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Maspalomas Pride

Maspalomas Pride Gran Canaria is known as Europe´s largest gay destination and Maspalomas will host the 13th edition of Maspalomas Pride from 8 – 17 May 2015. A week of amazing events such as live shows with international artists, huge parade with over 100.000 visitors, boat excursions, pool parties and much more ... [Read more]

Piers & Queers tour of historical LGBT Brighton

Piers & Queers tour of historical LGBT Brighton  Piers and Queers, a walking tour during the national LGBT History Month, follows in the footsteps of some of the historical Brightonians who lived outside the norms of sexuality and gender. Brighton’s current popularity as a gay-friendly city is well-known, but Brighton has been attracting people ... [Read more]

Travel – Gay Valais!

Travel – Gay Valais! Chocolate ‘n cheese, mountain ‘n lake, money ‘n men: Adrian Gillan is far from neutral about the active summer outdoors options in and around stunning little Champéry - jewel of the Portes du Soleil clutch of resorts, in Switzerland’s French-speaking Valais region! So plan ahead and get booking ... [Read more]

Sleeping Bag Suit

Sleeping Bag Suit OK, it has been described as the next ‘big thing’. Where once the onesie was the best piece of equipment for lounging around, now the Selkbag is destined to be the most desirable bit of kit for those who are active. There’s nothing better than feeling totally warm as you curl up in your tent ... [Read more]

Travel – Hotlanta!

Travel – Hotlanta!  From the American Civil War to Martin Luther King, Adrian Gillan explores historic, cultured, buzzing Atlanta – capital of the southern US state of Georgia… It has inspired artistic creations, from Gone with the Wind to Driving Miss Daisy. Atlanta - capital of Georgia and powerhouse of the ... [Read more]


EUROGAMES STOCKHOLM 2015 ON A UK TOUR The Eurogames Stockhom 2015 team will be visiting the UK next week, touching down in London, Manchester and Brighton between 4-7 December. We are thrilled to meet UK's fabulous LGBT sports teams (Team-G(for gay)B) and people as well as the whole British LGBTQ community especially through our collaboration ... [Read more]

Rainbow Christmas Market in Vienna

Rainbow Christmas Market in Vienna For the first time ever, a Christmas and New Year’s Eve market will be held under the motto "Queer, Pink & Proud" in December 2014. The location fits: The first Christmas market for gays and lesbians will be set up in the heart of Vienna’s gay and lesbian area in the 6th district, by the U4 ... [Read more]

Rainbow Barcelona Tours

Rainbow Barcelona Tours The first gay tour guide company in Barcelona Barcelona, Cosmopolitan city and joy of the Mediterranean, is the headquarters of the first private gay tour company in Spain for the LGBT community (lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transsexuals). Rainbow Barcelona Tours opens a brand new informative ... [Read more]

Travel – Lille Lads

Travel – Lille Lads Lille is France’s fourth largest urban area, its galleries, eateries and gay scene just 80 minutes from London - the perfect Gallic short break away! Tired of Paris? Bored of Brussels? Then follow the boys in the know to Lille on the Deûle River near the French border with Belgium and get the best ... [Read more]

Travel – Man oh man oh Manchester!

Travel – Man oh man oh Manchester! Adrian Gillan hits Canal Street in manic Manchester.  Arguably the gayest street on Earth - amidst arguably Earth’s most perfectly-proportioned queer quarter!  Sights  But first, on arrival - before all-things-gay - do take a quick look around! Browse Manchester Cathedral, Manchester Town ... [Read more]

Travel – Swede extremes are made of these!

Travel – Swede extremes are made of these!  One-man pillage Adrian Gillan ram-raids buzzing Stockholm’s blue-eyed blonds before heading north to the unique, remote Treehotel in Lapland, high up on the Arctic Circle! If variety is the spice of life then what more spicy than to discover the extremes of sexy Sweden’s “Urban-Nature” ... [Read more]

Travel – Bodrum Boyz!

Travel – Bodrum Boyz! History, culture, nightlife: Adrian Gillan falls in love with Bodrum, jewel of the Turkish Riviera… On a beautiful peninsula where the Aegean meets the Med, Bodrum is one of Turkey’s most dramatically beautiful resorts, famous for its history plus its modern, friendly, well-nigh Bohemian, feel ... [Read more]

Travel – Sexy Swiss Ski

Travel – Sexy Swiss Ski   Stunning Alpine scenery plus spas, guys ‘n booze! Adrian Gillan is far from neutral about the snowy glories of Villars and Les Diablerets, just east of Lake Geneva in Western Switzerland! You can take off from the UK post-breakfast and be – after a scenic train ride along the shores of Lake ... [Read more]

LGBT Couples urged to research honeymoon destinations

LGBT Couples urged to research honeymoon destinations New research suggests fewer than half of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGB&T) couples research whether a destination is LGB&T-friendly before travelling overseas The Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) is encouraging LGB&T couples going on honeymoons overseas to choose their ... [Read more]

Maspalomas Winter Pride 2014

Maspalomas Winter Pride 2014 After thirteen successful years of Maspalomas Pride, founding team members are building on the overwhelming success of this now famous brand by launching the first ever edition of Maspalomas Winter Pride from 13 – 15 of November 2014. Amongst the confirmed live acts are: Baccara “Yes Sir, I can ... [Read more]

Top 5 closing parties not to miss in Ibiza

Top 5 closing parties not to miss in Ibiza Ocean Beach Ibiza Official Closing Party – 3rd October Ocean Beach Ibiza is open 7 days a week offering the best pool parties in Ibiza, arguably the world; however, all good things must come to an end. Celebrating another fine season Ocean Beach Ibiza is putting on one last party to finish off another ... [Read more]

European Snow Pride 2015

European Snow Pride 2015 While you were lounging around in the sun some people have been working hard this summer to make sure  European Snow Pride 2015 in Tignes will be an even bigger event, with guests from even more countries converging on Tignes to live together for an unforgettable week of great skiing, partying and socialising ... [Read more]

LGBT Travel

LGBT Travel A London based travel company who specialise in holidays for LGBT customers is excited to offer clients and customers a comprehensive range of inspirational trips to some of the world's most fascinating destinations. Having broken free from traditional stereotypes, 'CAG Travel' are providing their ... [Read more]

Viva Gay Las Vegas

Viva Gay Las Vegas  This autumn, Las Vegas continues to welcome a wide-variety of special events and programming specific to the LGBT community. From one end of the Strip to the other, Las Vegas is unassuming and welcomes the LGBT community, providing each person the opportunity to experience the trip of a lifetime. Show ... [Read more]

Gay Games 9 – Homophobia in sport survey

Gay Games 9 – Homophobia in sport survey Gay Games 9, which starts today in Cleveland and Akron, Ohio, will offer thousands of LGBT athletes the opportunity to take part in the first major international survey on homophobia in sports. They will be supported by Michael Sam of the St Louis Rams, one of the world’s highest profile LGBT athletes ... [Read more]

Top tips for cool holiday cures

Top tips for cool holiday cures “Summer holiday aches and pains can often be cured or alleviated by a quick trip to the fridge” according to Silver Travel Advisor’s Dave Harcombe.   The qualified pharmacist, whose travel tips can be found on the 50’s travel review and advice site , has ... [Read more]

The Most Spectacular Gay Event  in the Alps

The Most Spectacular Gay Event in the Alps  Seven years in the making, they come from over 50 countries, and once a year the French Alps has an experience like nothing else...Europe's Gay Winter Sports and Music Festival storms into AVORIAZ next year! Avoriaz is at the heart of Portes du Soleil Area, "The Largest Linked Ski Area in the World" ... [Read more]

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