Arkansas Travel Guide

Articles about Arkansas

By Deston Nokes

From coastlines to ridgelines, America’s best views offer some exceptional sight lines.

By Deb Hopewell

Head for the hills: these cool mountain towns beckon with outdoor adventures, festivals, and local color.

By Nicholas DeRenzo
By Sarah L. Stewart

Hotels in Arkansas

Pop colors like yellow, red, and teal dress up rooms and suites with city views at this downtown (and pet-friendly) hotel. There’s also a gym and indoor/outdoor swimming pool, as well as free WiFi.

Restaurants in Arkansas

This downstairs dive with blue checkered tables is a favorite among college students for its burgers—spice lovers should try the jalapeno burger made topped pepper jack cheese—and inventive sandwiches such as the veggie Ruben, made with mushrooms, sprouts, sauerkraut and onion.

Things to do in Arkansas

The life and legacy of our 42nd president is on full display at his dedicated museum and library. Head to the second floor for permanent exhibits on his time in office. The museum also invites rotating exhibits such as works by Dale Chihuly, currently on view through January.