Troy Petenbrink: August 2011 Archives

A new gay guide to the Big Easy

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
August 29, 2011 7:43 PM |
On the heels of Southern Decadence, New Orlean's annual gay circuit party held over Labor Day weekend, has launched it's new 2011 Gay New Orleans Guide that provides a comprehensive listing of LGBT-friendly events, hotels, restau

Gay Canucks will travel

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
August 26, 2011 2:46 PM |
Travel Gay Canada, Canada's LGBT tourism industry association, announced today, the findings of its second research study of the country's gay travelers, showing a market size of $7 billion annually. The study, conducted by the Protean Strategie

Calling all lesbian travelers

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
August 22, 2011 9:53 PM |
The International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association, in partnership with Curve magazine, is conducting a survey to learn more about the travel habits of lesbians. To take the survey, and to enter for a chance to win a same-sex loving girls' getaway

A Sapphic Valhalla in Vieques

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
August 18, 2011 9:12 PM |
Maggie C. Events, Pandora Events and GO Magazine present an exclusive, luxury Caribbean vacation on Puerto Rico's Vieques Island, October 20 to 23, 2011. The girls are taking over Vieques Island's stunning W Retreat & Spa hotel for Valhalla.

Travel Portland's LGBT Welcome Packet + Portland Perks hotel package was such a hit during Pride month that it's been extended through the end of 2011. Travel Portland is the official tourism promoter for Oregon's metropolitan Portland regi

Tour Thursday: Morocco

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
August 11, 2011 2:56 PM |
OUT Adventures, specializing in small group, sustainable adventure travel for LGBT travelers as well as their friends and family members, is offering an 11-day tour of Morocco, April 15 to 21, 2012. Participants will travel from Casablanca

A top destination for gay travelers, California's gay-friendly desert city of Palm Springs has added another gay resort, Pura Vida. The 24th gay men’s resort to open in Palm Springs (there are also two lesbian resorts), Pura Vida is located in

Tour Thursday: Alaska

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
August 2, 2011 5:22 PM |
Olivia, specialists in lesbian travel, is offering a seven-night Alaskan cruise, September 16 to 23, 2012. Onboard the exclusively chartered ms Zaandam, participants can explore the natural beauty of Alaska in the company of 1,300 women. The cru

Members of the DC Cowboys dance troupe performed in Rehoboth Beach  on Saturday, July 30, and helped to raise nearly $15,000 to support CAMP Rehoboth gay and lesbian community center. Underwritten and presented by CAMP supporter Bruce Pfeuf

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