OANDA's currency calculator tools are the touchstone foreign exchange rates compiled from leading market data contributors. Our rates are trusted and used by major corporations, tax authorities, auditing firms, and individuals around the world.
This is a language tool that utilizes a proprietary methodology, engaging interface, and easy, intuitive interactive tools to deliver practical conversational skills and valuable cultural insight for a foreign language. Lessons include strategically placed memory-building exercises to help users remember what they are learning in addition to critical thinking exercises, which help them to intuitively understand the language and adapt it to similar conversations. This database is provided by OPLIN, the Ohio Public Library Information Network.
TRAVEL GUIDES & REFERENCE
Here is a link to the local Akron chapter of the AAA.
The online presence of the popular travel book series. Learn all about the top destinations.
This Web site contains the online versions of books previously published (1988-98) in hard copy by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook.
This is the online presence of the popular travel consultant. Learn all about planning a trip, news and articles, and much more.
The ultimate source for airplane seating, in-flight amenities, and airline information.
Background Notes provide information on geographic entities and international organizations and are updated periodically. Background Notes for some countries are currently unavailable.
Here’s a link to get information about getting your passport.
The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for world entities.
TRAVEL SAFETY TIPS
Here is a link to expert travel tips from the popular travel magazine.
The State Department’s Office of American Citizens Services and Crisis Management (ACS) administer the Consular Information Program, which informs the public of conditions abroad that may affect their safety and security. Country Specific Information, Travel Alerts, and Travel Warnings are vital parts of this program.
Travel alerts are issued to disseminate information about short-term conditions, either transnational or within a particular country, that pose significant risks to the security of U.S. citizens.
Here are links to a few of the most popular travel savings websites.