Once you get through the beating called Oklahoma (seriously, has to be the ugliest terrain and worse roads ever), and enter Arkansas, you quickly learn why it is called the “natural state”. It is beautiful, espeically in the fall when most trees are bright red, yellow, green or orange.
Last year at this time Julie and I discovered our favorite getaway in Carmel, CA. This year we discovered another new favorite, Eureka Springs, AR.
The Ozarks provide an incredible sense of getting away from it all. We spent out time touring the mountain area, eating, resting and even made our way up to Branson, MO for a day.