Arlington had the tourist in mind for much of its city planning, it seems the city caters to visitors with attractions and dining choices, and a friendly attitude. Before you finalize travel plans to The American Dream City you should definitely check with for possible promotions and make sure that your hotel is on the free trolley transportation line.

The Arlington tourist board online is a great site to visit when making travel plans, the site is full of information on the area and offers free brochures upon request, you can also email them at: The site is full of special promotions and coupons, group rate information, and offers informative brochures. Be sure to also follow them on Facebook (Experience Arlington)  and Twitter (@visit_arlington), as they do many promotions and you'll find out about events before anyone else does!

There is a free trolley and motor coach available for many hotel guests so it may be something you want to consider when choosing your hotel. At least 20 hotels do take part in this trolley service. The shuttle goes from the participating hotels to the Arlington Convention Center, Six Flags, and several other hot-spots. For a complete listing of the participating hotels and the route maps and schedules, make sure to visit the trolley's website.