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Provides guides to countries and organizations around the world, and related news articles to provide further current information.
CIA World Factbook
Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. Our Reference tab includes: maps of the major world regions, as well as Flags of the World, a Physical Map of the World, a Political Map of the World, a World Oceans map, and a Standard Time Zones of the World map.
Global Road Warrior Country Database addresses 22 categories of interest to travelers in over 175 foreign countries, including business culture, communications, demographics, money and banking, points of interest, security, society and culture, tips for businesswomen, transportation, and travel essentials. Also includes maps and photographs.
Travel Guides Guidebooks with first-hand experience and business travel.
Lonely Planet More guidebooks written by those with a first-hand experience in the area and including background information.
Provided by the U.S. Government, this program sends information to and assists the participant in emergency situations abroad. Enter details about your trip and contact information and the embassy abroad will also send information.