May 2011 Archives

Tour Tuesday: New Zealand

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
May 31, 2011 8:02 AM |
Alyson Adventures, which specializes in adventure travel and active vacations, is offering a two-week trek through New Zealand, February 25 to March 10, 2012. Specifically for gay men, the tour includes biking among the vineyards of Nelson, kayaking around the wind-sculpted islands of Abel Tasman Park, hiking into the icy world of Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers and bungy jumping from the bridge ... [Read]

The summer pilgrimage to Delaware's gay-friendly Rehoboth Beach kicks off this Memorial Day Weekend. For a sneak peek at the 2011 season, check out this article published by our media partner Edge Washington. Photo: Metro Weekly 2010 Coverboy of the Year Franklin Caintic and his husband Luke Easley. ... [Read]

Tour Tuesday: Egypt

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
May 24, 2011 5:22 PM |
Spirit Journeys, which creates "opportunities for gay travelers to experience more from life and the world around them," is offering a tour of Egyptian wonders, April 6 to 21, 2012. Limited to 16 participants, the tour includes ten days sailing the Nile on a private dahabiya (a luxury sailing yacht) and six days at the world famous Mena House Hotel at ... [Read]

Camping Jews

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
May 22, 2011 8:08 PM |
S'mores and new friends are on the agenda for the first National Jewish LGBT Camp Weekend at the Capital Retreat Center in Waynesboro, Pa., Friday, June 17 to Sunday, June 19, 2011. Singles, couples and families are invited to be part of the weekend of activities and empowerment, and it is open to all non-Jewish friends, supports and allies of the ... [Read]

Tourisme Montreal is accepting entries for its annual Queer of the Year 2011 contest, an annual competition to promote Montreal as a gay-friendly destination. The contest is open to boys, girls and everyone in between from all over the world. QOTY is looking for queers with personality, talent, a healthy lifestyle, community spirit and sex appeal. Entries are being accepted ... [Read]