Souvenir coins: related links
Mauquoy Token Company
Mauquoy Token Company is the company behind the National Tokens project.
UNESCO World Heritage
A UNESCO World Heritage Site is a specific site (such as a forest, mountain range, lake, desert, building, complex, or city) that has been nominated for the international World Heritage Programme administered by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee. The programme aims to catalogue, name, and preserve sites of outstanding importance, either cultural or natural, to the common heritage of humankind.
Wikitravel is a web-based worldwide travel guide. The site, built through collaboration of travellers from around the globe, received a Webby Award for Best Travel Website in 2007. Articles can cover any level of geographic specificity, from continents to districts of a city. The site also includes articles on travel-related topics, phrasebooks for travellers and suggested itineraries. Wikitravel is available in 18 languages.
CIA World Factbook
This website will give you all the dry facts about your destination country. It's probably the most comprehensive country-related site on the web, but don't expect to find any restaurant recommendations.
Médailles d'ici et d'ailleurs
This is a very well managed (French speaking) website for souvenir coin collectors. The site is independent and gives an overview of the most relevant souvenir coin collections on the - mainly French - market.