Breakaway Destination Guides (International)

Breakaway’s Travel World

A Guide to Golden Lands and Faraway Places

Breakaway's Travel Lounge
Breakaway's Travel Lounge is your first stop on the way to a perfect holiday. Here you will find all those little extras that go to making your holiday just that little bit better.
Why not relax in our lounge. Review the weather in your chosen destination, check out the rates of exchange, or find that little extra bit of information that goes to making the whole experience a bit more enjoyable.
We hope you enjoy your stay with us.
Travel Essentials by Breakaway
Travel Lounge
Getaway Specials from Marriott.
icon  Doctors Overseas - Located in more than 65 countries, clinics offer pre-travel immunizations, consulting and medicines to help protect travellers while travelling internationally. Most clinics also provide care to travellers if needed upon their return.
icon  Disaster and Emergency AlertMap - National Association of Radio Distress-Signaling and Info communications in Hungary has put together a helpful real-time map of global....
icon  World Disasters - Daily news linked to the articles and displayed as icons on a map from 2000
icon  Stormpulse
♦ You can view hurricanes and hurricane season dating back to 1851
♦ Cloud cover (updated every 6 hours) is available back to 2005.
♦ Clicking on a storm in the "2006 Storm Season Summary" should open up a historical description of the storm and pan over to the storm in the map window.
♦ Satellite images update every half-hour or so.
icon  Conflict Map - Conflict Map Wars in the 20th Century by The Nobel Prize Website.
icon  XE.COM Personal Currency Assistant
icon  Things to take with you - A few helpful item to make your trip more enjoyable.
icon  Hotel Key Cards - What is on Your Magnetic Hotel Key Card?.
icon  You & Your Mobile Phone Abroad - Don't let the cost of your phone calls home get out of hand.
Scuba Diving
From coral reefs, fishes and colorful varieties of sea creatures, you can truly enjoy the experience of a diving adventure.
The world is worth seeing
Travel books are good for the initial "big picture" trip planning, but not for the details. Through our pages we try to bring you a taste of the Exotic.
Travel Lounge
For all those little tip that help make any holiday enjoyable
icon  QLOCK - World Clock
icon  Detailed Daylight Saving Worldwide - The history of daylight saving, the standardization of time, and when regions around the globe spring ahead and fall back.
icon  Bank Holidays of the World - This site informs you of all the days when banks are closed due to religious or public events. Major events elections, strikes, riots...) are also listed , as well as school holidays in many countries.
icon  Earth Calendar - Every day is a celebration! The Earth Calendar is an online calendar of holidays and observances around the world.
icon  TripperMap - Get a Cool Flash Map for your online Photos or Blog
icon  How To Travel The World For Free - World travel can be much cheaper and far less stressful than a normal American lifestyle.
icon  Live & Work in USA - Participate in the Official US Green Card Lottery! - USAGC Organization specializes in Green Card Lottery registration. Online forma, free eligibility test and legal assistant
Luggage Forward
Special Custom Travel
It can be scary to venture into the world, but when planning a trip, make sure you are prepared for any spontaneous inspirations while exploring the planet. Explore new places, meet new people, try new foods and learn things about the world and yourself - that you never imagined were possible.
Have your luggage picked up from your home and delivered directly to your destination so you can avoid hauling your luggage to and from the airport and bypass long check-in lines. Anything you would normally check, and even some things you couldn't, can be forwarded directly to your destination in over 200 countries. Luggage Forward has the ability to forward almost anything that you need to have with you when you travel and other items that are restricted by most airline carry on policies.
Use the flight status tool to check flight status by route (departure and arrival airport), by flight, or by airport (arrivals or departures). So whether you need information on departures or arrivals on flights worldwide you can find it all here. Check out the latest news before you head off on your journey with the flight stats tool.
icon  LIVE FLIGHT TRACKING - FlightAware: Enter a flight (tail number, identifier, or airline name & number) into the form for live flight tracking.
icon  World Airline web site links
Breakaway's Selected Hotels
Enjoy our selection of the more popular Hotels from around the world, each selected by Breakaway
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