Bill Clevlen

The Day I Spent In A Missouri Prison

Ray Miller is 82 years old.  He's been a tour guide at the now vacant Missouri State Penitentiary for the past ten years.  At his age, he has plenty of stories ...

Missouri Road Trip: Jefferson City

The show-me state's capitol city has plenty to see and experience for a full weekend visit or just a quick stop while passing through. Capitol Tour Most Misso...

Unique Things To See In Florida

Headed to Florida during the winter months?  This week, we're talking about some interesting things to see in the sunshine state that you may not know about. S...

Q&A X10: John Wayne Birthplace Museum

The John Wayne Birthplace Museum in Winterset, Iowa has been a huge hit since its grand opening just a couple of years back.  Each time I'm in...

Is Oxford Mississippi’s Coolest Town?

The state of Mississippi often gets a bad rap.  As a travel journalist, I've definitely encountered people that perfectly fall into the typical southern stereot...

10 Texas Fun Facts

The Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) is home to the world’s largest parking lot. The Airport has the third largest runway in the world and is the a...

5 Museums To Explore In Texas

We're talking Texas this week!  And the lonestar state is full of incredible museums to explore.  Here are five of my favorites to get your road trip plans star...

Haunted American Homes

It wouldn't be Halloween without talking about haunted homes in America.  There are plenty to choose from.  Here are 5 of my favorite haunted homes. Winchester...

Houston’s Beer Can House

Last week, we talked about things to do in Los Angeles since the Dodgers made it into the World Series.  To be fair and balanced - I thought we'd talk about thi...

Odd Things To Do In L.A.

This week, we talked about things to do in Los Angeles and southern California in honor of the L.A. Dodgers making it back into the World Series.  Here are some...

Bill Clevlen

Bill is a travel journalist, broadcaster and freelance writer based in Saint Louis, Missouri. Bill travels all across the country doing positive stories, highlighting people and places making America great. He's the host of the weekly Rediscover America podcast and author of the new book 100 Things To Do In America Before You Die! Bill enjoys parks, talking to strangers, eating medium-rare steaks, playing Pickleball and telling good jokes.