Resources

Web Links

Our recommended Websites for research and travel tips Here are some of our favourite travel websites.

Some of our customers wish to make their own informed choices. We would happy to formulate an itinerary if you wish us to do so. Please report any dead links if you find any.

 
Destinations
Africa
 
Africa Guide
Cape Town
Egypt
Egypt (Pyramids)
Magical Kenya
Morocco
South Africa
Tanzania
Zambia
and the Victoria Falls
 
  Asia & Oceania (Aus/NZ)  
 
Australia
Great Australian Train Journeys
Beijing Tips
Cambodia
China
Dubai
Discover Hong Kong
Hong Kong Arts Festival
YourSingapore
Fiji
India
Japan
New Zealand
Fiordland, New Zealand
Papua New Guinea
Qatar Tourism
Shanghai
South Korea
Malaysia
Myanmar (Burma)
Taiwan
Thailand
Turkey
Vietnam
 
   
  Europe
(Continental and Scandinavia, incl. Eastern and Southern)
 
 
Austria
Belgium
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Best European Destinations portal  start here
Berlin Tourism
Bulgarian Tourism
Cool Capitals
Croatia Tourism
Czech Republic
Cyprus Tourism
Denmark
Estonia
Fjords in Norway Guide
Eurail
European Capital of Culture
France Official Tourism
Destination Germany
Germany Visits
DB German Rail All-Day Regional Tickets
Greenland
Greece
Hungary
Iceland
Iceland's Scenic Drives
Ireland
Language
Istanbul
Latvia
Lithuania
Macedonia
Neuschwanstein Castle
Netherlands
Northern Lights: Aurora Borealis
Visit Norway
Paris Convention and Visitors Office
Poland
Prague Guide
Scandinavia Tourist Boards
Schengen Treaty - Visas
Slovak Republic
Slovakia Tourism
Spotted by Locals
Story of Berlin museum
Swedish Travel and Tourism
Switzerland Tourism
Spain
Turkey
Vienna Tourist Board
Visit Europe
Walking Tours Mp3
 
  Russia  
 
Moscow
St. Petersburg
Way to Russia start here
 
  Central and South America  
 
Wikitravel - Central America
Wikitravel - South America
Argentina
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Guatemala
Honduras
Mexico
Panama
Peru
Venezuela
and the Angel Falls
 
     
  Sri Lanka Travel (Inbound)  
 
At Sri Lanka
Explore Lanka
IExplore - Sri Lanka
Department of Immigration and Emigration
Nuwara Eliya - Little England
Royston Ellis on Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka Tourism - Official Portal start here
SriLankan Holidays
The Guardian - Infusions of Grandeur
The Lankan
Ceylon Tea Trails - In association with DilmahTM
Travel and Tourism - Sri Lanka Explorer
 
  UK  
 
The United Kingdom is classified separately from Europe only because of the many useful resources available on the web, and its popularity with Sri Lankan outbound tourists.
AboutBritain.com
Bath
Britain's Heritage Cities
Britannia - UK Travel & Tour Guide
Cambridge
Cardiff
Coach - See National Express / City Link
Days out Guide
English Heritage
Enjoy Britain
Enjoy England
Hidden England
Historic Houses Association
Images of England
In Britain Magazine
Lake District
London Tube Guru
London Helicopter
LondonTown Start here for London only
British Monarchy and Royalty
National Rail (The Trainline)
National Trust of Scotland
Official London Theatre
Oxford
Public Transport in UK
Royal Palaces UK
Royal Parks
The National Trust - Places to visit
Trains out of London
The Tube - Tickets and Travelcards
UK Terminology
Virtual London
Visit Ireland
Visit Scotland
Visit Wales
York
What's on Stage in Theatreland
 
  USA and Canada  
 
Alaska Cruise Tour
Amtrak Guide
British Columbia, Canada
Canada Tourism
Canada's Places of a Lifetime
CitySearch the best of New York
DrVoyageur.com Budget Travel Lessons
The Great Lakes
Los Angeles: My LA Visitor Centre
New York Times city guide
Newfoundland Tourism
Niagara Falls Tourism
NYC Official Page
NYC Official Tourist Page
Tourism Alberta
Tourism Montréal
Tourism Québec
Tourism Saskatchewan
Tourism Toronto
Tourism Vancouver
Washington D.C.
 
    
 
Hotels & Restaurants
 
 
Tourama Hotels - what you need to know
Hotelsmag
Hotel Chains - what's out there
Lanka Restaurants.com - with international restaurant links portal
The Leading Hotels of the World
Tripadvisor
 
 
Jargon and Codes
 
 
Flyer Talk Glossary
Airline and Airport Codes
Metric Conversions
Travel Industry Dictionary
Travel Rules and Rights
Tourama's Jargon Buster
 
 
Airports, Airlines and Metros
See also under individual categories 
 
 
Flat Seats in Premium Class
Airline Meals
Airport Guide
Conditions of Carriage
Seat 61 Train Tips
FlyerGuide-Wiki
Seat Guru
Seat Maestro
SkyTrax
Sleeping in Airports
Subways around the world
Wikipedia Airports Category start here
Taxi Fare Finder
World Airline Awards
World Airport Awards
see also Codes
 
 
Airline Alliances
 
 
Star Alliance
SkyTeam
Oneworld start here
 
 
Attractions - general guides
 
 
Automobile Museums
Art Museums of the World & Great Masters (Google)
Buildings and Structures
Great Buildings Online
Castles of the World
Cathedrals of the World
Movie Locations-the Worldwide Guide
Best Museums in the World
Pilgrimage Sites for Catholics by City
Structures and Buildings
start here
 
 
GDS
 
 
Amadeus® & Check my Trip®
Galileo® ViewTrip
Abacus® and Sabre® Virtually There
 
 
Translators and Language
 
 
BBC Languages Quick Fix
Google Translator
WorldLingo
 
 
Travel Research starting points
 
 
1000 Places to See Before You Die
Airpasses
A View on Cities
BBC Travel
Best Places on Earth
CNN Travel
Concierge.com
Cosmos Tours
Embassies and High Commissions
Expedia Trip Companion on Facebook
EventsEye
Google Maps
I Go You Go
Immigration - Getting / Renewing your passport
Immigration - Passport, Health, Visa requirements
Lonely Planet Online
National Geographic Traveller Top 10 Lists
Real Cities
Seven New Wonders
NY Times Travel
Rough Guides Online
Sydney Morning Herald Travel
Time Out - Worldwide City Guides
Train Rides - by IRT Society
Travel Advisories by UK FCO
Travel Intelligence
Travel Secrets
TripBod | Bespoke Travel Tips
UNESCO World Heritage
UK Sunday Times Travel
VirtualTourist.com
WikiTravel start here
Word Travels
World Events Guide
World Heritage Sites (Private)
 
  Travel Money  
  ATM Locator   

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