David Duran Follow Instagram Twitter David has lived in Arizona as a part-time resident for the past decade and recently relocated to downtown Phoenix as a permanent resident. David is part of the seven continents club and has traveled to over 75 countries and counting. His work focuses on general destination guides and luxury travel as well as culinary, hospitality, outdoors/adventure and airlines. Experience David Duran is an award winning travel writer who has traveled to all seven continents and more than 75 countries. His work focuses on general destination and luxury travel as well as culinary, hospitality, outdoors/adventure and airlines. He has contributed to such publications as Travel+Leisure, Jetsetter, The New York Post, Fodor’s and Southbay Magazine. In addition, he has written for almost every major LGBTQ publication in the US as well as several others overseas.David is also a nationally recognized HIV advocate and writer who contributes to HIV focused publications including POZ, Plus, Positively Aware and TheBody.com. Always in the know about the current trends within the HIV community, David also speaks and participates at conferences and gatherings around the world on the subject.Additionally, he has partnered with several recognized brands such as General Motors, Intercontinental Hotel Group, Hilton, Indigo Hotels, HomeAway.com, and Napo Pharmaceuticals to provide them online content. About TripSavvy and Dotdash TripSavvy, a Dotdash brand, is a travel site written by real experts, not anonymous reviewers. You’ll find that our 20-year-strong library of more than 30,000 articles will make you a savvy traveler—showing you how to book a hotel the whole family will love, where to find the best bagel in New York City, and how to skip the lines at theme parks. We give you the confidence to spend your vacation actually vacationing, not fumbling with a guidebook or second-guessing yourself. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.