Frequently Asked Questions

How often will I receive my boxes?

You will receive a seasonal travel box each quarter (one box every three months). Choose from three different subscriptions: Around the World, Two Season Voyage, or the Weekend Getaway.

When will my box ship?

Subscription boxes for the quarter will be shipped on or before the 15th of the following month. 

Do You Ship Internationally?

Yes we do! There is a small shipping cost depending on the country. Canada Subscription shipping rates are as follows: Backpackers $9.95 Full Suitcase $12.95. For everyone else outside of the US and Canada Backpackers $15.95 Full Suitcase $17.95. International subscribers are responsible for any customs and duties their country may charge.

What's in the box?

Each box has been curated by our band of world travelers to transport you across the globe. Your subscription will have three books chosen for capturing the very essence of the featured place. Also included is an ethically-sourced premium tea as well as a limited edition fine art print from an emerging travel photographer or artist. The most important thing each box contains is hope. A portion of the proceeds of every single box will be given to charities that help women and girls across the globe have access to education. 

Why subscribe?

As a member of the The Wordy Traveler community,  you’ll receive early access to the very best travel books, art, and ethically-sourced tea.  Save 20% off your yearly subscription when you sign up for Around The World.

What is your return policy?

The Wordy Traveler will accept returns of damaged or defective books up to 30 days from the date of shipment for replacement or box selection credit; however, there are no refunds. If you return a damaged book, we will send you a replacement copy. If a replacement copy is not available, one book credit will be applied to your subscription account and will be applied to the next box.  

Do you charge sales tax?

We are legally required to charge sales tax for residents of Ohio which is 6.50%. We do not charge sales tax to residents outside of Ohio.


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