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About TPF! Hosts John and Amy Burton
Somewhat normal people who love to travel...and who have learned a few things along the way.
John and Amy have five amazing children, one dog and an exciting history that includes authoring books, starting escape room and axe throwing businesses, planting churches and, as a result, traveling a lot!
Connecting with them through articles on this site and their YouTube channel will help you discover some of their favorite places and attractions. You will also learn some great tips that will save you money and help you experience some relaxing, thrilling and FUN trips and vacations.
Branson YouTube | Behind the Scenes with a YouTube and Newsbreak Creator John takes you into the studio and shares the vision and passion he and Amy have for TPF! Travel on both YouTube and NewsBreak. Check out the behind the scenes setup and hear about John and Amy's journey as creators. Most importantly, hear about how much YOU mean to them as TPFers! Here are the links to the TPF! Travel NewsBreak channel: https://www.newsbreak.com/@c/1471605…Read More
Delicious College Of The Ozarks Restaurant | Dobyns Dining Room John and Amy head out to their favorite Branson, Missouri area restaurant, Dobyns Dining Room at College of the Ozarks! The lunch was incredible, the service was impeccable and the atmosphere perfect!Read More
Chocolate And Popcorn | Cole's Chocolates and Popcorn in Colorado Springs, Colorado John, Amy and the crew head to a VERY HAPPY PLACE in Colorado Springs! Their wonderful hosts treated them to DELICOUS chocolate and some INCREDIBLE and unusual varieties of gourmet popcorn! The next time you are in Colorado Springs, Cole's Chocolates and Popcorn is a MUST VISIT!Read More
Birthday Of A King | INCREDIBLE Branson Musical John and Amy take in a show at Music City Center and were BLOWN AWAY and powerfully moved by this dramatic story, Birthday of a King! This Broadway-style, original musical production is nothing like you've ever seen before. The musical score is phenomenal and the story is epic. In fact, life-changing wouldn't be too strong of a statement.Read More
Manitou Springs Colorado | Adam's Mountain Cafe When John and Amy lived in Manitou Springs, Colorado as church planters, Adam's Mountain Cafe was their favorite restaurant. This is an incredible place for healthy, delicious food in beautiful Manitou Springs! Stay for a quick tour through Manitou Springs and Garden of the Gods after they finish lunch!Read More
Zipline Branson | Shepherd of the Hills Canopy Tours https://youtu.be/3axAdI-myps John, Amy and Jet have a hilarious, eventful and FUN time on the Shepherd of the Hills Zipline Canopy Tour in Branson, Missouri! Check out the thrills and the beautiful scenery as they soar above the treetops!Read More
When you live in a vacation town the fun never stops! My wife Amy and I along with three of our five children arrived home to Branson, Missouri the other day from a ten-day trip to Colorado and Oklahoma. The day we returned, we had an appointment set on a private boat cruise on beautiful Table Rock Lake, at sunset, with fireworks popping all around. After a five-hour drive from Oklahoma we found ourselves standing…Read More
Table Rock Lake | Private Guided Cruise at Big Cedar Lodge John and Amy connect with some great new friends and spend the evening with Captain Mike on Table Rock Lake! You CAN'T MISS the incredible sunset, a spectacular view of the Showboat Branson Bell and MORE!Read More
Oklahoma State Park | Lost in Natural Falls State Park! John, Amy and the crew head out to the stunning Natural Falls State Park…and get lost! Check out the beautiful falls and scenery while enjoying a tour over bridges, next to a dam, by some sunbathing turtles and through the woods! And, they discovered Yurts for the first time!Read More
Shepherd Of The Hills Restaurant | Shepherd's Mill John and Amy experience some incredible food in a delightful atmosphere at the Shepherd's Mill Restaurant at The Shepherd of the Hills in Branson, Missouri! The food all across the homestead whether it's at the restaurant or during one of the dinner shows is delicious!Read More
BigShots Golf | Incredible Fun in Springfield, Missouri! A brand new attraction for couples, groups, families and friends has opened in Springfield, Missouri! BigShots Golf is huge fun for those who have never picked up a golf club as well as those who are convinced they are about to hit the PGA tour!Read More
As I peruse the various Branson vacation related Facebook groups, one of the top questions I notice from visitors is, “What are some fun things to do for kids?” Well into a dramatic transformation that includes a much greater focus on kids and family, many still presume Branson to be mostly for the older generation. While Mom, Dad, Grandma and Grandpa have a myriad of exciting choices in entertainment, Branson is also overflowing with fun…Read More