|It is not without reason that Arkansas
is nicknamed "The Natural State". The state offers
visitors lush nature and diverse landscapes from the
Ouachita Mountains in the south and the Ozark Mountains
in the northwest to the lower, flat Lowlands in the
east. The Mississippi forms the natural border with the
neighboring countries to the east. Original forests
tempt you to hike, crystal-clear lakes such as Lake
Ouachita or Lake Dardanelle for fishing and swimming,
and hot springs invite you to relax after an eventful
The capital Little Rock is located in the center of the
American state and is the starting point for many trips
through Arkansas. Little Rock Central High School
represents a historic milestone: in 1957, nine
African-American youth tried to assert their right to
attend school on an equal footing, which was only
successful after sending 1,000 Airland Division
soldiers. Ex-President Bill Clinton honored these young
men known as "Little Rock Nine". If you want to find out
more about the former president, the best thing to do is
stay in your home in Arkansas: You can visit his
birthplace in the village of Hope. Hot Springs and
Eureka Springs have hot springs that have been used for
short purposes since the 19th century. Even today they
promise pure wellness.
Travel tips and best travel time
The subtropical climate of Arkansas is the mildest from
March to May and September and October. In summer it can
get very hot, while in winter the average temperatures
are just under 10 degrees. Rainfalls accumulate in
summer. The time zone is the Central Standard Time, so
the time difference to Central Europe is six hours. The
best way to get to the state is to fly to Little
Rock. The airport is served by both Europe and within
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