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Convention registration is live!
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Register now for IGLTA's 30th Anniversary Annual Global Convention at the Hyatt Regency Chicago, 2-4 May 2013. This milestone conference will feature an opening keynote... More

Limited spaces available for ITB Berlin
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Join IGLTA in the Gay Pavilion at ITB Berlin with a booth share or brochure distribution opportunity and be a part of the World's Leading Travel Trade Show®. More than 11,000 exhibitors... More


BoBI strengthens commitment to LGBT tourism
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Best of Britain & Ireland renews its commitment to the LGBT market in 2013 by including LGBT travel in its popular seminar program for the second year. BoBI 2013 will... More

Aston Hotels & Resorts – More than Just a Room
Your dream Hawaii vacation begins at Aston Hotels & Resorts. Choose from 25 hotels and condominium resorts on four breathtaking Hawaiian Islands, from serene beachfront hotels to spacious villas and charming, historic cottages. Experience the many wonderful things that make Aston Hotels & Resorts a lasting favorite among Hawaii travelers.

Industry News

Uruguay congress considers same-sex marriage law
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Uruguay's congress is considering a gay marriage law that would give same-sex couples all the same rights and responsibilities of heterosexual married couples. More

Md in MD? Becoming We in ME? Let the gay wedding destination duke-out begin
Queerty    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Now that voters have approved marriage equality in three new states, the savvy tourism folks in Maine, Maryland and Washington are wasting little time in rolling out their red carpets to gay and lesbian nuptial-planning couples. More


Aruba's Bucuti & Tara Beach Resorts offers couples a romantic and tranquil boutique resort experience on one of the "Dream Beaches of the World".
New York City Marriott and Renaissance Hotels

Rates in NYC have never been better - book our value dates to receive our best deals! Choose from ten inviting locations including iconic landmarks, classically elegant and boutique-style hotels.

Pinterest users show proclivity for travel content
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Because of its visually oriented interface, Pinterest has been touted as having more promise for travel marketers than other emerging social media sites (and even some of the established ones). More

Fodor's names top 100 hotels
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Promising the royal treatment or a picture-perfect all-inclusive resort, many of the world's finest hotels made the cut for the second annual Fodor's 100 Hotel Awards announced. More

A little bit of planning can mean a lot more traveling. Traveling by train will enhance your entire European experience: no airport hassles or wasted time, and more leisurely gourmet dining as you gaze through panoramic windows while being whisked from city center to city center. It’s no wonder trains are so popular, so make sure you book in advance to get the best prices and most choices. More info
Your Home Under the Rainbow!
Maui Sunseeker LGBT Resort, Hawaii's largest gay owned & operated resort, welcomes all, but caters primarily to the LGBT traveler. Located on the shore in Kihei, Sunseeker is perfect for gorgeous Ocean views. A clothing optional heated pool and Jacuzzi awaits you. Sunseeker welcomes you to Maui's island paradise.
13th Annual LGBT Tourism Conference!
13th Annual LGBT Tourism Conference! San Francisco, Oct 31-Nov 2. Learn, update strategies, make great connections! 30+ speakers! The premiere marketing, sales, and research forum to help you reach LGBT travelers: Online and print advertising, mobile, market research, diversity segments, sales techniques, ROI tracking, community involvement, press relations and more.

Uganda to officially pass 'Kill The Gays' bill
Gay Star News    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has said 2009's Anti-Homosexuality Bill will become law by the end of 2012. More

Nigeria advances anti-gay bill, latest African nation to try to 'ban' homosexuality
EDGE Boston    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Lawmakers in Nigeria have been pushing through an anti-gay bill that would radically push back on equal rights in the West African country. More

A Private Island in Bora Bora
Book a 3 nights stay at the Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island and enjoy a romantic soiree under the stars.
Celebrate with Splendor at Kapalua

Create an unforgettable celebration at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua with romantic elegance and a bespoke ceremony experience

Protests and labor unrest sweep across Europe
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A wave of labor unrest swept across Europe, with workers in hard-hit countries coordinating across borders to protest years of narrowing prospects, shrinking wages and sky-high unemployment. More

'Dancing Queen'? Stockholm to debut new ABBA museum
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Dancing queens, rejoice: More than three decades after it disbanded, pop super-group ABBA finally is getting its own permanent museum, set to open next spring in Stockholm. More

All-Suite and Villa Oceanfront Luxury

Experience paradise at The Fairmont Kea Lani set amongst 22 acres of lush tropical landscape on the white sandy shores of Wailea in sunny South Maui.
Not A Big Deal

Come celebrate in Durham any way you like this New Year because here,
being gay is just not a big deal.  See you soon!

Will pot laws in Colorado and Washington make them a new Amsterdam?
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Lighting up a joint could become the newest tourist draw for Colorado and Washington, which recently passed laws making pot smoking legal and where pot smokers already have been taking advantage of lax laws in some towns. More

Vacationing in Vermont
Windy City Times    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
The state is so acclimated to the LGBT community that every bar has the possibility to be a gay establishment. More

Complimentary Fourth Night at
The St. Regis

Delight in Sun and Savings at The St. Regis Monarch Beach. Reserve now and enjoy a complimentary 4th night, $100 resort credit, and upgrade when available.
The Radisson Blu Hotel, Nice

A luxury Hotel which offers you an unforgettable stay in front of the sea. Its panoramic Roof top Terrace and its Private Beach will satisfy you in an idyllic environment. MORE

Los Angeles, Philadelphia use social media to promote tourism
The Social Graf    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Americans always have loved their road trips, and during a down economy, tourism to destinations in the U.S. is more popular than ever. More

Nakanoshima Hotel lets guests sleep inside a public bathroom
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Japanese contemporary artist Tatzu Nishino has transformed a public restroom in Osaka's Nakanoshima Park into a one-room hotel, Rocket News 24 reports. The newly named "Nakanoshima Hotel" is part of the Osaka Canvas Project, a prefectural art event, and costs 10,000 yen (U.S. $125) per night. More



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