David Duran

David Duran

David Duran is an award-winning travel writer who has visited all seven continents and more than 70 countries. His writing interests include luxury, as well as adventure travel, culinary, hospitality, and everything and anything to do with airlines. He’s been published in more than 30 major outlets. When not travel writing or planning his next trip, he can be found speaking and presenting about travel at conferences, symposiums, and gatherings around the world.

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21 of the Best Biographies Ever Written

It’s often said that the best way to increase your knowledge is by reading biographies. We suggest you start with these.

How to Smoke a Pipe Like You Know What You’re Doing

For those who wish to experience the art form of pipe smoking.

17 Essential Non-Fiction Books to Add to Your Shelves

From harrowing tales of adventure to memoirs from some of the most famous men in recent history to one of the most talked-about reports in the world of politics, this list includes reads that will inspire you and cause you outrage.
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5 Easy Celebrity-Driven Vegan Recipes

Meatless and delicious, you're going to want to check these vegan recipes out.
Food & Drink

How to Throw the Ultimate Cajun Tailgate in 6 Recipes

From gator to gumbo, we've got your Cajun tailgating needs covered. Don't forget to pack the Abita beers.

How to Spend 36 Hours in Santiago, Chile

Our guide is meant to provide you with some solid options as well as inspire you to spend some time in Santiago.