Want to know what the weather will be like in any Select Sites destination? The BBC destination finder shows the average weather conditions in over 500 world cities throughout the year. It is an ideal tool for deciding where to go. Once you've booked your holiday, you'll want to find out what the weather forecast is like just before you go. For a 5 day city forecast of Europe, visit the UK Meteorological office website.
For up-to-date Currency Conversion try Yahoo's currency converter
Check out local times for your Select Sites destination.
Visit the Foreign & Commonwealth website to view advice and information for British Citizens travelling abroad.
The CDC website is a good guide to precautions to take in different regions of the world. It includes information on travelling with children, special needs travellers and how to avoid illness from food and water.
UK Passport Agency
This site provides information and on-line facilities for all aspects of application, renewal and amendment of passports for British nationals resident in the UK.
Maps and Travel Guides
To buy travel guides, walking trail and rock climbing maps for your holiday destination visit, Mapsworldwide.com. It has over 10,000 maps, guides and atlases. But don't forget that your Select Sites travel pack comes with a European map, Michelin map of the area and our own country guide.
If you're intending on taking additional equipement on holiday, or even if you just want to make the most of of your car space, www.thule.com can offer you a wide range of roof boxes and bike carriers.
Do all your holiday shopping from the comfort of your home. Travelxtras.com sells essentials such as bags, plugs, toothbrushes, electric items. plus healthcare and personal security products.
To keep the kids amused on the journey and wilst away while not take some travel games. There is a whole range available from Toys R Us