SOURCE: Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism

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March 09, 2010 16:54 ET

Arkansas Hot Deals Application for the Apple iPhone and iPod Touch Now Available

LITTLE ROCK, AR--(Marketwire - March 9, 2010) - The Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism today unveiled the Arkansas Hot Deals & Packages iPhone application during the Governor's Luncheon at the 36th Annual Governor's Conference on Tourism in Eureka Springs, Ark. The Arkansas Hot Deals & Packages iPhone App is designed to put Arkansas vacation ideas, discounts, and packages in the palm of your hand.

Consumers looking for ways to make an Arkansas vacation more affordable can download the discount travel coupons with a series of simple touches of the screen. The app offers a variety of discount travel coupons and packages to help you stretch your dollar a little further while visiting The Natural State.

Visitors can search by city or category to find discounts to some of Arkansas's most unique restaurants, attractions and events. Search for special packages in Golf, Romance, History and Heritage, Spa Packages, Attractions and Outdoor Sports Adventure. Find hot travel deals for family fun and shopping or get daily specials at an Arkansas spa. By using this app, consumers can see what's nearby and use the map to get where they need to go. Favorite coupons and packages can be saved with the "My Deals" button, making future vacation planning easier.

Download the Hot Deals application and get the info the locals know. This free app can easily be downloaded from the iTunes Store by searching Arkansas Hot Deals.

The app is a benefit to travelers and Arkansas tourism partners alike. Unlike some iPhone apps, businesses can upload their information to the database at no charge. In addition, hotels, attractions and restaurants can upload last minute offers and discounts to attract patrons.

For more information on the Arkansas Hot Deals application or Arkansas tourism, contact Dena Woerner at communications@arkansas.com.