Every other summer my family of thirty-seven hops on the local interstate and travels 970 miles west to Middle America—specifically Estes Park, Colorado, our idyllic and preferred “happy place.” We leave behind the umpteen-thousand lakes of Minnesota, skirt the South Dakota Badlands and spend the niRead More
Encourage children to explore African tribal art and patterns with this interesting travel activity that will allow them to create fun, decorative necklaces using just black pens and paper plates! This travel art can be done in: Cars Planes Trains Hotel rooms What you will need: Paper plates Read More
The only national U.S. rainforest is located on the eastern side of Puerto Rico. Called El Yunque, this massive and lush space is a natural playground for kids who love to be active. Hiking there is a little different than in other exotic rainforests. In fact, it could be the perfect introduction toRead More
Encourage children to explore Aztec history. The Aztecs were a wandering tribe from northern Mexico and were one of the last great Native American civilizations. The Aztecs were very artistic people, with a love of pottery, poetry and sculpting. They often applied their art as tattoos to their warriRead More
This juicy travel activity will occupy children on their journey! Wherever your vacation, it’s always good for children to get eat plenty of fresh fruit. With this activity, you can encourage them to explore and discuss the importance of fruit in their diet. Invite your children to color in these abRead More
Pure Wander Magazine concentrates on unique, culturally relevant experiences for families to do with their kids, which will take adventures abroad and in the backyard to a higher level. We believe that children are capable of great things and are able to adapt to exotic and unique situations right alongside their more experienced counterparts. There is almost no limit to where and when a child can travel with their family and our mission is to encourage others to expand the minds of their little ones and explore the entire world.