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One-Tank Travels: 3 Trips You Can Take This Weekend

by Lauren James 6/6/2014 8:00 am

Looking for something fun (and inexpensive) to do this weekend? Luckily, there are places in and around central Arkansas that can make for a super-fun day (or half-day) trip this weekend or another this summer.

Arkansas Tourism: Another View (Joe David Rice Commentary)

by Joe David Rice 3/4/2013 12:00 am

It never hurts to take a look at yourself or your location through the eyes of others. I was reminded of this adage as the last of the 560 guests from the Travel South Showcase left Arkansas in late February following their convention in Little Rock.

Discover Arkansas: Find Yourself at Home in The Natural State

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/23/2012 12:00 am

There is a place for everyone in Arkansas, a 176-year-old state with a history and culture as colorful and diverse as its physical landscape. The deep woods of the Ozark Mountains, the wide-open farmlands of the Delta, the slow pace of small-town life or the conveniences and attractions of the big city — Arkansas has it all, including an endless supply of great food, good music, festivals, fishing, hunting, hiking and other recreational activities.

Discover Arkansas: The River Valley

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/11/2011 12:00 am

The highest point in the state – at 2,753 feet above sea level – can be found in this region at Mount Magazine State Park near Paris. Outdoor adventures offered at the park include hang gliding, rappelling, rock climbing, camping and hiking. Other prominent mountains in the area include Petit Jean, near Morrilton, and Mount Nebo, near Dardanelle. These three points gave the River Valley region the Tri-Peaks nickname.

Necessary Natural State Adventures

by Amanda Hoelzeman 7/26/2010 12:00 am

As dozens of suggestions poured in, we culled a compilation of activities that ran the gamut from quirky to quintessential. We’re sure there are some life-long Arkansans who haven’t done everything on this list. And too bad for them – just look at what they’re missing.

Bloom 'n' Blues at Chateau Aux Arc Vineyards April 24

by Karen Martin 4/22/2010 11:32 am

You'll find wine, music and barbecue from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday (April 24) at Chateau Aux Arc Vineyards and Winery

Slideshow: Picture Arkansas

by Living in Arkansas Staff 8/1/2008 12:00 am

The beauty of Arkansas is found in a variety of natural environments.

Get Away: The Best of Arkansas' Weekend Escapes

by BOOM staff 7/1/2008 12:00 am

The Natural State offers many destinations for quick vacations or weekend getaways. Here's some of the best.