Tour of the Week: Source Events 10th Anniversary Cruise

Sail from Rome to Venice September 3-10 with the great folks from Source Events on their 10th aniversary cruise aboard a luxurious, intimate five-masted, 617-foot long msy Wind Surf. Source Events recently announced that world renowned novelist, Armistead Maupin, will be their featured guest speaker aboard the cruise.Armistead’s latest Tales of City book, Mary AnnContinue reading “Tour of the Week: Source Events 10th Anniversary Cruise”

Miami Beach Gay Pride Cruise Aboard Norwegian Sky

From Ocean Drive to the ocean, Miami Beach Gay Pride is once again setting sail for “Pride Celebration at Sea,” Monday, April 18 through Friday, April 22, 2011 aboard Norwegian Sky. The Miami Beach Gay Pride Parade and Festival — with grand marshall Andy Cohen from Bravo TV — is set for Saturday, April 16Continue reading “Miami Beach Gay Pride Cruise Aboard Norwegian Sky”

History is Made with World’s Largest Gay Cruise

Originally published in GPS.OutTraveler.com This is a shout out to all you guys and gals flocking this weekend to Miami to catch the world’s largest gay cruise in history. Atlantis Events, the largest tour operator specializing in gay cruises and resort vacations, has chartered the 5,400-passenger (yes, you read that right!) Allure of the Seas,Continue reading “History is Made with World’s Largest Gay Cruise”

Tour of the Week: Pride of the Ocean

Originally published in GPS.OutTraveler.com The Pollin Group and After Stonewall Productions are pleased to announce their second cruise of Pride of the Ocean — a floating LGBT film festival. Six festivals from Boston, Philadelphia, Long Island, Rhode Island, Vermont and Montreal will be presenting works on the Norwegian Gem when it sets sail from NewContinue reading “Tour of the Week: Pride of the Ocean”

Tour of the Week: Amazing Tall-Ship Gay Cruise Offer

Originally published in GPS.OutTraveler.com Concierge Travel, Texas’ largest gay-owned and operated travel agency and tour operator, today announced a special limited rate of $895* on its first all-gay luxury sailing ship cruise to Costa Rica and Panama. The price is normally $2,475, so this is a great deal! Those looking to beat the winter bluesContinue reading “Tour of the Week: Amazing Tall-Ship Gay Cruise Offer”

Top 5 for 2011: It’s Going to be a Great Year for Travel

Buh-bye 2010! And good riddance. Sheesh, what a pesky year for a lot of people. 2011 is already looking way up. Economists are predicting an ever-improving economy, and recent research by Community Marketing suggests gay travel is on the upswing, with lots of pent-up demand for travel about to be unleashed. (Download the PDF ofContinue reading “Top 5 for 2011: It’s Going to be a Great Year for Travel”

Best of 2010 on GPS: My Fave Five

Originally published in GPS.OutTraveler.com What a year it was! 2010 had some truly awful travel moments (disabled cruise ships, erupting volcanoes, exploding oil wells, snowbound airports), but it also offered sublime places, pictures, and people from the world over many of which we featured right here. During my peripatetic wanderings this year, I had quiteContinue reading “Best of 2010 on GPS: My Fave Five”

Tour of the Week: Sweet Adventures for Women

Originally published in GPS.OutTraveler.com Ladies, this one is for you. Sweet, a lesbian travel company with a social twist, merges vacations for gay women with social and environmental awareness. Lead by Shannon Wentworth and her plucky (and pretty) team, the company is offering the following vacation options for women (though men are warmly welcome). SweetContinue reading “Tour of the Week: Sweet Adventures for Women”

Deal of the Week: RSVP’s Mediterranean Cruise

Originally published in GPS.OutTraveler.com RSVP is heading back to Europe next summer for the first time in four years on the new state-of-the-art ms Nieuw Amsterdam by Holland America. There are only 2,000 passengers on this ship. While it seems funny to say “only 2,000” since that would have been an unheard of number evenContinue reading “Deal of the Week: RSVP’s Mediterranean Cruise”

Small and Large Gay Cruises Will Float Your Boat

Originally published in GPS.OutTraveler.com One of the most enjoyable and satisfying vacation options for LGBT traveles is an all-gay cruise. From the moment you step on board, you know you are someplace special: an environment where you are completely and totally safe and free, and where you are in the majority as an LGBT person.Continue reading “Small and Large Gay Cruises Will Float Your Boat”