Writer Kurt Duvel reflects on living five years in the Great Abroad (i.e. as an immigrant), and considers how similar international and interstellar travel really are, especially when you choose to stay at your destination.Read More
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When writer Kurt Duvel booked tickets for the Brussels stop of Bloc Party’s Silent Alarm album tour, he was already juggling the twin terrors of moving countries and planning his own wedding. Here’s his story of a race against time, as “I hope” eventually became “I do” in the Belgian capital.Read More
Not a fan of long hours in Economy Class? Then this is the flight for you. Writer Kurt Duvel learns of the world’s shortest scheduled passenger flight route, which pings back and forth between two tiny Scottish islands, and how the flights cater to the needs of the region.Read More
Third bite lucky. Writer Kurt Duvel’s 5-part series ‘From Sea To Shining Sea’ takes you on his month-long meander across the USA. The main reason was to attend and report on the Coachella Music Festival in Indio, California. The road to and from there was just as memorable. This is the story of his fifth and final stop in New York City; a diverse metropolis of skyscrapers and scenic views which continue to entice - even on his third visit to the city.Read More