Tom is an award winning producer/director. He is a long distance cyclist and avid basketball and volleyball player. He blames his love of traveling on his parents.


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The Path Less Chosen

Travel that's just a bit off the beaten trail.

 "The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page."

- St. Augustine

Getting from point A to point B by foot, bicycle, kayak, or some other non-motorized means.

Interesting destinations that make you want to linger, overnight or for several days.

Things that make the journey worthwhile, whether it's a brew pub or the perfect spot to watch the sunset.

More great people and places

October 7, 2019

Tucked away in the northwest corner of Arkansas lies the gorgeous little town of Eureka Springs. The village seems to be stitched onto a mountainside, with dozens of natural springs scattered about. Unlike the more well known Hot Springs in the southern part of the sta...

February 27, 2019

One of the oddest and most wonderful art installations in the U.S. is located in Santa Fe, New Mexico.  Created by an artist collective known as Meow Wolf, the House of Eternal Return might best be described as a "fun-house for adults". But even that description doesn'...

December 28, 2018

It's the end of the year and we had the opportunity to take in some outstanding spots in our travel this year. Our 2018 Favorites List contains places we visited during the past 12 months. These may not make anyone else's year-end list, but they are all worth a visit....

March 26, 2018

The Fredrick Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park is Grand Rapids, Michigan is known as a world class attraction that has added a little more of the world to the mix. The Japanese Garden features many traditional components, as well as contemporary sculpture.

Visitors ente...

April 3, 2017

The Inner Harbor area of Baltimore has an almost Disney-like feel with the wide walkways, street performers and national chain restaurants. However, for the traveler looking to get away from the hoards of tourists, one only needs to walk a few blocks from the harbor to...

January 25, 2017

A few miles from the northeast corner of Death Valley National Park, near the city of Beatty, Nevada lays the ghost town of Rhyolite. This was a gold mining town in the late 1800’s. In its heyday in 1906 there were over 8000 residents in Rhyolite. The town boasted two...

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