United States

February 2, 2013

Kayaking Lady Bird Lake Under the Sun in Austin, Texas

Renowned poet and philosopher Henry David Thoreau once said, “A lake is the landscape’s most beautiful and expressive feature. It is earth’s eye; looking into which […]
October 30, 2012

Traveling the Shawshank Redemption Trail in Mansfield, Ohio

“I find I’m so excited that I can barely sit still or hold a thought in my head. I think it’s the excitement only a free […]
October 20, 2012

Backpacking Fun in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee

Dark, ominous clouds snaked across the sky over 187,000 acres of old growth forest as the threat of a thunderstorm loomed. Ahead of the dense, hardwood […]
October 8, 2012

Let’s All Travel to Cincinnati, the Queen of the West

  Cincinnati or Cincitucky? How about Nasty-Nati? Clevelanders and northerners alike love to jab the Queen City by referencing the city’s geographic and political proximity to […]
October 5, 2012

West Virgina Travel Should (Could) Be Amazing

Update: I found something amazing in West Virginia. West Virginia should and could be one of the coolest states in the country. Surrounded almost entirely by […]
September 28, 2012

Visiting Portland Yileds as Much Craft Beer as it Does Rain

  Rain and Beer The Pacific Northwest is a mystery to those coming out of the Midwest. Not that it should be. Today, we have the […]