Thinking about heading outside the U.S.? Make sure you have the documents you need and check for travel advisories at the U.S. Department of State.

A to Z World Travel offers global city guides and travel resources. Whether your looking for the best place to get grilled lamb in Ankara, Turkey or trying to figure out if you can use your hairdryer in Hong Kong, they can help.

The Travel Resource List compiles the best resources they and their readers have found online. Their goal is to provide an up-to-date, comprehensive, straightforward destination where travelers, backpackers, vacations and those preparing for study abroad are able to find the top travel resources by category.

The National Geographic’s offers satellite, street maps, trail maps, and more through their online atlas. Search the online atlas or browse and shop via the Map Machine.

And of course, there are Google Maps and Google Earth!

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