, Hawaiian, Jet Blue, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, United
SEATING CHARTS - Seat Guru, LoveMySeat
TYPES OF PLANES - 737, 747, 767

 

 

ALTERNATIVE FUELING STATIONS - Clean Car Maps, NearBio Biodiesel Station Locator
AUTO EFFICIENCY & ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES - Automotive Recyclers Association, Car Efficiency Tips, Carbon Offsets, Environ. Defense Fund's Clean Car Campaign, EPA Green Vehicles Guide, Fuel Economy Tips, Green Cars Guide
BIODIESEL VEHICLES - BioBeetle, Biodiesel Links & Resources, NearBio Biodiesel Station Locator
CARPOOLING & RIDESHARING- Carpool Resources, AlterNetRides, Ridester, Craigslist, Carpool World, eRideShare, Carpool Connect

CAR SHARING - Zip Car,
ELECTRIC VEHICLES - FeelGoodCars.com, EVtransPortal.com, EV World, ZAP, Electric Auto Assoc., Electric Drive Transport. Assoc.,
HYBRID VEHICLES - EV Rental, Hybrid Vehicle Resources
AUTO & HIGHWAY SAFETY - Advocates for Auto and Highway Safety, Center for Highway Safety, Emergency Car Car Kit, National Highway Traffic Safety Admin. , 10 Most Dangerous Intersections, Auto Defects,
CAR BUYING - Car Talk, Cars.com, Kelly Blue Book, Edmunds, Lemon Law
DISTANCES - Mile Marker, Circle Map
DRIVING DIRECTIONS - GOTLOST.info
DRIVERS EDUCATION - DriversEdDirect, Driver's Ed Guru
DRIVING TIPS - Teen Driving, Fuel Economy
DMV SERVICES - DMV Offices by State , Making Sense of your VIN
GAS PRICES - Gas Price Watch, Cheapest Gas In Your Area, Gas Buddy, Gasoline Prices (US Gov), , FuelCostCalculator, Gas Wars
MOVING AND RELOCATION SERVICES - Links and Websites
PARKING - SpotScout
DRIVING OVERSEAS - International Drivers Permit
TRAFFIC CONDITIONS - Accu T, Traffic, LA/SD Traffic, Road Watch America, Road Weather, National Traffic and Road Closure, Smart Traveler, TANN, Tele Atlas, Traffic.com, Traffic Beat, Traffic Forecast, Wired Commute

CAR RENTALS   CURRENCY & MONEY

HYBRID & BIODIESEL CAR RENTALS - Book Online
CAR SHARING - Zip Car,
CAR RENTAL GUIDES & INFO - Breeze Net, Rental Cars.net, CarRental Express, Rental Cars,
CAR RENTAL RESERVATIONS - Book Online

EUROPE - Renault USA, CarDelMar.com, Europe By Car
LUXURY CARS - Luxury Cars in Beverly Hills

NY Car Rental
RV RENTALS -

 

ATM MACHINES - Visa/Plus, Diners, MC/Cirrus, Star ATM, Visa International
WIRE MONEY - Money Gram, PayPal, Western Union
CURRENCY CONVERTERS - XE.com, Currency Converter

CRUISES   EMAIL & CYBER CAFES

ENVIRONMENTAL ADVOCACY - Crystal Cruises, Related Articles
CRUISE RESERVATIONS - Cayole,
CRUISE DEALS - Expedia, Orbitz, Priceline
CRUISE GUIDES - Cruise Diva, Cruise Critic

 

WEB MAIL - AOL, Hotmail, Yahoo, GMail
CYBER CAFES - Kinko's, MORE CYBER CAFES
E-CARDS
WI-FI ZONES - Maps, Free, Jiwire, T-Mobile

CYCLING   ECO-FRIENDLY TRAVEL

CYCLING RESOURCES - MapMyRide
CYCLING ORGANIZATIONS & MAGAZINES - Bike League, USA Cycling, Bicycling.com, Bicycling Life, BicyclingInfo.org, BikeWalk.org, USACycling.org, Cycling Organizations, MassBike.org
MOUNTAIN BIKING - IMBA, Mountain Bike Action, Mtn Biking Magazine, Mountain Bike Adventures, Dirt World
BIKE TRAILS & MAPS - New Jersey Bicycle Maps, Trail Source, LA Bike Paths, Mtn Bike Trails, Trails.com, Pedaling.com, Bike Washington DC, Seattle Bike Paths
CYCLING TOURS & TRIPS - Undiscovered Country Bike Tours, Breaking Away, Bike Racing & Training Camps, Trek Travel, Backroads, BicycleTrips.com, Bicycle Adventures, Escape Adventures, Rim Tours, Teton Mountain Bike Tours, Bike & Raft Tours, Bike Tours, Cycle Tours, Gourmet Bike Tours in France and Tuscany
INTERNATIONAL CYCLING - Breakaway Adventures, Blue Marble European Trips, Bike Routes in UK and Scotland, Euro Bike & Walking Tours
BIKE INSURANCE - Bicycle Insurance
CYCLING PRODUCTS & REVIEWS - Mtn Bike Products

 

GREEN HOTELS AND ECOLODGING - Hotels and Lodging Links, Best Green Hotels , Green Hotels Assoc., Eco-lodges
CAR RENTALS - EV Rental, Bio Beetle, Hertz
AIR TRAVEL - Carbon Offsets, Nature Air
ECOTOURISM ORGANIZATIONS AND DIRECTORIES - Int'l Ecotourism Society, Green Harmony Tours, Planeta, Responsible Travel, ECOTravel UK, EcoMall Links, EPA Coastal Waters Report Card, Eco Mall Eco Travel Section
OUTDOOR RECREATION - Ski Area Environmental Scorecard, Environmentally-friendly Ski Areas , Eco-friendly Golf
TRAVEL TIPS

ENTERTAINMENT   FAMILY VACATIONS

TICKETS AND ATTRACTIONS
AQUARIUMS & ZOOS - American Zoo and Aquarium Association, Worldwide Zoos , San Diego
FACTORY TOURS -
FESTIVALS - Festival Finder, Festivals, Cannes
MOVIE THEATERS - Regal Cinemas, Fandango, AMC Theaters, Cinemark, Yahoo! Movies
MUSEUMS - Art Museums in the USA, Art Museums in Europe, The Met, MOMA, Smithsonian, Art Museums Worldwide
THEATRE - Broadway, Playbill, Broadway Tickets
THEME PARKS -

 

FAMILY VACATIONS - Family Friendly Hotels, Family Travel Guides
DISNEY VACATIONS - Disney, Mouse Savers
HOTELS NEAR KINGS DOMINION - Kings Dominion Hotels
AIRLINE CHILDREN POLICIES - America West, Continental, Jet Blue, Southwest, United, USAir
TRAVEL WITH CHILDREN - NineBlue.com, KidsCanTravel.com, Travel For Kids, Have Children Will Travel, Family Travel Scoop
FAMILY REUNIONS - Family-Reunion.com , Genealogy , FamilyReunion.comSINGLE PARENT TRAVEL - Single Parent Travel, Parents Without Partners
HOLIDAY TRAVEL -

FOOD & RESTAURANTS   MASS TRANSIT

FARMERS MARKETS - Map of US Markets, Certified Farmers Markets, LocalHarvest.org, Farmers Market Online
NATURAL FOOD STORES - Whole Foods, Wild Oats, Food Co-ops, Health Food Stores
VEGETARIANS - Vegetarian Restaurants, Organic Food
, Veggie, VegDining, Questions?, Veg.org, Happy Cow, Veg USA, Veg Dining, Veg Eats, Vegetarians Abroad, Vegetarian Channel, Veg Web, About Vegetarian, Vegetarian Times, Vegan Society
VEGETARIAN VACATIONS - Vegetarian Vacations, Bicycle Beano, VegiVentures
AIRLINE & CRUISE FOOD - Airline Meals, Carry On Cuisine, Sky Meals, More...

DINING DISCOUNTS - Dining Channel, IGTCard, Entertainment Card, Metromix, Rewards Network
RESTAURANT GUIDES - Zagat, Open Table, Kosher
MORE FOOD & RESTAURANT LINKS - Raw Food Restaurants,

 

BAY AREA - myBART
BUS TRAVEL - Greyhound, First Student Charter Bus Travel, Coach USA, Gray Line, TrailWays
BUS ASSOCIATIONS - American Public Transportation Association, All About Busses, Busses
CHINATOWN BUSSES - GotoBus, Fungwah Bus, Lucky Tours, Sunshine Boston, Travel Pack USA
TIPS - Tips for Chartering, American Bus Association
EUROPE BUSSES - Bus About, Bus Eireann, Bus Station, Eurolines Pass, Go By Coach, Euro Lines
PUBLIC TRANSIT BY STATE -

GROUND TRANSPORTATION   HOTELS & LODGING

AIRPORT SHUTTLES - SuperShuttle, Prime Time, CT Limo, LimoLiner (NY-BOS), Green Path Transfers
ECO-TAXI & LIMO SERVICE - PlanetTran (Boston & NYC), OZOCar (Los Angeles), DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION -
HYBRID TOWNCARS FOR HIRE - Greentomatocars.com (London),
LIMOS/SHUTLES/TAXIS - Limos, SuperShuttle, 1800Taxi, Limos.com, A Limousine Connectory, Limousine Line, AirportService , Find a Taxi
NYC AIRPORT LIMOS - Tel-Aviv Car, Carmel Car
RV INFO - RV's, RV Trip Planner
SIGHTSEEING TOURS - Big Bus Company Tours - London, Philadelphia, Dubai, Big Bus (Tour London), NY sightseeing
TOWNCARS -


 

GREEN HOTELS - Hotels and Lodging Links, Best Green Hotels , Green Hotels Assoc. , Eco-Friendly Hotels, Green Hotels Rating System, BED AND BREAKFAST - BnBscape, BnBFinder, Karen Brown, Lanier, More...
ECOLODGING - BWC Links, Int'l Ecotourism Society
HOSTELS - Hostelling Intl

HOTELS IN FRANCE- Hotel Prince Eugene, Hotel Montsouris Orleans, Hotel Liege Strasbourg
HOTEL RESERVATIONS - Lodging, Hotels.com, Priceline
HOTEL REVIEWS AND RATINGS - TripAdvisor, Mobil, Hotel Shark, Hotel Chatter, Epinions, Fodor's, Frommers, Global Hotel Review, My Travel Guide, ThemeParkInsider, Travelpost, Zoom and Go
TIME SHARES - Time Sharing, RCI
PEER-TO-PEER ACCOMODATION - crashpadder
VACATION RENTALS - Cyber Rentals, VRBO
TRAVEL HEALTH   INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL

TRAVEL INSURANCE - InsureMyTrip, MedJet, Travel Guard
TRAVEL VACCINES -
International Society of Travel Medicine
American Society of Tropical Medicine
BIRD FLU - CDC, WHO, PandemicFlu

 

EMBASSY LINKS - PASSPORTS - U.S. Passport, Passport Info, OVERNIGHT PASSPORT - Passport Express, Instant Passport
CUSTOMS & FOREIGN ENTRY REQUIREMENTS -
U.S. State Dept, Food, Plant & Animal Requirements
TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS - FindTheBest: Requirmements by Country
TRAVEL WARNINGS - US State Dept
VISA'S ONLINE - Travel Docs, G3 Visas

FREQUENT FLIER MILEAGE PROGRAMS   TRAVEL GUIDES

JOIN FREQUENT FLIER PROGRAMS - Alaska, American, Cont'l, Delta, More frequent flier programs
FREQUENT FLIER WEBSITES - Webflyer, Frequent Flier, Flyer Talk
BUYING/SELLING MILES - Award Traveler, Miles4Sale, Mileage Brokers

 

DESTINATION GUIDES
IN-DEPTH GUIDE BOOKS - Fodors, Frommer's, Rick Steves, Lonely Planet, Let's Go, Directions Guides, Moon, Rough Guides
EUROPE - TimeOut, Rick Steves, Michelin, Karen Brown's B&B Guide, Hello Europe, Sandra A. Gustafson's "Great Sleeps" and "Great Eats", Blue Guides
SKI AREAS
SOUTH AMERICA - Foot Print Books
USA - Access city guides, Mile Post, Monk,

SPECIALTY TRAVEL   TRIP PLANNING

BUSINESS MEETINGS AND CONVENTIONS (GREEN OPTIONS) - Best Places to Meet Green
CUSTOM TRIP RESERVATIONS - Book Online
LAST MINUTE TRAVEL - Hot Rate Hotels, Last Minute Deals, Hot Travel Deals
DISABLED TRAVELERS - Passengers with Disabilities, Disability,
HERITAGE TRAVEL -
HONEYMOONS & WEDDINGS - A Wedding Walk
TRAVEL FOR SINGLES - All Singles Travel, O Solo Mio, Single Parent Travel, Parents Without Partners, Single Parent Central, Quality Time Travel
TRAVELING WITH PETS - More Traveling with Pets Resources
SENIOR TRAVEL - AARP
GAY & LESBIAN TRAVEL - PlanetOut, Out&About, IGLTA, More...
STUDENT TRAVEL - WOMEN ONLY TRAVEL - Women Only Trips
VOLUNTEER TRAVEL VACATIONS - Habitat, A Closer Look Travel, Moving Ecuador, Red Cross, EarthWatch Institute

 



LAST MINUTE TRAVEL - Site59, Orbitz, Travelocity, Expedia, Vacation Outlet, Spa Finder, Go Today
ONLINE TRAVEL - ONLINE TRAVEL AGENCIES - Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz, More...
BEFORE YOU LEAVE - US State Dept Travel Warnings,
TRAVEL AGENTS - Better World Club Reservations, Bali Advisor, Spirit Tours, Islands Express, MexicoXpress,
TRAVEL INSURANCE - Purchase Travel Insurance, Travel Insurance Guide,

TRAINS & SUBWAYS  
WEATHER, MAPS & TIME

TRAIN TRAVEL - Amtrak, Eurail, Canada, More...
SUBWAYS - List of International City Metro Maps, Metropla, Boston, NY Subway Directions, Washington, DC

 

MAPS - Green Maps, Map Quest, Google Maps, Michelin, Google Earth
TIME - Time/Date, Wakeup Calls
WEATHER - Weather Channel, Almanac, Weather Underground, Weather.Gov
. CITY WEATHER - Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, New York,

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