Summer 2012

Our preview of sizzling LGBT destinations.

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Easy Livin’ in the Big Easy: New Orleans Photo Album

Easy Livin’ in the Big Easy: New Orleans Photo Album

Jun 11
One of the top ten most-visited cities in the US, New Orleans was recently ranked second in the nation for gay friendliness. The city that gave birth to the first cocktail, as well as to jazz, is a haven of good things that LGBT people love.

LGBTs Swarm Cape Town for Rest and Relaxation

Sep 14
Cape Town is fast becoming one of the premier destinations in the world for LGBT travellers looking for a stunning location to unwind and enjoy life, often accompanied by their straight female best friends.

Curaçao Hosts 8th Annual "Get Wet" Weekend

Aug 27
"Get Wet" in Curaçao! In celebration of the diverse and gay friendly community, the beautiful island of Curaçao will kick off its eighth annual Get Wet Weekend of gay and straight friendly activities on September 27-30.

Vermont is Out and Proud for Pride Celebrations September 21-22

Aug 25
Mark your calendars and book a room for Vermont’s annual Pride celebration September 21-22, 2012. The festivities will be held in September for the first time in order to better include Vermont’s large student population and foliage tourists.

Annual West Hollywood Bartender Auction ?Benefits AIDS Project Los Angeles

West Hollywood’s hottest bartenders will be up for bid at The Ninth Annual West Hollywood Bartender Auction, benefiting APLA.

Alison Moyet to Star at Manchester Pride

Aug 22
Former Yazoo star and singing legend Alison Moyet to headline Sunday night Gaydar Main Arena stage as part of the Big Weekend festival.

Ascension 2012: Let’s Have a Kiki

PARTIES | By Mark Thompson | Aug 22
The seventh incarnation of the Fund in the Sun Foundation’s Ascension Beach Party made it abundantly clear that when Fire Island Pines wants to party, they have a full-on kiki on the beach.

An Austrian Adventure: Travels through Burgenland

By Matthew Wexler | Aug 22
Burgenland is not the Austria you have in mind. Maria von Trapp will not be traipsing over a mountain range. Nor will you find a gaggle of twentysomethings dressed in lederhosen while devouring Sachertorte.

Miami Beach Calls to Hispanic LGBTs in October

Aug 18
The world-wide Hispanic LGBT community will gather in Miami Beach on October 6th for the Celebrate ORGULLO Festival. The event is the first of its kind in the U.S. and showcases the community during the month of October.

Contemporary Art Takes Over Versailles

Aug 12
From now through September 30, 2012, the Palace of Versailles presents the exhibition Joana Vasconcelos Versailles in the State Apartments and the gardens, creating incredible juxtapositions between the classic opulence of the palace and contemporary art.

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