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Uganda plans to kill gays again: Tourism alarmed and Joe Biden has a message
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Uganda plans to kill gays again: Tourism alarmed and Joe Biden has a message

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 11, 2019

Uganda has deadly threats for the LGBT Community again. As consequence tourism may face a new call for a boycott. ... Read More

Louisville flying high during colorful Pride Week
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Louisville flying high during colorful Pride Week

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Louisville's Mayor, Metro Council representatives, Louisville Tourism, Civitas, the newly-formed Louisville chapter of the National LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce, the ... Read More

Celebrating PRIDE month: Guam’s first woman Governor signs first PRIDE Pledge
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Celebrating PRIDE month: Guam’s first woman Governor signs first PRIDE Pledge

editor editor- June 10, 2019

In an historic first in the nation, the Leon Guerrero-Tenorio Administration of Guam signed a PRIDE Pledge, along with its ... Read More

First ever airport drag brunch hosted by United Airlines & OTG
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First ever airport drag brunch hosted by United Airlines & OTG

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

In support of Pride Month and The Trevor Project, OTG and United Airlines are hosting the first-ever airport DJ Drag ... Read More

Homosexuality is a sin: South Korea’s Gay Pride Festival
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Homosexuality is a sin: South Korea’s Gay Pride Festival

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 1, 2019

Thousands of members of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community from Korea mixed with tourists from around Asia and ... Read More

Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way
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Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way

editor editor- May 30, 2019

U.S. Travel advisories against Kenya should be increased. This is the demand by leaders of the LGBT Community to the ... Read More

Gains of LGBTQ rights in some Middle East and North Africa nations may be a game-changer
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Gains of LGBTQ rights in some Middle East and North Africa nations may be a game-changer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 28, 2019

Progress in recognizing the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people at the United Nations in New ... Read More

Montreal Gay Village shines as LGBTQ and contemporary art beacon
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Montreal Gay Village shines as LGBTQ and contemporary art beacon

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

Today, the Business Development Corporation (SDC) for the Montreal Village and the Ville-Marie borough, alongside Robert Beaudry, City Councilor for ... Read More

Travel to Brunei is safe: No stoning to death for gay visitors may not apply to lesbians
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Travel to Brunei is safe: No stoning to death for gay visitors may not apply to lesbians

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 7, 2019

The Trump Administration refused to issue a travel advisory against Brunei, even though the country is in violation of international ... Read More

Orlando welcomes a host of LGBTQ events from May and into June for Pride Month
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Orlando welcomes a host of LGBTQ events from May and into June for Pride Month

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Orlando, named the first-ever "City of the Year" by GayCites.com, promotes inclusivity with welcoming events, nightlife and activities. Orlando has ... Read More

Key West welcomes visitors to its annual island-wide Pride festivities
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Key West welcomes visitors to its annual island-wide Pride festivities

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

Renowned for its “One Human Family” philosophy of unity and equality, Key West is to welcome visitors to its annual ... Read More

IGLTA honors ITB Berlin for its commitment to LGBT+ travel segment
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IGLTA honors ITB Berlin for its commitment to LGBT+ travel segment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

The reward for promoting awareness and acceptance of the LGBT+ Community in the global tourism industry: at the Annual Global ... Read More

Brussels welcomes 24th Edition of the Belgian Pride
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Brussels welcomes 24th Edition of the Belgian Pride

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2019

As in previous years, Brussels will celebrate the LGBTI+ community with the Belgian Pride, in May. The theme for this ... Read More

Melbourne Gay Night Club shooting kills one, injures three
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Melbourne Gay Night Club shooting kills one, injures three

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 14, 2019

Melbourne and locals alike find Love Machine nightclub in Prahran to be a popular part of  Melbourne R&B and house ... Read More

The perplexing search for purplicious luggage and the perils of windmills
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The perplexing search for purplicious luggage and the perils of windmills

Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN Dr. Anton Anderssen - special to eTN- April 12, 2019

April is Stress Awareness Month, but it is also National Humor Month, so I thought I’d go out on a ... Read More

Brunei hotel boycott growing: Hollywood steps in
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Brunei hotel boycott growing: Hollywood steps in

editor editor- April 4, 2019

The list of Hollywood stars, musicians, athletes, and now even companies, expanding globally as well, is growing every day in ... Read More

Death for gay guests at Beverly Hills Hotel or Hotel Bel‑Air? Dorchester Collection issues a statement
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Death for gay guests at Beverly Hills Hotel or Hotel Bel‑Air? Dorchester Collection issues a statement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2019

The Beverly Hills Hotel and Hotel Bel-Air are part of the Dorchester Collection group and upscale 5-star accommodation in Beverly Hills ... Read More

misterb&b expands to LGBTQ hotels
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misterb&b expands to LGBTQ hotels

editor editor- March 29, 2019

misterb&b, short-term rental marketplace dedicated to the Gay community, has launched a Wefunder campaign to give guests, hosts, and the ... Read More

IGLTA Foundation adds industry leaders from Google & Airbnb to its Board
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IGLTA Foundation adds industry leaders from Google & Airbnb to its Board

editor editor- March 26, 2019

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association Foundation announced today that Dougal Mckenzie, Head of Industry, Travel, at Google, and Maria Cuba, ... Read More

PROUD Experiences exceeds expectations: Sold out
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PROUD Experiences exceeds expectations: Sold out

editor editor- March 11, 2019

Exhibit space for the second edition of PROUD Experiences has sold out more than 3 months ahead of the show, ... Read More

IGLTA, Queer Destinations and Mexico’s Secretary of Tourism to promote LGBTQ+tourism in Mexico
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IGLTA, Queer Destinations and Mexico’s Secretary of Tourism to promote LGBTQ+tourism in Mexico

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

Within the 53rd edition of the ITB international travel trade show in Berlin, Germany, the International LGBTQ+ Travel Association (IGLTA) ... Read More

Miami Beach welcomes LGBT travelers from around the globe all year long
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Miami Beach welcomes LGBT travelers from around the globe all year long

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

Miami Beach is an award-winning LGBTQ destination filled with spirit and pride offering a multitude of experiences that cater to ... Read More

Record numbers of international LGBT+ travel industry exhibitors at ITB Berlin
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Record numbers of international LGBT+ travel industry exhibitors at ITB Berlin

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

ITB’s LGBT+ segment features the world’s largest exhibition of tourism products for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and diverse identities of ... Read More

Travel professionals take over Javits
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Travel professionals take over Javits

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- March 2, 2019

If you happened to walk by the Javits Convention Center in January, you would have found thousands of travel professionals ... Read More

Portugal, Sweden, and Canada most LGBT-friendly travel countries
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Portugal, Sweden, and Canada most LGBT-friendly travel countries

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019

Thanks to legal improvements for trans- and intersex persons as well as anti-hate crime initiatives, Portugal for the first time ... Read More

Brazils changing LGBT policies may mean tourism increase for Argentina
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Brazils changing LGBT policies may mean tourism increase for Argentina

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 3, 2019

Argentina and Brazil had always been competing. This is not only true for soccer, but also for tourism. Anti-LGBT policies in ... Read More

Tourists ruining Ibiza’s famous Es Cavallet Beach with their rampant sex romps
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Tourists ruining Ibiza’s famous Es Cavallet Beach with their rampant sex romps

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2019

Biologists and geologists are saying that randy tourists having sex on Ibiza’s most famous nudist beach are causing massive damage ... Read More

Hotel Habana will be the largest Gay resort in the U.S. Southwest
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Hotel Habana will be the largest Gay resort in the U.S. Southwest

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 28, 2019

The largest gay resort in the  U.S. Southwest has new owners. Los Angeles-based Alternatives Resorts has bought the 170-room Habana ... Read More

New York, Thailand, Portugal and the Basque Country land at FITUR GAY (LGBT+)
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New York, Thailand, Portugal and the Basque Country land at FITUR GAY (LGBT+)

editor editor- January 26, 2019

The gay segment, which makes up more than 10% of tourists worldwide, is responsible for almost 16% of total travel ... Read More

International LGBTQ+ Travel Association to honor Miami tourism pioneer
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International LGBTQ+ Travel Association to honor Miami tourism pioneer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association (IGLTA) will present the Hanns Ebensten Hall of Fame Award to George Neary, a longtime ... Read More

FITUR beats the record for participation in its most international edition yet
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FITUR beats the record for participation in its most international edition yet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019

From 23 to 27 January, Madrid will once again become the focus of attention for the international tourism community with ... Read More

2019: The year of PROUD Experiences
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2019: The year of PROUD Experiences

editor editor- January 21, 2019

The debut of PROUD Experiences held in 2018 in London created the first b2b travel and lifestyle event for premium ... Read More

Tulsi Gabbard US President in 2020? She told CNN but not her father
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Tulsi Gabbard US President in 2020? She told CNN but not her father

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 12, 2019

His daughter Tulsi Gabbard is running for president in 2020. Hawaii Senator Mike Gabbard is currently attending the Farm Bureau convention ... Read More

Brazil president: I’d rather have a dead son than a gay son
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Brazil president: I’d rather have a dead son than a gay son

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 4, 2019

Rio may no longer be a pink destination. How will the future of the traveling #LGBTQ world change if they ... Read More

Seychelles offers tourism for all – but needs to say it as we start 2019
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Seychelles offers tourism for all – but needs to say it as we start 2019

mm Alain St.Ange- December 31, 2018

Seychelles has a diverse tourism product which makes its strength and which has guaranteed its success. Seychelles offers tourism for ... Read More