Other useful resources

Directory of Embassies and Consulates >>

United Nations >>

U.S. Department of State Fact Sheets By Country >>

List of Emergency Numbers By Country >>

Transportation Security Administration >>

Country Calling Codes >>

How to Avoid Pickpockets >>

Satellite Phones >>

WillMyPhoneWork >>

GIT Satellite Communications (Austin Company) >>

Handling Political Conversation Abroad (Washington Post) >>

Protecting Your Information and Privacy While Traveling >>

OSAC Safety and Security Report on Kidnapping >>

U.S. Customs & Border Protection Program >>

Guidelines for Earthquake Prepardeness (from International SOS) >>

10 Common Travel Scams And How to Avoid Them (Washington Post) >>

The Traveler's Guide to Cybersecurity (Syracuse University) >>

Ready.gov >>

Sharing Photos Privately >>

What Not to Post Online While Abroad >>

Best Practices for Using a VPN While Traveling >>

Health-Related Sites

World Health Organization International Travel and Health Site >>

Center for Disease Control and Prevention >>

CDC Destination Guide >>

CDC Vaccination Information >>

CDC Resources for Travelers >>

Help with Money

Currency Converter >>

Accessing money while abroad >>

Traveler-Specific Information

Resources for Travelers with Disabilities

Mobility International >>

U.S. Department of State - Travelers with Disabilities >>

Resources for Women

TransitionsAbroad - Women Travelers >>

AIG Travel for Women >>

LGBTQ+ Travel Resources 

International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, and Intersex Association (ILGA) >>>

LGBTQ+ Study Abroad Resource List >> 

Diversity Abroad - LGBTQ+ Students Abroad >>>

TSA Guide for Trans Passengers >>>

National Center for Transgender Equality: Airport Security >>>

Equaldex >>>

U.S. Department of State LGBTI Travel Information >>>