Topics :: travel

Michael Luongo’s "Sensual Travels," Gay Erotica From Around the World

By David Toussaint | Wednesday Apr 16, 2014
Traveling and sex are as intertwined as the positions you and your foreign date discover together. Michael Luongo, a Pulitzer-prize nominee, edits the 20 stories exploring these themes in "Sensual Travel: The Best of Gay Erotica."

"Bleisure" and "Honeyteering" :: Travel’s Made-Up Words

By Beth J. Harpaz | Thursday Apr 10, 2014
Whatever you’re doing on vacation, chances are there’s a made-up word to describe it. Combine honeymoon and volunteering, you get honeyteering. Combine business and leisure, you get bleisure.

Summer of Love: Beyond London

By Matthew Wexler | Sunday Apr 6, 2014
Whether celebrating your honeymoon or a sexy singles weekend, Britain has a dazzling array of choices for LGBT travelers.

Bubble and Squeak: England’s Comeback Cuisine Makes Its Mark

By Laura Grimmer | Friday Apr 4, 2014
While previously we Americans might have been jealous of the British for their dry sense of humor and their gin, we were always confident in one thing: Our food was better. No more. The British culinary scene is not on its way -- it has arrived.

A Women’s Weekend in The Country: Vegan Style

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Mar 19, 2014
Kosmic Kitchen in partnership with Stonover Farm will host their second annual spring retreat for women, with a focus on healthy eating and wellness.

Spring Forward at 4 Off-the-Beaten-Path Spas

By Jill Gleeson | Tuesday Mar 18, 2014
Get rubbed and buffed at four luxurious - and unexpected - spas that offer unique treatments and spectacular settings for a new season.

Go for the Food: Mobile

By Jay Reeves | Tuesday Mar 18, 2014
It’s easy to miss some tasty seafood restaurants on Alabama’s northern Gulf Coast: They’re hidden on a string of islands and peninsulas in the Mobile Delta.

The Many Colors of CancĂșn

By David Perry | Sunday Mar 16, 2014
From white sands to white tequila, CancĂșn offers respite for travelers craving a tropical getaway with roots in ancient Mayan culture.

Romance Week: Now Hear Vancouver

By Kelsy Chauvin | Thursday Mar 13, 2014
Wedding bells are ringing and you’re headed to Vancouver, which has enjoyed legal same-sex marriage since 2003. It’s among Canada’s most gay-proud cities, with an annual midsummer Pride festival drawing as many attendees as the entire citywide population.

Romance Week: Good Scents in Memphis

By Kelsy Chauvin | Wednesday Mar 12, 2014
Between its legacies of barbeque and rock ’n’ roll, one could argue that Memphis is a great city for engaging all the senses. But it’s the olfactory appeal of Blues City that inspires newlyweds to breathe in a unique destination -- wedding or honeymoon.