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”

CheckOut: Kapital Inn, Budapest, Hungary

CHECKOUT: KAPITAL INN, BUDAPEST: TOP/BOTTOM LINE The Kapital Inn, Budapest, Hungary reigns as the #1 bed and breakfast on TripAdvisor for the past 10 consecutive years. That might be because it’s gay owned/operated by Albert, a local Hungarian and former 5-star hotel exec and Paul, a South African and former advertising exec. You’ll find the Kapital InnContinue reading “CheckOut: Kapital Inn, Budapest, Hungary”

CheckOut: Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami

THE RITZ-CARLTON KEY BISCAYNE: TOP/BOTTOM LINE The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami is a luxurious escape that’s great for gay families, including those of us aiming to fulfill our guncle duties with a little extra help. Drop your kids off at Ritz Kids for a kickball game or an interactive marine biology lesson, and enjoy a cocktail by the adults-onlyContinue reading “CheckOut: Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami”

CheckOut: Casa Velas, Puerto Vallarta

Our correspondent Aaron Drake checks in with a new Check Out, this time focusing on his latest trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and the romantic Casa Velas. Top/Bottom line Casa Velas is ideal for gay honeymooners, those looking for a place to say ‘I do’ (wedding packages are available), or those just looking to get away. IfContinue reading “CheckOut: Casa Velas, Puerto Vallarta”

The CheckOut: Hotel Sans Souci Wien in Vienna

Top/Bottom Line: Relatively new on the scene, the Hotel Sans Souci Wien combines modern sophistication with a refreshing touch of whimsy, from the yoo Studio-designed furnishings in shades of cream and purple to the clever, oversized Vienna-set selfies by Austrian skier-turned-art photographer Hubertus von Hohenlohe that adorn the lobby and many rooms. This 63-room boutiqueContinue reading “The CheckOut: Hotel Sans Souci Wien in Vienna”

The CheckOut: Wildcatter Ranch

By ManAboutWorld Correspondent Aaron Drake Top/bottom line The slow pace of Wildcatter Ranch is a welcome respite from the hustle and bustle of city life. It’s a lovely spot for a romantic getaway or outdoor adventure destination or if you and your man like a little action (hey, we’re talking about archery or Skeet shooting!). While you canContinue reading “The CheckOut: Wildcatter Ranch”

The CheckOut: Harrah’s Resort Southern California

By ManAboutWorld correspondent Aaron Drake Harrah’s Resort Southern California Top/Bottom line Harrah’s SoCal is great as a weekend destination for a group of friends or getaway for couples. The resort offers wedding packages, having played host to many ceremonies on property, and happily welcomes California (same-sex) honeymooners or his-and-his bachelor parties. Rates From $150 a nightContinue reading “The CheckOut: Harrah’s Resort Southern California”

The CheckOut: Oasis Sens Hotel In Cancún, Mexico

Our ManAboutWorld correspondent Paul VanDeCarr visited the Oasis Sens, an adult-only, all-inclusive resort in Cancún, Mexico. Was it as gay friendly as they promoted? Read our new column CheckOut and, well, check it out. Basics An “adults-only” resort hotel on the beach featuring outdoor pools, multiple restaurants with various cuisines and a friendly but not obsequious staff.Continue reading “The CheckOut: Oasis Sens Hotel In Cancún, Mexico”