Photo du Jour: Yorke Peninsula, South Australia

This photo of Yorke Peninsula, South Australia was taken by ManAboutWorld correspondent, Michael Siebert.  The Yorke Peninsula is a 3-hour drive from Adelaide, South Australia. It’s a playground for outdoor adventurers and photographers dream. More information: http://www.southaustralia.com/it-it/places-to-go/yorke-peninsula/about

New ZealandGay Ski Week: Start Planning for Next Year

The largest gay ski event in the southern half of the world sees hundreds of people flock to Queenstown, NZ during the last part of August and early September, every year, for a full week of skiing, drinking, dancing and adventure. The next official DNA Gay Ski Week will happen August 27 to September 3,Continue reading “New ZealandGay Ski Week: Start Planning for Next Year”

Gay Ski in Queenstown, New Zealand

This pas weekend Gay and Lesbian Winter Pride (gay ski!) in Queenstown, New Zealand; you know, the other “down under.” It’s winter in the Southern Hemisphere so those of us in the Northern Hemisphere can cool down a bit from this late August heat simply by looking at these photos. The event runs through September 5. Gay ski weeks canContinue reading “Gay Ski in Queenstown, New Zealand”

Daily Dose of Travel Inspiration: Remarkable Rocks, Kangaroo Island, Australia

Today’s Daily Dose of Travel Inspiration comes to us from our Australia-based correspondent Michael Siebert. The incredibly well named Remarkable Rocks are located in Flinders Chase National Park in the southwest corner of Kangaroo Island, Australia.  An early morning sunrise or sunset is an ideal time to visit, which will help highlight the orange colors inContinue reading “Daily Dose of Travel Inspiration: Remarkable Rocks, Kangaroo Island, Australia”

DDTI: Champagne Pools Off The Coast of Australia

Our Australian correspondent Michael Siebert sent us this fascinating update from Australia, a perfect island getaway for coupled gays Fraser Island – the largest sand island in the world, full of natural beauty and great for a three day escape – is off the coast and a short ferry ride from Hervey Bay about 50Continue reading “DDTI: Champagne Pools Off The Coast of Australia”

One Hump Or Two? Post-Pride Camel Trek

After a breathlessly exciting week of gay news and then Gay Pride we thought it was time for a little R&R. Well, why not try a camel trek in Western Australia? That’s exactly what ManAboutWorld Global Correspondent Michael Siebert did. Here’s his report, just in. I’m at Cable Breach. In Broome Western Australia. I just took thisContinue reading “One Hump Or Two? Post-Pride Camel Trek”

Around The World With Paul and Jose: Cocktails in Melbourne

  ManAboutWorld Global Correspondent Paul Teixeira and his partner Jose are in the midst of an 87-day global gay adventure. He agreed to document his trip here with highlights from many destinations around the world. In his own words:

Beauty Shot From New Capital of Gay Marriage

Photo and story by ManAboutWorld Global Correspondent, Michael Siebert With all the hoopla about France’s vote to become the 14th nation allowing same-sex marriage. Let’s not forget about the 13th. On April 17, 2013 New Zealand lawmakers pass a bill in favor of gay marriage with a wide majority, with 77 votes in favor and 44Continue reading “Beauty Shot From New Capital of Gay Marriage”

Photo Du Jour: Hearson’s Cove In The Pilbara

This gorgeous sunset is brought to us courtesy of ManAboutWorld Global Correspondent Michael Siebert. It was taken at Hearson’s Cove in the Pilbara, only 20 min drive from Karratha. (Don’t worry, we had to look it up too! Pilbara is in Western Australia. Click here to learn more.)

Heading to New Zealand or Australia? Head Here First

Travel writer and gay tourism expert Jeff Guaracino recently visited Down Under (New Zealand and Australia). He compiled his findings into a terrific tip sheet for anyone considering traveling there. And why wouldn’t you? It’s nearly summer in the SoHe (Southern Hemisphere0 and, well, the guys are hot and rugged! Here are a few ofContinue reading “Heading to New Zealand or Australia? Head Here First”