Most recently published stories in Wander.
Another Road Trip Completed
Just like last year, this road trip ended the same way with little to no excitement on the drive home. It was almost like the Universe didn't want to delay my return or maybe I was anxious to get home. Regardless of the reason, it was always nice to be able to sit back and relax.
England’s Most Popular Beach Walk Locations
Walking became the go-to hobby for many of us throughout 2020. Although walking isn’t everyone’s preferred choice of activity, last year left us no other option but to make some compromises with how we spend our time.
A Soul in the Tundra
Interior Alaska. An idyllic wasteland of rotting tundra and moose droppings. The mountains are too far away, the ocean is nowhere in sight. Instead the lazy Chena river churns brown with dirt and debris.
The Most Alluring Place In Canada I've Been To As A Child
A little bit about Gananoque and why I recommend you visit after the pandemic! This small Ontario town in the Leeds and Grenville vicinity is one of the most popular places for summer tourists! Gananoque is the entry to the Thousand Islands and is internationally acknowledged as one of the most enchanting waterfront communities. Gananoque, also known as the Noq, the Gan and the Gateway to the Thousand Islands is a phenomenal destination for people from all walks of life, including business professionals and residents, not just tourists. Just like in urban cities like Ottawa, Montreal and Toronto, Gananoque has tons of restaurants for people to dine in, all kinds of indoor and outdoor activities to enjoy with friends and family, stores to shop in as well as places to stay in. If you prefer towns and villages over major cities, Gananoque is a perfect place to escape from the city and give yourselves a pleasant vacation in the beauty of nature! You can make many beautiful memories during your stay in Gananoque, Ontario!
How to Surf in Mirissa
Visiting the charming town of Mirissa in Sri Lanka will always be an appealing experience. Amongst the best things to do in the environs of this town would be surfing. Although the town happens to be a popular destination, you will often find that the beach is relatively uncrowded as well. Provided below is some useful information regarding surfing in Mirissa.
Where to Take Your Kids Swimming
It is officially summer time here in Las Vegas, NV. That means hot heat, sunny weather, and swimming pools. Sounds fun right? Well, if you’re like me, a mother and new to living in Las Vegas, it may be a challenge finding pools for your kiddos to enjoy.
The Price of Love in the City of the Dead
It was as hot as they told me it would be. The sun sat directly overhead, a golden ball that made the air heavy and drew convict’s sweat from under my arms.
Ostia Antica: The Other Pompeii
The hand that used to hold the knife is gone. But the same sunlight still comes streaming down from the trapdoor above, illuminating the cold and changeless features of a forgotten god. The bull is still there too, its head pulled back, throat exposed for the vanished blade. Damp ferns grow around the edges of the skylight above the marble statue.
Hokkaido people always go on a long journey in pursuit of the light in their lives
The heavy snow in my heart is my winter memory On that day, the oblique light was a spilled can of sparkling amber maple syrup. The clouds were just as wet as the fresh cherry clams, and the mountains were stained with peach Fei like rouge on the cheeks of girls. The bay is calm and calm, just like the mirror of the lost goddess.
Budapest and the Fine Art of Missing Everything
“Where are you guys from?” The young man’s face was pockmarked with acne. His sandy blonde hair was swept back and held in place with a generous amount of some pungent product. On his chest, a bullet dangled from a long silver chain.
A Pioneer, Uptown
The bell rang inside the service station as a young woman pulled her white Plymouth Valiant up to the gas pumps. As the attendant approached, she signaled him to fill it up. With gas pumping, he moved to the front to wash her windshield, and noticed the woman had kids in the car. The four of them were silent, but the woman was crying.
Tired Of London
It was two o’clock in the morning. No good ideas come to you at two o’clock in the morning. Lying there wide awake in the darkness of a too-small, too-expensive hotel room, my circadian rhythm torn to shreds by a long flight and a fugitive sun, I found myself wondering if I even enjoy travel any more. Who would, when it looks like this?