Background Notes
Extensive information on countries throughout the world.

CIA Factbook
Click on "countries" from the home page to get the alphabetical list of countries. Gives many different facts and statistics.

E-Conflict World Encyclopedia
Provides anthems, flags, maps, weather, news, and more on nations of the world.

Flags of All Countries
Quick and easy when you just need a picture.

Festivals and Traditions


Major World Crop Areas and Climate Profiles Online



An easy-to-use, two-step database that lets you view and compare up-to-date statistics for member states of the United Nations.

Enchanted Learning

Illustrated Glossary of Landforms and Bodies of Water


Geography World

Provides links to information, geography related games, maps and other activities.


Landforms and Definitions List

Introduces major kinds of landforms with images.


Lonely Planet Country Links
Environment, history, economy, culture, and lots of info for the traveler of countries all over the world.


Create your own map or print a tripticket.


Mexico for Kids

Provides a virtual tour of Mexico. The geography of the country can also be explored through maps, facts, and information about population and climate.


U.S. Census Bureau
Alphabetical list of all kinds of
United States statistics.

The Universal Currency Converter

Washington Post.Com: World

Scroll down to the "World Search" text box and type in a country. Gives latest news, weather, plus links.

World Flag Database

A database of flags for the world's nations.

World news online, search news, newspapers, magazines, T.V., radio from around the world.

World Wide Holidays and Events


World Wide Holiday & Festivial Site


World Wide Web of Sports