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Websites for the virtual traveller. by perfectbitch on 6 August 2005 7:03pm
 
Found this in today's Guardian travel section and thought they may be fun and the info may be of some use.

worldtravellers.net/timetables/time.html
Fine list of links to practically every rail network on the planet.

uk.geocities.com/my_ferries/ferries.html
A guide to world ferries.

findacrew.net
Virtually work your around the world on everything from ocean-going yachts to cruise liners

cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
Cia guide to the world. Good maps, bizarre facts.

national-anthems.net/
and what passports look like.

radio-locator.com/
Guide to radio stations around the world with links to most of those that broadcast on the net.

roadsideamerica.com
Hugely entertaining guide to the USA's stranger tourist attractions.

Sorry, don't know how to post active links.
 
Re: Websites for the virtual traveller. by orit on 7 August 2005 12:16am
 
Great sites!

May I add this:
http://www.slowtrav.com/
"Slow Travel is a community of people who like to travel and experience new places! This website contains our reviews for vacation rentals, hotels and restaurants, our trip reports, and our travel information."
 
Re: Websites for the virtual traveller. by tucsonmike on 7 August 2005 4:52am
 
Another Virtual Traveler site.
http://www.galenfrysinger.com/index.htm
Mike
 



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