Good Neighbor recommends these resources for your safety abroad.
Library of Congress Country Studies – Has an extensive compilation of resource and links to research many elements of any country. www.loc.gov/rr/international/portals.html
World Factbook – Compiled by the CIA, contains country profiles with basic information. www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html
Airsafe.com – Airport and airline safety and security information, fear of flying, baggage issues, traveling with children and much more. www.airsafe.com
International 911 and Emergency Numbers – The Santa Clara County Fire Department has put together a list of international emergency telephone numbers. Click on the country of your destination to get their emergency phone numbers. www.sccfd.org/travel.html