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Visit Lubbock launches new mobile website

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

Visit Lubbock officially launched a new mobile website Monday to provide visitors with streamlined information and easy navigation fit for today's on-the-go lifestyle.

Mobile users of the site can easily find out what's around them, use the enhanced GPS system to help them find a destination or simply search for places to eat, play, stay or shop.

"As a visitor you want information and generally when you need it - you need it right then," VisitLubbock.org President, John Osborne said.

The site can also give you quick directions to any Lubbock location.

"This is a huge leap for Lubbock," Lubbock Councilman, Todd Klein said. Initial discussion of Lubbock tourism surrounded ideas of information kiosks, and a visitor center but Klein says the new mobile website was a much better move for Lubbock.

"Its way more cost efficient and I think its a great tool for our community," Klein explained.

Visit www.visitlubbock.org on your smart phone and you have one-click access to all of Lubbock's many destinations.

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