April 19th the American Cancer Society will be hosting the Bark For Life event in Morro Bay California.Join Natalie Riloquio, Community Manager with the American Cancer Society as she talks about the cool “Bark for... READ MORE
Welcome! My journalism career and curiosity about the world started while working as a copy boy for the Wall Street Journal. I’ve logged over a million miles in my travels across the globe, from Morocco to China, up to the Arctic Circle and across Southern Africa.
I was dragged kicking and screaming onto the web after friends and publishers insisted it was time for me to enter the new millennium by creating a web site. I finally agreed. Although, to be honest, I’d rather be looking at the world than having the world look at me. Regardless, I thank you for being here. I hope you enjoy your visit.
Recent Adventures and Musings
Montserrat W.I. harbor Photo Credit Tom Wilmer The only country outside of Ireland that celebrates St. Patrick’s Day as a national holiday is the petite isle of Montserrat in the midst of the Eastern... READ MORE
The historic Hotel La Rose, located in the heart of Santa Rosa’s historic Railroad District, has been welcoming guests since 1907. Jeff Whitehead, general manager, shares insider tips about nearby activities, the hotel’s... READ MORE
Join correspondent, Tom Wilmer in Helena, Arkansas at the King Biscuit Blues Festival where he visits with blues legend, Kenny Neal. Born in New Orleans and raised in Baton Rouge. Neal was introduced to... READ MORE
Tullie Brae is a multidimensional performer whose soulful vocals are matched by her deft chord work on the organ–which explains why the Hammond Organ Company, and naturally, Four Roses Bourbon endorse her. Born and... READ MORE
Tom Wilmer reports from the Delta region of Northeastern Arkansas. Listen to NPR.ORG podcast Come along and join a journey of discovery of enchanting old style farm-town cafes as well as a taste of... READ MORE
Listen to the show on the NPR.ORG Podcast Journeys of Discovery with Tom Wilmer: Check out this episode! Cattle are definitely king in Nebraska. Cows outnumber humans four to one, and the State... READ MORE
Listen to the conversation on the Lowell Thomas Award winning travel show Journeys of Discovery with Tom Wilmer, a weekly featured Podcast on NPR.ORG CLiCK HERE Honored to be a guest speaker in... READ MORE