You can scan your way across Delaware!
The Delaware Tourism Office has released the 2012-2014 Official State Travel Guide with over 100 pages of detailed trip ideas and tips for outdoor and gaming adventures, unique beach excursions, tax-free shopping and dining hot spots, and much more! The new pocket-sized guide is available in print at Delaware Welcome Centers across the state and can be ordered online at www.visitdelaware.com/visitors/travel-guide. A Travel Guide e-book is also available on visitdelaware.com.
For tech-savvy travelers, a new feature in the Delaware Travel Guide is the use of mobile technology and social media. According to comScore as of July 2011, 82.2 million people in the U.S. own a smart phone. Travelers are increasingly reaching for their phones to use GPS technology to find local hot spots and deals. The new Travel Guide features Microsoft Tags, a 2D barcode, so users can scan and connect to additional information about Delaware destinations from their smart phone. Travelers can also get social with links to pertinent social media outlets.
Get your copy of the new Delaware Travel Guide today and take a closer look at the First State through tempting trails, walking tours, and a vast array of diverse attractions. The user-friendly guide format and online accessibility makes it convenient for travelers, travel writers, and event planners to experience the Delaware story with its great road-trip ideas, county-wide itineraries, attraction and accommodation listings, and beautiful snapshots.
If you're a traveler on the go, don't forget to "Snap the tag" or flip through the online virtual Travel Guide. Happy travels!
posted on: Tuesday, Nov 1, 2011 9:42 AM
by: Delaware Tourism Office