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Buenos Aires offers same-sex marriage to foreign couples
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Foreign non-residents, gay or straight, can now get married in the Argentine capital, thanks to a resolution that removed bureaucratic obstacles and streamlined the procedure. More

UNWTO responds to reports of Mugabe 'appointment'
World Tourism Organization    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Recently, a series of articles related to the hosting of the UNWTO General Assembly in Victoria Falls (Zambia/Zimbabwe) have been published that do not reflect the facts. In this respect, UNWTO would like to clarify the following. More

Be Yourself at Aston
With 25 hotels and condominium resorts across four beautiful Hawaiian Islands, Aston Hotels & Resorts offers the perfect choice for any lifestyle, taste and budget. From trendy hotels in the center of the action to relaxing resorts with breathtaking ocean views, let Aston welcome you to your dream Hawaii vacation.
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The best picks around the world for celebrating Pride
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Politics will mix with partying this Pride season as gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people and their allies around the world celebrate President Barack Obama's support for same-sex marriage and protest North Carolina's passage of a constitutional amendment banning same-sex unions. More

UNWTO: No official honor bestowed on Mugabe
eTurboNews.com    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
The United Nations tourism body has insisted that Robert Mugabe has not been an awarded an official title, after he and his Zambian counterpart were asked to be tourism ambassadors. More


ADULTS-ONLY BEACH RESORT

Aruba's Bucuti & Tara Beach Resorts offers couples a romantic and tranquil boutique resort experience on one of the "Dream Beaches of the World".
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New York City Marriott and Renaissance Hotels

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Thousands take part in Gay Pride Parade in Mexico City
EFE via Fox News Latino    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Thousands of people and about 30 floats took part in Mexico's 34th Gay Pride Parade in the capital, where a concert marked the end of the event. More

Delta invests $65 million in Grupo Aeromexico
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Delta Air Lines has invested $65 million in Grupo Aeromexico, buying more than 30 million shares of stock that account for a little more than 4 percent of Grupo Aeromexico's capital stock. The deal gives Delta a seat on the Aeromexico board of directors. More



IATA reports more growth in international air passenger numbers
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April airline passenger numbers belied the gloomy world economic outlook, according to the latest International Air Transport Association global air traffic results. Passenger demand rose 6.1 percent. More

Flight attendants' insider tips
Passport Magazine    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Next time you land at LAX with a couple of hours to kill before a transfer, jump on the courtesy shuttle to the Parking Spot garage on Sepulveda Boulevard. More


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With colorful days and exciting, warm Caribbean nights, Curacao is your ultimate spring destination. Our "Renaissance Spring Fever" special can save you up to 45% off.

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Your Home Under the Rainbow!
Maui Sunseeker LGBT Resort, Hawaii's largest gay owned & operated resort, welcomes all, but caters primarily to the LGBT traveler. Located on the shore in Kihei, Sunseeker is perfect for gorgeous Ocean views. A clothing optional heated pool and Jacuzzi awaits you. Sunseeker welcomes you to Maui's island paradise.
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Hilton Barbados Resort’s exquisite setting on the lush tropical peninsula of Needham's Point offers a combination of natural beauty and Hilton style for an unforgettable tropical experience. With amenities tailored for couples, families, and business travelers alike, this really is paradise for all. Come enjoy!


More than 150,000 make annual Gay Days pilgrimage to Orlando
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More than 150,000 gays and lesbians and their families descended on Walt Disney World and surrounding theme parks this weekend for the 22nd annual Gay Days events, an annual pilgrimage that contributes an estimated hundreds of millions of dollars to the Orlando-area economy. More

Airline squeeze: It's not you, 'it's the seat'
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If you're on a flight — especially a long one — a coach class seat can be a chair of torture. It doesn't take much these days to ruin a perfectly good airplane ride, CNN.com readers have made clear. More

Accor opens its 500th hotel in Asia-Pacific
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Accor reaffirmed its position as the largest international hotel operator in Asia-Pacific with the opening of the Pullman Gurgaon Central Park, the Group's 500th hotel in the region. The announcement also marks the debut of the upscale Pullman brand in India. More


Hyatt Regency Danang Resort and Spa
Ideally situated on an immaculate stretch of white-sand beach, Hyatt Regency Danang Resort and Spa offers its guests an idyllic oceanfront setting. The resort is easily accessible from major international destinations, located less than 20 minutes from the Danang International Airport.
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Enjoy 5 nights in Moorea and/or 5 nights in Bora Bora. Get daily breakfasts, 2 nights free in each resort. Contact your travel agent. www.sofitel-frenchpolynesia.com MORE


East Europe gays, lesbians march in show of pride
The Associated Press via The Boston Globe    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Hundreds of gays, lesbians and their supporters marched recently through the capitals of Poland and Latvia, demanding more rights in Eastern European societies where they still face high levels of intolerance. More

More than 300 Mormons join Utah Gay Pride Parade
The Huffington Post    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
More than 300 Mormon church members who are not gay drew shouts of approval and tears from spectators while marching in the Utah Gay Pride Parade in downtown Salt Lake City. More



Marriott inks deal to run Gaylord Hotels
USA Today    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Marriott International and Gaylord Hotels have announced that Marriott has agreed to buy the rights to manage Gaylord's four massive hotels for $210 million in cash. More

CLIA's Michael Crye to depart cruise organization after 12 years
Travel Pulse    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
J. Michael Crye, executive vice president-technical and regulatory affairs for the Cruise Lines International Association, is leaving the organization. More


Celebrate with Splendor at Kapalua

Create an unforgettable celebration at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua with romantic elegance and a bespoke ceremony experience
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All-Suite and Villa Oceanfront Luxury

Experience paradise at The Fairmont Kea Lani set amongst 22 acres of lush tropical landscape on the white sandy shores of Wailea in sunny South Maui.
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Air fare: The world's best airport restaurants
CNN    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Airport dining doesn't have to be terminal. A new wave of airport restaurants is elevating airport cuisine above the level of greasy burgers and wilting sushi, as celebrity chefs and regional food heroes bring their magic to the one-time culinary wasteland of the airport. More

How to look good on the go
Fodor's    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Let's face it: Traveling can be a little rough on your beauty routine. Jet lag, lack of sleep, airport snacks — they all can take a toll on your looks. More

Hotel chain rolls out black-light inspections, UV sterilization
CNN    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Out of sight, out of mind. That's a mantra hotel guests tend to adopt as they tuck into rooms inhabited by hundreds of previous guests — and possibly the microscopic germs and debris they leave behind. More


Complimentary Fourth Night at
The St. Regis


Delight in Sun and Savings at The St. Regis Monarch Beach. Reserve now and enjoy a complimentary 4th night, $100 resort credit, and upgrade when available.
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The Radisson Blu Hotel, Nice

A luxury Hotel which offers you an unforgettable stay in front of the sea. Its panoramic Roof top Terrace and its Private Beach will satisfy you in an idyllic environment. MORE


Gay Days brings economic boost to Central Florida
WFTV-TV    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Gay Days in Orlando expected a record 160,000 people and $600 million during the event. More

Gay chamber of commerce starting up in Kansas City, Mo., area
The Kansas City Star    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
The new mid-America chamber aims to unite the area's so-far-uncounted gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender-owned businesses, foster consumer loyalty within that community, and encourage trade with the broader business and customer population. More

           

       

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