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General Resources

Culturegrams
http://online.culturegrams.com  (access through Mel.org)

About ( Choose country or continent from index and then choose travel or profile.)

General http://www.about.com/
Geography and Maps http://geography.about.com/

National Geographic -- Travel
http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/places/

UnitedNations
www.un.org/Pubs/CyberSchoolBus/index.asp

WorldInfo Zone
http://www.worldinfozone.com/

Travel Information
http://travel.state.gov

Atlapedia
http://www.atlapedia.com/index.html

Asian Countries
http://asiasource.org

Caribbean Travel

Country Facts
http://www.countries.com

Global Gourmet (Food)
http://www.globalgourmet.com/destinations/

Peacecorps
http://www.peacecorps.gov/kids/world/europemed/russia.html

Folktales
Background: Many folk tales from around the world can be found on the web. Some useful websites include: