Archive for 'LGBT'
Posted on 16. Apr, 2014 by Guest.
There are a lot of good things going on these days. The landslide of states in the U.S. where same-sex marriage is legal is gaining momentum. The UK just saw its first domestic same-sex marriages performed. The IRS now taxes same-sex marrieds at the same rate as heterosexual couples. Okay, that last one is a […]
Posted on 07. Jan, 2014 by Guest.
In the latest installment of our LGBT travel series, Sam of IndefinitiveAdventure.com shares why he thinks being out as a gay traveler can make a big difference.
Posted on 16. Jul, 2013 by Guest.
It is hard to verbalize the feeling of the discriminatory sting of discrimination that binational same-sex couples face due to DOMA. Ligeia and Mindy of BoundingOverOurSteps.com talk about how the repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act affects their future together.
Posted on 04. Jun, 2013 by Guest.
If you and your partner travel as an openly gay couple, you’re an ambassador and raising awareness for the LGBT community around the world, but what if you’re on a religious pilgrimage across Spain? Tone it down or allow fellow pilgrims to meet their first lesbian couple?
Posted on 16. Nov, 2012 by Guest.
In this guest post Lane tells how an exhausted momentary lapse of a travel habit resulted in that awkward check-in situation gay and lesbian couples often face while traveling.
Posted on 12. Aug, 2012 by Jess.
This week I wonder about fate on this journey of life, and tell you all about how Dani and I met, way back in 2006…you might be surprised just how we met….
Posted on 17. Apr, 2012 by Guest.
Our friend Aaron talks about his experience in Egypt where, despite living and traveling as an openly gay man, he chose to jump back into the closet for better or for worse. Find out why, and share with us if you agree with his actions…
Posted on 21. May, 2011 by Jess.
After months of traveling through some less than gay-friendly locations, we find that we wrestle with what has essentially become a half in, half out of the closet lifestyle. As gay travelers, are there times when we should go back inside the closet? And if we do go back in, how far is too far?