Countries and Cultures


CountryReports provides over 35,000 pages of online content on the cultures and countries of the world.

Infoplease Atlas

Click on the country to learn all about it.

Country Profiles - Global Guide to Culture, Customs and Etiquette

Topics include language, useful phrases, the society, culture, business and social etiquettes.

Kids World Travel Guide

See the world through children's eyes. Articles are written by students.

Science Kids - Country Facts

Travel the globe learning interesting trivia and information related to countries.

Scholastic: Global Trek

Global Trek provides links to background information and a chance to read about a country's people and culture.

There are Places

Look at the travel guides for Europe, Asia, North America and the Pacific.

Time for Kids - Around the World

Time For Kids' website celebrates the culture, people, landmarks and geography of places around the world through photographs, maps, diagrams, charts, folktales, language and activities.

What is the capital of . . . ?

Take over 1200 quizzes on the geography of the world.

The World Fact Book: Country Profiles

Index of the countries from around the world. Each profile provides information on the countries geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, and transnational issues.

World Paper Money

Look at paper money from all over the world.