Find information fast about destinations in the U.S.


What it does: An interactive map of the United States "zooms" you to visitor guides for states, cities, and counties across the country. Discover things to do, places to stay, and timely events.

What's hot: The website's strength is how quickly it gets you to information you need. Hover your mouse over a state and watch its license plate pop up. Click on the state to take you to its map with cities and counties represented, then click on a destination point to take you to its visitor guide. A wealth of information awaits in the tourist board or convention and visitor bureau website. The GuideZoomer's top navigation-bar tabs are shortcuts to information about lodging, dining, events, activities, and shopping. I used this site to quickly find kid-friendly things to do in Nashville for a forthcoming trip.

What's not: I couldn't find the usual "About" or "Contact" pages that most websites have. It's a small issue, but the information helps establish trust.

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