Featured

9 Quirky Things To Do In Milwaukee

When I first wrote about visiting Milwaukee back in 2014, I was so impressed that I couldn't believe more people weren't familiar with this mid-western gem.  In...

O.M.G. – There’s A Dr Pepper Museum!

If you're like me and Dr Pepper is your soft drink of choice, I want you to brace yourself.  Reading the next line is going to make your life a lot better. W...

Why Do You Drive Past Fulton?

Tens of thousands of motorists hustle back and forth along interstate 70 in Missouri every single day.  From Kansas City to Saint Louis, there are many small to...

36 Hours On Tulsa Time

Driving through Oklahoma, you'd be completely forgiven if you figured there was no reason to pull off the highway and explore the city of Tulsa.  Unfortunately,...

Is San Antonio The Best City In Texas?

It's always a pleasure having the opportunity to visit Texas.  Over the years, I've had a lot of great experiences in the Lone Star State, and have enjoyed shar...

Hit The Road To Oklahoma City!

The last time I stopped in Oklahoma City, I was doing a story on the American Banjo Museum.   As most of you know, I'm a big fan of quirky, unique places and it...

A Texas Presidential Road Trip

For anyone that's read my book, 100 Things To Do In America Before You Die, you know that "visiting a presidential library" is one of the uniquely American must...

Welcome To Wisconsin – Say Cheese!

Most states are tormented with a stereotype that never quite leaves the arena of travel planning.  Whether it's bad drivers,  an aging population or even a myth...

Road Trip: Peoria, Illinois

Chances are - Peoria, Illinois has not been on your list of places to escape for a getaway or a last minute road trip.  Located about half way between St. Louis...

America’s Biggest Mustard Collection

Lots of people collect things.  Maybe Christmas ornaments, magnets, or even Hot Wheel cars we played with as kids.  For Barry Levenson, his preferred item to ho...