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Soak up the sun and have fun in LA

Soak up the sun and have fun in LA

Hollywood's best-known landmark wouldn't have happened if it weren't for a closeted gay man from San Francisco.

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By Heather Cassell | April 24, 2019

Rainbow flags and banners will fill Vienna's Ringstrasse as more than 200,000 people are expected to parade through the Imperial City's main boulevard to its Town Hall for EuroPride in June.

By Ed Walsh | March 27, 2019

As I walked by the lesbian-focused Toasted Walnut Bar and Kitchen in Philadelphia earlier this month, the first panhandler who approached me in the three days I had spent walking around the city solicited me.


By Heather Cassell | February 27, 2019

There's no question: New York City Pride, combined with WorldPride for the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, is going to be historic.

By Ed Walsh | January 30, 2019

Earlier this month the most memorable part of my trip to Palm Springs was a night I spent in a hotel room in the gay resort InnDulge.


By Ed Walsh | December 26, 2018

It was a pivotal moment in Victor Salvo's life that would eventually give birth to a Chicago landmark.

By Heather Cassell | November 28, 2018

When the Kilauea volcano erupted in May, I was back stateside but immediately took in the news.


By Ed Walsh | October 24, 2018

As I rode a bicycle by the front entrance to the White House on Pennsylvania Avenue, I felt a little shocked. I was taken aback about how much smaller the White House looks in person and how small the White House lawn was.

By Roberto Friedman | October 17, 2018

When Saoirse Ronan as Lady Bird in Greta Gerwig's film of that name calls her hometown Sacramento "the Midwest of California," it's a good line but maybe a little bit unfair to our state capital.


By Heather Cassell | September 26, 2018

Sipping wine, enjoying good food, and tasting olive oil is the epitome of California's wine country, but Sonoma County also offers something else for visitors: an urban experience.

By Heather Cassell | August 29, 2018

Portland is booming and the Pacific Northwest city is attempting to hold onto its unique, quirky vibe that makes it such an original and cool place to visit.


By Charlie Wagner | July 25, 2018

You can visit walkable cities, stroll sandy beaches, and enjoy magnificent meals in southern France, in summer, without the crowds, as my husband and I discovered on a recent trip to Toulouse, Montpellier, and Marseille.

By Charlie Wagner | June 20, 2018

Glamping - you've probably heard the term, but may not know what it is. The name is a mash-up of camping and glamorous, adding a pleasant gay note to the idea of sleeping in a tent.


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