States and many U.S. territories have tourism offices to help visitors. When requesting travel literature, be as specific as possible.

Alabama: Alabama Bureau of Tourism & Travel, 401 Adams Ave., Suite 126, P.O. Box 4927, Montgomery, AL 36103; (800) 252-2262 or (334) 242-4169, fax (334) 242-4554, www.touralabama.org.

Alaska: Alaska Travel Industry Assn., Visitor Information Center, 2600 Cordova St., Suite 201, Anchorage, AK 99503; (800) 862-5275 or (907) 929-2200, fax (907) 561-5727, www.travelalaska.com.

American Samoa: Office of Tourism, Department of Commerce, American Samoa Government, P.O. Box 1147, Pago Pago, AS 96799; (684) 699-9411, fax (684) 699-9414, www.amsamoa.com/tourism.

Arizona: Arizona Office of Tourism, 1110 W. Washington St., Suite 155, Phoenix, AZ 85007; (866) 275-5816 or (602) 364-3700, fax (602) 364-3701, www.arizonaguide.com.

Arkansas: Arkansas Tourism Office, 1 Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201; (800) 628-8725 or (501) 682-7777, fax (501) 682-1364, www.arkansas.com.

California: California Tourism, P.O. Box 1499, Sacramento, CA 95812; (800) 862-2543 or (916) 444-4429, fax (916) 444-0410, www.visitcalifornia.com.

Colorado: Colorado Tourism Office, 1625 Broadway, Suite 1700, Denver, CO 80202; (800) 265-6723 or (303) 892-3885, fax (303) 892-3848, www.colorado.com.

Connecticut: Connecticut Commission on Culture & Tourism, 1 Financial Plaza, 755 Main St., Hartford, CT 06103; (888) 288-4748, fax (860) 270-8077, www.ctvisit.com.

Delaware: Delaware Tourism Office, 99 Kings Highway, Dover, DE 19901; (866) 284-7483 or (302) 739-4271, fax (302) 739-5749, www.visitdelaware.com.

Florida: Visit Florida, 2540 W. Executive Center Circle, Suite 200, Tallahassee, FL 32301; (888) 735-2872 or (850) 488-5607, fax (850) 224-2938, www.visitflorida.com.

Georgia: Georgia Department of Economic Development, 75 5th St. N.W., Suite 1200, Atlanta, GA 30308; (800) 847-4842, fax (404) 962-4093, www.georgia.org/travel.

Guam: Guam Visitors Bureau, 401 Pale San Vitores Road, Tamuning, GU 96913; (671) 646-5278, www.visitguam.org.

Hawaii: Hawaii Visitors & Convention Bureau, 2270 Kalakaua Ave., Suite 801, Honolulu, HI 96815; (800) 464-2924, fax (808) 924-0290, www.gohawaii.com.

Idaho: Idaho Division of Tourism Development, 700 W. State St., P.O. Box 83720, Boise, ID 83720; (800) 847-4843 or (208) 334-2470, fax (208) 334-2631, www.visitidaho.org.

Illinois: Illinois Bureau of Tourism, 100 W. Randolph St., Suite 3-400, Chicago, IL 60601; (800) 226-6632, www.enjoyillinois.com.

Indiana: Indiana Office of Tourism Development, 1 N. Capitol Ave., Suite 600, Indianapolis, IN 46204; (888) 365-6946, (800) 289-6646, fax (317) 233-6887, www.enjoyindiana.com.

Iowa: Iowa Tourism Office, 200 E. Grand Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309; (800) 345-4692 or (515) 242-4705, fax (515) 242-4809, www.traveliowa.com.

Kansas: Kansas Travel & Tourism, 1000 S.W. Jackson St., Suite 100, Topeka, KS 66612; (800) 252-6727 or (785) 296-2009, fax (785) 296-6988, www.travelks.com.