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Tourist Information

Planning a trip to the U.S.?

There is a great deal of useful U.S. travel information on the Internet, and a preliminary excursion in cyberspace will serve you well when you are ready to begin your journey in the real world.

Transportation/Getting Around

  • Amtrak: Train schedules and ticket reservations
  • Greyhound: Bus schedules and fares


  • All-Hotels: One of the largest online hotel reservation companies. 
    It offers every kind of lodging including B & B's, discount motel and 
    luxury 5-star accommodation all over the world.

Alternative accomodation can be found at:

 Campgrounds & trailer parks:

Vacations on a dude or guest ranch:

Things to do

  • Musea: Virtual Library with museum listings by name, state, type, etc. (courtesy of Oakland Museum of California)
  • National Parks Service: All the information you are looking
    for about visiting the National Parks (courtesy of National
    Park Service).
  • Ticketmaster: Ticket reservations for sports, arts, music and family events.
  • World Heritage Sites in the U.S. (courtesy of National Park Service)

Disabled Travelers

For information on barrier-free vacations, accessible air travel, transportation and destinations start with the Disability Travel and Recreation Resources (courtesy of Jim Lubin)

How far is/ How much is/ What's the weather/ Where is?...

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