App of the Month
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The Official Louisiana Tour Guide is your go-to source for a holiday like no other. Taste the irresistible cuisine, take note of the distinctive music & explore Sportman's Paradise.
Find one-of-a-kind festivals and see the sites that have shaped over 200 years of statehood. Enjoy stories and travel tips as well as hundreds of listings for hotels, restaurants and attractions.
The LouisianaTravel.com mobile site allows you to find attractions, entertainment and restaurants from your phone.
The New Civil War in Tennessee iPhone App tells the story of the people, places and battles in a state divided.
Tennessee is unique in its complex Civil War history, with the only national heritage area to encompass an entire state. Tennessee's Civil War sites show the staggering effects of total war throughout the state, including pivotal battlefields and civilian homes. This complimentary app from the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development features many people, places and artifacts that tell the war's story in Tennessee.
Best Memphis Apps for Travelling Like a Local
There seems to be an app for just about everything from travel itineraries to Elvis sightings and picture sharing, but these mobile apps are some must haves as you journey through Memphis, Tennessee.
Memphis Travel Guide - Memphis Travel is Memphis' offiicial travel app. Use the location-based mapping feature to find nearby attractions, hotels and events. The app is so intuititve it will event give you walking or driving directions to your destination. Tap into the coolest restaurants, swipe a deal with mobile coupons or see what the locals are doing on the I Love Memphis Blog. Memphis Travel Guide is available for free on iPad, iPhone or Android.
Elvis Mobile - No visit to Memphis would be complete without a visit to Graceland. Download the official Elvis mobile app on iPhone or Android to get the latest news and events from Elvis.com, a cool media and picture section that's updated regularly with rare behind-the-scenes images, videos and podcasts. One of the more interactive parts of the app is the "Sightings" section that gives fans the opportunity to submit their Elvis photos from anywhere in the world.
Memphis Zoo - At the Memphis Zoo you can get nose-rto-nose with polar bears and be splashed by sealions in the Northwest Passage exhibit. Visitors will love the animals and the free Memphis Zoo app which pulls up handy maps, background information and video exhibits, please a schedule of show times. The Memphis Zoo app is now available on the iTunes Store and Android Market.
TripIt - This free app links to your email account and turns any hotel, flight, dinner or car reservation number into one organised itinerary. No more searching through emails trying to find the address or confirmation number for your hotel. TripIt is free and available on iPhone, Android, Blackberry and Windows phones. More information...
Instagram - Instagram is a fun way to enhance and share photos with friends and family. Snap away as you visit Beale Street, Sun Studio and the National Civil Rights Museum and then add gorgeous filters, borders and vintage effects to really make your photos pop! Instagram is currently only available for the iPhone, but there are plenty of camera apps in the Android Market that also do a similar job. More information...
Yelp - Wondering what barbecue joint really is the best in town? Then use Yelp for your iPhone and Android to search for places to eat, drink, play & relax then read reviews from locals in the know. Yelp features a relaity feature that overlays business information onto the world around you. You have to see it to believe it! More information...