Travel

'Up Your Alley' Re-Kinkifies SoMa

'Up Your Alley' Re-Kinkifies SoMa

  • TRAVEL
  • by Race Bannon
  • Jul 24, 2014

With the quickly approaching Up Your Alley street fair and the vast array of related events that take place around the same time, San Francisco is poised to yet again celebrate the leather and kinky among us in a truly special way.

SF Gay Travel Agency Being Evicted

SF Gay Travel Agency Being Evicted

  • TRAVEL
  • by Seth Hemmelgarn
  • May 17, 2014

A travel agency founded by gay men that’s been in San Francisco’s Castro neighborhood for almost 30 years is being evicted.

Little Snow, But Lots of GLBT Fun at Reno and Tahoe

Little Snow, But Lots of GLBT Fun at Reno and Tahoe

  • TRAVEL
  • by Heather Cassell
  • Feb 2, 2014

Lake Tahoe’s slopes are in need of fresh powder, but that isn’t stopping diehard skiers or LGBT partiers from heading up to the Sierra and to nearby Reno for a winter getaway.

LGBT Historic Sites Get Park Service Attention

LGBT Historic Sites Get Park Service Attention

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  • by Matthew S. Bajko
  • Jan 11, 2014

The lack of LGBT historic sites with federal recognition is garnering the attention of National Park Service officials, who are now seeking nominations of sites to be added to the National Register of Historic Places.

Miami Sizzles for GLBT Travelers

Miami Sizzles for GLBT Travelers

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  • by Ed Walsh
  • Dec 28, 2013

Ultimately, the year-round warm weather is what lures most people to Miami, but there are plenty of things to see and do there even if you are not much of a beach person.

Palm Springs Rebounds

Palm Springs Rebounds

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  • by Ed Walsh
  • Jul 3, 2013

Palm Springs is very much a year-round destination, and if you can travel now during the slower summer season, you can benefit with much lower hotel prices.

Surprise, Delight on the Streets of Paris

Surprise, Delight on the Streets of Paris

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  • by Matthew S. Bajko
  • May 2, 2013

Much like San Francisco, Paris is divided into numerous neighborhoods each with its unique charms and offerings.

French Polynesia: Island Paradise for Travelers

French Polynesia: Island Paradise for Travelers

  • TRAVEL
  • by Chris Sosa
  • Mar 7, 2013

When you hear Tahiti, the typical response is to say, "far." But, in actuality, the amazingly authentic islands of French Polynesia are only a few extra hours from Hawaii, the go-to tropical island destination for many Americans.

Portland, Seattle Offers Funky, Hip Time for Tourists

Portland, Seattle Offers Funky, Hip Time for Tourists

  • TRAVEL
  • by Chris Sosa
  • Jul 31, 2012

Make a cool escape to the Pacific Northwest’s Portland and Seattle.

Into the Woods: Russian River Valley

Into the Woods: Russian River Valley

  • TRAVEL
  • by Chris Sosa
  • Jul 2, 2012

If you’re looking for a lazy weekend with some specks of city flavor, perhaps a car ride north to the Russian River Valley can give you the "R & R" you desire without feeling too far from your city roots.

Spanish Vacation Towns Welcome Gays

Spanish Vacation Towns Welcome Gays

  • TRAVEL
  • by Kevin Mark Kline
  • Dec 11, 2011

If you are like most people from the USA, you probably have never heard of Torremolinos, but it is one of the gayest vacation towns in the world.

Upscale Stores Draw Gays to Russian River

Upscale Stores Draw Gays to Russian River

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  • by Kevin Mark Kline
  • Nov 24, 2011

Opened this past July the market is one of several new upscale stores setting up shop in Sonoma County’s gay getaway resort town along the Russian River. The establishments are injecting a bit of city life into the tranquil country setting.

Over the Rainbow in Hawaii

Over the Rainbow in Hawaii

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  • by Kevin Mark Kline
  • Nov 3, 2011

Long a destination for weddings, Hawaii extended the aloha spirit this year to civil unions and wedding planners are anxiously awaiting the stroke of midnight on December 31 when LGBT couples take advantage of the new law

Big Gay Fun in LA!

Big Gay Fun in LA!

  • TRAVEL
  • by Kevin Mark Kline
  • Oct 5, 2011

"Half of the people here are homosexual," said the narrator on the TMZ Hollywood Tour bus video, adding, "the rest are just gay."