NEW PHILADELPHIA -- Tuscarawas County Convention & Visitors Bureau has released the 2010 Tuscarawas County Travel Guide. This premier advertising piece for tourism-related businesses in the area will be distributed to travelers and tour groups coming to the area in the coming year as well as being distributed through the state of Ohio's tourism information line, 1-800-BUCKEYE, the state's tourism Web site, www.discoverohio.com, tourist information centers, and various travel shows.

The 45-page guide includes information about museums, recreation, restaurants, shopping, travel and tour services, golf courses, and lodging, as well as trip-planning ideas and tips by Tuscarawas County's tourism ambassador, Tusky the Walrus. A separate calendar of events will also be included in distribution.

The 2010 Travel Guide is available at several locations within the county including the Tuscarawas County Welcome Center, located in downtown New Philadelphia. The Travel Guide is also available to view online at the Convention & Visitors Bureau's Web site, www.ohiotimelessadventures.com, or via mail by calling (330) 602-2420.