Road Schooled

Lessons from the Road to Somewhere

Speed Road Trip Across America with My Feet

When people ask me if I have any regrets about my travels I don’t really have any.  Sure there are things I would have done differently knowing what I know now, but I don’t have regrets.  The closest thing I have to a regret is that I wish I would have taken more pictures of […]

3 Free Campgrounds Near National Parks

Visiting the most beautiful places on the planet doesn’t have to be expensive if you don’t mind forgoing a few luxuries.  If you are traveling on the cheap and looking for a free place to stay, check out these 3 free campgrounds. Padre Island National Seashore Padre Island National Seashore has 70 miles of beach […]

Too Fat to Ride the Mules

For years I thought about hiking the Grand Canyon. Last summer I went to the south rim of the Grand Canyon and decided not to hike down because I was feeling under the weather and wasn’t sure if I would make it back up in the scorching heat. So I looked into riding the mules […]

Show & Tell: The Spirit of Route 66

I got my kicks on Route 66. Location:  Petrified Forest National Park, AZ