20 episodes

Tom Wilmer’s six-time Lowell Thomas award-winning podcast — recorded live on location across America and around the world — showcases the arts, culture, music, nature, history, science, wine and spirits, brewpubs, the culinary arts and more. He covers nouns and verbs: people, places, things, and action — everything from baseball to exploring South Pacific atolls, and interviewing the "real" Santa Claus in the Arctic. Tom's feature, recorded live at Harland & Wolfe Shipyards in Belfast Northern Ireland, celebrating the centenary of the launch of the Titanic was the recipient of a Best Travel award from Outdoor Writers Association of California.

Journeys of Discovery with Tom Wilmer Tom Wilmer

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 30 Ratings

Tom Wilmer’s six-time Lowell Thomas award-winning podcast — recorded live on location across America and around the world — showcases the arts, culture, music, nature, history, science, wine and spirits, brewpubs, the culinary arts and more. He covers nouns and verbs: people, places, things, and action — everything from baseball to exploring South Pacific atolls, and interviewing the "real" Santa Claus in the Arctic. Tom's feature, recorded live at Harland & Wolfe Shipyards in Belfast Northern Ireland, celebrating the centenary of the launch of the Titanic was the recipient of a Best Travel award from Outdoor Writers Association of California.

    The Oakland Zoo—high on a hilltop, celebrates its 100th anniversary

    The Oakland Zoo—high on a hilltop, celebrates its 100th anniversary

    Correspondent Tom Wilmer visits with Oakland Zoo’s CEO Nik Dehejia and V.P. of Veterinary Services Dr. Alex Herman.

    • 21 min
    Eco Cannabis—engaging Oakland, California’s social equity participants

    Eco Cannabis—engaging Oakland, California’s social equity participants

    Correspondent Tom Wilmer continues his exploration of Oakland, California’s Cannabis Trail where he visits with Samuel at Eco Cannabis in the heart of downtown Oakland.

    • 15 min
    Harborside--a popular stop on Visit Oakland’s Cannabis Trail

    Harborside--a popular stop on Visit Oakland’s Cannabis Trail

    Anna Lloyd, Cannabis Concierge at Haborside cannabis dispensary in Oakland, CA takes us on a walking tour of discovery at the dispensary.

    • 23 min
    Oaksterdam University--essential ingredient on Oakland’s Cannabis Trail

    Oaksterdam University--essential ingredient on Oakland’s Cannabis Trail

    Executive Chancellor at Oaksterdam University provides fascinating insights about the world’s first cannabis college and its multifold initiatives and courses.

    • 30 min
    Fort Hunter Liggett—America’s first Army base with whole blood transfusion capability

    Fort Hunter Liggett—America’s first Army base with whole blood transfusion capability

    Fort Hunter Liggett fire captain, Devon Haggie shares insights about the capability to provide whole-blood transfusions in the field at Fort Hunter Liggett and surrounding rural communities.

    • 30 min
    Exploring Oakland California’s art, zoo, cannibis trail, cuisine and more

    Exploring Oakland California’s art, zoo, cannibis trail, cuisine and more

    An in-depth exploration of Oakland, California’s engaging and trend-setting destinations with Renee Roberts from Visit Oakland.

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
30 Ratings

30 Ratings

Apache Spin Ballz ,

Traveling in Fairfield CA

Thanks for visiting us and we can’t wait for you to return

Elephnson ,

Experience the States

Unbelievably authentic experience

Kiri Rose ,

Wonderful travel podcast

Visit fascinating places and meet people in the know with the engaging Tom Wilmer as your guide. Super enjoyable. Creating a list of places to visit...in the future.

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