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Best Time to Visit Costa Rica is Green Season

Costa Rica has just two very distinct seasons, with fans and supporters of both. Costa Rica is due to explode “year round” as more visitors discover the benefits in both the dry and the green periods. The high or “Dry Season” begins late November and continues into May. This period is often frequented by northern […]

Destination Costa Rica Popular As Ever

Destination Costa Rica Popular As Ever

Las Aguas Jungle Lodge in Costa Rica is owned by a Florida doctor who tirelessly promotes San Jose and outback Costa Rica as a gay and lesbian destination, along with his fellow Floridian James of Colours Costa Rica. The pair was spotted working the gay travel show crowd in Ft. Lauderdale during the IGLTA convention. […]

Guadalajara Has Vibrant Gay Scene

Guadalajara Has Vibrant Gay Scene

Guadalajara, the second-largest metropolis in Mexico, is a friendly, culturally rich city with a vibrant gay scene, says Gay Travel Writer Andrew Collins. He reports that Guadalajara has two-dozen gay bars and gay-friendly B&B inns, plus many gay welcoming restaurants and cafes, the majority of them within easy walking distance of the central Plaza Tapatia. […]

Colours Oasis Resort – 25 in 25 Special

Our “25 in 25” Special … Celebrate Colours Destinations’ Silver Anniversary with 25% off our already reduced rates in this our 25th year of Gay Tourism when you book 7 or more nights in Colours Oasis Resort – San Jose. We offer to create a customized package for guests or their agents throughout Costa Rica […]

Puerto Vallarta—Mexico’s Gay Riviera

By Roy Heale Often when we think of gay icons, whether they are straight or gay,we recognise them for a sole contribution to the GLBT community. Such is not the case with Dame Elizabeth Taylor.When being out and gay was considered a career disaster she is renowned for supporting her Hollywood closeted gay friends and co-stars […]

Les Alebrijes Festival – 6 to 9 November 2008

Les Alebrijes is a brand new enterprise focused on lesbian art & tourism in Mexico. On November 6th- Les Alebrijes –  the 1st Lesbian Arts Festival in Mexico is happening in  Puerto Vallarta. Visitors will enjoy painting, sculpture, music and more from important Mexican artists. If you happen to be heading to Mexico this year then check out more details on […]

Latin Destinations: Costa Rican Art Oasis

I just discovered an exclusive retreat for lovers of nature and art, operated by gay partners Carlos & Randy, in a private rainforest preserve in southern Costa Rica. No way could Steve & Bob (from Las Aguas Waterfall Jungle Lodge an hour away) believe what was behind the electronic gate after driving 6kms on some […]

Jet Lag Cure Specific to Costa Rica

I’ve learned two things in my first two days in Central America. The locals – Ticos – live to a very ripe old age, probably because they know how to achieve a natural wellbeing by connecting with the universe’s vital energy. My encounter with a massage practitioner named Luis Alberto Sanchez helped me discover my […]

International Gay Travel Leaders Condemn Jamaica’s Anti-Gay Climate

In light of published news reports and first-hand accounts of growing anti-gay crimes and threats in Jamaica, the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) strongly condemns Jamaica’s climate of fear, hatred and hostility towards all lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. We call immediately on Jamaica’s community leaders to cease their oppression, and […]

Gay Bermuda

We recently had an email as follows: I am a gay male; planning to visit Bermuda in March, 08. Can you provide me with any information about “gay” Bermuda; Gay friendly restaurants? bars? ets. Thank you so much. It has been impossible to find any information. Bermuda has in the past been in the gay […]

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Rainbow Rambler on Travel Photography

Tip: When visiting a new land, listen to the locals, listen to your fellow tourists, put down your cameras and just be. Anyone who’s been to the Louvre in Paris or Borobudur Temple in Java will have seen that kind of tourist who walks around everywhere with their selfie-stick phone or camera in front of […]