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Ali Wunderman

Ali Wunderman is a freelance travel writer focusing predominantly on the intersection of wildlife and tourism. Her work has appeared in Travel + Leisure, Cosmopolitan and Condé Nast Traveler, among other publications, and she is a guidebook author for Belize and Iceland. Originally from San Francisco, Ali now lives in rural Montana with her husband, Michael, and their two dogs, Sophie and Vinny, though she continues to spend much of her time in Belize.

Stories By Ali Wunderman

My Wild Escape Into the Parrot Protection Program

I was the only woman on a volunteer crew sent into the jungle to defend a dwindling bird population from pet-trade poachers. And I saved my sense of self in the process.