Results tagged “Arizona”

The controversial anti-gay "refuse service" bill in Arizona has attracted the attention of major travel companies, and they are expressing strong opposition to the bill. Marriott, American Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines have called on Arizona Governor Jan Brewer to veto a bill permitting businesses in Arizona to refuse service to gay customers on religious grounds. In a letter ... [Read]

A one-minute tour of Phoenix [Video]

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
December 4, 2013 3:07 PM |
The capital of Arizona and its largest municipality, Phoenix is city rich with art and culture, resorts, shopping options, restaurants, nightlife, attractions and events, all surrounded by beautiful desert scenery. It is also a welcoming destination for LGBT travelers. According to research by Community Marketing, Inc., Phoenix ranks among the top 20 destinations for U.S. LGBT business and leisure ... [Read]

Obama slept here, and you can too

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
October 6, 2011 4:00 PM |
The Phoenician is rolling out the red . . . ah, make that pink carpet for LGBT travelers with its Pride in the Desert package designed especially for this discerning and well-traveled audience. Available through Dec. 31, the package includes accommodations, daily breakfast for two, rewards book with $750 in savings at nearby retail centers like Scottsdale Fashion Square and ... [Read]