Richmond,Va. (PRWEB) October 7, 2010 -
The Virginia Tourism Corporation today announced the Virginia is for Lovers iPhone App - Virginia's first, statewide mobile travel guide of its kind that puts more than 12,000 attractions, events, accommodations, restaurants and special offers at visitors' fingertips. The mobile guide is available for free at the iTunes app store for iPhones and iPads users.
The Virginia is for Lovers iPhone app is designed to help visitors immediately access lodging, entertainment and dining options to encourage them to extend their stay and visit more destinations in Virginia.
Special features and highlights of the Virginia is for Lovers iPhone app include:
Alisa Bailey, president and CEO of the Virginia Tourism Corporation, encourages Virginians to take advantage of this new service to help assist residents on travels throughout the state.
“The Virginia is for Lovers iPhone app is a great resource for Virginians as well as visitors. Take advantage of this free service and get access to the nearest restaurants, wineries, museums and events while you are traveling throughout Virginia, either on business or vacation with your family.”
Tourism generates $19.2 billion in revenue for Virginia, supports 210,000 jobs and provides $1.28 billion in state and local taxes for communities.
Go to Virginia.org for more information on the free, Virginia is for Lovers iPhone app or visit http://www.Virginia.org for more details and information. Or call 1-800-VISITVA to request a free, Virginia is for Lovers travel guide.