Whether you are participating in one of our programs
or are preparing for your own trip, the following information
may help you prepare for and enjoy your time overseas.
- DFAIT Travel Advisories
- DFAIT Country Profiles
- Passport Canada
- Canadian Embassies Abroad
- The World Clock - Time Zones
- X-rates currency conversion
- International Association for Medical Assistance to Travelers
- World Citizen Guide
- The Responsible Tourist and Traveler
- The Big Guide to Living and Working Overseas
Books and articlesAxtell, R. E. Gestures: The Do's and Taboos of Body Language Around the World. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1997.
Bennett, M. J., ed. Basic Concepts of Intercultural Communication: Selected Readings. Yarmouth, ME: Intercultural Press, 1998
Gannon, M. J. Working Across Cultures: Applications and Exercises. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2001.
Hachey, J.M. The Big Guide to Living and Working Overseas 4th ed. Toronto: Intercultural Systems Inc., 2004.
Kohls, L. R. Survival Kit for Overseas Living 4th ed. Yarmouth, ME: Intercultural Press, 2001.
Morrison, T. et al. Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands: How to Do Business in Sixty Countries. Holbrook, ME: Adams Media Corporation, 1995.
Paige, R. M., et.al.
Maximizing Study Abroad: A Student's Guide to Strategies for Language and Culture Learning and Use. Minneapolis, MI: Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA), University of Minnesota, 2002.
Storti, C. The Art of Crossing Cultures. 2nd ed. Yarmouth, ME: Intercultural Press, 2001.