Tracy Ellen Beard

Tracy Ellen Beard, Wander With Wonder Senior Editor, is a freelance writer, editor, and photographer based in Longview, Washington. She is an avid traveler, wine connoisseur, foodie, hiker, cyclist, and kayaker. Tracy is the “Out and About” columnist for the Columbia River Reader and writes monthly for Upscale Living Magazine. She also contributes regularly to LuxeGetaways, Northwest Travel & Life, Country, Country Extra, and several other magazines. Her stories focus on luxury and adventure travel, fine dining, wine, libations, road trips, and recipes. Tracy shares a unique perspective on the world from her personal journeys and the excursions she took as the founder and past president of an international children’s nonprofit. Her twenty years of experience writing in various genres, and her culinary training in San Francisco, California, have added to her knowledge and expertise.
                               
Cycling in Rome

Cycling in Rome

Cycling in Rome is a great way to explore the city. Set out with a guide and be prepared for some grand adventures. Read on to discover one memorable experience cycling in Rome. Cycling is one of my...

Things to Do in The Dalles

Things to Do in The Dalles

There are many things to do in The Dalles, including fabulous places to eat, drink, and play. Situated along the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, it offers epic outdoor adventures. The...

Seriously, Canyoning Near Lucca, Italy

Seriously, Canyoning Near Lucca, Italy

Canyoning is an adventure sport combining rock climbing and bouldering with hiking, cliff jumping, rappelling, sliding down natural slides, and challenging swimming. Read on for an outdoor adventure...