The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes 'sight-seeing.' ~Daniel J. Boorstin
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Web Site Links
Web links for: Useful sites for travellers
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This website lets you translate entire paragraphs from numerous different languages into numerous different languages. It is quick, useful and pretty accurate.
Shyla's favourite currency converter and has all global currencies.
Dragoman Overland Expeditions
Overland travel company offering hard-core travel experiences around the globe.
EscapeArtist online magazine for ex-pat living
A great resource for overseas jobs and ex-pat living.
This website links you directly to 1000´s of hostels around the world, eliminating the middle-man markup. We use this website a lot!!! and there is NO booking fee.
Just like Hostel bookers, except they charge a $2 US dollar booking fee. This is our second choice if Hostel Bookers doesn't have a room.
Weather with Historical Data
Worldwide holiday weather guide. Great for planning on when to go.
Weights and Measures
Great site to convert metric (kilos) to Imperial UK (stones) to USA measurements (pounds). Also for weights, nautical, and even roman measurements. Also has history regarding different measurements.
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Where are we?
Living on Main Street in Vacouver, WA (USA.) Here we are building our business as WILD SPIRIT TRAVEL.
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