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CDC Traveler's Health provides a guide to safe food and water, vaccination requirements, and destination-specific health information.
PassportHealth is the largest provider of travel medical services in the U.S. with 250+ locations nationwide. Travel Medicine Specialists provide the necessary immunizations, medications, and education to help you reduce the risk of becoming ill abroad. is your best source for information on the different electrical outlets, electrical plugs, and electric sockets found throughout the world. When youre traveling, youll need to know what adapter plug will fit the various types of receptacles.
United States Embassy finder.
Flight Delay Information - Air Traffic Control System Command Center
Go to FlightView website
Before you head to the airport, check out This site lets you enter the Airline Name and the Flight Number and view on your computer screen the exact location of the flight. It even gives you the exact take off and expected landing times as well as currently altitude and speed. provides airport information on hundreds of airports, including flight status & tracking, airport amenities, terminal maps, parking, layover ideas, security information, and a wealth of information aimed at easing the burden of air travel.
Go to Google Earth

From exotic locales like Maui to local restaurants and schools, Google Earth puts a planet's worth of Earth imagery and other geographic information right on your desktop. Google Earth is free for personal use. No registration is required.

Go to Intellicast for world weather forecasts

World Weather Forecasts. So you'll know whether to take your umbrella to London or your swimsuit to Rio (not that you wouldn't anyway!).

Go to Parks and Recreation
See an alphabetical listing of National Park Service sites or locate parks on a map, by state, region, or zip code.
Go to Nationa Weather Service Marine ForecastsGo to Nationa Weather Service Marine Forecasts
NOAA is a federal agency focused on the condition of the oceans and the atmosphere.The marine forecast website provides links to their products as well as additional regionally focused information.
Go to for currenct exhange
OANDA, The Currency Site is the advanced and comprehensive provider of foreign exchange, currency trading, and information services.
Exchange currency before you travel. Buy currency on-line and have it delivered to your home or pick up at nearest Travelex store.
Go to Passort Services website
The Passport Services Office provides information and services to American citizens about how to obtain, replace or change a passport.
AmericanPassport is a privately owned and government authorized passport-expediting company. They provide a variety of services, ranging from 24-hour to two-week turnaround times. Placing an order with them is a quick and easy alternative to the long government-based passport process.
Need your visa processed quickly?  VisaCentral can fast track your order and process it in the fewest days possible.
A trip requires careful planning. Listed are important steps you can take to prepare for a safe trip anywhere outside the United States. In addition, you can search for your destination to view more specific information about that country or area.
Traveling abroad doesn’t have to be confusing if you know the right things before you go. Travel.State.Gov provides answers for Americans traveling abroad.
Know before you go. As an international traveler, you should be aware of the rules for bringing items back from your trip.
International cell phone rentals. If you travel abroad, you know just how costly and complicated making a phone call can be, even local, in-country calls. PlanetFone cell phones work in over 150 countries.
This website's mission is to provide its visitors with comprehensive and up to date information on how to dial internationally from the USA, Canada or from any other country.
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Sailwx is an integrated maritime information service that aggregates worldwide ship locations into a single map. Weather conditions including ocean currents, wave height and tides are also available and can be integrated into ship location maps.
Go to PIE website
At the St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport, we offer all of the world-class amenities and services you'd expect from a top international airport - minus the crowds and delays. Plus, our fees are significantly lower than other area airports.
SeatGuru helps you find airline seat maps, flights shopping, and flight information.
Go to ShipParade website

Welcome to Ship Parade! Here you will find dozens of cruise reviews, hundreds of ships, thousands of photos.

Go to TPA website

Tampa International Airport (TPA) is an award winning facility due to its unique architectural design and travel friendly functionality. TPA is located just five miles west of downtown Tampa on the east shore of Tampa Bay.

Current local time in an extensive selection of cities and countries worldwide, in all time zones with DST accounted for. Links to each city with extensive info on time, weather forecast, Daylight Saving Time changes, sunrise, sunset and moon times and phases.
Go to TSA website
TSA has prepared the TSA Traveler's Guide to help ensure passengers have the answers they need to common security screening questions. For travelers on-the-go, TSA has the "My TSA" mobile application. The My TSA mobile application provides 24/7 access to helpful TSA information on the go.
This site contains over 130 pages worth of travel safety tips that can be useful to any traveler. You will find tips involving luggage theft, avoiding pickpockets, laptop theft, and hotel burglary.
Packing Checklist that can be downloaded.
Go to CIA World Factbook website
The U.S. government’s complete online geographical handbook, featuring full-color maps and flags of all nations and geographical entities. Each country profile tracks such demographics as population, ethnicity and literacy rates, as well as political, geographical and economic data.
Your link to zoos around the world including a link to aquariums around the world.