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No Parking, the first gay bar in Washington Heights in upper Manhattan, closed this past weekend to make way for a Planet Fitness gym

Gay marriage isn’t legal in Italy, but Simona Tolisano recognizes the rising demand for same-sex weddings and honeymoons in the country of romance

The religious holiday brings out some unique customs and traditions from all over the globe

With a rich gay history and exciting culinary offerings, not even gray British weather is enough to dampen Brighton's bright light

How well do you know this Northern European country sandwiched between Germany, Sweden and Norway? Home to the world’s best restaurant and cycling paths, we discuss why Denmark is topping the travel charts

The Rainbow Nation’s sands go beyond tans and turf. From surfing to sunning we dive deep into the best South Africa’s coasts offer

Jacuzzis on balconies overlooking ancient volcanoes and dinner tables on the shores of crystal blue waters, these hotels on the Greek island of Santorini must be seen to be believed

The fourth annual event is changing Latin America by putting the region’s LGBT businesses and consumers face-to-face with the world’s largest companies

The luxurious ‘Milan O Man’ package by the Principe di Savoia hotel includes fizzy on arrival, a masseur and a city guide for gay couples looking for a few unforgettable days in the fashion and design capital of the world

Outside military service, where else can you run over 10 miles of wet and dirty obstacle courses designed to test your all-around strength, stamina, mental grit and camaraderie?

As winter gives way to spring, the month of April heats up with the world’s biggest lesbian party in California, a bear weekend in Spain and a pride celebration in the Caribbean

The Sunshine Stampede sees men and women from all across North America come together for a weekend of bull riding, barrel racing and over $5000 in prizes

Oenophiles rejoice! LGBT event company Out In The Vineyard is taking a select few on the ultimate South Africa wine safari

Canada’s largest LGBTI festival takes over 25 blocks from 20 to 29 June

Culture vultures look no further than Sweden’s capital for a fun romp into Scandinavian art, photography, dance and of course the plushest places to lay your head

Break up your holiday with an adventure down some rapids, or plan an entire vacation around the most fun river bends in the world from Arizona to Nepal

Top off your wedding celebrations with these out-of-this-world honeymoon venues, specially selected by gay-friendly stay service Further Afield

There’s a reason the Rainbow Nation is a choice location for shooting music videos, and it goes beyond cityscapes and sceneries

Kyoto’s Hotel Granvia and the Shunkoin Temple are welcoming same-sex couples to exchange vows with a traditional Buddhist wedding ceremony in Kyoto

The Madeiran city of Funchal is not a typical capital: Cable cars and gay nightclubs mix with charming hotels and banana tree plantations in the middle of the city

More travel destinations are catering to the needs of gay and lesbian parents as same-sex families are becoming more normalized. Here are some things to consider prior to departure

GSN was at the first ever Lesbian Prom held in Scala, Kings Cross, and with Charli XCX performing, it did not disappoint

Witness the glory of the world’s tallest mountain joined by fellow gay and lesbian travelers. Unbound Expeditions will take you on a three-week journey you will never forget

We set you up for a successful St Patrick’s Day full of drinking and flirting in Irish with our latest gay-friendly language guide. Sláinte! (it means ‘cheers,’ pronounced ‘slawn-cha’)

Elevation: Mammoth sponsor Alaska Airlines is offering two round-trip tickets to some of the most popular LGBTI destinations. The 12th annual ski event is currently underway and will feature a performance by gay country singer Steve Grand

Further Afield, who picks through the world’s best hotels and screens them for quality and service, is now offering a wedding planner service to help lock down the venue for your big day

Forest-spas, igloo hotels and hammocks in the bedroom are some of the creative features helping Austria dominate the hospitality industry with these cool accommodations

The world’s most profitable companies including Hilton, Macy's and Nickelodeon are sponsors of Family Outfest, a weeklong party for same-sex parents, their kids and ally families

Enter by 14 of March so you and your partner can win a lavish wedding for you and 100 of your closest at Caesars Atlantic City in New Jersey, complete with everything from catering and photography to the bachelore or bachelorette parties