Recent Posts by Author http://travel.cnn.com/author/129776/articles en World's most luxurious 'dragon' hunt http://travel.cnn.com/komodo-dragon-cruise-386446 <div class="field field-name-field-gallery-preview-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/komodo-dragon-cruise-386446"><img src="http://i.cdn.travel.cnn.com/sites/default/files/styles/140x140/public/2013/12/20/komodo-prev.jpg?itok=rcfAHS5b" alt="" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-gallery-sub-head field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Dragons, restaurants made of sand and more cold towels than an ice hotel -- it can only be Indonesia's most deluxe Komodo cruise</div></div></div> Sun, 22 Dec 2013 02:00:00 +0000 jdurston01 142446 at http://travel.cnn.com In defense of staying home http://travel.cnn.com/defense-staying-home-289606 <div class="field field-name-field-article-preview-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/defense-staying-home-289606"><img src="http://i.cdn.travel.cnn.com/sites/default/files/styles/140x140/public/2013/07/03/me_at_home_prev.jpg?itok=XnZzp5pG" alt="" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-article-sub-head field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Vacations are nice, holidays are fun, but sometimes it's best to stay put</div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-article-type field-type-list-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"></div></div></div> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 22:00:00 +0000 jdurston01 138606 at http://travel.cnn.com Opinion: Photography has ruined travel http://travel.cnn.com/explorations/life/tell-me-about-it/james-durston-photography-has-ruined-travel-361992 <div class="field field-name-field-article-preview-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/explorations/life/tell-me-about-it/james-durston-photography-has-ruined-travel-361992"><img src="http://i.cdn.travel.cnn.com/sites/default/files/styles/140x140/public/2013/06/09/camera-phone-prev_0.jpg?itok=wyN_UiHm" alt="" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-article-sub-head field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Our obsession with capturing every experience through our cameras is sabotaging our memories, not enhancing them</div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-article-type field-type-list-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"></div></div></div> Sat, 08 Jun 2013 21:57:44 +0000 jdurston01 127992 at http://travel.cnn.com