December 2012 Archives

Sailing, sailing over the ocean rainbow

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
December 31, 2012 9:13 AM |
Is the winter weather giving your the blues? RSVP Vacations has the perfect cure, a Caribbean cruise. Feb. 9 to 16, RSVP will sail from Fort Lauderdale to the Southern Caribbean and visit three of its most beautiful islands: Curacao, Aruba and Bahamas.  There are still plenty of cabins available and great airfare rates. For more information on the  Southern ... [Read]

Food, wine and Key West - oh my

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
December 27, 2012 5:42 PM |
There is nothing ordinary about Key West. This Florida resort town - which has "One Human Family" as its official motto -- has been marching to its own beat since its early days as a haven for pirates. So it is no surprise that it has put its own unique twists on its annual food and wine festival. The 4th ... [Read]

Despite outstanding reviews, the owners of Maui Sunseeker resort have struggled with operating their LGBT-friendly Hawaiian oasis. Located in Kihei, on Maui's beautiful south shore, Sunseeker is the largest gay owned and operated hotel in Hawaii serving the LGBT market. Unfortunately, the owners of the hotel amassed enormous debt and fell behind in the upkeep of the property. To help save the property, owner ... [Read]

Already a top destination for gay travelers, Fort Lauderale is not resting in its effort to attract more members of the LGBT community to the coastal resort city. The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau recently announced the pointment of Richard Gray [pictured] as the managing director for the LGBT Market "Richard has been one of the most experienced and ... [Read]

Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill is in the final phases of a $12 million guestrooms renovation that is scheduled for completion in time for hosting Mid-Atlantic Leather Weekend, Jan. 11 to 14. Honoring its 42nd year, MAL is a meeting of LGBT leather enthusiasts.  A member of the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association and a gay-friendly TAG Approved property, Hyatt ... [Read]