Below are some web sites which may be helpful as you prepare to attend the Grinnell-in-London program.
BEING A STUDENT IN LONDON
CONTACT/COMMUNICATION WHILE ABROAD
HEALTH & SAFETY
- US government travel advisories and travel warnings
- Important U.S. State Department publications providing vital information about everything from applying for a passport to tips on personal safety: Tips for Traveling Abroad.
- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control hosts a CDC Traveler's Health Web Site with vaccination suggestions, health advisories, and much more.
- Shoreland's Travel Health Online.
- Learn about the area to which you will be traveling: State Department Consular Information Sheets. These documents include basic information on travel, crime, medical facilities, embassy and consulate locations and so forth.
- For confidential listening, support, and information, students can contact London Nightline.
INFORMATION ON LONDON & THE UK
- Review of London by the popular TIMEOUT Magazine
- Great Things to Do in London
- Rough Guide
- Lonely Planet
INTERNTIONAL STUDENT ID CARD
- MapMachine, the National Geographic comprehensive collection of maps for all counties and areas of the world.
- Council Travel: Information on International Student ID Cards, Eurail passes, discount airfares, etc.