The folks whose job is promoting tourism in Arkansas know how to put a positive spin on the state's long distance from the nearest seacoast.
Most towns of 5,000 are fortunate to have one museum. Northwest Arkansas' Berryville boasts three, each with its distinctive allures.
Older Arkansans should still recognize the name Amelia Earhart, the legendary female aviator who disappeared over the Pacific Ocean in 1937.
A surprising insight at the Walmart Museum is that it took Sam Walton quite a long time to build the world's largest retail enterprise. A quarter-century went by before his business really began taking off.
When the first hotel opened atop Rich Mountain as a railway-era resort in 1898, it featured a lavish suite intended for the Dutch queen.
Most of the Arkansas Delta ranks among the lesser scenic regions of the Natural State.
Art museums aim to exercise the creative imaginations of visitors via the paintings, sculptures and other works on display. That's certainly true at the celebrated Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.
A surprise can add zest to any road trip. That was true recently during a drive on Crowley's Ridge, the distinctive geological feature that rises above the Arkansas Delta's flat landscape.
A decade ago, Brinkley had high hopes that an ivory-billed woodpecker really was lurking somewhere in the nearby Cache River National Wildlife Refuge.
In real life, Ernest Hemingway relished his swaggering headline act as world-famous author and adventurer.