Results tagged “Gay Travel”

Grindr, an all-male geo-social network app, yesterday announced the winners of its inaugural Grindr Gay Travel Awards, in conjunction with its attendance at the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association conference in Florianopolis, Brazil. Grindr polled its global network of 3.5 million users in 192 countries to determine the winners for the Grindr Gay Travel Awards.  With votes from all over ... [Read]

Gay-murders on the rise in Brazil

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
April 10, 2012 9:39 PM |
As the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association plans to hold its 2012 Convention in Brazil April 12 to 14, violence against gays in that country is making headlines - again. "Murders of gays and lesbians [in Brazil] are on the rise," according to the online news site The Daily Beast. “Attacks against gays have climbed steadily for most of the ... [Read]

Purple Roofs, which provides detailed information on gay-friendly accommodations from around the world as well as gay-friendly travel agents and tour operators, has updated its website. The revised site, its first update in eight years, now makes it easier for visitors to search for accommodations by name and location. In addition, the site offers many new or expanded features, including gay ... [Read]

As a new report finds that gay couples are honeymooning at increasing numbers and prefer warm-weather destinations, the Grand Wailea, on the beautiful island of Maui, yesterday announced a big aloha for its LGBT guests. The Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, will begin offering Civil Union ceremonies to its gay and lesbian guests starting Jan. 1, 2012, when Hawaii´s new ... [Read]