Meet The Team

Introducing Hunter Charnow

Hunter Charnow

Hunter Charnow – the visionary president and founder of Wanderlust Promotions LTD, the premier provider of group travel experiences since 1983. With over four decades of experience in the group tour industry and creating unique trips and events for more than 25,000 groups, Hunter has developed a wealth of expertise and knowledge that is unmatched in the field.

Hunter’s passion for travel and adventure began at an early age, and he has spent his entire career sharing that passion with others. As a result, he has built a reputation as a trusted leader in the travel industry, known for his commitment to providing unforgettable travel experiences to his clients.

His extensive experience in the group tour industry has allowed him to develop an unparalleled network of connections and resources, which he uses to create unique and customized travel itineraries for his clients. His attention to detail and commitment to quality ensures that every aspect of your trip is carefully planned and executed, leaving you free to relax and enjoy your adventure.

Hunter’s passion for Iceland is evident in every aspect of the trips he has created. He has carefully chosen the best accommodations, restaurants, and activities to ensure that your experience is nothing short of extraordinary. Whether you’re soaking in the geothermal hot springs of the Blue Lagoon or exploring the breathtaking Icelandic terrain, Hunter’s expertise and attention to detail will make your trip unforgettable.

With Wanderlust Promotions Ltd, you’ll get the chance to explore Iceland in a way that few others can.

Introducing Lauren Charnow: A Journey Facilitator and Icelandic Enthusiast

Embarking on a transformative adventure through the picturesque landscapes of Iceland requires more than just a passport and a sense of wanderlust. It demands the expertise of someone who not only understands the essence of this captivating country but also possesses a unique blend of international experience and a passion for creating extraordinary journeys. Meet Lauren Charnow, the Secretary and Treasurer of Wanderlust Promotions, whose unwavering commitment to crafting immersive experiences has earned her the reputation of a true Icelandic expert.

Since making the vibrant land of Iceland her home in 2019, Lauren has immersed herself in the country’s rich culture, vibrant events, and popular tourist destinations, weaving a tapestry of knowledge that showcases her deep understanding of Iceland from a US perspective.

With Lauren Charnow at the helm, your journey to Iceland transcends the ordinary and becomes a transformative odyssey. Her in-depth understanding of Iceland from a resident’s perspective, coupled with her unwavering commitment to excellence, ensures that every aspect of your trip is meticulously crafted to exceed your expectations.

Whether you yearn to chase the mesmerizing Northern Lights, immerse yourself in the captivating Icelandic folklore, or witness the raw power of cascading waterfalls, Lauren’s expertise and passion will guide you to the heart of Iceland’s most extraordinary experiences.

Introducing Silke Freudenberger: Project Manager and Travel Specialist

Embarking on a journey through Iceland’s awe-inspiring landscapes is a dream shared by many, but for Silke Freudenberger, it has become a way of life. Nestled among the breathtaking natural wonders of this mystical island since 2004, Silke has immersed herself in the enchanting world of Icelandic tourism, leaving an indelible mark as a Project Manager and travel specialist.

Silke’s passion for showcasing the wonders of Iceland began to blossom in 2008 when she graduated from the prestigious Tourist Guide School, fueling her desire to unveil the country’s hidden gems to visitors from across the globe. Over the past decade, she has seamlessly guided countless tours, leading adventurers on unforgettable roundtrips, highland expeditions, and captivating day tours departing from Reykjavik.

Throughout her journey, Silke has honed her expertise in group and FIT (Free Independent Traveler) travel planning, allowing her to curate personalized experiences that cater to the unique desires and interests of every traveler. While her focus has been on meticulous travel planning since 2012, Silke continues to occasionally guide trips, never losing touch with the sheer joy of exploring Iceland’s diverse landscapes alongside fellow wanderers.

Silke Freudenberger stands as a testament to the extraordinary possibilities that arise when one embraces their wanderlust and nurtures it into a lifelong career. With her boundless knowledge of Iceland’s natural wonders, a keen eye for personalized travel planning, and an unwavering commitment to excellence, Silke is poised to create for you an unforgettable journey through the land of fire and ice.

Introducing Liana Pavane: The Architect of Digital Connection and Authenticity

In a world dominated by digital landscapes, the pursuit of genuine human connection has become both an art and a necessity. Meet Liana Pavane, the Vice President of Digital Marketing at Wanderlust Promotions, whose unwavering passion for Digital Wellness and authentic human interaction sets her apart in the realm of social media marketing.

Liana’s career is a testament to her ability to blend innovation, creativity, and a deep understanding of the human experience. As the former Manager of Operations at Mighty, she cultivated an environment where entrepreneurs thrived, fostering connections that propelled ventures to new heights. Her entrepreneurial spirit took flight when she founded TTYL, championing Digital Wellness and empowering individuals to find balance in their digital lives. Through her thoughtful leadership, Liana has guided countless individuals and organizations in navigating the evolving digital landscape, fostering healthy relationships with technology for meaningful connections.

As a former Market Leader at Artists & Fleas, Liana orchestrated strategic initiatives to elevate emerging artists’ profiles. Leveraging her keen eye for creative storytelling, she harnessed social media’s power to amplify their voices and connect them with a global audience.

With a solid foundation in Theatre, Liana understands the importance of captivating storytelling and engaging narratives. She effortlessly translates this knowledge into the digital realm, crafting compelling campaigns that deeply resonate with audiences, and forging genuine connections.