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April 16, 2000

GRADE LEVEL: 6-12, Advanced

Note: This is no longer a free site.

WorldSkip is a database of information, resources, products, and services from just about every country in the world.

This site's simple design belies the comprehensive nature of its contents.

The intuitive navigation allows users to choose any nation from a pull-down menu and skip right to it. Finding specific resources is quick and easy.

If you are interested in visiting faraway places, learning about other cultures, or just trying to get that geography homework finished, WorldSkip.com is the place for you. Geography students will find this a one-stop site for resources on any country. The multilingual presentation also makes the site useful for tourists. By choosing a region and then a country, users can visit more than 200 places around the world. Resources include local and regional news, politics, business, travel, entertainment, culture, and sports. A currency converter and a language translator are just two of the tools available for visitors.