You love your city - the good and the bad. You know the best rooftop bars, the history of every building, the best subway routes, and the next up-and-coming restaurants. You already plan trips for your friends and family who come to visit you, so why not get paid for it? Become a Wander local, write itineraries for us, and get paid instantly by Wander.
Our locals are artists, moms, tour guides, students, authors, and marketing professionals. They their cities, and want to share their secrets with you.
You’re a weekend warrior. A modern-day Christopher Columbus. A David Attenborough explorer. As one of our Locals, you’ll tell our Wanderers how YOU would explore your city and get off the beaten path.
Our travelers what to hear how to skip the line, where you take your friends when they come to visit, and the best weekend getaway plans. You’ll explain how to avoid the tourist traps and wander like a REAL local.
Get paid for each itinerary you write. Write more itineraries, get paid more. It’s that easy.
We screen prospective Locals based on their awesome ideas for unique ways to explore their cities - and expertise in playing tour guide for friends and family.
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and tell us about 3 unique activities that you would recommend to a friend visiting you in your city. We’ll get back to you within 24 hours, and will let you know the next steps. We’re looking for strong English-language writers who are dialed in to creative ways to see the main tourist attractions, as well as tips and tricks for getting off the beaten path.
If selected as a Wander Local, you’ll be emailed a Local login that will let you start writing and uploading your itineraries to our system. There’s a guide to help you every step of the way, and of course you can always give us a ring or reach us by email if you need more support.
Once you write and upload an itinerary, it will be forwarded to our Chief Wander for review and approval. If we see any edits that need to be made, we’ll ask you to implement the changes. Once your itinerary is finalized and approved, you get paid (Locals earn $25 per itinerary.)