Win The Inn at Rose Hall in Eureka Springs

Interested in being an innkeeper? Then read on; this one’s for you! The Inn at Rose Hall is holding a Win the Inn essay contest, which it launched on Feb. 15, 2016. With just 250 words and a $135 entry

10 top places to kiss in The Natural State

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, you might be looking for a special place to spend idyllic time with your sweetie. You can create a tale of love and adventure in Arkansas at numerous romantic places, but here’s a

12 Things to Do in Paris

Paris is probably most known as the gateway to Mount Magazine, the highest point in Arkansas rising 2,753 feet above mean sea level. While it alone is a wonderful place for recreation (like hiking to the high point), there are

Have a “Downton Abbey” New Year’s at The Empress of Little Rock

  Looking for a special way to welcome in the new year? Dust off your formal attire and make plans to experience a New Year’s Eve celebration Downton Abbey-style at The Empress of Little Rock. Or you can don your

Spend Some Time IN the Trees!

Who doesn’t love a tree house? If you didn’t have one as a kid, you most likely wanted one. Animal Planet’s “Treehouse Masters” recently spent some time in the Arkansas Delta filming an episode. Entitled “Bird Nest,” the episode featured

Ideas for Mother’s Day

What does a mom want for Mother’s Day?  Flowers, reservations at a nice restaurant, and other gifts are appreciated. But the real gift she is looking for is time with the family that gave her the title of Mom in

Capital Hotel Christmas Tree is a Top 10 Dazzler

Congratulations to the Capital Hotel  in downtown Little Rock!  They have the Christmas spirit big-time and it definitely shows.  The hotel’s sparkling Christmas tree was chosen by Forbes Travel Guide as one of the “10 most dazzling trees” in the

Arkansas Inn Earns Top Industry Designation

Arkansas has wonderful lodging options whether you’re looking to get away from it all at the lodge at Mount Magazine State Park near Paris, see contemporary art at the boutique 21C Museum Hotel in Bentonville or find romance at prestigious

Rent-A-Yurt at Petit Jean State Park

Looks like I missed my chance to rent a teepee at Petit Jean State Park, located near Morrilton. But now I can rent a yurt, which sounds better anyway. For many years, the park offered teepees for rent during warmer

New Cabins Open at Lake Fort Smith State Park

While I love sitting around a fire at a tent campsite, you’ll never hear me complain about stoking a wood-burning fireplace in a cabin either. Hmmm, my focus seems to be on fires on this cold winter day; but, what