Online Travel Links, Information & Resources
The San Remo Hotel offers online travel-related links to help you in your search for information. Links are displayed alphabetically by category. To help in your evaluation of the link, a brief explanation is provided for each. Inclusion in this list does not represent an endorsement, although we do try to be selective - and reserve the right to do so.
Put together for would-be and first-time backpackers and travellers, eTravel.org is full of tips on how to go it alone. The site's news and advice make a click here essential for intrepid travellers.
Advice for travellers, jet stress and how to stay healthy while flying with Jet Ease.
OneBag.com - The Art & Science of Traveling Light
There's no question: overpacking easily heads the list of biggest travel mistakes. Thus this Web site, offering exhaustive (some might say exhausting) detail on the art of travelling light, living for an indefinite period of time out of a single (carry-on-sized) bag.
Wi-Fi Hot Spot Finder
Search and browse for Wi-FiŽ hotspot locations wherever you are or plan to be.
Canadian Travel and Health Insurance - Pucher Insurance
We provide travel medical insurance and health insurance for Canadians planning a trip abroad or for visitors to Canada / Pucher Insurance.
Backpackers travel insurance
24/7 travel insurance for backpackers provides travellers aged under 36 with essential travel cover at the best price possible.
Worldwide Travel Plan UK Holiday Insurance
Insuring persons up to 99 years. Family, individual, business cover. All medical conditions concidered.
The mail-order travel product source that I most enthusiastically recommend is Magellan's, with headquarters (and a very nice retail store) in Santa Barbara, California. If you're not already receiving their catalogs, phone them right away to get on their mailing list. Of the items on my packing list that you don't already have, most can be obtained from Magellan's.
Mail-order travel product supplier, with an emphasis on clothing rather than equipment. Their Web site has a "sale annex", with special prices on discontinued products.
Adventure clothing specialist Tilley Endurables makes great travel wear. Their AdventureCloth, when sufficiently broken in, stands up to the rigours of travel better than most anything.
Carry-On Restrictions: By Airline
The Federal Aviation Administration is limiting all airline passengers to one carry-on bag and one personal article such as a purse or briefcase. The new rule takes effect immediately. These restrictions can change at any time. Be sure to check with your airline for the latest information.
The Internet's premier site for frequent flyer program information and advice.
U.S. Department of State: Passports
Health related warnings, notices, etc.
Frequently Asked Questions from U.S. Residents Who Travel Abroad
U.S. Customs & Border Protection official website.
Currency Exchange Rates
U.S. Embassys Abroad
The Electronic Embassy provides information on each of the embassies in Texas D.C., with links to Web-based resources where available.
Link directory of Top Sites
SEO friendly web directory of top sites & blogs organized by topic into categories and presented according to relevance of website. Submit your website free.
Haabaa Internet Web Directory - Quality family friendly web directory & meta search engine.
BusinessGuide.TV Web Directory - Searchable web directory offering site screenshots and free URL submission.
Free web directory Quality human edited free web directory
Canada Real Estate - Canadian Real Estate link exchange directory featuring realtors, agents, property, construction, manufacturers and home services.
World Real Estate - International link exchange directory featuring real estate agents, realtors, homes, vacation properties, links!
The Great Directory - The Great Directory is a General Web Directory that is completely human edited with each website listed being organised neatly into their appropriate categories.
The Net Directory - The Net Directory is a general web directory neatly organising web sites from the Internet into many organised and controlled categories.
Director Storm - Internet Directory
Adventure Travel Partners
U.S. Travel Partners