Troy Petenbrink: October 2011 Archives

Just one week after confirming that it was conducting a soft launch of free WiFi service on its Northeast Regional trains, Amtrak announced that it has expanded service to 12 east coast routes includes Northeast Regional, Keystone Service and Empire

Amtrak confirmed today that it is conducting a soft launch of free WiFi service on its Northeast Regional trains. Service is already available on its Acela trains, some regional trains on the west coast and at select stations. Amtrak is exp

Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants has expanded its presence in San Diego. Formerly the Se Hotel, the new Hotel Palomar San Diego boutique boasts 183 guest rooms, including 17 skyline suites and 20 luxury flats, featuring elegant textures, contemporary d

Aloha! How about Hawaii for the fall?

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
October 20, 2011 2:57 PM |
Hawaii is truly paradise on earth and has a long history as a welcoming destination for LGBT travelers. And to help provide a taste of "the Aloha State," two of Honolulu's top hotels are offering limited time specials: The newly redesigned Equu

World-renowned singer and gay-icon Elton John is no stranger to Las Vegas. And for the next three years, John will be in residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. The new show, “The Million Dollar Piano,” is currently running thr

2012 gay ski calendar

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
October 13, 2011 2:15 PM |
It might be too early for some LGBT travelers to be thinking about snow but not if you are a ski bum. Now is the time to start planning to attend one of the many available gay ski events in 2012. January 8-15: Arosa Gay Ski Week - Arosa, Switze

Obama slept here, and you can too

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
October 6, 2011 4:00 PM |
The Phoenician is rolling out the red . . . ah, make that pink carpet for LGBT travelers with its Pride in the Desert package designed especially for this discerning and well-traveled audience. Available through Dec. 31, the package includes accommod

Located in the heart of Pennsylvania's beautiful Poconos, gay-owned and operated Rainbow Mountain Resort is offering a number of special themed fall weekend events: Follow @metroweekly

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