Eric Jay Toll is communications manager for City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development. In his free time, he roams the West looking for places families can enjoy together – or for a mom and dad getaway. Eric has been a travel writer for more than 10 years. His work has appeared in USA Today, Golf, Travel.com, and other publications. He was a charter writer for TravelingDad.com. Eric is an explorer, camper, resort bum, tourist and adventurer. He is also an accomplished chef in the kitchen and the campsite. He lives in Phoenix, Arizona.