SIRS Researcher-World Almanac-Maps: Select “Nations of the World” for information from The World Almanac and Book of Facts. Click the “Source” icon for citation information or “How to Cite” at the top of the page for specific MLA instructions.
Geography & Culture
The Amazing Race
ideas for interesting and exciting things to do in your county? Check
out the episodes link on the site for this hit CBS show to see where
contestants have been.
and analyses of the historical setting and the social, economic,
political, and national security systems and institutions of countries
throughout the world. Prepared by the Library of Congress.
International Travel Alerts
Gives travel alerts and warnings for international travel.
Portal to the World
In-depth information about the nations and other areas of the world prepared by subject specialist at the Library of Congress.
Teach Global Ed
High quality resources about five world regions: Africa, Latin America, Middle East, Slavic and Eastern Europe, and East Asia.
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Intelligence Agency to give information about the geography, people,
government, economy, communications, transportation and military
strengths of many nations around the world.
about activities, dining, shopping, tours, and weather from iExplore, a
leading online seller of adventure and experiential travel.
Tips and travel guides compiled by experienced African travel veterans.
The Africa Guide
A travel guide to the entire continent with information on 52 countries, from Algeria to Zimbabwe.
African Studies Center
compiled by the University of Pennsylvania’s African Studies Center.
Includes travel warnings, information sheets, and maps.
Africa Travel Planner
Tips on traveling in Africa from the experts at National Geographic.
Internet Public Library-Africa
Links to travel guides for various countries in Africa.
Safari information for East Africa, South Africa and Southern Africa.