Travel related sites

Airport list   A simple list of UK airports and phone numbers
Alpine Travelers   A great website full of information on the Alps by a local.



ATOL provides financial protection on flights and services so if someone offers you a cheap flight you can check them out on-line.  

A2bairports The Complete UK and Ireland Airport Guide
  Online holiday store. Searchs the UK's biggest live database of over 70,000 late-availability holiday sun, city break and holiday flight deals from all of the UK's top tour operators.
Bed & Breakfast   Information on over 650 top quality properties throughout England, Scotland and Wales

British Hotel reservation System


BHRC specialises in hotel bookings for leisure and corporate travellers. BHRC book accommodation in London and the UK, ranging from budget B&Bís, to 5-star luxury properties and apartments. 

British Tourist Authority 


Visit Britain. The British Tourist Authority website. Wonderful panoramic pictures, details on film locations, places to say. Everything you wanted to know about visiting Britain - useful access for foreign visitors to the site. Did you know there are TWO official languages in Britain! Well worth a browse - perhaps you might choose to visit somewhere in the UK that you hadn't thought of before. There are around 800 Tourist Information Centres all over Britain offering information about their area on all sorts of topics from accommodation to events. Search our database to find the one nearest the place you want to visit.
  This site offers an exchange rate calculator for every currency in the world! You need to check out their disclaimer concerning comparison with other calculations as an exchange rate calculation is only correct at the minute you calculate it. Happy exchanging.
  Developed by Microsoft, claims to be a one stop travel shop for booking flights, cars, hotels, book a package holiday, personalised travel service.
Foreign Language   Multiple Foreign Language guides for traveller's
  Claimes to be the largest hotel directory on the internet, to find accommodation anywhere in the world.
Hotel Guide   Hotel guide with over 60,000 hotels worldwide
Lonely Planet
  Your guide to the good, the bad and the unfamiliar places on the planet, talk to other travellers at the Thorn Tree - the bulletin board for people with itchy feet. Travel news and features updated weekly
National Geographic
  National Geographic
Passport Agency
  Home pages of the UK Passport Agency
Special places to stay   Alastair Sawday's guide to palces to stay in the UK, France, Spain, Portugal and Ireland
Time Zone   Convert any time zone in the world. Useful when trying to work out travel arrangements or calling someone abroad.
Tourist Offices Worldwide
  The TOWD is your guide to official tourism information, an index listing only official government tourism offices, convention and visitors bureaus, and similar agencies. No travel agents, no tour operators, no hotels. The database contains in excess 1539 entries as Dec. 1999.
  A very useful translation tool for a number of main languages
Travel tips
  TWEnJ is a not-for-profit information resource published in appreciation of the help we've received during our travels, and as a commitment to Internet volunteerism. Lots of good travel tips.
UK Tourism
  The official website of the tourism research liaison group of the United Kingdom. The group is made up of representatives of the national tourist boards of Britain, England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland and of the Department for Culture, Media and Sport.
West Country
  A whole website dedicated to the west Country - very high quality and some excellent pictures.
  The comprehensive listing of current travel and entertainment news and tickets. See the latest from,,,,,,, Escape Routes and


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