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

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....

February 1, 2018

When thinking about tropical plants one doesn't normally consider Chicago, especially in the winter. However, the Garfield Park Conservatory offers citizens of this northern Midwest city a welcome break from the cold temperatures.

The Conservatory is one of the top faci...

January 14, 2017

Winter brings cold winds off of Lake Michigan for the residents of Chicago. So where’s the best place for Christmas shopping? Outdoors, of course, specifically the Christkindlmarket in the Chicago Loop.

Christkindlmarket is a traditional German-American holida...

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