HBO’s “Looking” Debuts With San Francisco As Its Beautiful Backdrop

Update: What did you think of HBO’s Looking which debuted Sunday, January 19? LA Times loved it. How did SF look? ***   Like just about every gay man in America we are eagerly anticipating Looking, HBO’s new series about three men in San Francisco seeking love debuting tonight (Sunday, January 19). If you decide toContinue reading “HBO’s “Looking” Debuts With San Francisco As Its Beautiful Backdrop”

Welcome To Our Newest Correspondent: Auston Matta

Auston grew up in Phoenix before escaping to Chicago in 2008. He worked as an engineer for six years before deciding to quit his office job and travel around the world with his husband. Since early 2012, they have traveled to nearly 50 countries across the globe and run the travel blog TwoBadTourists. Auston currently works part-timeContinue reading “Welcome To Our Newest Correspondent: Auston Matta”

Rainbow Reykjavik Winter Pride Heats Up Iceland

By ManAboutWorld Global Correspondent Vladimir Martinez The third annual Rainbow Reykjavik Winter Pride Festival will take place January 30-February 2. This Winter festival has been growing in popularity every year with fans coming from all over the world and joining the local LGBT community to admire the breathtaking landscapes, swim in geothermal waters, enjoy exquisite cuisine and, well,Continue reading “Rainbow Reykjavik Winter Pride Heats Up Iceland”

Welcome To Our Newest Correspondent: Rich Rubin

Welcome to ManAboutWorld’s newest correspondent, Rich Rubin. Rich Rubin has written about travel for over twenty years now. He’s thrilled to be back in touch with the team behind ManAboutWorld, having been an early contributor to OUT&ABOUT. He has served as travel editor for Genre and is currently Food and Wine editor for Passport Magazine. His stories have appeared in Saveur, CaribbeanContinue reading “Welcome To Our Newest Correspondent: Rich Rubin”

Photo Du Jour: Pope Francis Delivers First Christmas Mass

ManAboutWorld’s peripatetic Global Correspondent Mike Luongo visited Italy this week stopping in at the Vatican to watch Pope Francis deliver his first midnight mass. He took this picture and filed this report. I had met the current Pope Francis while he was Archbishop Jorge Bergolgio in Buenos Aires I went to take pictures at midnight mass inContinue reading “Photo Du Jour: Pope Francis Delivers First Christmas Mass”

Correspondent Update: Movie Star Kelly Graces Doylestown, Pennsylvania

By Jerry Bartell A celluloid dream sequence awaits at the Michener Museum in Doylestown, Pa. Glide by beautifully costumed women at its “Grace Kelly – Beyond the Icon” exhibit. All of them are Grace Kelly. In her wedding dress from “High Society.” In hunting attire from “Mogambo.” In Diors, Chanels and Balanciagas worn off set. SheContinue reading “Correspondent Update: Movie Star Kelly Graces Doylestown, Pennsylvania”

New Leadership Brings Energy (And Lower Prices) to RSVP Cruises

By Jeff Guaracino, ManAboutWorld Global Correspondent Since 1985, over 100,000 guests have discovered RSVP Vacations. Now owned by Atlantis Events—among the best brand names in gay vacations—RSVP Vacations has a new president Randel Roper. Formerly of Starwood Hotels, Randel brings a new energy to RSVP. RSVP is drawing a diverse group of passengers aboard their trips.Continue reading “New Leadership Brings Energy (And Lower Prices) to RSVP Cruises”

Miss Richfield’s Selfie Tour of Philadelphia Outtakes

We love the new Miss Richfield commercial for gay-friendly Philadelphia but I think we love the outtakes even more! If you want to check out what Miss Richfield 1981 is up to on her blog.  

Welcome To Our Newest Correspondent: Jim Werner

Jim Werner is co-owner of fagabond.com, a full-service LGBT travel-planning website. Jim was born in Philly, raised in Philly, and lives in Philly to this day. He believes in brotherly love so much, he works to promote Philly. In addition to running fagabond.com he works for the city’s tourism office building regional, state, and national relationships with brandsContinue reading “Welcome To Our Newest Correspondent: Jim Werner”

Are You A Travel Top Or Travel Bottom? Take Our Quiz!

By Jeff Guaracino, ManAboutWorld Global Correspondent When it comes to planning, buying, and taking that next trip, are you a travel top or a travel bottom? Do you feel like a travel agent for all of your friends or are you the one that replaced your professional travel agent with your own personal travel expert? AreContinue reading “Are You A Travel Top Or Travel Bottom? Take Our Quiz!”