Travel

Toronto World Pride Preview: 5 Tips for the Ultimate Experience

By Robert Israel | Apr 24
World Pride Toronto is hedging its bets on success when it joins forces with Pride Toronto on June 20-29 for what’s expected to be the largest Pride event in North America. Here’s an insider’s look plus recommendations for the ultimate Pride weekend.

The White Party and Club Culture: Is It Really for Everyone?

By Caleb Rainey | Apr 24
Circuit parties, clubs and events like them can be wonderfully inclusive spaces, where all can be made to feel welcome and expect to be treated kindly. Let’s make sure this year’s White Party is precisely that type of inclusive space.

Literary Dublin

By Helen O’Neill | Apr 23
With its old-world pubs filled with faded pictures of poets and rebels, clattery cafes and cobblestone alleys, Dublin is a haven for those who want to immerse themselves in books and writers and words - washed down of course, with a pint of Guinness.

DJs Verde & Redant :: White Party 25 Gets ’Bent’

By Thom Senzee | Apr 22
As if Carmen Electra as White Party Queen were not electrifying enough, Jeffrey Sanker is giving party-goers a full-throated performance of dynamic DJ duo Bent Collective at the White Party’s 25th anniversary edition.

Vermont launches its first Women’s Outdoor Weekend

Women Take to the Great Outdoors

By Brooke Pierce | Apr 21
The Women’s Outdoor Weekend (WOW) invites women to spend three days and nights in Manchester, Vermont for an all-inclusive, back-to-nature weekend.

Gay Days Arizona May 8-12

Gay Days Arrives in Arizona

By EDGE | Apr 21
The heat is on in Arizona as Gay Days arrives in Phoenix, May 8-12, 2014. Organizers of Arizona’s inaugural year anticipate upwards of 10,000 participants at 15 different events throughout the long weekend.

Michael Luongo’s "Sensual Travels," Gay Erotica From Around the World

By David Toussaint | Apr 21
Traveling and sex are as intertwined as the positions you and your foreign date discover together. Michael Luongo, a Pulitzer-prize nominee, edits the 20 stories exploring these themes in "Sensual Travel: The Best of Gay Erotica."

2012 Boston Marathon

Boston Prepares for Huge Wave of Marathon Visitors

By Philip Marcelo | Apr 20
With an expanded field of runners and the memory of last year’s bombings elevating interest in one of the world’s great races, the 2014 Boston Marathon could bring an unprecedented wave of visitors and an influx of tourism dollars to the area.

A newly wed couple rest on the Pont des Arts in Paris, Wednesday April 16, 2014

Paris... City of Love, or City of Locks?

By Jamey Keaten | Apr 20
Concerns about scenery are clashing with sentimentality in this reputed City of Love over a profusion of padlocks hitched by lovers on bridges as symbols of everlasting "amour" - locks that some decry as an eyesore.

Why High Oil Prices Are Good For Airlines

By Scott Mayerowitz | Apr 20
Airline executives frequently complain about fuel costs. But the truth is higher prices actually have been good for business.In the past six years, airlines have overhauled the way they operate to adjust to this new reality.