Eureka Springs- This is how to shop!
Walking the streets of Eureka Springs
in the morning is pleasant. The funky town is
A lovingly made cup of latte from Daily Roast in Eureka Springs.
still waking up and the search for coffee is easy and sitting down for a latte at Daily Roast is a safe quiet place to get your bearings. At the Daily Roast you can count on Jim and Janet to stand behind the counter with smiles and offer up the latest sweet treat… maybe a beautiful little yellow lemon pound cake, warm banana nut bread. Today it is crumbly pecan coffee cake. Daily Roast does just what their name says. It roasts its own fair trade, organically grown coffee beans and like their sign says….”its all good”. If you are the type who eavesdrops, you will likely hear some fascinating conversation here… anything from the latest local rant (a petition to ban cell towers or issues surrounding the amazing number of deer roaming the town) to the latest BBC special with some Washington politics mixed in.
With a cup of coffee behind you, the downtown shops beckon. Renewed energy
Jim will make your coffee at the Daily Roast in Eureka Springs.
flows into the streets around noon as the sidewalks start to fill up with people. Shopping in Eureka Springs
has a way of altering how you think about time. Things move at a slower pace here. Shops open around 10am and close when they close. This may be unusual for folks coming from the city but here, everything is done with a casual reference to deliberate living. Locals express a never-ending interest in where people come from. It’s a sweet curiosity and most people find it extremely endearing.
Finding that perfect souvenir is an adventure. Coming from a seasoned shopper, I can promise you that the displays will entice you so… consider yourself warned. Shop Eureka
if you want to own things others will envy you for. Eureka specializes in treasures you would be hard pressed to find anywhere else. One-of-a-kind pottery, lamps and furnishings crafted in the traditions used centuries ago, hand crafted jewelry,
Eureka Springs downtown shops are fun.
trendy even kitschy antiques, local art and more. Eureka has an eco-friendly and philanthropic conscience. Shops like Crazy Bones and Christopher’s carry popular name brands but emphasize products that are green or give back. See more photos of downtown shops on Facebook.