Tim and Lisa Trudell

Tim and Lisa Trudell are the owners of the travel blog, The Walking Tourists, and live in southwest Omaha. Lisa was a travel professional for over 16 years. Tim Trudell was a journalist with community newspapers for several years and is currently a freelance writer and online content creator, as well as the photographer, editor, and author of the blog. They are the coauthors of 100 Things to Do in Omaha Before You Die and Unique Eats and Eateries of Omaha. When not traveling, they love to continue to explore their hometown of Omaha, as well as the unique areas of Nebraska. You can follow them at @100ThingsOmaha or

The history of Richman-Gordman Department Stores begins in Omaha in 1915 and covers over a century. Learn of its incarnations through the years and relive your Zooland childhood experiences.

100 Things to Do in Omaha Before You Die Discover the city’s unique coffee flights. Learn about the history of the Reuben sandwich. Catch a unique view of the city while ziplining 55 feet above the ground. Immerse yourself in nature

The original TV dinner was created in downtown Omaha thanks to an abundance of Thanksgiving leftovers. Learn about the origins of Swanson's TV Brand Frozen Dinner. Special thanks to Tim and Lisa Trudell, authors of the book Lost Treasures of Omaha and


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