Author: James Durston

As senior producer for CNN Travel, James commissions stories, writes for, edits and manages the homepage of the site. 

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Latest Posts

In defense of staying home

In defense of staying home

Vacations are nice, holidays are fun, but sometimes it's best to stay put
Opinion: Photography has ruined travel

Opinion: Photography has ruined travel

Our obsession with capturing every experience through our cameras is sabotaging our memories, not enhancing them
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CULINARY JOURNEYS

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