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Tour the World student travel project.

The original tour the world page was so popular it was decided to expand it, providing students and teachers with a much better outcome. Now you're able to have a virtual experience to explore more culture, history, geography, nature, environment and tourist attractions of every country of the world. We live in an world of educational experiences, and it can be an educational experience to have a virtual visit to a country of your choice!

The student travel project is loaded with links to every country in the world, comes with printable activity sheets and guidelines. The printables encourage students to take into account budgeting, preparation, things to do, packing list, medical and credit card guidelines. Student learn how to plan a vacation to world destinations.

You can even use this resource for essays, general information or just for fun.

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Please be advised that some of the links may take students to other undesirable web sites. Teaching Treasures takes no responsibility should this occur. Supervision by an adult is recommended when using this student travel project.

Around the world student activity.

Around the World interactive activity
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Explore a rich variety of culture, industry, castles, ruins, art museums, historic towns and places, mountain ranges, fjords, glaciers, caves, mines. Visit some of the following European countries.

Countries within the European union are Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom. Ten New Member States of the EU are Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovakia (Slovak R), Slovenia.

Countries without the European union are Albania, Andorra, Belarus, Bosnia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Faeroe Islands, Gibraltar, Guernsey & Alderney, Hungary, Iceland, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malta, Man of Isle, Moldova, Monaco, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russia (part), San Marino, Serbia & Montenegro, Slovakia (Slovak R), Slovenia, Svalbard & Jan M, Switzerland, Ukraine, Vatican City State.

Africa is home of many deserts like the Sahara Desert. Beautiful rugged landscapes stretch across many plains ranging from very long grass and scattered trees to sand, rock and the high Tibesti Mountains. Once you reach the equatorial rainforest you will be able to enjoy the magnificent jungles.

Countries within Africa are Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Rep, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Democratic. Rep Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Reunion, Rwanda, Sao Tome & Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

The largest continent in the world stretches from the cold Arctic Ocean in the north to the warm Indian Ocean in the tropical south. In the west Asia reaches as far as Europe stretching east to the Pacific Ocean. The rich cultures are a delight to experience. From the high plateaus of Tibet and Mongolia to the highest mountain peak of Mount Everest. Buddhist shrines, Islamic mosques, Roman Catholic and Orthodox cathedrals are some of the religious places to visit. Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam, Sikhs and Christian are major religions throughout Asia. Some historical places of interest are The Moscow Kremlin, The Great Wall of China and the Taj Mahal, a marble mausoleum.

Countries located in Asia are Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, Georgia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Korea North, Korea South, Laos, Macao, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Russia (part), Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Timor, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Vietnam.

The Caribbean:
Experience the beauty of high volcanic islands or the low coral islands in the Caribbean. Brave the hurricanes and the tropical sun. If you want to escape the cold winter then the Caribbean is the ideal place to visit.  Familiarize yourself with colonial culture, enjoy the fruits of the islands and get to know the friendly people. Take a tour of a lifetime and visit one of the Caribbean's magnificent countries, Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Antilles-Netherlands, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Puerto Rico, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Vincent & Las Gra. Santa Lucia, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos Islands, Virgin Islands (Br), Virgin Islands (US).

Central America:
One of the must see sites of central America is the Panama canal. visit the many temple ruins in east Mexico. See if you can find a wild Toucan. Cook up some Tortillas with the locals. All these wonderful countries Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua and Panama are located in central America all, well worth a visit.

Middle East:
The Middle East is becoming more popular as a tourist destination. Check out some of the wonderful tour operators who would love to show you their culture and ancient historical places. Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine (West Bank) Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Yemen.

North America:
A popular tourist destination with such a vast variety of geographical locations, one should never be bored visiting this wonderful continent. Bermuda, Canada, Greenland, St. Pierre & Miquelon, United States.

Oceania & The South Pacific:
Australia, Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Norfolk, Northern Marianas, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Pitcairn Islands, Samoa, Samoa - American, Solomon Islands, Territories ( 7 ), Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Wallis & Futuna.

South America:
Explore the wonders of the Amazon forests, travel ancient rivers and learn cultures rich in aboriginal and European history. Climb mountains, visit hidden valleys or swelter in the tropical regions of this beautiful continent. Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela.

Antarctic Arctic:
For adventurers who don't mind the cold check out Antarctica and the Arctic. Wonderful tours operate in these regions now.

...Please Enter ...our world of education  by Ingrid Griggs

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