Spring break is a great time to explore Arkansas. One activity that stands out in the state is digging for crystals.
The Waters Hotel is now open in downtown Hot Springs at 340 Central Avenue.
Crater of Diamonds State Park is one of the only places in the world where the public can search for real diamonds in their original volcanic source.
Hope and Historic Washington State Park are two destinations that offer road trip option for history buffs.
Glenwood is around 30 miles west of Hot Springs.