Illinois travel guide available online

The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, Office of Tourism (DCEO/IOT) announced that the 2012 Illinois Travel Guide is now ­available to consumers. The all-new guide combines a newsstand magazine look and feel with the practical information visitors expect from a travel guide.

“We are pleased to offer consumers a brand-new travel guide,” said Illinois Office of Tourism Deputy Director Jan Kostner. “It’s always exciting to show the variety of things to do and see throughout the state, and our travel guide is a great showcase for that. We’re confident that visitors will find so much to do and see that they will stay longer and enjoy even more of Illinois this year.”

The new travel guide highlights the top attractions across the state by four regional sections, where visitors can find the activities and accommodations to plan their ideal Illinois getaway. The new guide also integrates with the Enjoy Illinois mobile app and to bring immediate travel resources to visitors. A digital ­edition and tablet app gives travelers more options to plan their trip to Illinois.

To view, download or order a free copy of the 2012 Illinois Travel guide, visit and click on Travel Tools or call 1-800-2CONNECT to order a copy.