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Durant Imboden

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Durant Imboden is a U.S.-born travel writer, editor, and former novelist who has traveled in Europe (and occasionally lived there) since the age of six. He is also the author of Buying Travel Services on the Internet, published by McGraw-Hill, and he has written for Holiday & Travel in Britain. He produced his first travel-planning Web site, "The Baby Boomer's Venice," in 1996. He covered Venice and Europe at for 4 years before launching in October, 2001.

SATW logoDurant is an Editors Council member of the Society of American Travel Writers.

To read an interview with Durant at Tim Leffel's Travel Writing 2.0 blog, click here. Also see Travel Style: Durant Imboden, an online Q&A interview at

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