Bobbing Along With Bob

Here is a sampling of my published stories in date order:

Dogs in Marin for Marin Magazine website (August 2018).

Hawaii Guide for the United Airlines travel site (August 2018).

Brazil’s Big 3 Cities for the United Airlines travel site (July 9, 2018).

Family-Friendly Seattle for the United Airlines travel site (July 2018).

Independence Day Celebrations Abroad for the United Airlines travel site (June 22, 2018).

Singapore Guide story for the United Airlines travel site (June 2018).

San Francisco Guide story for the United Airlines travel site (June 2018).

Mountain Biking Couple Charlie & Jacquie for the print and online versions of Marin Magazine (June 2018).

Family-Friendly San Diego for the United Airlines travel site (May 24, 2018).

Mexico City for the United Airlines travel site (May 23, 2018).

Canadian Golf Cruise segment for the “50 Ways to Have a Superior Summer” story in The Wall Street Journal travel section (May 15, 2018).

Family-Friendly New York City for the United Airlines travel site (May 8, 2018).

Places to Experience Nature Through Glass for the National Geographic Traveler website (May 4, 2018).

Boat Sharing for aarp.org (April 25, 2018).

South American wine destinations for the United Airlines travel site (April 16, 2018).

Earth Day weekend getaways for the United Airlines travel site (April 13, 2018).

Tahitian islands for the United Airlines travel site (April 10, 2018).

Rob Pope: Transcontinental Runner for American Way Magazine (April 2018).

Hamburg for the United Airlines travel site (March 30, 2018).

Cinco de Mayo Celebrations for the United Airlines travel site (March 21, 2018).

Photographer/Conservation group matching platform for the Sierra Magazine website (March 2018).

Top Film-Location Cities for the United Airlines travel site (Feb. 27, 2018).

Top Experiences in Reykjavik for the United Airlines travel site (Feb. 23, 2018).

My print and online story on kayaking for Marin Magazine and marinmagazine.com (Nov. 2017).

Winter Holiday Fun in San Francisco for the Starwood travel site (October 2017).

Resorts with Bragging Rights for The Wall Street Journal (Sept. 10, 2017).

Barkley 100-Mile for The National (Aug./Sept. 2017).

Downtown Phoenix for the Starwood travel site (August 2017).

Tennis Getaways for the Starwood travel site (July 2017).

Road Trip Tips for the Starwood travel site (June 2017).

San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury District for The Wall Street Journal (May 20, 2017).

U.S. Hiking Destination Cities for the United Airlines travel site (May 9, 2017).

Exploring New Jersey for the Starwood travel site (April 2017).

Bordeaux article and photos (see pages 6-9) in the 2017 Taste of Travel anthology.

NE Puerto Rico Adventures for the Starwood travel site (March 2017).

Luxurious Experiences in Osaka for the Starwood travel site (March 2017).

Amazing Rock Balancer for The National (Amtrak’s magazine: Dec. 2016/Jan. 2017).

The TreeSpirit Project for Hemispheres (Nov. 2016).

Fall Foliage Escapes for the United Airlines travel site (Oct. 27, 2016).

Topics of other stories for the United Airlines news and travel sites in 2016 include Brazil, Cuba, Ireland, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Singapore, Athens, Barcelona, Lisbon, Rio de Janeiro, Louisville, New York City, and many other countries, cities and national parks around the world.

Verde Valley (AZ) Wine Country for ViaMagazine.com (originally in AAA Highroads Magazine).

Spotlight on a sustainable farming organization on ensia.com (Aug. 17, 2016).

Repurposed forts for The Wall Street Journal (July 2, 2016).

New microbreweries in San Francisco for Draft Magazine (Jan./Feb. 2016)

I wrote 21 stories published in 2016 at Bootprints.com, a hiking/outdoors site, before its demise.

Story on Austria’s Stubai region in Senior Living Magazine (May 2015).

Story on surprise adventures in The Wall Street Journal (March 14-15, 2015).

Story on Heidi Kuhn, founder of an international mine-removal charity, in Success Magazine (Jan. 2015).

Award-winning story on cycling through Germany’s Mosel Wine Country in TheWineBuzz (Jan./Feb. 2015).

Topics of the 38 stories I wrote for the Asics running site in 2015 touched on training, motivation, gear and nutrition.

Profile of the founder-director of a pioneering after-school program in Family Circle Magazine (Sept. 2014).

Story on the S.F. Giants ballpark on mapquest.com (May 2014).

Story on Mazatlan’s Carnaval in the Houston Chronicle (Feb. 2014).

Award-winning profile of AmaWaterways executive Kristen Karst in PORTHOLE CRUISE (Dec. 2013).

In 2013-2017, I published 14 feature articles in AAA HIGHROADS MAGAZINE (Arizona).

Story on Basque places in the West in the San Francisco Chronicle Travel section (July 2012).

Story on Wales’ Coast Path in Budget Travel Magazine (May/June 2012).

Story on running hotspots in the San Francisco Chronicle Travel section (May 2012).

Stories on the art & culture and food & wine in Italy’s Marche region on PeterGreenberg.com (August 2011).

Story on great pipe organs in the San Francisco Chronicle Travel section (Dec. 2011).

Medicine storage safety for VIM & VIGOR (Fall 2010).

Story on U.S. islands for EXPERIENCE LIFE (June 2010).

In 2010-2011, I published more than 150 articles (most with my photos) on attractions, restaurants, wineries, parks and other places for Hello Metro sites (HelloSanFrancisco.com, HelloLongBeach.com, HelloBoise.com, and many others throughout the West). Here’s the complete list.

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE MAGAZINE profile of a former Microsoft executive who founded Room to Read, a charity that builds school libraries abroad–winner of the 2005 ASJA “Arlene Award” for stories that make a difference. (The story generated more than $100,000 in cash and in-kind contributions by readers.)

Story on Germany’s Mosel River wine region for MARIN (Oct. 2009).

Story on Wales for MARIN (April 2010).

Exercise for seniors for VIM & VIGOR (Summer 2009).

Here is a partial list of where I’ve been published:

U.S. magazines:
AARP: The Magazine, American Health,  American Way, Art & Antiques, Backpacker, Best Life, Better Health & Living, Bicycling, Boys’ Life, Budget Travel, Continental, Draft, Energy for Women, Exercise & Health, Experience Life, Family Fun, Family Life, Fitness, Fitness Runner, Forbes FYI, Healthy Kids, Hemispheres, Inc., Ladies’ Home Journal, Longevity, Men’s Fitness, Men’s Health, Men’s Journal, Modern Bride, National Geographic Adventure, National Geographic Traveler, Outside, Porthole Cruise, POV, Prevention, Runner’s World, Running Times, Self, Shape, Spa, Sports Afield, Triathlete, Triathlon Today, Ultrarunning, Ultrasport, Virtuoso Life, Weight Watchers, Winning (bike racing), Wired, Women’s Sports & Fitness.

Foreign magazines:
Ensemble Vacations (Canada), New Zealand Runner, Runner’s World-U.K., Runner’s World-South Africa, Senior Living (Canada), Style (Hong Kong), Western Living (Canada).

Newspapers and regional magazines:
City Sports (CA), Competitor (CA), Houston Chronicle, Marin, Pacific Sun (CA), Sacramento Bee, Sacramento Union, Sactown Magazine, San Francisco Business Journal, San Francisco Chronicle (Travel section and Magazine), San Francisco Examiner, San Francisco Focus, UC Davis Magazine, The Wall Street Journal.

Websites:
Runnersworld.com, Bicycling.com, Depend.com, HealthyKids.com, PeterGreenberg.com, WebMD, Ensia.com, SierraClub.org and many others.