Volunteer Tourism

Volunteerism: For Those Looking to Travel and Give Back

As a luxury and travel website, Wander magazine wants to take a moment to remind readers that you can visit exotic parts of the world...
Taste LA by night

Los Angeles Times The Taste returns Labor Day Weekend 2014

Written by and photos by Nadia Ibanez In my 20′s, I would have been perfectly content spending Labor Day Weekend at the beach or...
RiSE Festival 2014

RiSE Lantern Festival 2014 Lifts Spirits in the Mojave Desert

August has greeted us, and we are wrapping up all of our summer plans and looking forward to our end of the year excitement. Before...
My brother ordered the biggest meal possible

My trip to Indonesia summed up by traditional food and drink

Written by and photos by Nadia Ibanez They say your taste buds change every seven years and I’m a strong believer in this statement....
Can't you imagine Bobby Kennedy on this ledge?

10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know about the Grand Canyon

Since it’s the peak of family vacation time, we figured it would behoove us to pay homage to one of America’s greatest family attractions...
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The Royal Pita Maha in Ubud, Bali is ethereal beauty in the forest

Written by and photos by Nadia Ibanez It’s hard to sum up my Bali trip in a few sentences. I’ve been back from traveling...
Hello Kitty Con is coming!

Comic-Con 2014, Hello Kitty Con, and Stalker Con – A How-To Guide to Get Your Geek On

Summer is in full swing, and for hard core pop culture fanatics, that means one thing: the Cons are coming. That’s right, Comic-Con 2014...
2013's Boomsday Skyline

Want Big Boom for Your Buck on Labor Day? Head to Knoxville Boomsday

Everyone has big fireworks plans for the Fourth of July, but for firework fanatics, that’s definitely not enough. With that in mind, Knoxville beckons...
Bicycle Adventure photo

Top Tips to Get You Ready for Your American Bicycle Adventure

This summer, everyone wants the ultimate vacation experience. That might mean going to Bali for a month, like one of our editors, and for...
This smoked salmon from the Rib Room is beautiful to the eyes and stomach

New Orleans Hotel Omni Royal Ranks as a Top 10 Brunch Hotel in US

Is there anything better than exploring a new city until the wee hours of the morning, then sleeping in until noon before heading over...