Results tagged “LGBT tourism”

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]

Winners of the first annual Cruizie Awards were announced this month. The awards, presented by, are designed to recognize the cruise industry in several categories as "bests" for the LGBT cruise traveler. Mainstream Cruise Line Awards Best Large Ship Cruise Line: Celebrity Cruises  Best Small Ship Cruise Line: Azamara Club Cruises Best River Cruise Line: Viking River Cruises Best ... [Read]

Gay travel gets global spotlight

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
January 23, 2012 10:35 AM |
The International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association announced last week that the United Nations World Tourism Organization unveiled its first report on LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) tourism during FITUR, Spain’s leading international tourism trade fair. Created in partnership with the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association, the inaugural 40-page “Global Report on LGBT Tourism” includes case studies and commentaries ... [Read]