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Why Gay Pride Still Matters

WHY GAY PRIDE STILL MATTERS

Today, May 17th, is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia - IDAHOT. I wanted to take the occasion to share...

Europe's Top 10 Best Countries for LGBTQ Rights

EUROPE'S TOP 10 BEST COUNTRIES FOR LGBTQ RIGHTS

Since 2009, the ILGA-Europe has released an annual ranking of European countries and the legal and policy situations for LGBTQ people...

 
 
 
Gay relationships on full display in off-Broadway play Afterglow

GAY RELATIONSHIPS ON FULL DISPLAY IN OFF-BROADWAY PLAY AFTERGLOW

This past week I was invited to attend a showing of an off-Broadway play, Afterglow. It's been playing at the Davenport Theater for...

My First Month in Brooklyn

MY FIRST MONTH IN BROOKLYN

Well, life happened. It's still pretty hard to imagine how it happened. But here I am. It's been a whirlwind month of stories I probably...

 
 
 
Travel Hacking: Save on Your Next Trip with Acorns Found Money

TRAVEL HACKING: SAVE ON YOUR NEXT TRIP WITH ACORNS FOUND MONEY

There's no secret formula to traveling for free, but I find the more people travel, the more ways they find to make the experience...

A Gay Guy's Weekend Guide to Brighton

A GAY GUY'S WEEKEND GUIDE TO BRIGHTON

When people talk about “ gay England ,” there's almost always one city they're referring to. The seaside town of Brighton has and always...

 
 
 
Dear Travelers, Send Your Mom A Postcard This Mother's Day

DEAR TRAVELERS, SEND YOUR MOM A POSTCARD THIS MOTHER'S DAY

There are always distractions, sights to see, things to do, people to meet. It's a delicate balance to take in the adventure of travel...

Walking the New Forest

WALKING THE NEW FOREST

Typical scene from a wet spring day in the New Forest When I first stepped off the train platform in Brockenhurst , it was the smell...

 
 
 
Snowshoeing in Switzerland at Saint-Cergue

SNOWSHOEING IN SWITZERLAND AT SAINT-CERGUE

When my sister first suggested a day trip for “snowshoeing,” I was immediately skeptical. It was mid-March and I was already done with...

The Hoxton - My Favorite Hotel in London

THE HOXTON - MY FAVORITE HOTEL IN LONDON

What is it about a holiday where you sometimes just talk a little more? Or how while on holiday you might be a little bit extra outgoing,...

 
 
 
A Night Out at Asia's Biggest Gay Circuit Party: gCircuit during Songkran

A NIGHT OUT AT ASIA'S BIGGEST GAY CIRCUIT PARTY: GCIRCUIT DURING SONGKRAN

The entrance was totally unassuming at first. Arrived in a taxi to the hotel, I meandered my way through the massive lobby, up an escalator,...

45 Unexpected Things To Do in Paris

45 UNEXPECTED THINGS TO DO IN PARIS

Paris is one of those cities that's always so easy to return to. There are just so many amazing things to do in the city, so many amazing...

 
 
 
I'm moving back to America. Here's why

I'M MOVING BACK TO AMERICA. HERE'S WHY

Well hi. This has been a bit of a surprise for most of you-even many friends and acquaintances in Berlin. I've kept it under wraps...

New Life Motto: See More, Do More, Share Less

NEW LIFE MOTTO: SEE MORE, DO MORE, SHARE LESS

It's been a weird year and we're still less than a quarter of the way through. But with everything that's been going on, I've also...

 
 
 
17 Best Things to Do in Mumbai

17 BEST THINGS TO DO IN MUMBAI

By Adam Groffman Cities like Mumbai may seem chaotic at first, and even if the first reaction of many travelers is to flee to the relatively...

5 Lies about Travel Blogging

5 LIES ABOUT TRAVEL BLOGGING

By Adam Groffman Well, hey. I'm pretty sure I've tried to start writing this blog post at least 10 times over the past two years. But...

 
 
 
The Special Stories We Tell When Sending Postcards

THE SPECIAL STORIES WE TELL WHEN SENDING POSTCARDS

By Adam Groffman SPONSORED - I'm writing this blog as I sit on the top bunk of a sleeper train, traveling from Gokarna Road Station...

Solo Gay Travel as a Backpacker - What You Need to Know!

SOLO GAY TRAVEL AS A BACKPACKER - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW!

By Adam Groffman Backpacking is one of those once-in-a-lifetime experiences that opens you up to the world and allows you to experience...

 
 
 
Berlin - the Perfect City for Freelancers?

BERLIN - THE PERFECT CITY FOR FREELANCERS?

By Adam Groffman With more and more regularity, I wonder if Berlin is truly my kind of city. I've read all the articles extolling the...

How to Read in 2018

HOW TO READ IN 2018

By Adam Groffman I made a random purchase on Amazon recently. I was buying a phone cover for my new Google Pixel and due to whatever...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

You probably missed the sweet gift Meghan Markle gave to her bridesmaids at...

You probably missed the sweet gift Meghan Markle gave to her bridesmaids at the royal wedding

Reuters Meghan Markle gave her young bridesmaids the sweetest gift at the royal wedding . The Duchess of Sussex gifted each of her six bridesmaids a pair of monogrammed white... Read more ...

Meghan Markle's wedding ring was made from a special type of gold - and it's...

Meghan Markle's wedding ring was made from a special type of gold - and it's part of a royal tradition

Dominic Lipinski/WPA Pool/Getty Images Meghan Markle 's wedding ring was made from Welsh gold and gifted by Queen Elizabeth II , Kensington Palace revealed. The tradition of... Read more ...

Chase just announced a new business card with no annual fee, and it's a...

Chase just announced a new business card with no annual fee, and it's a no-brainer for small business owners and freelancers

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network. Chase Chase just launched a new... Read more ...

Elon Musk Says Tesla Model 3 Updates Coming After Consumer Reports Found...

Elon Musk Says Tesla Model 3 Updates Coming After Consumer Reports Found 'Big Flaws'

Following a Consumer Reports story yesterday, where the publication said it found “big flaws” with the Tesla Model 3's braking distance, touch screen and ride quality and thus... Read more ...

Austrian Airlines Introduces New Economy “Light” Fare on North American Routes

Austrian Airlines Introduces New Economy “Light” Fare on North American Routes

As of summer 2018, Austrian Airlines passengers will be able to book a so-called Economy “Light” fare on routes to North America. As the basic rate, the new fare is the least... Read more ...

Tobago Hotel and Tourism Association President encourages Chinese tourists...

Tobago Hotel and Tourism Association President encourages Chinese tourists to visit T&T

Tobago Hotel and Tourism Association President Chris James welcomed the initiatives spearheaded by Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley to encourage tourism in T&T. Read more ...

Police are responding to reports of an active shooter in Panama City, Florida

Police are responding to reports of an active shooter in Panama City, Florida

Twitter/ WCSOFL Authorities responded Tuesday to reports of an active shooter in Panama City, Florida. It's unclear whether anyone is injured. Authorities were responding... Read more ...

CORE: Club Founder Jennie Enterprise on Curating Ideas

CORE: Club Founder Jennie Enterprise on Curating Ideas

Having become one of New York's most prominent members' clubs, CORE: now attracts attention from across the globe, but there's more to this exclusive hub than first meets the... Read more ...

A look at the life and fortune of John McCain, who has a sprawling real...

A look at the life and fortune of John McCain, who has a sprawling real estate portfolio and donated $1.7 million in book sales to charity

Ross D. Franklin/AP Senator John McCain has reportedly been spending time at his ranch home in Arizona while battling brain cancer. McCain's new memoir, "The Restless Wave... Read more ...

Qatar tourism authority opens new office in Mumbai

Qatar tourism authority opens new office in Mumbai

The Qatar Tourism Authority has opened a representative office in Mumbai, Maharashtra which is the eleventh in QTA's network of offices around the globe. Their aim is to tap... Read more ...