Facebook Fans Decide Next Iowa Travel Guide Cover
Travel Iowa Facebook fans have the power to determine the cover of the next Iowa Travel Guide. Now through noon on Friday, December 12, fans can cast a vote for their favorite of four options at www.facebook.com/IowaTourism.
“These are four great covers,” said Shawna Lode, manager of the Iowa Tourism Office. “We’re showcasing the state’s iconic Field of Dreams, surprising natural beauty at Dunning’s Springs, outdoor retreats in Clay County, and the beautiful Reiman Gardens, which will celebrate 20 years in 2015.”
Fans may vote once a day per Facebook profile. The winning cover will be announced on Friday, December 12.
The four-color guide is Iowa’s comprehensive trip-planning publication with listings from more than 800 attractions, 575 hotels, 165 bed and breakfasts and 480 campgrounds. In addition, the guide includes information on state parks, trails and scenic byways. The Iowa Tourism Office distributes more than 100,000 copies of the Iowa Travel Guide annually to travelers from every state and around the world. The new printed guide will be available in the spring of 2015, and a digital version will be available at traveliowa.com. To request a copy, call 800.345.IOWA or visit traveliowa.com.
Tourism in Iowa generates more than $7.75 billion in expenditures, employs 65,400 people statewide and generates $353.9 million in state taxes. The Iowa Tourism Office is part of the Iowa Economic Development Authority. For more information, visit traveliowa.com, call 800.345.IOWA, or stop at any Iowa Welcome Center.