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Robert Heidersbach The Hub City_ Lafayette, LA

The Hub City: Lafayette, LA

Lafayette is Louisiana’s central hub for Cajun and Creole culture. The city – blending its authentic Creole heritage with the hustle and bustle of a booming, cosmopolitan city – is a favorite attraction for tourists and locals alike. Lafayette boasts big-city opportunities with a sense of small-town charm and provides a variety of fun and […]

Robert Heidersbach RAGBRAI The Week Long Ride

The Week Long Ride: Ragbrai

Ragbrai – Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa – is a non-competitive, seven-day bicycle ride in the state of Iowa. The trip was first held in 1973 and has continued to this day as the most extensive bicycle touring event in the world. The event draws many cyclists from the U.S. as well as […]

Robert Heidersbach A Travel Guide to Exploring Egypt

A Travel Guide to Exploring Egypt

While Egypt is mostly known for the mighty Nile and impressive monuments, its splendid delta and enchanting desert make for postcard-perfect memories. Filled with rich history that dates back thousands of years, the inhabitants love to tell stories about the country’s long past and welcome visitors from around the globe. Take a look below to […]

Robert Heidersbach Stops on the Katy Trail

Notable Stops on the Katy Trail

Stretching 237.7 miles long and 100 feet wide, Missouri’s scenic Katy Trail State Park features a crushed limestone path for hiking or biking and is likely the skinniest state park in the country. It was started over a century ago as the Missouri-Kansas-Texas railroad, also known as the K-T, for which it found its name. […]


The Best Small Towns to Travel To Around the World

Throughout my decades of travel experience, only one thing has stayed the same: traveling to rural areas and small towns.


These Towns are the Most Bicycle-Friendly

Outside of my professional endeavors of educating young minds about corrosion and engineering, I enjoy traveling and cycling around the cities and counties I travel to. However, when it comes to domestic travel, my wife and I enjoy participating in long distance bike rides. We’ve cycled across Iowa in the RAGBRAI, across Missouri’s Katy Trail, […]


Think Like a Local While Traveling With These 4 Tips

For me, travel is all about meeting new people and fully immersing myself in a different culture. And the only way to do so is to travel like a local! When I travel, I aim to make my trips as authentic as possible by interacting with the local people and community. It presents a unique […]


Places Around the World with Breathtaking Architecture

Over the years, I’ve traveled extensively for both my professional pursuits and personal pleasure. I truly relish the opportunity to explore the world on an international scale as it has presented the unique opportunity to learn from a variety of people, life perspectives, and cultures. But I particularly enjoy learning about the area’s history and taking the time to appreciate the architectural influences that are unique to the region as well.