TRAVEL FEATURE: From Manchester to ‘La Dolce Vita’

It’s 1990 in a gay bar in Canal Street Manchester, two young single guys met, with the potential of just a fleeting experience. Who ever knew what was to follow. This is how...

Applications open for IGLTA Foundation Tourism Scholarships, 2018

The IGLTA Foundation is offering scholarships to attend the 35th Annual Global Convention of the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association in Toronto, from May 9-12,...

Pride Cymru 2017 – colourful, brilliant and proud!

As a Welsh Gay man, returning home for this superb, fun, engaging LGBTQ Pride event, I felt truly proud to see my county and capital city embracing LGBTQ folk and rights in...
Posted On 30 Aug 2017

Win a Holiday to the Florida Keys & Key West at Brighton & Hove Pride

The Florida Keys has long been a favourite holiday destination for LGBT+ visitors, who receive a warm welcome to the island chain where the official motto, One Human Family,...

PICTURE DIARY: World Pride in Madrid, 2017

Madrid World Pride 2017 opened with a ceremony that took place in the Teatro Calderon and the streets around were packed full of expectant Spanish and visitors. This is a...
Posted On 25 Jul 2017

Turkey and Greece suffer earthquake in tourist hot spots

An earthquake registering 6.7 magnitude on the richter scale has occurred in the Aegean Sea, off the coast of Turkey and Greece in the Dodecanese region in the early hours of...

TRAVEL FEATURE: Isle of Wight Pride

The Isle of Wight. A little secret that the local LGBT community on the Isle of Wight have kept hidden from the rest of the world… until now. The picturesque island, nestled...
Posted On 14 Jul 2017

TRAVEL FEATURE: Mallorca – a secret place?

Millions of people, Brits included, visit Mallorca every year with most heading straight for the famous beach resorts of Cala Figuera, Illetas, Palmanova, Can Pastilla, or...

TRAVEL FEATURE: Go west, young man? Not anymore

The Village People and Pet Shop Boys have been telling us to Go West for years, but today the mood in London is more Go East. Roger Wheeler and his husband Mike Go North to...

iViva la vida! Madrid hosts WorldPride on Saturday, July 1

After Rome (2000), Jerusalem (2006), London (2012) and Toronto (2014), Madrid hosts the most important event for the LGBT+ community globally, this Saturday, July 1. Madrid...

BOOK REVIEW: Spartacus: International Gay Guide 2017

Published by the Bruno Gmunder with their usual attention to quality and detail, it's an excellent research and travel resource. All in all it’s the physical guide for LGBT...
Posted On 23 Jun 2017

IGLTA hosts most globally diverse convention to date

The International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association’s (ILGTA) 34th Annual Global Convention, brought together more than 400 tourism professionals representing 36 countries to...

Heathrow partners with Gay Star News

Heathrow partners Gay Star News to share editorial and social media news on the travel section of Gay Star News, Gay Star Travel.

Tel Aviv to host the world’s first bisexuality themed Pride parade

The City of Tel Aviv-Yafo has announced the theme of the 2017 LGBT+ Pride Parade will be Bisexuality Visibility, making it the first large-scale pride parade in the world to...