Bucket List Trips

On the Water in Senegal

Adventure awaits in this West African country.

05/12/2021 By Bill Wiatrak

Let's flamingle

Where to Find Flamingos in Aruba

Selfies are fine, but no, you cannot pet them.

03/26/2021 Photography by Bill Wiatrak

Bucket List Trips

Yes, You Should Go to Uzbekistan

Spiked fortresses, ski resorts, and a camel or two.

03/19/2021 Photography by Bill Wiatrak

Greetings, Earthlings

A Far-Out Journey to Seismique

What's Houston's new interactive museum really like?

03/16/2021 Photography by Bill Wiatrak

Bucket List Trips

The Great Mohenjo-daro Adventure

How a visiting an artist in Pakistan led one Houstonia writer to one of the oldest cities in the world ... and a haunted house.

03/04/2021 By Bill Wiatrak

Travel Tips

How to Travel in 2021

What it's really like to fly across the world right now.

02/23/2021 By Bill Wiatrak

On The Itinerary

How to See Mexico's Most Beautiful Cities in Two Weeks, Max

A one way ticket to Mexico City, a rental car, and (masked-up, socially distanced) adventure.

12/16/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Cheap Trick

How to Travel the U.S. with No Money

A reliable car and a little ingenuity go a long way.

08/04/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Safe Travels

Camping in Style at a Secluded Florida Ranch

Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo rivals Texas's finest.

07/27/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Georgia On My Mind

Thomasville is a Trip Back in Time

A weekend in this Southern town will slow your roll.

03/05/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Fresh Powder

6 Reasons To Head to Telluride Right Away

A taste of paradise in Colorado.

02/17/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Bucket List Trips

The Best Bars in Amsterdam's Red Light District

Where to drink with the Dutch.

02/13/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Battle of the Booze

Where in the World is the Perfect Bloody Mary?

A trip around the globe proves the best bloody is in ... Humble!?

02/12/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

The Golden Triangle

An Art Lover's Guide to Madrid

How to immerse yourself in art and great food without spending a fortune.

02/07/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Float Your Boat

How to Keep Your Hotels Interesting

Why stay somewhere ordinary when you could sleep in a windmill?

01/29/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Hold on to your ear

Travel in Van Gogh's Footsteps Across France

One writer visits the most important spots in the artist's life.

01/24/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Hot Tips

How to Visit West Africa Without Hurting Yourself

It's possible to drive from Nigeria to the Ivory Coast—follow these tips.

01/08/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Bucket List Trips

Diving the Wreckage of World War II in Beautiful Vanuatu

A diver's dream awaits in the South Pacific.

12/23/2019 By Bill Wiatrak

Bucket List Trips

How to Get to Papua New Guinea

A flight to Sydney and a cruise later, paradise awaits.

12/18/2019 By Bill Wiatrak

Hot Spots

Arlington Is Home to a New Hotel for Sports Fanatics

The new Live! by Loews delights.

10/31/2019 By Bill Wiatrak