Post WorldPride2017 Rest & Relaxation in Sitges

Post WorldPride2017 Rest & Relaxation in Sitges


So what does one do after a whirlwind of a week in Madrid for World Pride 2017?  Well, for our group, a quick flight to Barcelona and a quick train ride to Sitges was just what the doctor ordered!

10 Great Gay Beaches in Europe

10 Great Gay Beaches in Europe


Pack your favorite bathing suit... Although you probably won't need it.

Hotel Ad Uses Noah's Ark Story to Welcome All Types of Couples

Hotel Ad Uses Noah's Ark Story to Welcome All Types of Couples


Often the Bible is used to justify homophobia, but Axel Hotels is turning that narrative around with its new “Noah’s Ark” commercial, conveying the message that all types of couples are welcome at Axel. The ad, timed for LGBT Pride Month, shows a variety of same-sex couples, starting out with similar pairs — “bears,” “otters,” …

Barcelona: A Gay Travel Guide

Barcelona: A Gay Travel Guide


It’s no wonder that Barcelona is such a popular destination — drawing people from across Europe and the world to enjoy its unique combination of warm weather, beach-side location, and a seeming…

Video: Visiting the Gay-Friendly Island of Gran Canaria in Spain

Video: Visiting the Gay-Friendly Island of Gran Canaria in Spain


Check out our latest video visiting the gay-friendly island of Gran Canaria. Here are some of our favorite activities plus great reasons to visit year-round.

World Pride Madrid 2017 Reception Held in NYC

World Pride Madrid 2017 Reception Held in NYC


Last night the folks from World Pride Madrid 2017, Tourism Madrid, Tourism Spain and a wide variety of tourism partners hosted an incredible reception in New York City to celebrate the marketing launch of this exciting event coming to Spain in 2017.

Matt Skallerud's insight:

In attendance were a wide variety of LGBT tourism “movers and shakers”, as well as LGBT influencers, several of whom have already been Tweeting, posting and sharing blogs, articles, photos and videos introducing their folks to the upcoming event.

Madrid Food Tour: 5 Spanish Foods that Surprised Me

Madrid Food Tour: 5 Spanish Foods that Surprised Me


I recently went on the Tapas, Taverns & History Madrid Food Tour. Find out why I was surprised by some of the foods including olives, blue cheese and anchovies.

Matt Skallerud's insight:

Our friend from Two Bad Tourists went on a Devour Madrid Food Tour and here are the 5 foods that surprised him! #GayMadrid #VisitGaySpain

VIDEO: Madrid World Pride 2017 From June 23 to July 2

VIDEO: Madrid World Pride 2017 From June 23 to July 2


Whoever you love, Madrid loves you!

Matt Skallerud's insight:

#MadridPride is one of those #GayEvents that will stay with you for a lifetime, and this year it's even larger with #WorldPride because whoever you love, Madrid loves you <3 
#VisitGaySpain #GayMadrid #GayPride

Gay Barcelona guide: where to visit, eat and party in the sexy Spanish city

Gay Barcelona guide: where to visit, eat and party in the sexy Spanish city


Barcelona is one of the best cities in the world to be gay, with its open community, incredible nightlife, vast array of restaurants and glorious weather

17 Money Saving Tips When Planning Your Spanish Vacation

17 Money Saving Tips When Planning Your Spanish Vacation


Spain is a dream destination for many. However, that doesn’t mean you need to spend a fortune to have an amazing experience. Before you book your trip, consider these money-saving tips to help you get the most for your money without missing any of the unique moments Spain has to offer.

Spain continues to grow as top destination for gay travellers

Spain continues to grow as top destination for gay travellers


Between Sitges, Ibiza and Gran Canaria, Spain has long been known as one of the most popular international locations for gay travellers.

Matt Skallerud's insight:

Just how popular though has been made clear by new research which reveals the importance to Spain of the powerful ‘pink pound’. While tourism has been booming in the country in general with a 12% growth in 2015, gay tourism has seen even more spectacular growth with an estimated 28% increase last year.

Why You Shouldn’t Miss These Top Spanish Gay Prides

Why You Shouldn’t Miss These Top Spanish Gay Prides


Spain boasts some of the biggest and best gay pride events in Europe. Check out these top Spanish prides that are totally worth adding to your bucket list.

Matt Skallerud's insight:

The reasons to #VisitGaySpain like 'food & wine, music & passion' reach another whole new level when #GayPride season comes along. Now imagine what happens when #WorldPride shows up in #GayMadrid! #ILoveGaySpain #GaySpain

Our Top 10 Gay Friendly Picks for 2017

Our Top 10 Gay Friendly Picks for 2017


Looking for a holiday destination for 2017 and not sure where to go? We’ve rounded up some of our favorite gay friendly destinations around the world

Matt Skallerud's insight:

From Europe to Asia to North America, these gay hotspots won’t disappoint. So without further ado, here’s Our Top 10 Gay Friendly Picks for 2017 – perfectly designed for the discerning gay traveler, the partier, history buff, the cultural fanatic and the beachgoer – there’s sure to be something for everyone.

Spain’s Best Small Towns for a Weekend Getaway

Spain’s Best Small Towns for a Weekend Getaway


Whether a local dish, a historic monument or simply the charm of an easy & simple way of life, these small Spanish towns are definitely worth your time & energy


Matt Skallerud's insight:

Spain is a country of pueblos, or small towns, and many Spaniards spend their holidays going back to these villages where their families are from, getting fascinating glimpses into a history of a time gone by. Though small in size and population, they each have their own unique features making it worth the effort it may take to get there.