Troy Petenbrink: May 2011 Archives

Tour Tuesday: New Zealand

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
May 31, 2011 8:02 AM |
Alyson Adventures, which specializes in adventure travel and active vacations, is offering a two-week trek through New Zealand, February 25 to March 10, 2012. Specifically for gay men, the tour includes biking among the vineyards of Ne

The summer pilgrimage to Delaware's gay-friendly Rehoboth Beach kicks off this Memorial Day Weekend. For a sneak peek at the 2011 season, check out this article published by our media partner Edge Washington. Photo: Metro Weekly 2010 Coverboy o

Tour Tuesday: Egypt

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
May 24, 2011 5:22 PM |
Spirit Journeys, which creates "opportunities for gay travelers to experience more from life and the world around them," is offering a tour of Egyptian wonders, April 6 to 21, 2012. Limited to 16 participants, the tour includes ten days sailing

Camping Jews

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
May 22, 2011 8:08 PM |
S'mores and new friends are on the agenda for the first National Jewish LGBT Camp Weekend at the Capital Retreat Center in Waynesboro, Pa., Friday, June 17 to Sunday, June 19, 2011. Singles, couples and families are invited to be part of the wee

Tourisme Montreal is accepting entries for its annual Queer of the Year 2011 contest, an annual competition to promote Montreal as a gay-friendly destination. The contest is open to boys, girls and everyone in between from all over the world. Q

Tour Tuesday: Rome to Venice

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
May 17, 2011 2:41 AM |
In honor of its ten-year anniversary, Source Events is offering an eight-day cruise from Rome to Venice, September 3 to 10, 2011. The all gay cruise is aboard Windstar's Wind Surf tall-ship. Windstar was named World's Best Small Cruise Line by Conde

New Hope celebrates the gays

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
May 11, 2011 3:11 PM |
New Hope Celebrates Pride kicked off today and promises a week of fun, diversity, inspiration and community. Among the week's many events will be the Pride parade, sponsored by Wells Fargo, which will toot, amble and strut its way through the st

Tour Tuesday: South Africa

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
May 10, 2011 11:56 PM |
Zoom Vacations is offering an 11-day tour of South Africa, August 25 to September 4, 2011. The tour includes a visit to Cape Town, a luxury Safari and Victoria Falls. The starting price is $7,599, based on double occupancy, and it includes most

Resorts Casino Hotel announced this week that it has opened Atlantic City’s only casino-housed LGBT nightclub, called Prohibition. “Atlantic City has plenty of world-class amenities, but no full-scale, casino-housed gay nightclub and now

"Every year I've gone, I've enjoyed it," says Kenny Allen, of Arlington, Va. "There's something for everyone. From just putting on a red t-shirt and going to the Disney parks everyday to doing the parties and dancing until the sun comes up, it's all

Broadway Across America is offering a chance to win a two-night trip to New York City to attend the first live Audience Choice Awards on Sunday, May 15, 2011. The trip includes roundtrip airfare for the winner and one guest, tw

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