World Heritage SiteTravel Guides

Not sure where to go or want to learn more about a region or country? Below is a list of websites with helpful information. Content is subject to change.


The travel guidebook website has been on the forefront of travel for more than 50 years with information on everything from places to visit to possible problems. 

Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet prides itself on being written for travelers. The extensive forum boards are also worth reviewing. 

CIA Factbook

The CIA Factbook website covers statistics about people and society, government, economy, and transnational issues, as well as other information.

US Department of State–Travel Information

Up-to-date travel conditions around world are available from the U.S. Department of State. Learn about the United States government stance on issues in countries, health risks, and the basics of foreign culture. It’s also a great place to learn about emergency protocol by country.