Arkansas Travel Guide

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Arkansas Highlights

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     Beautiful landscapes, hot springs, and mountains 

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     I am not going to say on this site.... 

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     Everyone should visit this State at least once 

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Eureka Springs

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224,745,61

Hot Springs

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121,302,47

Little Rock

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135,311,62

Fort Smith

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70,246,24

Mountain View

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48,72,9

Bentonville

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52,196,22

Bella Vista

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24,37,3

Horseshoe Bend

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4,12,2

Fayetteville

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37,83,24

Petit Jean State Park

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13,28,0

North Little Rock

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7,9,26

Buffalo River National Park

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19,84,0

Hot Springs National Park

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37,130,0

West Memphis

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2,2,17

Siloam Springs

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3,3,7

Crater of Diamonds State Park

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3,15,0

Mountain Home

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22,49,6

Harrison

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9,25,8

Mount Ida

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1,3,0

Stuttgart

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2,26,3

Batesville

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13,18,5

Pine Bluff

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9,14,15

Ridgecrest

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0,0,3

Pea Ridge National Military Park

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21,60,0

Blanchard Springs

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6,23,0

Forrest City

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5,36,10

Lake Fort Smith State Park

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0,2,0

Old Washington Historic State Park

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0,3,0

Powhatan

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14,39,0

Weed

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0,0,1

Arkadelphia

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7,13,12

Arkansas Post

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4,21,0

Brinkley

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4,13,7

Conway

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5,5,21

El Dorado

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1,7,11

Jacksonville

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1,6,8

Jonesboro

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0,2,18

Marshall

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2,5,0

Mena

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5,18,2

Murfreesboro

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2,7,6

Newport

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2,5,2

Orlando

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1,1,27

Paris

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2,4,2

Sitka

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0,0,4

Van Buren

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9,7,7

Booneville

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1,1,0

Bryant

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0,0,8

Bryant

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0,0,4

Calico Rock

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0,2,1

Cherokee Village

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5,2,0

Devils Den State Park

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1,3,0

Fairfield Bay

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1,5,3

Helena

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10,22,0

Hilo

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0,0,11

Hope

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1,7,7

Jasper

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4,12,0

Lost Valley State Park

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0,3,0

Maumelle

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0,0,4

Melbourne

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1,2,3

Morrilton

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3,5,7

Mount Nebo State Park

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1,48,0

Pine Ridge

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3,19,0

Ponca

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1,51,0

Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park

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8,9,0

Prescott

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0,3,2

Rogers

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3,6,25

Saint Joe

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2,6,0

Star City

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2,3,1

Stuart

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0,0,4

Eureka Springs

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  • Intrigue Theater - a Must See in Eureka...

    Eureka Springs Things to Do

    We have done a lot of traveling and seen many shows... This was something we decided to do last minute and thoroughly enjoyed it! Both my 8 and my 18 year old had a great time! First of all let me say that this show was entertaining and I loved the showmanship. Both Sean-Paul and Juliane are very talented and charming. We were there for the first...

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  • New Orleans Hotel and Spa

    Eureka Springs Hotels

    For those without a car, this is a good place to stay as it is located right at the heart of the...

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  • Thorncrown Chapel

    Eureka Springs Things to Do

    Thorncrown chapel is gorgeous and is perfectly settled into the woods. When I was walking up to the chapel I could not do anything but just stare at the beautiful architecture. When you walk inside there is someone there to greet you and answer any questions you may have. It is extremely tranquil and relaxing just sitting inside the nice cool...

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Hot Springs

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  • Hot Springs National Park

    Hot Springs Things to Do

    Gorgeous Park located inside the town. One on side of the street was the park and the other was the shops and restaurants. It was really nice. There is Bath House Row with all of the older spa buildings/ bath houses...the buildings were awesome to look at.The water was warm and even hot in some areas. It is so beautiful. I want to go back again and...

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  • Best Western Stagecoach Inn

    Hot Springs Hotels

    ALSO check out the Hot Springs Bed And Breakfasts and Country Inns List http://www.bnbfinder.com/...

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  • Hot Springs Mountain Tower

    Hot Springs Things to Do

    Lovely park on top of the mountain above Hot Springs Park and town. Up the mountain it is one way all the way around the mountain. There is a park up there with picnic tables and grills with a lovely overlook of the city. There is a great bathroom area that is large.You will go further up the hill to the tower parking lot. There you can go to the...

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Little Rock

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Fort Smith

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  • Executions at Fort Smith

    Fort Smith Things to Do

    During the twenty-four years the federal executions took place in Fort Smith, eighty-seven men died on the gallows. While Judge Isaac C. Parker sat on the bench, 160 people, including four women, were sentenced to hang. Just over half received a reprieve from execution through pardons, commutations, reversals or acquittals on appeal, or death in...

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  • Homewood Suites Fort Smith

    Fort Smith Hotels

    7300 Phoenix Ave, Fort Smith, Arkansas, 72903, United States

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Ross Pendergraft Park

    Fort Smith Things to Do

    The plaque reads:After spending his early years on an Arkansas farm and completing college, he joined the Donrey Media Group in 1948 as an advertisting saleman. As executive vice president and chief operating officer of the Group, he became an nationally known newspaper executive. He gave of his resources and time to improve the exonomic...

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Mountain View

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Bentonville

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  • Oasis of Art.

    Bentonville Things to Do

    Crystal Bridges is an outstanding "Museum of American Art," a delight of unexpected artistic treasures contained in a museum whose design is a remarkable work of art in itself. A number of sculptures by various artists also grace the surrounding grounds. Crystal Bridges was founded in 2005 by Wal-Mart heiress Alice Walton. There is no admission...

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  • La Quinta Inn And Suites Bentonville

    Bentonville Hotels

    1001 SE Walton, Bentonville, Arkansas, 72712, United States

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • The Museum of Native American History

    Bentonville Things to Do

    The Museum of Native American History has one of the finest and most comprehensive collections of American Indian artifacts I have ever seen. They have ancient artifacts, pottery, arrowheads; and historic artifacts, clothing, headdresses, weapons, photographs, and much more. It is family friendly and handicap accessible. Not too many locals seem to...

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Bella Vista

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  • Most Popular Restaurant in Bentonville

    Bella Vista Restaurants

    I received information about a change in hours, which I changed and was also told that their menu has expanded since I visited. See their web site.A delightful surprise while in Bentonville, Arkansas was the discovery of a fantastic place to eat, especially for lunch. It is open from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Closed on Sundays They do not take...

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  • The Inn at Bella Vista

    Bella Vista Hotels

    101 Chelsea Road, Bella Vista, Arkansas, 72714, United States

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • $5 off coupon; also, order the au gratin...

    Bella Vista Restaurants

    Oscar's Steakhouse in Rogers, AR is quite possibly my favorite restaurant ever. I highly recommend the steaks, but also you must try the au gratin potatoes. They are to die for. You receive your own dish of potatoes, mixed with delicious sour cream, cheese, scallions, and bacon, covered in cheese and then baked/broiled so that the top is...

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Horseshoe Bend

  • Go to Town

    Horseshoe Bend Things to Do

    Horseshoe Bend is a small cross-roads cluster of buildings: a gasoline and service station, a small restaurant and a food market. The "city limits" are larger and include a few shops and churches. The stores in town are enough to provide emergency needs or a replacement for eating at your accomodations. We stayed in the outskirts at the Crown Point...

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  • Hillhigh Hotel, Spa and Golf

    Horseshoe Bend Hotels

    900 Fourth Street, Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas, 72512, United States

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Couples

  • The Sun

    Horseshoe Bend Warnings and Dangers

    Even though the altiitude i less than 1000 feet, you are in the South. The daytime temperature in Summer goes over 90F every day (unless it is raining. Sunscreen is a must and hats and umbrellas are needed, depending upon your taste. The humidity is bearable and ther is often a breeze off the lake. Ifyou get out into the fields you amy also be prey...

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Fayetteville

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Petit Jean State Park

  • The Winding Arkansas River

    Petit Jean State Park Things to Do

    My brother told me that the water is so clean around these parts that water can be drunk straight from the river. The water did appear to be immaculate and what not, but I was refused to believe that it was safe enough to drink without going through some sort of filtration. The river looked cool from the top of hte mountain, nevertheless.

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  • Cedar Falls

    Petit Jean State Park Things to Do

    We hiked down the cliff into the Cedar Falls gorge; it was extremely difficult for me as I sprained my right ankle shortly after embarking on the trip. I probably shouldn't have hiked the three-mile trip (at least I believe it was three miles), but I figured I would never have the opportunity again -- no disrespect intended, but Arkansas isn't my...

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  • Petit Jean's Gravesite

    Petit Jean State Park Things to Do

    According to local legend, the Petit Jean Mountain was named after a young woman, of French descent, who discovered that her fiancee, an adventurer, had volunteered to explore the area with Hernando De Soto, a Spanish explorer; she became so upset over this discovery that she cut her hair, disguised herself as a man, and volunteered to be a cabin...

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North Little Rock

Buffalo River National Park

  • Ponca Low water Crossing

    Buffalo River National Park Things to Do

    Access to the river and access to the Elk grazing fields. We didn't see any elk, but there is a field next to the bridge site, where crowds gather all summer long at sunset to watch the elk.

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  • Animals of the Park

    Buffalo River National Park Favorites

    In the Visitor's center there was information about the animals of the park. There are about, 200 species of birds here and half of them (such as cardinals) are here year round. There was a stuffed hawk 'flying' in the rafters, and a pictures of a Wood Duck which is said to be a common sight on almost any section of the river. We may have seen a...

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  • Visitor's Center at Tyler Bend

    Buffalo River National Park Things to Do

    We visited this park on our way from Hot Springs to Jasper in February. I attempted to have Bob drive up the scenic Arkansas route 7 to Jasper (which was reputed to have green water in the river), but he got very impatient with the turns and ups and downs, so after we ate lunch, we crossed to US 65.One thing we could do even in the winter was go to...

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Hot Springs National Park

West Memphis

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  • Go To Marion to Eat

    West Memphis Restaurants

    Down home, meat and three restaurant in Marion Arkansas is worth the drive. Lot's of cops eat lunch there after dropping prisoners off at the prison. You can feel safe eating in Marion Fried chicken, fried okra, pinto beans, rice. Mashed potatos, banana pudding.Collard GreensGravy on anthing you want.Sweet ice tea..yummm

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  • Comfort Suites

    West Memphis Hotels

    850 Stephen Boulevard, West Memphis, Arkansas, 72301, United States

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

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Siloam Springs

  • Siloam Springs Hospital - 205 E....

    Siloam Springs Favorites

    This is where I had my first real nursing job. I was charge nurse on the 3-11 shift on the Medical-Surgical unit. When I was last there in April 2012. They had just built a new hospital and were in the process of moving. The food in the cafeteria here was so good I used to choose it for a restaurant to bring my family for dinner sometimes.

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  • Hampton Inn Siloam Springs

    Siloam Springs Hotels

    2171 Ravenwood Plaza, Siloam Springs, Arkansas, 72761, United States

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Take a walk in the Park

    Siloam Springs Nightlife

    There is no nightlife in Siloam Springs, so we create our own. Siloam Springs has a creek running through the downtown area. This makes a perfect setting for our three parks and a lighted walking trail that goes through all of downtown and around town as well. Comfy walking attire

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If you want to go crystal mining, have a day of relaxation at the spa, and choose from great hotels Arkansas is a good place to go. You can visit Lake Catherine State Park in Hot Springs, check out...