WanderWithWonder.com is all about life’s “WOW” moments. Whether you travel around the world or simply across the street, there’s wonder everywhere. Finding those great places to eat, a quiet corner to sit and reflect, a hotel room that enfolds you in luxury, a destination that takes your breath away, or a coffee shop that lets you contemplate life are the moments that make traveling exciting. Come along as we Wander With Wonder…
Susan Lanier-Graham is a freelance journalist and photographer who has been writing for nearly three decades. While her articles usually specialize in luxury travel, wines, fine dining, spas, homes, and luxury lifestyles, she realizes that wonders are everywhere. Sharing those wonders — whether they be around the world or across the street — is what she enjoys most. The treasures we each find in our travels are the things that make us stop and say “Wow” and sigh in wonder. That’s what makes traveling such a thrill. Wander With Wonder is all about those “Wow” moments.
Susan’s writing background
Susan has written more than 70 nonfiction reference books, computer and business books, training manuals, and hundreds of newspaper and magazine articles. Her articles have appeared in such publications as AAA Highroads, AAA Home & Away, Uptown Magazine, View Highlife, So Scottsdale, Luxe Beat Magazine, Modern Luxury Scottsdale, Go Gilbert, Arizona Health & Living, Design & Architecture, Scottsdale Health, Western Horseman, Western Lifestyles Retailer, Cowboys & Indians, Rocky Mountain News, Persimmon Hill, Steamboat Magazine, Rosewood, Countryside, Frontier Magazine, Phoenix Home & Garden, Colorado Homes & Lifestyles, and more. View some of her work on the Portfolio pages.
Susan’s work has also appeared online at Vacationist.com, Hotels.com, TravelandLeisure.com, Mapquest.com, Marriott.com, Sofitel.com, Fairmont.com, Fox News Travel and AOL Travel online.
Susan’s personal life
Susan graduated magna cum laude from University of Maryland, with a degree in Government & Politics/Comparative Economics. She holds a Master of Liberal Arts with honors from Regis University in Denver, Colorado. Susan is a member of the International Food, Wine & Travel Writers Association and is a certified California Wine Appellation Specialist.
Susan has lived all across the country. She was born in Virginia, moved to Colorado at the age of 14, traveled around the US and lived in Germany with her husband while he was in the Air Force. Susan and her husband Bill have called Arizona home for 20 years. Bill and Susan have one son, Patrick, who is currently serving in the US Army. He and his wife Kamilla, along with their 4 kids (Nathan, John, Zoë and Morgan), are stationed in the wilds of Missouri and, despite traveling all over the world, right now that happens to be one of Susan’s favorite destinations.
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