wander about

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wander about

 and wander around
to stroll or amble around without any purpose evident; to roam around. We just wandered about downtown all morning, looking at the shop windows. It's fun to wander around in a strange town.
See also: wander
References in classic literature ?
I am privileged, because I am known to be honorable and trustworthy, and because I have a distinguished record in the service; so they don't hobble me nor tie me to stakes or shut me tight in stables, but let me wander around to suit myself.
The quirky ad sees thepopular 'Friends' and 'Horrible Bosses' star wander around onboard a non-Emiratesplane looking for bar and shower facilities.
One of my delights is to wander around the Manama suq.
I'd soak up the atmosphere down La Rambla and wander around the Gothic Quarter before taking a trip down to Barceloneta to enjoy sangria and fresh fish by the sea.
The Hangover III actor said he enjoys his own company and often holidays alone, claiming he uses his free time to wander around and reflect on his life.
Some motorists got out of their cars to wander around the expressway - and one man even walked his dog to pass the time.
He was confronted by the occupants - but continued to wander around the bungalow prior to leaving the address.
ATEAM of university undergraduates have been recruited as human billboards with a mission to wander around Swansea with advertisements "branded" on their foreheads.
Interestingly if you wander around Cardiff after dark you will see many woman wandering around half naked.
Because of this, some people that desperately need disability pension wander around for years from one office to another until others that are perfectly healthy receive state money each month.
STAFF AT Cheshire-based design company Lynx IDG have successfully completed the 10k Midnight Wander around Tameside raising 650 [pounds sterling] for Willow Wood Hospice.
Children are being invited to join local rangers for a 2009 winter wander around the Brandon Lane grounds and collect some treasures to create a wildlife calendar for the year ahead.
Explaining the recording process, McCartney told BBC radio: "I said 'all I want you to do is just wander around all the stuff, bang it, shout, play it, it doesn't need to make any sense.
Calling themselves "urban explorers," these people, mostly young but available in all ages, like to enter society's bygone buildings to take pictures, wander around, and more ominously, vandalize or even set off explosives at the sites.
Yet you can wander around the walls of Rome, Jerusalem or Athens and experience the reverse take: everything that you see, everything that you touch, is authentic yet contradictory to everything else.