Design Your Own Louisiana Road Trip

Design Your Own Louisiana Road Trip

Design your own uniquely Louisiana road trip with routed scenic byways, a River Road plantations map, itinerary planning hacks, and a wealth of resources. I was a guest of Lafayette Travel and Tour Ascension, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. Design Your Own...
Explore History and Music in Macon, Georgia

Explore History and Music in Macon, Georgia

Explore history and music in Macon, Georgia, at Ocmulgee National Monument, the Tubman Museum, Hay House, the Allman Brothers Big House, and Rose Hill. I was a guest of the Macon-Bibb County CVB, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. History and Music in Macon If...
6 Lessons Learned Cycling Solo through Latin America

6 Lessons Learned Cycling Solo through Latin America

Transcontinental bicyclist Adrian Marziliano shares six lessons learned cycling solo through Latin America, powerful lessons about biking, life, and the kindness of strangers. Note from Howard: In December of 2016, I interviewed Adrian Marziliano, a young man who had...
Transcontinental: An Epic Drive to Canada from Mexico

Transcontinental: An Epic Drive to Canada from Mexico

A Backroad Planet interview. On a drive to Canada from Mexico, two entrepreneurs are set to film a video series about local farmers and food businesses they encounter along the way.  At Backroad Planet we love to share the stories of intriguing people who embark on...
7 World-Class Kansas City Museums

7 World-Class Kansas City Museums

Visit 7 world-class Kansas City museums: the Arabia Steamboat, World War I, American Jazz, Negro Leagues Baseball, Toys & Miniatures, Hallmark Cards, and the Wornall House. Plus lodging, dining, spirits, and shopping! I was a guest of VisitKC, but all thoughts and...
Explore Ascension Parish, Louisiana

Explore Ascension Parish, Louisiana

Explore Ascension Parish, Louisiana, home to historic Donaldsonville, artist Alvin Batiste, the Jambalaya Festival, Cajun Village, and Houmas House Plantation. I was a guest of Tour Ascension, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. UPDATE: Be sure to check out...
Franklin, North Carolina: A Smoky Mountain Adventure

Franklin, North Carolina: A Smoky Mountain Adventure

A Franklin, North Carolina, Smoky Mountain adventure takes us over the Little Tennessee River Greenway, along the Mountain Waters Byway, and up Pickens Nose! I was a guest of Visit North Carolina and Discover Franklin, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. In a...
Three Perfect Days in Lafayette, Louisiana

Three Perfect Days in Lafayette, Louisiana

Three perfect days in Lafayette, Louisiana, include a visit to Vermilionville, an airboat swamp ride, a Tabasco® factory tour, Jungle Gardens, and the best Cajun cuisine. I was a guest of Lafayette Travel, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. UPDATE: Be sure to...

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