Bill Clevlen

The American Horse

It's called the American Horse.  I'm still waiting to hear back from Guinness Book of World Records, but this could very well be the biggest statue of a horse i...

Saint Louis Symphony

  St. Louis Symphony It's heartbreaking that thousands of people in the greater Saint Louis area will never experience the magic of the world famous...

Gerald Ford Presidential Museum

Loved this visit to the Gerald Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids! Gerald Ford was the 28th President of the United States.  While his time in office may...

Visiting Grand Rapids

Sometimes you can just sense while landing at the airport if you're going to have a nice trip.  Arrival at the Gerald R Ford Airport in Grand Rapids, Michigan w...

Motown & Hitsville U.S.A.

When the term "bucket list" first surfaced in 2007 I jotted down all the things I wanted to see or do like everyone else at the time.  A visit to Motown was an ...

The Key To Surviving A Flight Delay

This is the tale of my experience surviving a recent flight delay.  If staring at a clock were considered an Olympic sport - there's a decent chance you'd be re...

Philbrook Museum Of Art

Originally built as the home for Oklahoma oil and business man, Waite Phillips -- Philbrook is a 72 room mansion that was donated to the city of Tulsa. Oklahoma...

American Banjo Museum

In the historic Bricktown neighborhood of Oklahoma City, you'll find the world's largest collection of banjos on display at the American Banjo Museum. It's a...

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.