World clock - www.timeanddate.com
Holidays around the world www.earthcalendar.net/index.php
Holidays around the world www.timeanddate.com/holidays
Health-Related Information Links
World Health Organization (WHO) www.who.int
Center for Disease Control (CDC) www.cdc.gov/travel Telephone:1-800-311-3435
Translating Dictionaries http://dictionaries.travlang.com
Foreign Language Online Dictionaries www.yourdictionary.com/languages.html
International Travel Information Links
Airline Toll-Free Numbers and Websites www.onetravel.com/travel/airlinenumbers.asp
Exchange Rate Information and Currency Converter www.oanda.com/convert/classic
Conversion scales for baking, cooking, speed, gas mileage, etc. www.calculateme.com
Conversions for currency exchange, length, area, weight, volume, temperatures, clothing & shoe sizes (men, women, children)
Travel Warnings, Public Announcements, Consular Information Sheets
regardless of nationality
Expat Women www.expatwomen.com
Women Abroad https://internationalcenter.umich.edu/abroad/swt/diversity/women
www.expatexpert.com - Books about transitioning during life abroad by Expat Expert Robin Pascoe; listen to her on-line global
lecture series addressing issues of global mobility, such as: challenges for the accompanying expat spouse; raising children
abroad; relocating a relationship; and coming home again (repatriation)
Newcomers and mom’s clubs worldwide directory - www.newcomersclub.com
Transitions Abroad magazine and much more info for expats www.transitionsabroad.com
Tales from a Small Planet www.talesmag.com – Online magazine for expats
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