Inclusive Hospitality via AIG Travel, Skift and … me!

AIG Travel partnered with Skift on the trend report The Business Imperative for ‘Inclusive Hospitality’ which examines why vulnerable travelers matter with insights from yours truly (the even included me in my own Q&A page!!) and Depart Smart. LGBTQ travel safety is important topic that we focus on at HospitableMe. To learn more about what we do at HospitableMe, visit us online.

Can we hold hands here? LGBTQ travel safety today

Check out my article “Can we hold hands here” on LGBTQ travel safety in the cool new publication Strangers Guide!

Join ManAboutWorld’s LGBT Travel Safety Twitter Chat, Tuesday, Dec 6 at 1pm ET, #LGBTTravel

Join ManAboutWorld’s LGBT Travel Safety Twitter Chat, Tuesday, Dec 6 at 1pm ET, #LGBTTravel

Travel Tip Thursday: Top 6 Tips for Maximizing Miles

By Billy Kolber, ManAboutWorld Back in college, I worked a United promotion to earn a free first class ticket to Hawaii by booking a transcon trip in six segments and 8,000 flown miles. The paid ticket cost me $306, a fraction of the value I earned from the trip, and it launched a lifetime addictionContinue reading “Travel Tip Thursday: Top 6 Tips for Maximizing Miles”

ManAboutWorld’s March Issue Ready For Download!

Aloha! ManAboutWorld’s latest issue is ready for download. Subscribers: Open your iPad, tap on ManAboutWorld, go to Library, download and enjoy. Non-subscribers may find us in the AppStore. Or click on our website to subscribe and get access to all our back issues. This is our coolest — and hottest — cover, yet. Learn why we love HawaiiContinue reading “ManAboutWorld’s March Issue Ready For Download!”

White Party Palm Springs Insider Tips

ManAboutWorld correspondent David DiGiacomo has been to the White Party Palm Springs several times and brings us his top tips for enjoying this desert event celebrating its 25th anniversary. This year’s White Party Palm Springs marks the 25th-anniversary since this legendary party began. This year it takes place April 25-28 2014. White Party Palm Springs was founded and isContinue reading “White Party Palm Springs Insider Tips”

IGLTA Foundation Announces New Board Members, Including Editor Ed Salvato

I am very proud to announce that I have been appointed to the Board of Directors of the IGLTA Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender tourism globally along with Richard Gray. “We are thrilled to have Ed Salvato and Richard Gray join the IGLTA Foundation Board of Directors,” said Board Chair CharlieContinue reading “IGLTA Foundation Announces New Board Members, Including Editor Ed Salvato”

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: Jim Werner

Jim Werner is co-owner of, 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 he works for the city’s tourism office building regional, state, and national relationships with brandsContinue reading “Welcome To Our Newest Correspondent: Jim Werner”