5 September 2010
Travel: The Pink Lake festival closes after four days captivating Wörthersee
The Pink Lake LGBT festival, held around Lake Wörthersee in Austria closed this evening after four days of activities and parties.
2 September 2010
Scandinavian airline to hold first mid-air gay wedding
A Scandinavian airline hopes to host the world’s first mile-high gay wedding.
28 July 2010
Travel: Cologne vies for title of Germany’s gayest city
For the past two decades it's been a case of Berlin versus Cologne for the title of Germany’s gay capital.
28 July 2010
Malaysian trans woman wins asylum in UK
A Malaysian trans woman who had a civil partnership with a British man has won her fight to stay in the UK.
16 July 2010
Mexico City offers free honeymoon to first gay couple to wed in Argentina
The first gay couple to take advantage of same-sex marriage in Argentina have been offered a free honeymoon by Mexico City.
15 July 2010
Travel: Ibiza – time for a return by gay travellers?
Sam Feller travels to Ibiza to discover whether it really lives up to the stereotypes and if it is time for gay travellers to rediscover the island.
30 June 2010
Gay Muslim groups angry at club owner’s ‘boycott Muslims’ remarks
Two gay Muslim groups have spoken of their shock at a gay club owner's comments on their religion and are calling for a boycott of his businesses.
22 June 2010
Travel: Tel Aviv- bursting with pride
Benjamin Cohen finds that four nights in Tel Aviv for LGBT pride dramatically changed his perception of Israel.
Four nights in Tel Aviv, for the city’s LGBT pride celebrations has changed me in a way no holiday ever has before.
10 June 2010
US changes passport rules for trans people
American trans men and women will be able to get their new gender recognised on their passports without having to undergo gender reassignment surgery.
28 May 2010
LGBT filter added to Expedia’s online booking options
Britain's premier online travel website expedia.co.uk have added an LGBT search filter to their hotel options in order to assist gay, lesbian, bisexual and trans people in finding welcoming and safe places to stay when planning holidays at home and abroad.
25 May 2010
Malta has poor record on gay rights
The European body of the International Lesbian and Gay Association, ILGA-Europe, has concluded that Malta does not do enough to recognise or protect LGBT rights, according to the body's recently published Rainbow Europe Country Index.
8 May 2010
Baltic Gay Pride ban overturned by Lithuanian Supreme Court
A Lithuanian court of appeal last night overturn a ban on the country's first pride event, so that it can take place in the next few hours.
19 March 2010
iPhone app created for gay London tourists
London's tourism board has launched the first gay travel application for smart phones users visiting the city.
18 February 2010
First gay boutique hotel to be opened in New York
Developers hoping to capitalise on New York's popularity with gays and lesbians are to open the first gay boutique hotel in the city.
3 February 2010
EasyJet offers to pay for Pope’s UK flights
Budget airline Easyjet has offered to fly the Pope to the UK for free, following controversy over the estimated £20 million cost for his visit.
25 January 2010
LGBT tourist office moves to Soho
London's first lesbian, gay bisexual and trans tourist information office has moved to Soho, the heart of the capital's gay scene.
25 January 2010
Brighton hopes to entice gay American tourists
Brighton and Hove city council has joined a campaign to attract more gay US tourists to Britain.
20 January 2010
Nepal to court gay tourism
Nepal is set to legalise gay marriage later this year and will celebrate the change by promoting the country as the gay tourism capital of Asia.
19 January 2010
Mainstream holiday operator to cater for gay couples
Holiday company Thomson has announced it is launching a new holiday brochure aimed at gay couples.
30 December 2009
Mexico City hopes to attract gay marriage tourism
Tourism officials in Mexico say they hope to attract gay couples who want to marry in the capital city.