This is the best site I have seen for kids to research cities. Choose a country, click on a city name, click on the cities profile and you will get a picture of their flag, geography, government and history. Bookmark it.
Interactive maps for the world. Type in city
name, country then click "search"
Rosenberg's Online Atlas
From your About.com Guide
to Geography. Includes alphabetical list of
countries/continents or countries organized by continent and
A great map site! Choose a country and then an area. You will all the surrounding villages, towns and cities.
NGDC Interactive Map Services
Images of Global Ecosystems, Marine Sediment, Paleoclimatology, Satellite Data & Applications, Snow and Ice, Thermal Springs.
National Geographic Society physical maps of
continents and oceans.
This is an Adobe Acrobat Reader
world map file which is truly exquisite.
"Small GIF maps of the countries of the
world, added to this site, one at a time, in order of demand"
Satellite photos of the earth with
boundaries and place names added.
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