CheckOut: Moxy Boston Downtown

A welcoming option located in a choice area of the city, the Moxy Boston Downtown offers terrific value and plenty of inviting spaces including their small but well-equipped rooms with staff that’s super friendly but also incredibly responsive and professional.  Location The location is truly central. You’re located smack dab in the middle of Boston’s small butContinue reading “CheckOut: Moxy Boston Downtown”

DDTI*: Inspiring Gay Travel Photos Du Jour

Everyone needs a little gay travel inspiration especially on Hump Day! Here are a couple of pictures from our quick visit to Provincetown just in time for last0minute inspiration for a trip to this Massachusetts resort gem in time for their biggest week starting now: Independence Day brought to you by the folks at the Crown &Continue reading “DDTI*: Inspiring Gay Travel Photos Du Jour”

New Hotel In Gay-Friendly Boston

Gay-friendly Boston welcomed a new hotel last fall (rebranded from a Fairmont property). Located on the waterfront next to Boston’s North End, Battery Wharf Hotel consists of 150 large units spread among several modern buildings siting atop a pier jutting into Boston Harbor. There are sea views in every direction and the Coast Guard is rightContinue reading “New Hotel In Gay-Friendly Boston”

A Future Of Travel So Gay Kathy Griffin Loves It

By Boston-based Global Correspondent Allister Chang Boston-based The Welcoming Committee is bringing an innovative spirit of lighthearted activism into the world of gay travel. The TWC’s recent “take overs” of ski resorts, casinos, and other destinations have brought together a range of gay Bostonians. “Soon we’ll take over Cancun for Spring Break,” says Ashley Lucas, aContinue reading “A Future Of Travel So Gay Kathy Griffin Loves It”

Check Out: The Langham, Boston

Rates From $239 per night, but deals are available on their website as well as offers, including free WiFi when booking direct. Basics Formerly the Meridien and before that the Federal Reserve, this fabulous property comes with a rich history and luxurious touches from an elegant entrance and professional service to a really nice fitness facility andContinue reading “Check Out: The Langham, Boston”

Boston Update: Hotel Commonwealth in Kenmore Square

  Hotel Commonwealth, a super-friendly boutique hotel in a bustling neighborhood in Boston, has been hiding in plain sight for a decade. With a recent renovation, it is high time that gay visitors gave it a second look. The hotel is rather elegant from outside and inside. The entrance leads upstairs (it’s a tad confusing butContinue reading “Boston Update: Hotel Commonwealth in Kenmore Square”

Upside Down Christmas At Boston’s Liberty Hotel

We love the Boston’s Liberty Hotel hotel and covered it in our Boston Now/Next (ManAboutWorld October issue). They’re getting a little funky for the holidays hiring handsome designer John LaRoche of blueGuava Design Group to transform their already dramatic interior lobby into an upside down Christmas tree-a-palooza. Check out the picture from last year above. If you’reContinue reading “Upside Down Christmas At Boston’s Liberty Hotel”


If Beantown is in your summer plans — and it should be! — check out the fabulous Nine Zero Hotel. Managed by the super gay-friendly Kimpton Hotels, Nine Zero is located in a historic part of town along the famous Freedom Travel, near the Boston Common. Some of the rooms overlook a historic cemetery that’s a popular stopContinue reading “SUITE DREAMS: NINE ZERO HOTEL, BOSTON”

A Shiny New(ish) Hotel Graces Boston’s Waterfront

Originally published in InterContinental Boston has been open since late 2006 and is popular with the business crowd during the week. As a former Bostonian, I don’t think this fabulous hotel has gotten its due. Most new buildings are like most old buildings in the city: staid and made of brick. Right away TheContinue reading “A Shiny New(ish) Hotel Graces Boston’s Waterfront”