Gayography: Gay Travel News Update

This info-packed gay travel news update is compiled by ManAboutWorld correspondent Ashton Giese who publishes this indispensable digital gay travel news update weekly: GAYography. This week’s GAYography brief has some exciting new secret beaches in SE Asia as well as where to go if you want to bare it all this weekend in the Poconos. You can also follow the AtlantisContinue reading “Gayography: Gay Travel News Update”

Gay Travel News: Gay in Ethiopia and More

The Gayography gay travel news brief is an informative update brought to you by toManAboutWorld correspondent Ashton Giese and talks about being Gay in Ethiopia and more.

Wild Rainbow African Safaris Hits 10 years

Our June issue included a story about an unforgettable and romantic journey aboard Rovos Rail in South Africa and we just can’t get enough of that beautiful, vast continent. So let’s go back! Lesbian-owned and run Wild Rainbow African Safaris (by the fabulous Jody Cole) is marking its 10th anniversary with a new line up of customized, guided safaris forContinue reading “Wild Rainbow African Safaris Hits 10 years”

Tour of the Week: Extraordinary Journeys’ Cape Town Pride Week/Safari

This is the first of its kind I’ve ever seen: A mainstream but gay-friendly tour company is offering an 8-day safari to coincide with Cape Town, South Africa’s Gay Pride Week, which is scheduled for February 24 through March 4, 2012. Guests will spend  the first part — February 27-March 1 — in  Cape Town atContinue reading “Tour of the Week: Extraordinary Journeys’ Cape Town Pride Week/Safari”

Tours of the Week: VentureOut’s “Cats, Convents, and Casbahs”

Here are three alliterative tours offered by the fabulous folks at VentureOut in 2012. There’s even a deal on “Cats” (African safari, not the show!), so click away and start your joyful journey. “Cats” – Southern Africa Trifecta – pictured above (with discount offer) “Convents” – Medieval Hilltowns of Italy “Casbahs” – The Sands & SouksContinue reading “Tours of the Week: VentureOut’s “Cats, Convents, and Casbahs””


  If you haven’t been on safari in Africa, you haven’t traveled. Just sayin’ Here’s your golden opportunity. There are only two rooms left on Venture Out’s Southern Africa Trifecta: Cape Town + Botswana Wildlife Safari + Victoria Falls Dates: September 7 to 15, 2011 Check after the jump for more info. This tour offers anContinue reading “TOUR OF THE WEEK: AFRICA WITH VENTURE OUT”

Tour of the Week: Gay2Afrika

This isn’t a gay tour, per se, but it is an outstanding value. It’s from the folks at, a gay-owned and gay-operate tour operator. This 5-day/4-night tour starts from $499 per person and is an incredible value. The “CAPE TOWN” package includes 4 Nights’ accommodation at your choice of one of these premier CapeContinue reading “Tour of the Week: Gay2Afrika”

Suite Dreams: Londolozi Private Game Reserve

By Jeffrey James Keyes; Originally published in Let go of everything that keeps you from the wilderness as you fly over the Kruger National Park and into the heart of the Sabi Sands Game Reserve. Located on over 36,000 acres of Sabi land, Londolozi is everything you want South Africa to be. This privatelyContinue reading “Suite Dreams: Londolozi Private Game Reserve”

Suite Dreams: Birkenhead House & Villa

Originally published in By Jeffrey James Keyes When you finally make it to South Africa, a dip in the Indian Ocean is a must. From May to December, not only are the beaches at Hermanus great for swimming, the coastline boasts the premiere whale watching site in South Africa — Walker Bay. The WorldContinue reading “Suite Dreams: Birkenhead House & Villa”

Suite Dreams: The Delaire Will Delight

Originally published in Story and photo by Jeffrey James Keyes Waking up at the Delaire Graff Estate is just about as good as it gets. Imagine the sun rising across an expansive vineyard as you splash around in your private heated infinity pool. Sure, there are plenty of things to do in Cape TownContinue reading “Suite Dreams: The Delaire Will Delight”