Internet Resources - Travel



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  • Access Northern California
    Access Northern California (ANC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to facilitating greater access to travel and recreational opportunities in Northern California for people with physical disabilities. ANC provides both informational and educational services to consumers and businesses.
    Browse related subjects: California, Recreation, Travel
  • Beach Watch
    From the EPA. Lists beaches by state. Gives map, closest town, some pollution information.
    Browse related subjects: Environment, Gazetteer, Travel
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
    The CDC 's mission is to collaborate to promote prevention of disease, injury and disability, and to prepare for new health threats. CDC.gov links to statistical sources for morbidity and mortality health data. Information is available on current national and worldwide emergencies and disasters. CDC.gov is also the place to look for immunization guidelines for children, and for traveler's vaccine requirements. It links to information on country safety for travelers, environmental safety, and workplace safety and health.
    Browse related subjects: Consumer Health, Medicine, Public Health, Statistics, Travel
  • CIA World Factbook
    The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 266 world entities.
    Browse related subjects: Countries, Encyclopedias, Geography, Social Issues, Travel
  • GoAbroad.com
    A comprehensive on-line source for study abroad, language schools, overseas internships, international volunteer positions, teach abroad, jobs abroad, US Universities, Eco-Travel around the world, and a whole lot more!
    Browse related subjects: Countries, Directories, Travel
  • LookLex Travel Guide and Encyclopedia
    LookLex presents North Africa and the Middle East to western audiences. The site contains 3 main channels: reference material organized into an encyclopedia, traveler's guides to the North African countries, and a basic language course in Arabic.
    Browse related subjects: Countries, Encyclopedias, Geography, Islam, Languages, Travel
  • Tourism Offices Worldwide Directory
    A directory to official tourist information sources: government tourism offices, convention and visitors bureaus, chambers of commerce, and similar organizations that provide free, accurate, and unbiased travel information to the public.
    Browse related subjects: Countries, Directories, Travel
  • Travel Warnings, Alerts, and Consular Information Sheets
    Latest travel advisories from the U. S. Dept. of State.
    Browse related subjects: Countries, Travel
  • USA CityLink
    Links to U.S. states and cities offering information on travel, tourism, and relocation.
    Browse related subjects: Travel

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Bikeways - Santa Cruz County

2007 Santa Cruz County Bikeways map can be downloaded from the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (SCCRTC) website. This map shows bicycle lanes, bicycle paths and alternate routes within Santa Cruz County; it also features major attractions, schools, bike shops, parks, campgrounds and hostels. Detailed insets of the ... [More]

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