Our Top 10 Things to Do in Gay Friendly Barcelona

Our Top 10 Things to Do in Gay Friendly Barcelona


Barcelona boasts a cosmopolitan & welcoming vibe for all types of travelers from every corner of the globe. Check out our favorite things to do in this cool

Pink Pavilion ITB Berlin LGBTQ Travel Expo Pink Pavilion

Pink Pavilion ITB Berlin LGBTQ Travel Expo Pink Pavilion


Since 2010 Gay & Lesbian Travel has been an established, successful segment of ITB Berlin. Characterized by openness, creativity, and vibrant interaction, this is one of the most diverse areas of the trade show.


Matt Skallerud's insight:

Together with our LGBT-Partner Diversity Tourism, ITB Berlin also organizes a Gay & Lesbian Media Networking Brunch on ITB-Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. where members of the media will be able to get together in an informal atmosphere with representatives of destinations and other tourism providers. Please check out the registration form (PDF, 77.2 kB) for exhibitors here. LGBT Travel also always holds a slot on ITB Fridays at the ITB Convention where current topics of the segments are regularly discussed by international experts. Berlin, Germany; Mar 8-12, 2017

The Hornet Guide to Gay Washington, D.C.

The Hornet Guide to Gay Washington, D.C.


Even with the new administration in place, Washington, D.C., is still one of the gayest cities in the country. During the day, tourists flock to places like the Washington Monument and Dupont Circle (D.C.’s OG gayborhood) for sightseeing, and at night the city becomes a party town. With plenty of gay men to see and LGBT events to check out, gay Washington, D.C., is worthy of your next out-of-town trip.

Qantas Unveils Special LGBT Livery - One Mile at a Time

Qantas Unveils Special LGBT Livery - One Mile at a Time


Check out Qantas' special LGBT livery, leading up to Sydney's Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras!

My tales of San Francisco

My tales of San Francisco


I first fell in love with the idea of San Francisco while reading Armistead Maupin’s iconic Tales of the City series. Originally serialised in the San Francisco Chronicle, the first of the Tales of…

Travel Guide | Adelboden: A Classier Gay Ski Trip

Travel Guide | Adelboden: A Classier Gay Ski Trip


When the winter months arrive, and mini-breaks to beaches become an implausible option, then the best gay vacays to be had are hurtling down a mountain. Yes,

Your California Bucket List: Essential adventures and experiences in the Golden State

Your California Bucket List: Essential adventures and experiences in the Golden State


Drive and see California redwoods, walk beaches, hike parks, explore roadside attractions, historic sites. This list is for travelers, tourists, road-trippers.

Matt Skallerud's insight:

Including "Count rainbow flags in The Castro, San Francisco's LGBTQ HQ"

Asheville, NC – “Gay Capital of the South”

Asheville, NC – “Gay Capital of the South”


I had never heard of Asheville, North Carolina until about two months before we took the trip. "We" being myself and my partner, Gina, were planning our first vacation together. Our discovery of the city of Asheville came about in a pretty cliché manner: I googled something along the lines of "gay friendly vacation spots" and…

Halifax police won’t walk in this year’s Pride Parade

Halifax police won’t walk in this year’s Pride Parade


The Halifax Regional Police will not participate in this year’s Pride Parade. In a Monday news release, police stated they will increase participation overall but the decision to not be in the parade was a mutual one between them and Halifax Pride. The HRP said this was due to a national debate about police participation in pride parades.

The Hornet Guide to Gay Palm Springs

The Hornet Guide to Gay Palm Springs


With gorgeous mountain views, Mid-Century Modern architecture, fine dining and a lively nightlife scene, the gays come to Palm Springs for fun in the sun

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.

Celebrate 375 years of enchantment in Montreal

Celebrate 375 years of enchantment in Montreal


Beautiful and romantic, The City of Saints makes an ideal weekend getaway for those of the rainbow persuasion.

Why You Should Visit Spain During Barcelona Pride and WorldPride Madrid

Why You Should Visit Spain During Barcelona Pride and WorldPride Madrid


Summer is a fantastic time to visit Europe and Spain is no exception. With plenty of warm and sunny days you could spend months exploring the big cities and Spanish countryside, but given you proba…

R Family Vacations and Celebrity Cruises Partner to Offer Premium Vacations Designed with the LGBTQ+ Community in Mind

R Family Vacations and Celebrity Cruises Partner to Offer Premium Vacations Designed with the LGBTQ+ Community in Mind


Exclusive experiences showcase the Celebrity Distinction, personalized for LGBTQ+ world travelers

72 Hours in NYC: The Return of a Local

72 Hours in NYC: The Return of a Local


As a former Upper Westsider, it is always an adventure to return to New York, if only for an illuminating 72 hour whirlwind tour.